Mumbai, Apr 16 (PTI) Private sector lender Axis Bank today said it has tied up with Mastercard to launch a forex card for football fans.

As part of an offer, the bank is offering to throw an all-expense trip for two to watch the UEFA Champions League Final in Kyiv, Ukraine, a bank statement said.

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Travel portal icanstay raises Rs 1.30 crore from Manoj Prasad * Business travellers-focused e-commerce portal icanstay today said it has raised Rs 1.30 crore in angel funding from MP Morgan Capital Partners’ chairman Manoj Prasad.

The funding is in addition to the Rs 2.24 crore it had raised from Prasad recently, an official statement said, adding that the firm has been valued at Rs 36 crore after the current round of funding.

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PhonePe partners with MMTC-PAMP

* Digital payments company PhonePe today said it has entered into a partnership with MMTC-PAMP to provide 24 carat gold of 99.99 per cent purity on its app.

With this partnership, PhonePe is now the first digital payments app to offer a gold marketplace to its users, the company said in a release issued here.

MMTC-PAMP is a joint venture between PAMP SA Switzerland and MMTC Ltd.

Customers can monitor live gold prices to make purchases at transparent rates prices as it will be linked with rates in the commercial bullion market.

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