Klarna we’re valued at $45bn last round 3 months ago. If/when they IPO they’ll be $60bn which is probably too big to justify a takeover. If you’re paying big money there is limited headroom to improve the valuation.
Affirm AFRM in US still solo
going great guns with AMZN tie up
There are plenty of examples of independent buy now pay later companies but the tide is turning. Amazon don’t need anyone to offer finance on their behalf, when the market get to a size worth their attention they’ll add the feature to Amazon pay and roll it out everywhere.
agreed , always a risk
or they could get bought , like Square did Afterpay