Facebook is quietly working on building a new payments platform, which will also be independent of WhatsApp payments
- The platform will allow buyers and sellers to transact on Facebook Marketplace and Messenger.
- The company is reportedly testing the beta version of the payments platform in India.
- The report further adds that the company has already launched a beta version of recharge payments for mobile phone and other prepaid services on its chat-based platform Messenger.
- The platform will be separate from WhatsApp and will allow peer-to-peer and peer-to-merchant payments.