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11 DECEMBER 2017
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1. Comment: Revolution ahead, so hold onto your mobile device
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
Comment: Revolution ahead, so hold onto your mobile device Attending a banking conference these days can be compared with the apocalyptic predictions of prophets of doom foretelling the end of the world ...
Thursday, 07 December 2017
2. Ice partners with network for rewards
(Card & Payments World | News/Corporate cards)
Ice partners with network for rewards Agreement covers 2000 physical outlets plus online stores Customer loyalty programme Ice has announced a new rewards platform for Mastercard cardholders The ...
Tuesday, 05 December 2017
3. New card issuer shakes up Brazil
(Card & Payments World | News/Financial Services)
New card issuer shakes up Brazil Digital player now has 2.5 million customers New payments player Nubank has become the sixth biggest credit card issuer in Brazil. The bank, which does not have ...
Tuesday, 05 December 2017
4. PayPal integrates with micro-investing app
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
PayPal integrates with micro-investing app Millennials targeted as brand expands payments offering PayPal is integrating its payment platform with fast-expanding micro-investment app Acorns. The ...
Friday, 01 December 2017
5. Gemalto to cut 10% of workforce
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Gemalto to cut 10% of workforce Redundancies as SIM slowdown blamed Gemalto is to cut around 288 jobs in France, nearly a tenth of its workforce in the country. The company, which is putting more ...
Friday, 01 December 2017
6. Ixaris launches open payments cloud architecture
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Ixaris launches open payments cloud architecture Commercial rollout after completion of EU-sponsored initiative Ixaris Group has launched the Open Payments Cloud, a cloud-based architecture that ...
Thursday, 30 November 2017
7. Android Pay makes first Latin America launch
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
Android Pay makes first Latin America launch NFC wallet competes with Samsung Pay, but Apple Pay yet to enter market Google Android Pay has launched in Brazil, its first market in Latin ...
Thursday, 30 November 2017
8. Romanian project to modernise POS terminals
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Romanian project to modernise POS terminals Country has fastest card payments growth in Europe Wirecard Romania (formerly Provus Group), Spire Payments and ServuS Romania are collaborating to complete ...
Wednesday, 29 November 2017
9. DT Fraud Conference 2018
(Events/General)
10-11 April 2018 DT Fraud Conference 2018 London http://www.fraudconference.co.uk/
Wednesday, 29 November 2017
10. Contactless limit: Cardholders want customisation and control
(Card & Payments World | News/Contactless)
Contactless limit: Cardholders want customisation and control Over a quarter would immediately raise transaction limit Nearly half (48%) of shoppers would like to customise their contactless card ...
Wednesday, 29 November 2017
11. Payments marketplace raises US$4m
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Payments marketplace raises US$4m Ex-Barclaycard CEO on board as non-exec director Payments marketplace APEXX has closed an initial seed funding round and been awarded a grant by Innovate UK, activity ...
Wednesday, 29 November 2017
5-6 March 2018 FINSEC Banking Security Summit Dubai, UAE The second edition of FINSEC The Banking Security Summit will bring together leading decision makers and solution providers to share case ...
Tuesday, 28 November 2017
13. EC sets deadline for banks to meet PSD2 standards
(Card & Payments World | News/Regulation)
EC sets bank deadline for delayed PSD2 standards Schedule for standards on strong customer authentication and third party access to bank data Banks will have 18 months to meet the finalised PSD2 ...
Tuesday, 28 November 2017
14. What Millennials want from a payment method
(Card & Payments World | News/Customer Insight)
What Millennials want from a payment method Group is under-served by current payment offerings The most important feature of a payment method for Millennials is one that provides an interest-free ...
Monday, 27 November 2017
15. Banks sign Mastercard exclusivity deal
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Banks sign Mastercard exclusivity deal All cards converted to network CYBG, owner of Clydesdale Bank, Yorkshire Bank and digital bank B, is switching all of the three banks' remaining Visa credit ...
Monday, 27 November 2017
16. Challenger bank partners with Yoyo Wallet
(Card & Payments World | News/Loyalty/Marketing)
Challenger bank partners with Yoyo Wallet Open Banking API enables automatic reward points collection  Starling Bank has partnered with the Yoyo Wallet mobile payment and loyalty app to customers ...
Friday, 24 November 2017
17. WeChat Pay announces further expansion
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
WeChat Pay announces further expansion Third overseas move in a week with transit trial WeChat Pay has made another move beyond its domestic Chinese mainland market, with a trial of its mobile wallet ...
Friday, 24 November 2017
18. More than half global eCommerce payments now mobile
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
More than half global eCommerce payments now mobile Mobile devices have lower drop-off rate  Mobile payments now account for 52% of eCommerce payments worldwide, surpassing desktop as the medium ...
Friday, 24 November 2017
19. Wells Fargo app targets Millennials
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
Wells Fargo app targets Millennials Launch set for early 2018 Wells Fargo has launched an app with tools to help consumers manage their money and know where they stand financially. The Greenhouse ...
Friday, 24 November 2017
20. UK Open Banking project expanded
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
UK Open Banking project expanded Standards to cover all PSD2 products  The UK Open Banking project is being expanded to all payment account types covered by the EU second Payments Services Directive ...
Thursday, 23 November 2017
21. JCB signs global acquiring agreement
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
JCB signs global acquiring agreement Partnership with payments platform extended JCB international and payments platform Adyen have signed an extension to their License Agreement enabling global JCB ...
Thursday, 23 November 2017
22. Singapore approves QR payments specification
(Card & Payments World | News/Financial Services)
Singapore approves QR payments specification System to rollout in 2018 The Singapore Payments Council has endorsed the specification for a common Singapore Quick Response Code (SG QR) that can accept ...
Thursday, 23 November 2017
23. WeChatPay expands in Asia Pacific
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
WeChat Pay expands in Asia Pacific Growing economies targeted with Philippines and Malaysia moves WeChat Pay is expanding its footprint across Asia Pacific with a new payments deal for Chinese ...
Thursday, 23 November 2017
24. Details of Uber cover-up emerge
(Card & Payments World | News/Fraud and Security)
Details of Uber cover-up emerge 42,000 email addresses posted on Dark Web Details are emerging of the extent of Ubers year-long cover-up by of the data breach of its systems. The compromise stole ...
Wednesday, 22 November 2017
25. Latest payments news round-up
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Latest payments news round-up Some of the major stories happening this week: - Tencent value tops Facebook - BofA partners for contactless and IoT payments - Visa tests blockchain B2B payments - EBA relocates ...
Wednesday, 22 November 2017
26. So how do you think it went?
(Card & Payments World | News/Customer Insight)
So how do you think it went? We are talking about 2017 of course and we are really keen to know how you feel about it. Was 2017 a good year for you, or a lousy one? Has the payments industry moved forward ...
Tuesday, 21 November 2017
27. Boku launches London IPO
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Boku launches London IPO Plan to raise £45 for investors and development  Boku, the mobile payments company whose CEO is former Visa executive Jon Prideaux, is floating on the Alternative Investment ...
Monday, 20 November 2017
28. WeChat expands acceptance into airport
(Card & Payments World | News/Corporate cards)
WeChat expands acceptance into airport Alipay rollout increased Chinese spend by 92% WeChat, the Chinese social media network that claims 902 million active daily users, is now accepted for POS ...
Monday, 20 November 2017
29. Cryptocurrency card enables in-store payments
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Cryptocurrency card enables in-store payments Platform launches with five initial currencies A new payment card will enable users to spend cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin at physical merchants. ...
Thursday, 16 November 2017
30. Malaysia Instant Payments rollout
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Malaysia Instant Payments rollout Plans to go crossborder with payments to other countries Malaysian financial market infrastructure provider PayNet is building the countrys Real-time Retail Payments ...
Wednesday, 15 November 2017
31. Banks form company to manage third party risk
(Card & Payments World | News/Fraud and Security)
Banks form company to manage third party risk Major institutions pool expertise to address escalating challenges A consortium of major US banks and payments companies has formed a new company to ...
Wednesday, 15 November 2017
32. US Instant Payments scheme launches
(Card & Payments World | News/Financial Services)
US Instant Payments scheme launches Bank-led project starts with six institutions on board The Clearing House consortium of US banks has launched the RTP real-time payments scheme, with the goal ...
Tuesday, 14 November 2017
33. Mastercard card growth outpaces Visa in Europe
(Card & Payments World | News/Customer Insight)
Mastercard card growth outpaces Visa in Europe UnionPay doubles presence in region The number of Mastercard-branded cards increased by 9% in Europe in 2016, compared with an increase of 6% for rival ...
Monday, 13 November 2017
34. 600 PSPs sign up for pan-Europe Instant Payments scheme
(Card & Payments World | News/Financial Services)
600 PSPs sign up for pan-Europe Instant Payments scheme - Platform to cover eight countries from launch - Visa sets Europe Instant Payments mandate for card issuers There are numerous Instant ...
Monday, 13 November 2017
35. EBA sets out implementation schedule for PSD2 fraud standards
(Card & Payments World | News/Regulation)
EBA sets out schedule for PSD2 fraud standards Timeline after closure of consultation period The European Banking Authority says the new PSD2 fraud reporting standards will become binding for ...
Friday, 10 November 2017
36. Remote fuel payment app from Yandex.Money
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
Remote fuel payment app from Yandex.Money System to roll out across Russia Russian online payment service Yandex.Money has released an app allowing drivers to pay for fuel remotely without having ...
Thursday, 09 November 2017
37. WeChat takes stake in Snap
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
WeChat takes stake in Snap Chinese internet giant expands payments ambitions in US and Europe  Chinas WeChat has taken a 12% stake in US-based Snap, owner of the Snapchat image messaging app.  ...
Wednesday, 08 November 2017
38. Payment-enabled gloves at the Winter Olympics
(Card & Payments World | News/Contactless)
Payment-enabled gloves at the Winter Olympics Athletes and fans to get range of wearables  Fans and athletes at the forthcoming Winter Olympic Games in South Korea will be able to make payments ...
Wednesday, 08 November 2017
39. Banks to be more liable for push payments fraud
(Card & Payments World | News/Fraud and Security)
Banks to be more liable for push payments fraud New proposals would require customers to be compensated Banks would have greater liability for compensating customers who fall victim to push payment ...
Tuesday, 07 November 2017
40. Bank takes processing in-house after failures
(Card & Payments World | News/Acquiring)
Bank takes processing in-house after failures Move follows third outage this year Digital bank Revolut is to take its processing in-house after suffering a series of payment transaction failures. ...
Monday, 06 November 2017
41. Polish POS loyalty offering to roll out in Finland
(Card & Payments World | News/Loyalty/Marketing)
Polish POS loyalty offering to roll out in Finland Merchant platform links to payment cards Polish fintech ZenCard is launching its merchant POS loyalty and marketing technology onto the Finnish ...
Monday, 06 November 2017
42. “Pivotal moment” as PSD2 fraud reporting consultation closes
(Card & Payments World | News/Regulation)
Pivotal moment as PSD2 fraud reporting consultation closes Banks and PSPs must be compliant with high level requirements The European Banking Authority (EBA) has closed its consultation period ...
Monday, 06 November 2017
43. Visa launches real-time payments in Europe
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Visa launches real-time payments in Europe Platform enables P2P, B2C and B2B transfers Visa is rolling out a real-time payments platform in Europe for domestic and cross-border payments for businesses ...
Friday, 03 November 2017
44. Hackers use new Trojan to attack banks
(Card & Payments World | News/Fraud and Security)
Hackers use new Trojan to attack banks FIs in Russia, Malaysia and Armenia affected Hackers are using a new Trojan called Silence against financial institutions in Russia, Malaysia and Armenia. ...
Friday, 03 November 2017
45. Mobile is coming in commercial payments
(Card & Payments World | News/Customer Insight)
Mobile is coming in commercial payments Market to reach tipping point by end of decade Previous hurdles slowing the adoption of commercial mobile spend are beginning to fall. While consumer adoption ...
Friday, 03 November 2017
Money 2020 report: Getting ready for the reinvention of payments Prime focus on blockchain, cryptocurrencies, AI and AR Trying to sum up the main trends and discussion points from a conference as massive ...
Thursday, 02 November 2017
47. Only 13% would share financial data with third parties
(Card & Payments World | News/Customer Insight)
Only 13% would share financial data with third parties French, Canadian and Japanese customers are most cautious Just 13% of UK bank customers say they would be happy to share data with third parties ...
Thursday, 02 November 2017
48. YES Bank fined US$1m for ATM breach
(Card & Payments World | News/Regulation)
YES Bank fined US$1m for ATM breach Reporting was too slow YES Bank of India has been fined approximately US$1m by The Reserve Bank of India for failing to promptly report a breach of its ATM network. ...
Thursday, 02 November 2017
49. Turkish digital wallet approaches 5m transactions
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
Turkish digital wallet approaches 5m transactions Service has 1.5m active users Digital wallet BKM Express is approaching 5 million transactions having achieved 100% growth in each of the last two ...
Thursday, 02 November 2017
50. Digital challenger plans to become a bank
(Card & Payments World | News/Financial Services)
Digital challenger plans to become a bank License would enable new lending products UK alternative financial services company Cashplus is applying for a banking licence. Cashplus provides instant ...
Thursday, 02 November 2017
51. Equifax faces deluge of class action suits
(Card & Payments World | News/Fraud and Security)
Equifax faces deluge of class action suits Former CEO blames one employee for breach More than 70 class action lawsuits have been filed against Equifax since the credit reporting company revealed ...
Wednesday, 01 November 2017
52. New chair for Efma
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
New chair for Efma Javier San Felix leaves role after three years Yolande Piazza, CEO of Citi Fin-Tech is to succeed Javier San Félix as the new chair of international banking and insurance industry ...
Tuesday, 31 October 2017
53. Cashless payments rise by highest in ten years
(Card & Payments World | News/Customer Insight)
Cashless payments rise by highest in ten years New global payments ecosystem emerges Global non-cash transaction volumes grew 11.2% to reach 433.1 billion during 2014-2015, the highest growth in ...
Tuesday, 31 October 2017
8-9 May 2018 IFINTEC Finance Technologies Conference and Exhibition Istanbul IFINTEC is a global conference which is one of the biggest and most important conferences in EMEA region on Retail Banking, ...
Tuesday, 31 October 2017
55. Major German retailers launch gift cards
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Major German retailers launch gift cards Global market to double in value by 2024 Two of Germanys biggest retailers Aldi Nord and Aldi Süd have launched their first gift cards. The two discount ...
Monday, 30 October 2017
56. Escrow.com launches public API
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Escrow.com launches public API Major technology overhaul and expansion Escrow.com, which claims to be the worlds largest online escrow provider, has launched its Platform API in public beta. Escrow.com ...
Wednesday, 25 October 2017
57. Symbiont Joins Wall Street Blockchain Alliance
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Symbiont Joins Wall Street Blockchain Alliance The blockchain community is beginning to organise itself, and one example of this is the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA). As a 501(c)(6) non-profit ...
Wednesday, 25 October 2017
58. PayPal continues to exceed expectations
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
PayPal continues to exceed expectations Exceptional Q3 shows growing customer base PayPal has exceeded investor expectations yet again with exceptional Q3 2017 figures that show the addition of 8.2 ...
Wednesday, 25 October 2017
59. Cathedrals trial contactless collections
(Card & Payments World | News/Contactless)
Cathedrals trial contactless collections Pilot targets increase in donations Twelve Church of England cathedrals are to trial donation boxes that accept money via contactless bank cards. The trial ...
Monday, 23 October 2017
60. Spar starts payments and loyalty app rollout
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
Spar starts payments and loyalty app rollout Brand buying data to enable more targeted campaigns Convenience store Spar is launching an all-in-one mobile payment, loyalty and vouchering app. The ...
Monday, 23 October 2017
61. Mastercard opens up blockchain API access
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Mastercard opens up blockchain API access Tech to be used for B2B and cross-border payments Mastercard is opening up access access to its blockchain-based transaction technology for partner banks ...
Monday, 23 October 2017
62. GPS boss tops Payments Power 10
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
GPS boss tops Payments Power 10 Rankings of industry innovators and game changers Suresh Vaghjiani, has been voted top of the annual Payments Power 10 ranking of leaders, innovators and game changers ...
Friday, 20 October 2017
Less than half global financial services firms have a fintech strategy FIs continue to lack an overall vision In a new global report from KPMG, 57% of financial institutions say fintech is the greatest ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017
64. Fintechs hit out at bank data sharing practices
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Fintechs hit out at bank data sharing practices Even regulated entities struggling for access, claims Monese CEO Payment services providers (PSPs) and fintechs have criticised banks for their practices ...
Tuesday, 17 October 2017
65. Hackers switch focus from banks to cryptocurrencies
(Card & Payments World | News/Fraud and Security)
Hackers switch focus from banks to cryptocurrencies Sate-sponsored attacks on infrastructure n increasing threat to FIs Hackers are moving their efforts from banks to the cryptocurrency industry ...
Friday, 13 October 2017
66. Amazon targets voice payments
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Amazon targets voice payments New Alexa devices take step forward with voice recognition Amazon has made improvements to its Alexa voice-activated personal assistant technology that further enable ...
Thursday, 12 October 2017
67. Business payments network raises US$100m
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Funding: Business payments network raises US$100m Money to be used to drive paper-free payments US business payments network Bill.com it has secured US$100m in financing with the goal of finally eliminating ...
Thursday, 12 October 2017
68. Danske Bank terminates Norway m-payments scheme
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
Danske Bank terminates Norway m-payments scheme Bank now in talks with rival platform Danske Bank is to end its MobilePay service in Norway, and is in talks with rival Vipps Norwegian m-payment ...
Wednesday, 11 October 2017
69. Former UK PM takes role at First Data
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Former UK PM takes role at First Data Appointment to international advisory board Payments processor First Data has appointed former UK Prime Minister David Cameron to its international advisory ...
Tuesday, 10 October 2017
70. EC investigates bank data sharing practices
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
EC investigates bank data sharing practices Raids in Poland and Netherlands The European Commission has carried out a number of unannounced inspections into whether banks are blocking access to ...
Monday, 09 October 2017
71. Banks from nine countries to join EU instant payment system
(Card & Payments World | News/Financial Services)
Banks from nine countries to join EU instant payment system November launch for pan-European infrastructure solution EBA CLEARING says that banks from nine countries are preparing to join its RT1 ...
Monday, 09 October 2017
72. Faster Payments seeks bidders for infrastructure
(Card & Payments World | News/Corporate cards)
Faster Payments seeks bidders for infrastructure Renewal will migrate service to ISO20022 international standard The Faster Payments Scheme is seeking Expressions of Interest for the renewal and ...
Monday, 09 October 2017
73. Emerging economies lead mature ones in digital payments
(Card & Payments World | News/Customer Insight)
Emerging economies lead mature ones in digital payments China and India to increase Asian lead Digital payments volumes generated by emerging economies will grow by 19.6% by 2020, three-times the ...
Monday, 09 October 2017
74. Adyen extends Alipay merchant partnership
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Adyen extends Alipay merchant partnership 400m Chinese tourists targeted during Golden Week Adyen has expanded its partnership with mobile and online payment platform Alipay to enable retailers worldwide ...
Friday, 06 October 2017
75. Singapore claims blockchain payments breakthrough
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Singapore claims blockchain payments breakthrough MAS and FI consortium develops inter-bank payments software  The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and a consortium of bank partners say that ...
Friday, 06 October 2017
PayPal uses partnerships to build multichannel power 24 separate deals in 18 months expand customer offering both online and in-store Faced with growing digital payments competition from rivals such ...
Thursday, 05 October 2017
77. FCA takes aim at Amazon over streamlined payments
(Card & Payments World | News/Regulation)
FCA takes aim at Amazon over streamlined payments Concern about checkout-free transactions The Financial Conduct Authority has warned that some of the streamlined checkout methods used by Amazon ...
Thursday, 05 October 2017
78. Dubai to develop sovereign cryptocurrency for payments
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Dubai to develop sovereign cryptocurrency for payments Systems will use NFC phones Dubai is developing a new sovereign cryptocurrency called emCash. It is one of the largest governments to date ...
Thursday, 05 October 2017
79. SMEs fail mobile-friendly test
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
SMEs fail mobile-friendly test Number of mobile-enabled commerce sites up just 1% in a year Only 18% of British small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have a mobile friendly website and are poorly placed ...
Wednesday, 04 October 2017
80. Equifax breach worse than suspected
(Card & Payments World | News/Fraud and Security)
Equifax breach worse than suspected US numbers increased, Canadians downgraded Credit reporting company Equifax now says that the data of 145.5 million US citizens was compromised in the breach ...
Tuesday, 03 October 2017
81. Merchant payments fintech plans ICO
(Card & Payments World | News/Corporate cards)
Merchant payments fintech plans ICO Offering to support transfer of platform to blockchain Hong Kong-based fintech OCTO3 is staging an initial coin offering (ICO) to support the global rollout ...
Monday, 02 October 2017
82. EC urged to ban screen scraping
(Card & Payments World | News/Regulation)
EC urged to ban screen scraping Authentication group sets out key problems Industry authentication group the FIDO Alliance has called on the European Commission to outlaw the practice of screen ...
Monday, 02 October 2017
83. New payment systems operator names CEO
(Card & Payments World | News/Regulation)
New payment systems operator names CEO Former Nationwide man takes over The new UK payment systems operator (NPSO) has appointed former Nationwide Building Society executive Paul Horlock as its ...
Friday, 29 September 2017
84. HSBC pilots Open Banking
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
HSBC pilots Open Banking Customers can see accounts from 21 banks HSBC is piloting a mobile app that lets customers see all their accounts on one screen, regardless of which bank is providing them. ...
Friday, 29 September 2017
85. Singapore payments fintech sets up in Lithuania
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Singapore payments fintech sets up in Lithuania New base part of plans for Europe expansion Singapore payments start-up Instarem has started operations in fintech-friendly Lithuania after receiving ...
Thursday, 28 September 2017
86. Alipay integrated at Austrian luxury retailer
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
Alipay integrated at Austrian luxury retailer Rollout to appeal to brand-conscious Chinese tourists German digital fintech Wirecard has won luxury retailer Swarovski Crystal Worlds as a new customer ...
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
87. Tesco revamps payments and loyalty app
(Card & Payments World | News/Loyalty/Marketing)
Tesco revamps payments and loyalty app Relaunched system offers extra Clubcard points Tesco has rebranded its PayQwiq mobile payments and loyalty app as Tesco Pay+. Tesco launched the IoS and ...
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
88. Equifax CEO steps down
(Card & Payments World | News/Fraud and Security)
Equifax CEO steps down Company initiates search for new boss after massive data breach Richard Smith has left his role as chairman and CEO of Equifax after 12 years following the massive data breach ...
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
89. Woolworths integrates rewards with Apple wallet
(Card & Payments World | News/Loyalty/Marketing)
Woolworths integrates rewards with Apple wallet 10 million members can earn and redeem rewards at POS Woolworths has partnered with Apple to enable customers to use their iPhones to collect and ...
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
90. Mastercard and Swarovski launch VR shopping app
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Mastercard and Swarovski launch VR shopping app Consumers purchase by focusing gaze on Masterpass logo Retailer Swarovski has partners with Mastercard to launch a virtual reality (VR) shopping ...
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
91. Facial ID unpopular as verification method
(Card & Payments World | News/Identity)
Facial ID unpopular as verification method Phone users prefer voice recognition for payments Over 40% of iOS users in the US say they are unlikely to use facial recognition as a payment security ...
Monday, 25 September 2017
92. US$5.3bn offer for Nets
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
US$5.3bn offer for Nets Payments industry consolidation set to accelerate The board of Nets has recommended that shareholders accept a US$5.3bn offer from US private equity company Hellman & Friedman. ...
Monday, 25 September 2017
93. Data breaches rocket by 164%
(Card & Payments World | News/Customer Insight)
Data breaches rocket by 164% ID theft and poor internal security practices blamed There were 918 data breaches worldwide in the first half of 2017, leading to 1.9 billion data records being compromised. ...
Friday, 22 September 2017
94. Payments Power 10 shortlist announced
(Card & Payments World | News/Financial Services)
Payments Power 10 shortlist announced 35 in running to reach final list Thirty-five prime movers in the payments industry have been shortlisted for the annual Payments Power 10. The Payments Power ...
Friday, 22 September 2017
95. Alpha launches new corporate ID
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
Alpha launches new corporate ID Irish payments firm also introduces centralised fintech vendor database Alpha Payments Cloud has unveiled its comprehensive rebranding and new corporate identity ...
Thursday, 21 September 2017
96. Co-op supermarket uses loyalty rewards to restore business
(Card & Payments World | News/Loyalty/Marketing)
Co-op supermarket uses loyalty rewards to restore business CEO does not rule out creating a new bank The UK Co-operative supermarket CEO Steve Murrells said this morning that doubling loyalty rewards ...
Thursday, 21 September 2017
97. Air Canada seeks new credit card partner
(Card & Payments World | News/Loyalty/Marketing)
Air Canada seeks new credit card partner Move part of plans for US$2bn in-house loyalty programme after Aimia break-up  Air Canada has put out a request for banks to become its new co-branded credit ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
98. GoCardless raises US$22.5m
(Card & Payments World | News/Company news)
GoCardless raises US$22.5m New countries to be added to business payments network UK direct debit network GoCardless has raised US$22.5m in funding from Accel, Balderton Capital, Notion Capital ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
99. Digital charity box accepts donations via Apple Pay
(Card & Payments World | News/Fintech)
Digital charity box accepts donations via Apple Pay 45m donations collected in last seven years Digital charity box Pennies is now accepting in-app donations with Apple Pay. The UK fintech charity ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017
100. Google launches India m-payments app
(Card & Payments World | News/Mobile)
Google launches India m-payments app Link with UPI platform enables bank-to-bank transfers Google is launching the Tez mobile app enabling IoS and Android device users to make online and offline ...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017
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