CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Martine Birot, EVP Human Resources & Internal Communications of Ingenico.
Creditcall and Lans Holdings have combined technologies to deliver a best in class EMV technology, reducing the time to market, cost and complexity of EMV certification while providing choice in EMV chip card readers and access to major U.S. processors.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit held that data breach victims suffer injury for purposes of Article III standing and can thus have their day in court against companies who fail to protect their personal information from hackers.
MN-based RazorSync has beefed up its cloud-based desktop and mobile software app to enable field service businesses to create invoices, calculate taxes and accept credit card payments on the jobsite right from their mobile phone or tablet.
UK-based international fashion retailer Missguided is teaming with Worldpay to strengthen its payments strategy and ensure the success of its global expansion. The Company especially wants to reduce the incidence of declined payments.
Toronto-based Carta Worldwide has been selected to make tap-and-go payment services available to HP customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific and Canada. The Company says HP is highly reputable provider of payments technology to the banking and mobile sectors, and their sales and sales support channel will allow it to accelerate the scaling of its business.
Square has released a really cool mobile app offering real-time sales data as well as sales summaries and sales comparisons, hitting the sweet spot with small business owners. The Square Dashboard app is free fromth App Store and is compatible with iOS 7 and iOS 8.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) rampage on credit card “add-on” products continues with Citi being forced to pony up more than $700 million for sins related to credit card add-on products and services.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: NXT-ID (patent); UNIONPAY (perks); THREATMETRIX (award); and SIMPALM (app).
VA-based PenFed Credit Union (PenFed) has ankled Zubair Rana as its chief marketing officer. Rana will oversee all marketing and advertising operations for PenFed, which holds $18.6 billion in assets, and is one of the largest credit unions in the country.
The U.S. Department of Defense issued a final rule expanding the types of credit products that are covered by the 36% rate cap and other military-specific protections under the Military Lending Act. The Act provides servicemembers and their dependents with specific protections for their “consumer credit” transactions.
CardWeb.com’s CardConferences today features the R2 Retail Reinvention, August 4-5 conference at Chicago’s McCormick Place.