HomeSend and Dialog Axiata inked a deal to make international remittance services available to millions of consumers across Sri Lanka. HomeSend is a joint venture between MasterCard, eServGlobal and BICS.
Vodat International is using Authentic, an intelligent payments platform from Alaric, an NCR business. Vodat is using the platform to underpin its Unified Payment Service, which is providing retailers with a managed, PCI-compliant card processing solution.
eBay’s PayPal racked up an 11.1% gain in year-on-year (YOY) accounts to 169 million. PayPal, a force to be reckoned with as it jettisons from eBay this year, is going to be a wrecking ball to the payments industry.
Citibank North America branded credit card profits declined 10% and Citi retail cards declined 12% year-on-year (YOY) in the second quarter (Q2/15). End-of-Period (EOP) outstandings also slipped 4.1% and the Citi North America branded card base shrank 4% YOY in Q2/15.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: MASTERCARD (Convergence); XTBILLS (beta); 2COMMERCE (Bigcommerce); and FTNI (ETran Lite).
The first company that accepts payments to a smartphone made with a credit or debit card using 100% Mexican technology is here. Sr. Pago, announced start-up of operations with American Express, making it possible for the first time to pay with the credit card at any establishment that has a Sr. Pago reader.
Payoneer and Digital River have teamed up to transform the way businesses send and receive cross-border payments. Today, Digital River’s solution enables merchants to process online payments using more than 200 international payment options and over 170 currencies.
CardWeb.com’s CardConferences today features the HEALTHCARE PAYMENTS INNOVATIONS conference, July 27-28, 2015 at Hyatt Regency Boston.
Los Angeles-based CU Wallet, a Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO) providing the industry’s first credit union driven mobile payments application, and Relevant Solutions have inked a strategic alliance integrating merchant offers and promotions with CU Wallet’s mobile wallet.
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items today features the MasterCard MEA “Theme Park.”
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Amer Sajed, Interim Chief Executive Officer, Barclaycard.
The Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) launched their online Invoice Payment Service that allows business customers to pay invoices for permits and other MDE services online. The new Invoice Payment Service accepts all major credit cards and eCheck/ACH payments and is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.