MasterCard has extended its long-standing UEFA Champions League sponsorship for the next three seasons through to 2018. The renewal includes sponsorship of the UEFA Super Cup, UEFA Women’s Champions League final and the UEFA Youth League finals.
Citibank’s purchase dollar volume (PDV) for its U.S. retail credit card portfolio will likely decline slightly to $23.1 billion, compared to Q2/14, predicts RAM Research. In the first quarter PDV declined 1% YOY to $16.5 billion, according to CardData.
Capital One (COF) will likely lead the top issuers in outstandings and volume year-on-year (YOY) growth in the second quarter with expected outstandings of $77.6 billion, according to forecaster RAM Research. In the first quarter COF outstandings increased by 9% YOY and purchase dollar volume (PDV) surged by 18%, according to CardData.
Austin-based RideScout has acquired GlobeSherpa, a market leader in mobile solutions for public transportation with mobile book-and-pay ticketing in several major US markets, such as Portland, San Francisco and Chicago.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: NRF (fraud); JORY (USAePay); ALPHA BAY (Sprindle); Q-CASH (conferences).
G6 Hospitality, parent company of the iconic brands Motel 6 and Studio 6 has selected Ingenico Group’s customer-facing iSC Touch 480 touchscreen readers, designed for high-traffic and high-volume lodging and retail environments.
Banco de Chile, the second largest financial institution in the Chilean banking market, with a strong focus on retail banking. The bank is currently replacing its automated teller machines with secure systems from Wincor Nixdorf, and as part of this process, it has now ordered another 500 CINEO ATMs.
CardWeb.com’s CardConferences today features the R2 | Retail Reinvention 2015, August 4 and 5 in Chicago.
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items today features the Load&Go VISA Prepaid Card – Australia Post TV Ad.
CardWeb.com’s CardData database of Company Profiles today features Saylent.
USAA took the top spot in the Temkin Web Experience Ratings for the second straight year. USAA was also in the top 14 with its insurance and credit card businesses, along with credit unions, Capital One 360, SunTrust Bank, eBay, Chase, Fidelity Investments, QVC, Sheraton, and Apple Retail.
MI-based North American Bancard (NAB) has ankled Rhett Rowe as president of its subsidiary, Capital for Merchants (CFM), a merchant cash advance program that helps businesses get the working capital they need. In his new position, Rowe will be responsible for providing strategic