Among the most trusted and enduring brands in financial services for 2015 is Visa, Chase, BB&T and PayPal. Twelve brands, including Visa have been ranked #1 in equity within their respective categories for 5 or more years in a row.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Lisa Shields, is President & Chief Executive Officer of Hyperwallet Systems.
Single order management solution (OMS) to support a unified commerce experience across all channels will gather stream over the next three years. It is estimated 250% more retailers will transition to a single OMS.
The choice for the best Customer identification authentication (CIA) software requires thoughtful considerations for the specific needs of a business. One given is authentication methods should be deployed consistently across channels and modes.
More than nine out of ten finance professionals firmly believe EMV cards will be effective in reducing POS fraud. In addition, 61% believe chip-and-PIN will be the most effective authentication method in mitigating credit/debit card payments fraud.
UnionPay International and the Central Bank of UAE inked an agreement over ATM cooperation recently in Abu Dhabi, agreeing to enable UnionPay card acceptance by all ATMs in the UAE for cash withdrawal and balance inquiry.
Visa’s (VS) Asia Pacific (AP) region Purchase Dollar Volume (PDV) growth slowed down year-on-year (YOY) to 10.6%, on a local currency basis, in the fourth quarter (Q4/14) to US$359 billion, compared to a 14.4% YOY growth rate in Q4/13.
The nation’s #1 Visa and MasterCard issuer continues to struggle with growth in purchase dollar volume (PDV) and growth in credit card outstandings. However, RAM Research projects Chase will deliver $114.7 billion in PDV and $126.3 billion in outstandings for the first quarter.
The major Visa and MasterCard credit card players ruled U.S. purchase dollar volume (PDV) in 2014, with the top 5 issuers controlling more than half of the market, the top 10 issuers holding a 80% share and the top 50 maintaining an 91% share, according to CardData.
CardWeb.com’s CardPixes database of more than 7,000 images today features the Sustain:Green MasterCard from Commerce Bank.
NH-based Ziftr launched a one-stop cryptocurrency/credit card payment platform and customer loyalty program. Ziftr is working to onboard the first group of ziftrPAY merchants to reach a critical mass of ziftrPAY merchants by next holiday season.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: POWA (Anywhere Commerce); TILLSTER (Digital Store Platform); CAPRA CONSULTING (EMV); and OpenTable (Android.)