The SEQR mobile wallet has developed plugins facilitating the implementation of online mobile payments on Mageto, OpenCart, PrestaShop and WooCommerce.
Cards-in-Force (CIF) in Bahrain grew at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.49%, increasing from 830,360 cards in 2009 to 1.0 million in 2013. In terms of transaction value, payment cards reached BHD1.1 billion (US$3 billion) in 2013, after registering a CAGR of 17.37%.
The nation’s fifth largest payments processor reported record record quarterly net revenue of $188.3 million, up 26.2% from the fourth quarter of 2013. Heartland Payment Systems says same store sales rose 3.9% and net volume attrition fell to 10.7% in the fourth quarter, the best performance for each metric in over 5 years.
Visa’s CyberSource unit racked up more than 2.19 billion transactions in the fourth quarter, up 16%, but continues to slow year-on-year.
A new survey finds 75% of respondents who used NFC were very satisfied with their experience. More than 75% of respondents indicated an interest in viewing additional product information including inventory and availability via NFC.
Seattle-based MAP Prepaid, a provider of Visa®Prepaid card programs for credit unions, has introduced its “MAP App” for smartphones. With the MAP App, cardholders can manage their Visa Prepaid card account directly from an iOS or Android mobile device.
The largest bank in Poland will utilize ACI’s UP Consumer Payments offerings over the next seven years. PKO BP will migrate from its current BASE24 system to ACI’s next-generation UP BASE24-eps payments platform, which will support the bank’s extensive network of more than 3,000 ATMs.
MA-based MineralTree has received $11 million in Series B funding. The latest round was led by First Data.
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VA-based 3Delta Systems (3DSI) has implemented an ERP-integrated credit card processing and security solution for Bell and Howell, experts in customer communication through print, mail and parcel services.
CardLinx Association has published the final versions of its first four standards to enable interoperability between the payments and digital marketing ecosystems. The standards have been developed by working groups of the global payment networks, merchants, banks, digital advertising publishers, payment processors, and card-linked offer technology companies.
McDonald’s will soon deploy the PAX D180 MPOS device in India to speed up the ordering process and smooth business operations. The D180 is one of the world’s most compact secure payment devices, complying internationally with EMV, PCI and SRED mandates, as well as being locally certified with Ratnakar Bank in India.