CellPoint Mobile is rolling out a passenger-centric, off-the-shelf mobile wallet solution for airlines whose passengers are increasingly managing their travel-related purchases, transactions and records from smartphones and mobile devices.
Cubic Transportation Systems has developed the Urbanomics Mobility Project, a new data analysis platform to fuel smarter, more inclusive cities. Built in collaboration with MasterCard, the tool will help urban planners and commercial developers better understand the relationship between how people travel and what they buy to inform growth strategies and improve the quality of life for citizens of the world’s premier cities.
Bank of America announced a series of improvements to mobile and online banking to better meet customers’ changing needs and make it easier for users to manage their finances digitally.
TSYS’ ProPay says Actionstep has integrated with ProPay to deliver a fully integrated client bill-pay solution for law firms. Clients can now pay their legal bills by debit card, credit card or bank account. Invoices can be paid in-office, over the phone, by Web, email, and even text message. There is no mobile app to download and no online payment portal required.
Alliance Data Systems has signed a new long-term agreement to provide private label credit card services and assume management of an existing co-brand card program in the U.S. for Toyota.
compareit4me Group, which operates finance comparison websites across the Middle East, has raised $3 million in VC funding.
Verifone’s Commander Site Controller and Ruby2 POS solutions have been selected by The Fikes Companies for deployment across its entire chain of CEFCO Convenience Stores.
U.S. credit unions outpaced banks across all consumer lending and asset quality categories, according to research conducted by Callahan & Associates on second quarter data released by the National Credit Union Association (NCUA) and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).
MUFG Union Bank has unveiled the launch of its Commercial Card Program designed for corporate clients’ procure-to-pay needs.
Amtrak and Bank of America announced a new Amtrak Guest Rewards credit card program effective immediately. This program includes two new credit cards created to fit passengers’ travel and spending preferences.
Citi inked a deal with Raiffeisenbank to sell its consumer banking business in the Czech Republic. Citi intends to focus on expanding the services it offers to Czech corporations, banks and public sector clients as well as continuing to service its multi-national clients with operations in Czech and global investors.
Bankrate has ankled Scott Kim as Chief Executive Officer of its Bankrate.com division. In this role, Mr. Kim will have responsibility for the growth and development of the Bankrate.com business, replacing Don Ross, who will be leaving Bankrate to pursue other opportunities.