CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Gabriel Yelin of President of Argentina’s CertiSur.
First Data (FDC) is acquiring digital gift card pioneer Transaction Wireless (TWI), the San Diego-based enterprise digital gift card distribution platform. First Data now provides its gift card clients, distributors, partners and resellers a fully integrated, comprehensive physical and digital gift card program.
CardWeb.com’s CardData database of Company Profiles today features AVT.
CardWeb.com’s CardData Reports today features the Global Payments Insight Study, conducted by ACI Worldwide and Ovum.
Apriva has inked a partnership with Globalcom Engineering, a leader in payments hardware. By integrating Apriva’s Gateway with Globalcom hardware, this partnership brings proven EMV hardware into a wide variety of unattended markets in the U.S., including parking, kiosk, car wash, banking, gaming, airline kiosk, vending, and retail.
CardWeb.com’s CardPixes database of more than 7,000 images today features the Banco Itaucard Luiza MasterCard.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: POS PORTAL (lease prog); KABBAGE (Experian); TNS (AIS); and FNBO (app).
Chicago-based Lyons Consulting Group (LYONSCG) has become a systems integration partner of Riskified, a venture-backed eCommerce fraud prevention solution provider. Riskified enables online merchants to accept credit card transactions they would otherwise decline, as it covers all approved orders with a 100% chargeback guarantee in case of fraud.
U.S. bank credit card rates for all accounts edged up slightly in May by 6 basis points (bps) from the prior month to 12.04%. However, annual interest rates for all accounts accruing interest charges declined slightly in the second quarter by 5 bps to 13.49%.
Purchase transactions (PTX) for U.S. Visa and MasterCard debit cards will slow to 7.5% in the second quarter, compared to 7.7% in the first quarter.CardData and RAM Research says U.S. credit card purchase transactions are quickly ramping up this quarter.
The Payment Alliance International (PAI) and CardFlight have inked a deal for EMV mobile POS (mPOS). PAI will offer CardFlight’s EMV mPOS acceptance solutions to its market partner distribution network and merchant customers nationwide.
NC-based Medfusion released a new patient payment and revenue management solution. Medfusion Pay is a suite of four key products that enable healthcare practices and organizations to collect copays and balance payments at seven different points in the patient encounter journey.