TX-based Mozido, a cloud platform mobile payments and retail engagement solutions provider, has acquired the majority ownership in SK C&C USA dba CorFire, a U.S.-based mobile commerce company previously wholly-owned by South Korean IT services provider SK C&C.
Financial Transmission Network (FTNI) has introduced the new ETran Mobile iOS software development kits (SDKs) enabling companies to embed mobile invoice presentment and payment processing functionality within iOS mobile applications.
Minneapolis-based bogopogo launched its new FRAMPLE (Free + Sample) plan providing absolutely free mobile coupon access to all restaurants across the United States to promote their best restaurant deal.
EVERTEC has named former Diebold CEO, Thomas Swidarski to the Company’s Board of Directors as an independent director and member of the Board’s Compensation Committee.
The breadth and depth of the data breaches seen by the world in 2014 was shocking – spanning major banks, e-commerce giants, healthcare giants, casinos and others, exposing hundreds of millions of usernames, passwords and credit card details. However, 2015 may be worse.
More than four out of ten U.S. and U.K. consumers believe using a third party payer such as PayPal or Google Wallet is the safest way to pay for goods online. However, third party payment providers can and will be targeted just the same as the retailers themselves.
3Delta Systems(3DSI) has teamed with London-based Enterprise Payment Solutions (EPS) to offer Enterprise Payment Exchange.The solution is a SAP-certified integration for EC-Pay, 3DSI’s buyer-initiated payments solution.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Andrey Tikhonov, Chief Operating Officer, of Kaspersky Labs.
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items today features the American Express “I’m A Hard, Hard Worker” TV ad.
MasterCard has named R. B. Santosh Kumar as country manager, Sri Lanka and Maldives. MasterCard has also announced plans to launch a local representative office in Colombo early next year.
Prepaid buyers are increasingly younger: 2 in 3 young adults (aged 18-34) surveyed bought prepaid cards, up from 3 in 5 surveyed in 2013. And they are increasingly mobile enabled, as nearly 2 in 3 smartphone owners, 3 in 4 smartphone and tablet owners, and 9 in 10 adults who have paid for goods and services by mobile phone have bought prepaid cards within the previous year.
Japan’s mobile payment service LINE Pay has unveiled v4.8 and has gone global. LINE Pay is a mobile payment service that lets over 170 million monthly active LINE users (on iPhone or Android) make payments for affiliated services or at affiliated shops in an easy and convenient way, regardless of their carrier or OS.