Siris Capital Group is ponying up $840 million to acquire Digital River. Digital River is a major global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs da tabase of card industry movers and shakers today features R. Daniel Blanton, Chief Executive Officer of Southeastern Bank Financial Corporation and Georgia Bank & Trust.
VeriFone Systems and Vantiv have launched their “Secure Your Future Today” campaign to ensure merchants are ready for current and future payment technologies, including Apple Pay.
NCR has opened a new office to accommodate its team of software developers and engineers building the latest in bank branch technology. The 50-person team, previously located in Sandy, Utah, is moving to a new, state-of-the-art location in Draper.
Online marketplace Etsy is out to get Squared-off . The firm will start offering free credit card readers to some of its U.S. sellers as part of an effort to extend its reach beyond the Internet.
Australia’s largest retail bank serving over 12 million customers updated their new Westpac Global Currency Card product, a multi-currency reloadable Visa prepaid card aimed at travelers and online shoppers.
SMBs (small to medium-sized businesses) are now receiving a device that brings the future of retail technology right into their stores: the Perka beacon. First Data has enhanced the Perka mobile loyalty solution with a small, low-powered device that communicates wirelessly with the Perka app, enabling increased customer engagement and a faster, more personalized retail experience.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs da tabase of card industry movers and shakers today features Donna Bland, Chief Executive Officer and President of The Golden 1 Credit Union. Golden 1 Credit Union is California’s leading financial cooperative, and the sixth largest credit union in the U.S. with more than $8 billion in assets and over 600,000 members.
This week Deluxe acquired Wausau Financial Systems in an all cash transaction for $90 million, net of cash acquired. Wausau provides software-based solutions for receivables management, lockbox processing, remote deposit capture and paperless in-branch solutions to a broad list of financial institutions, utilities, government agencies and telecommunications companies.
CardWeb.com’s CardPixes database of more than 7,000 card images today features the Harley-Davidson Visa card. The card is issued by U.S. Bank.
FL-based Debt.com says debt can turn consumers into overextended decaying zombies. The cute news release included a sixty second video “The Day of the Living Debt.”
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items including direct mail, print ads, TV ads, etc. today features the American Express Business Platinum Card – “Fuel Your Business” TV ad from July 2013.