Experian Adds DecisionIQ to Small Business Credit Share

Experian Adds DecisionIQ to Small Business Credit Share

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Experian unveiled further enhancements to its Small Business Credit Share (SBCS) program. These new elements enable users to obtain deeper insights into the payment performance and credit history of companies, ultimately promoting greater credit access for small businesses. The new enhancements to the SBCS program include new scoring models; updated report…

Special Breaking News Mentions in CardFlash January 26, 2016

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] CardFlash.com Breaking News: GREEN DOT (awards); AVT (PayRange); 3G DIRECT (PCI); and EQUITY BANK (Entersekt). GREEN DOT – Green Dot has been chosen by Paybefore as a 2016 Pay Awards winner in three categories for its mobile bank account, GoBank, and industry-leading reload network, the Green Dot Network. Awards include: •…

TSYS Gobbles Up TransFirst for $2B+; Pyke Departs

TSYS Gobbles Up TransFirst for $2B+; Pyke Departs

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] TSYS inks a $2.35 billion all-cash deal to acquire TransFirst. TransFirst provides merchant solutions to more than 235,000 SMEs in the U.S. TSYS entered into a definitive agreement with Vista Equity Partners to acquire TransFirst, a Vista portfolio company and leading U.S. merchant solutions provider, in an all-cash transaction valued at…

JetBlue Opts for MasterPass for Web & App

JetBlue Opts for MasterPass for Web & App

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] MasterCard has inked JetBlue for MasterPass. MasterPass will be available later this year on the airline’s website and mobile app. With MasterPass, shoppers can pay for the things they want at thousands of merchants with the security they demand, anywhere online or in app, using any device. The wallet securely stores…

USA Technologies Picks Up West Coast VendScreen for $5.6MM

USA Technologies Picks Up West Coast VendScreen for $5.6MM

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] PA-based USA Technologies has acquired the cloud-based content delivery platform, device platform and products, customer base, and intellectual property of VendScreen of Portland, OR. The acquisition adds a West Coast operational footprint for USAT, with a talented and experienced team, providing greater efficiencies in operational performance, expanded customer services, sales and…

UOB Mighty Implements the Visa Token Service

UOB Mighty Implements the Visa Token Service

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Visa tokenization is live with NAB Pay, NAB’s new mobile payment service that enables customers to use their mobile phone to make in-store purchases without the need for a physical card.   The service allows UOB Visa credit or debit card members to make contactless payments with an NFC-enabled Android smartphone…

American Payment Solutions Adds Sage 300 Processing

American Payment Solutions Adds Sage 300 Processing

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] AZ-based Premier credit card processing provider, American Payment Solutions (APS) announced today the expansion of integrated credit card processing to add Sage 300 credit card processing. Sage 300 users will now have another choice when it comes to selecting a credit card processor in the United States and Canada with the…

ThreatMetrix Cybercrime 4Q/15 Report Really Bad

ThreatMetrix Cybercrime 4Q/15 Report Really Bad

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] From October through December 2015, The ThreatMetrix Digital Identity Network (The Network) detected and stopped more than 300 million cybercrime attacks in real time. Financial Institutions Experience Growth in New Account Origination Fraud: Identity is a lucrative target for fraudsters. A successful stolen or synthetic identity is the key to multiple…

CSI globalVCard Does Cross-Border in 140 currencies

CSI globalVCard Does Cross-Border in 140 currencies

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] FL-based CSI globalVCard has completed its cross-border payments offering, enabling businesses to settle transactions in the most cost effective and transparent way possible, in over 140 currencies. With the completion of its international payments offering, the award-winning electronic accounts payable solution, globalVCard paysystems, is truly a total AP solution for business.…

Special Breaking News Mentions in CardFlash January 25, 2016

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] CardFlash.com Breaking News: BANCORP (video); MERCATOR (analyst); SAFECHARGE (Payletter); and GREEN DOT (Harvest). BANCORP – The Bancorp released its next Finetics Studio interview series: “The Impact of EMV on Fraud” featuring Julie Conroy, Research Director, Aite Group; Dan Rosen, Founder and General Partner, Commerce Ventures; Render Dahiya, CEO, Arroweye Solutions; and…

CPI Card Group Joins FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance

CPI Card Group Joins FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] CPI Card Group has formally joined the FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance. Committed to exceptional authentication standards for payment technologies, CPI Card Group will work with current Alliance members to share technology and promote open specifications to enable authentication methods that are more secure and easy to use. The FIDO Alliance…

Shift4 VT4 Wins Best M-POS Solution

Shift4 VT4 Wins Best M-POS Solution

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Shift4’s VT4 mobile point-of-sale solution was selected as a 2016 Pay Awards winner in the Best M-POS Solution category. For 10 years, Pay Awards has conferred the most prestigious recognition of excellence in the worldwide prepaid, mobile and emerging payments industry. The awards are presented annually by Paybefore, whose publications are…