International (excluding the USA) Gross Dollar Volume (GDV) for Visa (VS) and MasterCard (MC) debit cards rose 10.1% year-on-year (Y/Y) in the third quarter (Q3/14), on a U.S. dollar basis.
BJ’s Wholesale Club and Alliance Data Retail Services have teamed to launch a co-branded card that offers significant member rewards. The new My BJ’s Perk MasterCard will also enable members to redeem at checkout in-club.
Spire Payments has acquired the EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer) division of STS. The EFT division of STS was more recently a Master Distributor for Hypercom.
Cross-border shoppers are spending approximately twice as much as consumers who only shop domestically. Cross-border shopping is most prominent in Austria.
A new survey finds nearly one out of three U.S. smartphone owners plan to use mobile payment for shopping in stores this holiday shopping season. However, less than 5% were “more comfortable” paying with their devices than using traditional payment cards.
GA-based FleetCor Technologies has completed the previously announced acquisition of Comdata from Ceridian. The deal was valued around $3.45 billion.
BlueSnap, a global payment gateway has partnered with First Data to provide safe and secure cross-border payment capabilities for the company’s eCommerce merchants.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database today features Kelley Corten the Marketing and Brand Manager of Modo Payments.
TSYS inked an agreement with linked2pay to offer its merchants and its partners a feature-packed omni payments solution. linked2pay allows customers to pay online or by mobile phone using a credit card or ACH with equal ease.
CardWeb.com’s CardWatch database of more than 57,000 marketing items today features the American Express “A New Way” TV ad.
CardWeb.com’s CardPixes database of more than 7,000 images today features the DBS CapitaCard Platinum Visa.
MyECheck has inked three new clients for its online check processing solution. MyECheck offers a variety of electronic check services for almost any application including personal, business and government payments.