Yandex & MasterPass

Yandex.Money, the largest payment service in Russia, has teamed with MasterCard. The Yandex.Money e-wallet and MasterPass are now connected and Yandex.Money users can do shopping on foreign sites where MasterPass is accepted – that is over 250,000 online stores across 24 countries.

5/3 Comm Card

Fifth Third Bank is launching a mobile app for commercial cardholders that will allow access to information and account features in a convenient, user-friendly format. In addition, cardholders will be able to suspend and un-suspend card accounts and enable push notifications to their mobile device.

ams AFE

Austria-based ams has unveiled a new NFC (Near Field Communications) solution for manufacturers of smart watches, wristbands and other space-constrained devices, enabling them to reliably support contactless payments and ticketing.