In today’s CardFlash News Que: PAYITSIMPLE (Splitit); TIMETRIC (Germany); GOODE (Biometrics); and NXT-ID (Fatone).
PAYITSIMPLE – PayItSimple USA Inc., a patented payment solution technology that enables merchants to offer their customers the ability to make purchases using interest-free monthly payments on their existing credit cards, announced today that it is changing its name to Splitit. The name change is part of an updated Corporate Identity to better align the Company’s brand with its overall strategy and product offering. The change is effective immediately and will be implemented across the company’s products through the end of 2015.
TIMETRIC – Timetric’s ‘The Cards and Payments Industry in Germany: Emerging Trends and Opportunities to 2019’ report provides detailed analysis of market trends in Germany’s cards and payments industry. It provides values and volumes for a number of key performance indicators in the industry, including check payments, credit transfers, direct debits, payment cards and cash transactions during the review period (2010-2014).
GOODE – Goode Intelligence releases Biometrics for Payments – Payment Security Gets Personal; Market and Technology Analysis, Adoption Strategies & Forecasts 2015-2020 is a report that provides detailed analysis and market forecasts for the adoption of biometrics for payments. This comprehensive report includes a review of current global adoption. market analysis including key drivers and barriers for adoption, interviews with leading stakeholders, technology analysis wih review of key biometrics technologies and profiles of companies supplying biometric systems for the payments industry plus forecasts (regional and global) for users and revenue within the six-year period 2015-2020.
NXT-ID – NXT-ID has inked a one year collaboration with well-known celebrity Joey Fatone. As a member of NSYNC from 1995 to 2002, Joey was part of one of the most popular and successful singing groups of the late 90’s and early 2000’s. They sold over 50 million albums and still have a dedicated global fan base. He also became a nationwide family favorite for his dancing on Dancing With The Stars in 2007 – Season 4 and Dancing With The Stars: All-Stars in 2012 – Season 15.