CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Bridget Bender, Founder and Chairwoman of Velocity Solutions.
TX-based Mozido, a cloud platform mobile payments and retail engagement solutions provider, has acquired the majority ownership in SK C&C USA dba CorFire, a U.S.-based mobile commerce company previously wholly-owned by South Korean IT services provider SK C&C.
More than four out of ten U.S. and U.K. consumers believe using a third party payer such as PayPal or Google Wallet is the safest way to pay for goods online. However, third party payment providers can and will be targeted just the same as the retailers themselves.
The number of Cards-in-Force (CIF) moved above one million in 2013 and is likely to hit 1.17 million this year. Over the next 5 years, the card payments channel is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 5.20%, from 1.1 million cards in 2013 to 1.3 million cards in 2017.
After stiff international competition, Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail has awarded a major multi-million euro modernization program to Cubic Transportation Systems. The system integrator will lead the implementation team and oversee the project management, systems engineering and systems integration capabilities, alongside the delivery of support requirements.