CardWeb’s CardExecs database today spotlights Peter Fredell, Chief Executive Officer of Sweden-based Seamless. The Company has two main product lines: the proprietary transaction switch ERS 360˚ for top-ups to mobile operators and distributors, and SEQR for mobile payments in stores, on-line and in-app.
Dallas-based Onyx Payments has acquired Norway-based Net Trans Services. The combination of companies will now serve well over 200,000 hotels and 200,000 travel distributors in nearly 200 countries.
Dallas-based Anovia and San Francisco-based Womply have partnered to provide Anovia Payments merchants with Anovia Insights, the market merchant analytics platform. Anovia Insights will provide merchants with instant access to rich, relevant and actionable data about their businesses. Anovia Insights offers merchants a 360-degree view of their business performance by combining their revenue, online reputation and social media information into an online dashboard.
NY-based Finovera has introduced an iPhone and Android app that automatically gathers PDF eBills every month from the nation’s leading service providers and delivers them to consumer’s smart phones. The bill management service organizes personal bills, statements and documents all in one secure place.
Albuquerque-based Lavu wants to expand its iPad POS system for restaurants in Europe. The Company has recently signed deals with Scottish company ResDiary, Spectu and SilverStar Analytics.
Norway’s MeaWallet says it is looking for business partners that can develop the French market for mobile wallet as-a-service. MeaWallet has established technology and business partnerships with major players like IBM and Elavon, in addition to using licences from the world’s largest card networks for enabling standard based mobile payment services.
PA-based USA Technologies unveiled a mobile payments, offers and loyalty program with Softcard designed for the multi-billion dollar commercial laundry market. Under the program, consumers using Setomatic Systems’ new SpyderWash Elite laundry machines enabled with NFC and SmartTap®mobile commerce technology will receive a 25% discount on purchases made with the Softcard app.
Gemalto has introduced Ezio Armored Application software-based secure eBanking solution. Based on a locked down browser running within a dedicated desktop session, Ezio Armored Application establishes a secure connection to the eBanking website to protect against key logging and screen capture.
Payment collection specialist allpay will provide Bill Payment services to Lloyds Bank as part of the bank’s selection to the newly launched ESPO public sector banking framework. Lloyds has been selected alongside two other banks to offer a range of banking solutions as part of the framework, especially designed to help UK local authorities, central government, schools, social housing providers, police, NHS, and all other public sector organisations with their banking requirements.
Elavon will rely on Ingenico’s EMV-ready payment solutions to power two key Elavon initiatives in the U.S. In addition, it has chosen Ingenico Group to run Fanfare, Elavon’s omni-channel marketing and customer loyalty program for small-to-medium size U.S. customers.
China Merchants Bank has selected NCR’s Dynamic eLock Management solution to help the bank centralize the management of safe box keys and passwords across its over 10,000 unit ATM network. Specially designed for the China market, NCR Dynamic eLock management solution restricts the access to an ATM’s safe boxes to only authorized users with an IC smart key and a one-time password.
Farmers Insurance Group Federal Credit Union (FIGFCU) has selected Fiserv’s DNA account processing platform and a host of complementary Fiserv solutions as technology cornerstones for its future growth. Developed using contemporary, standards-based components, DNA provides FIGFCU with 24/7 real-time processing, scalability and robust retail, mortgage and commercial banking capabilities.