DirectCash Payments entered into an agreement to acquire the ATM business of EzeATM. The transaction is expected to bolster the Company’s existing leading position in Australia.
NY-based Nodify has introduced the Notify Node secure proprietary network. The Company an in-location proximity marketing and data collection enterprise solution for C and fuel retailers, restaurants, arenas and stadiums, trade shows, and healthcare facilities recently shared traffic analytics from a C and fuel customer installation in the Northeast.
MasterCard Belgium is introducing its contactless mobile payment solution, transforming a consumer’s smartphone into a payment card. This solution has been developed in collaboration with several partners such as Mobistar, who will be implementing the payment solution among its employees later this year, Oberthur Technologies, PrePay Solutions and Penrillian.
Odyssey Merchant Services is now offering First Data’s Clover Station cloud-based business control and payment platform that gives small and mid-sized business owners the tools they need to manage their businesses. An apps-based business system with an intuitive interface. Clover Station includes access to the Clover App Market, where users can download apps to further customize the system to the user’s needs.
DigitalTangible announced the Peer-to-Peer Gold and Bitcoin Marketplace. DigitalTangible customers can now list their gold bullion confidently and new buyers, anywhere in the world, can find premium gold deals at lower prices for immediate purchase and delivery. DigitalTangible enables this Peer-to-Peer Marketplace via its global network of professionally insured and bonded custodians.
Miami-based Net Element says it will integrate Apple services into its point-of-sale (POS) payment acceptance hardware and software, enabling Company merchants the ability to accept Apple Pay from customers. The company speiclaizes in mobile payments and value-added transactional services in emerging countries and in the U.S.
Freeport, NY-based Matchpoint Payment Solutions is now a newly opened merchant services and credit card processing company. Matchpoint Payment Soutions is an Elavon Payments Partner & Registered MSP/ISO of U.S. Banks Elavon.
Pasadena, CA-based Wallaby, a mobile and web-based credit card optimization solutions specialist has expanded it service to include an extension for the Firefox browser. The Wallaby Firefox Extension provides users with a highly convenient way to identify which of their credit cards they should use for online purchases at a wide selection of merchants such as Amazon, eBay, Staples, and Best Buy.
VeriFone Systems announced that its Payments as a Service (PaaS) platform for the UK market-PAYware Ocius-has been certified by the PCI Security Standards Council (SSC) as an approved Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) solution. P2PE is crucial for merchants in today’s retail landscape, as it encrypts cardholder data collected at the point of sale and keeps it encrypted until it is safely inside VeriFone’s PCI compliant decryption environment. This means cardholder data remains secure across the retailer’s POS terminals, networks and systems. Certification of PAYware Ocius was based on 888 rigorous standards required by the PCI SSC across 6 domains.
A Missouri online payday loan company has been shuttered by The Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The firm allegedly bilked consumers out of tens of millions of dollars by trapping them into loans they never authorized and then using the supposed “loans” as a pretext to take money from their bank accounts.
It has been projected Brits will make 500 million contactless payments between now and December 2015. The forecast is based on two major development in the U.K.: Transport for London’s (TfL) travel network accepting Visa contactless cards on multiple forms of transport and the introduction of mobile contactless services.
VeriFone’s Payments as a Service (PaaS) platform for the UK market”PAYware Ocius”has been certified by the PCI Security Standards Council (SSC) as an approved Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) solution. PCI SSC certification validates PAYware Ocius’ ability to help merchants enhance security and reduce the scope of PCI Data Security Standard (DSS) management through P2PE of cardholder data.