Robert McKinley, Senior Analyst/Editor Robert McKinley, with 33 years experience covering payment cards and payment systems, is Senior Analyst/Editor for CardFlash and other payments-related publications. He is the retired founder and chief executive of RAM Research, CardWeb and CardTrak. McKinley served as an expert witness in 100+ litigations including two multi-$billion trials, testified before the U.S. Congress, chaired multiple payments conferences, hired as consultant by Fortune 100 companies and several overseas financial institutions. Full Bio: www.rbm4.com

TAP Portal Certified Newest Epson Printer

TAP Portal Certified Newest Epson Printer

Value-added Point of Sale (POS) solutions specialist Epson America announced that TAP Portal, provider of payment business applications, has certified the Epson TM-m10 receipt printer for integration with its processor-agnostic payments app, and joined the Epson EnvisionSM mSelect Partner Program. The joint solution is available from TAP Portal today. As a member of the Envision…

CellPoint Mobile Velocity MPaaS

CellPoint Mobile Velocity MPaaS

CellPoint Mobile has unveiled Velocity, the payment industry’s first Mobile PSP-as-a-Service (MPaaS) solution to help airlines deploy popular mobile payment solutions, payment apps, and alternative payment methods (APMs) quickly, profitably, securely and without friction to existing financial systems. Created specifically for airlines and travel operators, CellPoint Mobile’s Velocity turns Payment Service Provider (PSP) functionality into…

Bancolombia and First Data Ink a Major Payments Deal

Bancolombia and First Data Ink a Major Payments Deal

Bancolombia and First Data have inked a deal to integrate and strengthen their technology platforms in order to improve and diversify services for business owners in Colombia. The companies will focus on building commerce technology solutions for merchants and facilitating access to the banking system, offering advanced technology and secure, efficient transactions. First Data and…