BMO Bank of Montreal announced the grand opening of its new full-service branch in Vancouver’s Oakridge Center on October 22nd. The new branch is outfitted with a free coin counter; mechanized safety deposit boxes; access to commercial account and deposit services; two ATMs; and barrier-free access.
OrderDynamics can now deliver Level 1 PCI compliant solutions thanks to its core platform integration with Hosted PCI. Combining Payment Vault Tokenization technology with the OrderDynamics On-Demand eCommerce Platform, this offers retailers worry-free PCI compliance without compromising front-end flexibility, or backend integration options. OrderDynamics’ merchants will also benefit from 100% credit card breach indemnity as no sensitive card holder data ever enters the merchants environment.
Vivonet is being recognized as one of the top 50 Canadian companies on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 for making world-class achievements and evolving the Canadian technology sector. Vivonet is ranked 43 in Canada for the 2011 Fast 50 and 243 in North America on the Technology Fast 500 list, the rating is based on five successive years of growth. Vivonet is well known for “reinventing the cash register” with its innovative, web-based point of sale (POS) software Halo(TM) revolutionizing retail transaction data management in the North American restaurant industry. Over the last five years, Vivonet has experienced 365 per cent growth with over $110 million in customer transactions per month.
Moneris Solutions credit and debit card processor launched its e-Select plus Mobile App, letting merchants accept credit card payments using their smartphones and capture sales. Merchants can obtain real-time authorization, send email receipts to customers, and generate reports on transaction history through their mobile devices. The bundled card reader accessory plugs into the audio port of the smartphone, allowing credit cards to be swiped for ease-of-use.
Mint Technology has signed a binding MoU with Carta Worldwide transaction processing to introduce its Mint Global Processing (MGP), 55% ownership to Mint and 45% to Carta Worldwide. Mint Global Processing will process Mint’s own prepaid and payroll card’s and in addition will be a full service, third-party transaction processing company capable of processing a range of mobile banking and other financial products throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) for other financial institutions.
Aramor Payments extended its portfolio of services to include mobile payment solutions for business, for which it has appointed Lyndon Burrell SVP, Canadian Payments. The technology allows Canadian merchants to download a free app to their smartphones and tablets for use as Point Of Sale (POS) terminals in conjunction with an attachable “card swiper.” This allows merchants to swipe and accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards as payment from their customers.
YESpay Appointed Mary Di Vincenzo VP, Operations and Client Services North America. Mary’s arrival in the North American Operations and Client Services team is part of YESpay’s expansion strategy in Canada and USA. Mary’s role is to ensure YESpay is fully prepared to serve the North American market by augmenting the company’s already impressive list of acquirers, pin devices, third party host certifications and service offerings across multi-channel environments.
Moneris Solutions card processor launched its “e-Select plus” Mobile App. Giving merchants the ability to accept credit card payments using their smartphones and capture sales on the go, the new offering lets them obtain real-time authorization, send email receipts to customers, and generate reports on transaction history through their mobile devices. The bundled card reader accessory plugs into the audio port of the smartphone, allowing credit cards to be swiped for ease-of-use. The Mobile App extends the capabilities of the e-Select plus platform, offering merchants additional convenience and security.
Moneris Solutions credit and debit card processor launched its expanded “Morris” POS solution, offering Register, Pro, and Enterprise modules to help retailers manage their business more efficiently. The modules range from an entry-level cash register replacement to an advanced POS solution with advanced feature set designed to meet the needs of larger retail businesses. The PCI-DSS-compliant “Morris” offers retailers the ability to process transactions and provide additional POS features including inventory management, customer management, and real-time reporting.
Xpress Money global money transfer services has expanded its services to Canada with its secure system allowing, quick international remittance. Xpress Money grew their business to 95 countries around the globe and now has more than 85,000 agent locations throughout the world. Xpress Money is known for their reasonable transfer charges and competitive exchange rates, they also offer the choice of sending money directly to a bank account along with the option to personally collect cash at an agent location and in some countries the option to deliver money to the receiver’s door-step.
Fiserv financial services technology solutions announced its “Accurate” transaction matching, reconciliation and exception management solution has received the SWIFTReady Reconciliation Label for 2011. Fiserv is exhibiting the solution in Toronto from September 19-23, showcasing its full breadth of solutions for the global financial services market. Fiserv offers Risk and Compliance solutions to help clients optimize usage and return on capital by making risk transparent and actionable within their organization. Solution areas include Financial Crime Risk Management, Financial Risk Management, Financial Performance Management and Financial Control Solutions.
EastNets compliance and payment solutions has obtained the SWIFTReady workers remittance conformance label for 2011. en.MoRe is the first application in the workers’ remittances program offering a mobile remittance functionality where it demonstrated a real time remittance between a Telco operator and a receiving bank . A partnership agreement was signed earlier this year with BICS (Belgacom International Carrier Services) to provide mobile money transfer services to millions of migrant workers worldwide. BICS operates an international network, with over 550 direct connections, including more than 250 routes to mobile operators, in more than 170 countries.