VA-based Global Tel*Link has acquired TouchPay. The acquisition is the next step GTL has taken in its path to grow its payment services business into new government sectors, expand its corrections payment service business.
Atlanta-based Axiologix has completed definitive agreements to acquire International Money Management. IMM markets a U.S. issued prepaid debit card that is uniquely affiliated with a distinctly independent foreign bank debit card, allowing money to be transferred to the foreign country via a “person-to-person” conveyance.
DHgate, a major e-commerce marketplace focused on cross-border trade of Chinese goods, announced it has launched a new service for Shopify members, enabling over 140,000 entrepreneurs and small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) in more than 150 countries with access to Chinese manufacturers and suppliers.
Half of mobile internet users have used a mobile device to make a major financial purchase, such as getting a mortgage, buying a car or investing in stocks. Consumers most likely to have made a large transaction on their mobile device were between the ages of 30 and 49 (58% have done so).