Bankrate reports unique visitors to its flagship CreditCards.com site increased 16% year-over-year. In April 2015 CreditCards.com redesigned its website and incorporated mobile responsive design features. During Q2 2015, total mobile device card approvals increased by 20% compared to Q1 2015.
CardWeb.com’s CardData Reports today features the Cards and Payments Industry in Brazil report by Timetric.
Watch out WEX, VA-based Quarles has unveiled Watchcard, a new national fleet card branded offering. The new universal fleet card is available to businesses across the country to help them manage their fleet’s fuel expenses.
@Pay has introduced its secure Text-to-Give that protects organizations from SMS spoofing fraud. Unfortunately, as Text-to-Give gains popularity, malicious hackers will start exploiting the vulnerabilities inherent in text messaging as a means of attacking – not the donors – but the organizations that the donors support.
North American Bancard (NAB) has inked a partner relationship between its front-end gateway, NAB Velocity, and Aldelo, a privately held software solution developer for the restaurant, retail and payment processing industries.
CardWeb.com’s CardData Reports today features the
Debit Transactions in an EMV World by Mercator.
Experian Marketing Services unveiled a new, more predictive and addressable Experian Marketing Suite. The advancements includes new addressable advertising and predictive intelligence tools both powered by Experian’s consumer database, the largest consumer database worldwide, with modeled insights covering 700 million individuals in 270 households.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: USAEPAY (Shopify): NILSON (commercial cards); USAEPAY (Shopify) and HEARTLAND (emaginePOS).
Purchase dollar volume (PDV) for Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover cards (credit + debit) in the U.S. climbed 7.6% year-on-year (YOY) in Q2/15 reaching a record $1205 billion. Visa led the way in the second quarter posting a 8.8% YOY gain for U.S. PDV, according to CardData. However, YOY PDV growth is slowing a tad for all four U.S. networks.
Aggregate U.S. bank credit card end-of period (EOP) outstandings for the nation’s four largest issuers were essentially flat year-on-year (YOY) in the second quarter (Q2/15) and continues the pattern of the past three years. Capital One is the only big issuer with real growth as it plugs deeper into the changing market dynamics.
EVO Payments International has unveiled an integrated EMV implementation strategy to fast track EMV migration efforts for Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and retailers worldwide.
Latin America’s payment pioneer, YellowPepper, has ankled Mohammad Khan, former president and founder of ViVOtech as Chairman. Prior to founding ViVOtech in 2001, Khan held various leadership positions at Verifone, the global leader in secure POS solutions, which he joined in its early stage in 1983.