Trucoin announced that customers in 26 states can now buy bitcoin using their Visa or MasterCards online, a partnership with BitPay to sponsor the Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl. Trucoin will be the preferred Bitcoin ATM provider at the St. Petersburg, FL event that will be broadcast to millions by ESPN.
Macy’s and Citi Retail Services announced the early renewal and long-term extension of their credit card services agreement. This new agreement, to run through March 2025, with substantially similar financial terms.
Net Element released a new version of Aptito. This cloud based, point of sale (POS) platform for the hospitality industry has been optimized for iOS 8.1 and upgraded to add many new features, including business management and analytics.
Houston-based Evolve Money, the free bill payment app for desktop and mobile devices owned by PreCash, now offers its customers the option to pay their bills with credit cards. Discover is the first credit card accepted for payment using the mobile app, with plans to support VISA and MasterCardin 2015.
San Francisco-based Revel Systems has secured approximately $100 million Series C funding from New York City-based private equity firm Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe and other strategic investors. The round includes an initial $65 million investment from WCAS and an additional $25 million equity line available from WCAS.
Seatlle-based SinglePoint has finalized an ISO Partnership Agreement with RedFynn Technologies, a payment processing and business solutions provider.
NFC was losing steam in last couple of years after initial hype. There were half hearted attempts but as soon as Apple announced iphones with NFC, the entire segment looks like as if it’s on steroids right now. The boardrooms are busy these days in any company connected to NFC terminals or payments.
Compass Plus announced the migration of Global Processing Centre in Antigua, the third largest processor in the Caribbean region, to its open development payments platform, TranzAxis, in just three months.
Paris-based Oberthur Technologies and Canada-based Mobeewave, a key actor in mobile payment, are announcing a solution – Flying mPOS – turning any NFC device equipped with OT’s PEARL eSE into a secure mobile payment terminal (mPOS).
Ingenico Group unveiled its new comprehensive global offer,Telium Tetra, creating a fully integrated commerce ecosystem around the Point of Sale.
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