GoDaddy has teamed up with Stripe to offer small, medium-sized businesses (SMBs) online payments. The GoDaddy Online Store with Stripe will be launched this quarter and be available to customers in the UK, Ireland, Australia, Canada and the US.
Chase Merchant Services has named a new U.S. Market President. Kim Fitzsimmons will oversee all marketing, relationship management and sales activities in the U.S. for Chase Merchant Services.
Costco Canadian members can now apply for the new Capital One Platinum MasterCard which doubles as a membership card. The card is being issued under an exclusive contract between Costco Wholesale Canada and Capital One’s Canadian bank branch.
FIS has completed its acquisition of Clear2Pay for $470 million. Brussels-based Clear2Pay counts 40 of the 50 largest global financial institutions among its clients.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of card industy movers and shakers today features Souheil Badran, senior vice president and general manager of Digital River World Payments. Digital River is a global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions.
Paris-based Ingenico Group has closed on the acquisition of Amsterdam-based GlobalCollect. The deal announced in July was for US$1.1 billion.
The largest provider of private label credit cards in the U.S. has added Select Comfort to its portfolio. Synchrony Financial (f/k/a GE Capital Retail Finance) signed a multi-year agreement with Select Comfort Corporation for the card program which offers a number of financing options.
Atlanta-based Global Payments reported revenues grew 12% to $704.9 million in the third calendar quarter (fiscal first quarter 2015 ending August 31) compared to $629.7 million in the year ago quarter.
TX-based First American Payment Systems latest 1stPayPOS software update enables merchantsto add their logo to the top of the receipt as well as a barcode discount feature that allows the merchant to offer a dollar or percent discount to customers.
Wells Fargo has joined American Express’ OptBlue, the new merchant acquiring program that seeks to expand AmEx U.S. card acceptance among small merchants. The addition of Wells Fargo brings the number of participating acquirers in OptBlue to 12, six of which are in the top 10 in the U.S.
IN-based Allied Payment Network, an online and mobile bill payment services specialist, has introduced an online loan payments option for financial institutions. PortalPay seamlessly operates as a landing page within the bank or credit union’s website.
The Bluetooth Connected Card Platform has picked up interest and funding. MI-based Stratos is the developer of the card which combines all plastic cards into a single, smart, and dynamic card.