The majority of credit unions have serious security concerns regarding insider threats. More than eight out of ten of the financial institutions acknowledge their biggest concern is confidential information being transferred to unauthorized recipients, while another 52% say they are worried about sensitive data being transferred by use of removable media.
Clearent is offering mobile payment acceptance solutions to Clearent’s sales partners and merchants. Launched in 2014, SwipeSimple includes encrypted mobile card readers, payment acceptance applications for iOS and Android devices, a real-time reporting and administrative dashboard for merchants and a reseller portal for easy onboarding and portfolio management.
Digital River is processing online payments for peerTransfer, a provider of global payment solutions for foreign students and educational institutions. peerTransfer is using the Digital River World Payments solution to facilitate student tuition payments made via credit card in 59 currencies across North America, Asia Pacific, Europe and parts of Africa.
GA-based Agilysys has beefed-up its POS software solutions to include a number of enhancements designed to boost efficiency, increase revenue and improve guest service, including support of Apple Pay, new mobility options and more.
MasterCard plans to work with the Egyptian government to roll out a digital ID program that links citizens’ national ID to the existing national mobile money platform, allowing Egyptians to participate in the formal electronic economy through a single, easy-to-use cashless program.
Home care agencies can now easily accept electronic payments, such as credit cards, and radically streamline their invoicing and payment processes via one powerful, cost effective, and easy-to-use system.
One of the largest financial institutions in the Netherlands is now offering its customers an easy-to-use, secure and private mobile payment system. Rabobank is now offering a mobile wallet with secure payment app from G&D.
MasterCard, the official card of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, and the PGA TOUR have teamed to offer contactless payments this year.
Boston-based peerTransfer, a provider of global payment solutions for the education industry, has raised more funding. Bain Capital Ventures led the latest round.
IL-based Zebra Technologies has unveiled a crop
of nine new products, solutions and services in the wake if its acquisition of Motorola Solutions’ Enterprise Business in October 2014. Most notably the Zebra PD40 mobile payment solution which supports mobile payments anywhere in the store using virtually any type of payment card.
NCR’s cloud-based point-of-sale (POS) system for small businesses has been integrated with LevelUp. The NCR Silver system will now join at top mobile loyalty and payment platform.
Kohli Ventures acquired Dynacart Solutions payments processing company. The Group has acquired the Dynacart equity previously owned by a major investment management house in Liechtenstein; following this transaction, Kohli Ventures owns the entire issued and to be issued share capital of the business. Kohli Ventures had first invested in Dynacart in 2011 after being attracted by its potential to act as a disruptor in the payments industry through its easy-to-use and secure payments gateway solution. Dynacart offers easy and secure online payment processing products for merchants to accept payments online, connecting customers with international banks and financial institutions to facilitate electronic transactions – users simply embed snippets of code on the website of any online store.