Visa Checkout will now be available to merchants and consumers across France, India, Ireland, Poland, Spain and the United Kingdom this year. Visa Checkout brings the security and convenience of the Visa card to the digital world, creating a better way to pay with mobile and connected devices. Visa Checkout is extending its international availability…
First Data intends to establish a research and development center in Ireland that will house up to 300 highly skilled employees to centralize work on a number of the company’s leading technology platforms. The R&D center will be located in Nenagh, County Tipperary. The project is supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation…
China continues to lead the march to online and cross-border shopping habits. This year’s findings support the growth trend: 35% of online shoppers claim to have shopped cross-border in 2015, vs. 26% in 2014. China’s overall online shopping population saw modest growth (81% of online adults report having shopped online in the last 12 months in 2015, vs. 80 % in 2014)
Cardstream and PayVector to provide over 20,000 online businesses in the UK and Ireland with MasterPass.
Mobilio Protection now offers independent wireless retailers the convenience of a low price prepaid protection plan covering new, refurbished and pre-owned devices distributed via the epay WebPOS distribution portal.
Toronto-based GreenCoinX has formed an Advisory Board to assist in the further development of GreenCoinX, the world’s first identifiable crypto currency. GreenCoinX identifies users and facilitates the collection of user defined optional taxes by worldwide governments.
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Netherlands-based European payments provider CCV is now using Authentic, an intelligent payments platform from NCR’s Alaric. CCV plans to implement Authentic across Europe to support a new state-of-the-art payments processing solution it has developed for its customers, due to go live in December 2015.
Dublin-based Sysnet Global Solutions has launched a new out-sourced Merchant Contact Service, tailored specifically for acquiring and ISO organizations. The fully scalable, on-demand service enables acquiring organizations to respond to market conditions while also proactively engaging with customers through their customers preferred channel; phone, web-chat, email, SMS and social media.
The worldwide economy continues to heat up as spending in Ireland soars 5.6% year-on-year (YOY) in June. Online spending accelerated by 13.6% YOY also in the second quarter.
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