Zooz is teaming with CardinalCommerce to offer Cardinal Consumer Authentication (CCA) to its merchant base. With CCA, Zooz’s clients will enjoy the same protection for their card-not-present transactions that Cardinal’s Customers have relied on for years.
London-based Swifthub is gaining traction as the best solution for cost-effective cross-border corporate payments that lets businesses make payments or even mass payments to any Visa/MasterCard credit/debit cards worldwide for just 0.75% fee.
Toronto-based BitGold has launched its payments platform in the US and US territories. US residents can sign up on the BitGold platform and buy, sell, or redeem gold using BitGold’s Aurum payment and settlement technology.
TSYS and FICO released a new report titled “Engaging Customers: Why Should Financial Institutions Move Toward a ‘Bring Your Own Persona’ Approach.”
San Diego-based Mitek has inked an agreement to acquire Netherland’s-based IDchecker, a global provider of cloud based identity document verification and facial recognition solutions.
Austin-based Mozido joins in mezzanine funding for IdentityMind Global, a risk management platform for e-commerce and regulatory compliance. The investment will also integrate IdentityMind’s technology into Mozido’s MoTEAF platform, a cloud-based mobile payments ecosystem.
Misys software has been awarded the SWIFT Certified Application labels for trade, supply chain finance and corporate supply chain finance. Having won the recognition for the seventh consecutive year, Misys was namely awarded for its FusionBanking Trade Innovation and FusionBanking Corporate Channels, FusionBanking Trade Innovation and FusionBanking Corporate Channels – Supply Chain Finance and FusionBanking Corporate Channels – Corporates-Trade Supply Chain Finance. Misys’ dedication to SWIFT best practices over the years has ensured the firm’s trade services platforms are compliant with the latest standards in trade finance. In upcoming releases this will include support for the SWIFT FATF 16 changes, due in 2015 as part of SWIFT’s roadmap to address financial crime in payments and trade finance.
Nearly 96% of the world’s population is mobile or about 7 billion. The awareness of the value of personal data is growing while solutions to manage usernames and passwords become more cumbersome and the use of biometric data to authenticate access will become more widely implemented.
Peer-to-Peer (P2P) lending service, Zopa, has teamed with AU10TIX for improved ID authentication. AU10TIX will protect its lenders against fraud by verifying borrowers by checking official identifications including passports, driving licenses and official national ID cards.
UK-based Misys has teamed with FircoSoft, a bank watch list filtering solutions provider. More than 200 banks rely on Misys FusionBanking Trade Innovation to manage their trade finance operations.
Montreal-based SmartCard Marketing Systems has signed a letter of understanding to deploy Vieway’s Dynamic Currency Conversion DCC) payment switching services for banks & telco acquirers with ATM, POS & e-commerce gateway solutions.
First Data has attracted an industry leading team of partners that will collaborate to bring ease and convenience to the complex and growing legalized online and offline gambling and gaming market in the U.S. and abroad. PayLucky Solutions offer an innovative package of comprehensive payment services, all in one place and all from one source. Proven solutions include check, debit and credit processing with emphasis on protecting operators by qualifying players and guaranteeing player funds through third party validation and analysis on individual spending habits. The Global Interactive Gaming Summit and Expo (GiGse), First Data and its partners are poised to deliver the much-needed solutions to the gambling and gaming industry. First Data partnered CAMS (Central Account Management Systems), CrossPay Services, FEXCO, Global Cash Access, NRT Technology and Secure Trading Inc.