FL-based ZipLine, a provider of mobile and card-based merchant branded payment (ACH) solutions, recently gained industry accolades for its cutting-edge mobile payments technology. ZipLine’s ‘mPay’ mobile solutions platform is a low-cost payment program built on the existing architecture used for merchant branded debit cards.
The use of facial recognition technology to help combat card fraud in stores is being explored in the payments industry. “PED Cam” (Pin Entry Device Camera) uses an upward-facing camera, embedded into a standard card terminal to take a picture of the card-user whenever they enter their PIN.
Vietnam Export Import Bank (Eximbank), low-cost air carrier Jetstar Pacific (Jetstar) and JCB have officially launched the Jetstar – Eximbank JCB co-branded card.
Tech Bureau announces Mijin, a low-cost solution for creating permission blockchains.xThe goal of Mijin, is to allow financial institutions to reduce infrastructure costs by up to 1000% by 2018.
MasterCard announced that more travelers around the world will be able to check out quickly and securely now that several new transit and travel retailers are offering MasterPass. Accepted in 24 countries, MasterPass enables consumers to pay for the things they want with the security they demand, anywhere online or in-app, using any device.
NTT Communications will begin operating prepaid SIM card vending machines for foreign visitors to Japan at Narita International Airport from July 24.
FL-based ZipLine, a merchant-branded mobile and ACH payment solutions provider offering consumers instant rewards at the pump and POS, announced the appointment of consumer loyalty and payments veteran Roger Brooks, as Senior Vice President of Business Development.
PA-based EPS Financial has unveiled a Payroll Card platform with simple to manage web-based tools. The EPS Payroll Card platform is driven by the E1 Visa Payroll Card that provides companies a convenient, low-cost alternative to disbursing salary and wages to employees.
Pakistan will become the first foreign market to launch the UnionPay mPOS (Mobile POS) service.
The US has the world’s largest payments market, and one of the highest levels of card penetration. In 2014, the US accounted for 86.0% and 87.7% of North America’s total card transaction value and volume respectively
Heartland Payment Systems is removing card data from the payment transaction, providing restaurateurs with protection against point-of-sale (POS) intrusions, insider misuse, and other common sources of data fraud by eliminating the opportunity for criminals to capture and monetize card data.
UnionPay International and AirAsia jointly announced all the websites, flights and chain hotels under AirAsia has started to accept payment with UnionPay cards, deepening cooperation between the two sides in card acceptance and issuance to provide cardholders with more convenient, secure and preferential services.