MasterCard is giving fans using Apple Pay to pay at the 2015 MLB All-Star Game presented by T-Mobile in Cincinnati, along with a Priceless experience. Those attending the 2015 MLB All-Star Week festivities will not only be able to use Apple Pay on-site for food and merchandise purchases, but when they do they could also receive a Priceless Surprise.
The third annual Key Business Drivers & Opportunities in Cross-Border E-Commerce survey is now open for input from merchants and payment professionals from around the world. Last year’s survey polled nearly 700 e-commerce and omnichannel merchants, payment service providers, acquirers and consultants, quantifying stakeholder attitudes about this increasingly important segment of payments.
Payverifi has teamed with Kount Systems in order to enhance their fraud management systems. The partnership will allow Payverifi’s pre-existing systems to dive in even deeper to each particular transaction, instantly checking hundreds of fraud check points.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Mike Baxter, Senior Vice President, Product Development of Entrust Datacard
NYC-based eMazzanti Technologies has completed high-level retail data security training to prevent retail point-of-sale (POS) data theft. eMazzanti is currently one of only seven companies worldwide to be qualified as a PCI Qualified Integrator under the stringent certification standards of the PCI Security Standards Council Qualified Integrators and Resellers (QIR) program.
SPOT has eclipsed 20,000 downloads in Boston alone and has introduced “SPOT 2.0.” SPOT was founded in Boston in July 2014 as a sharing economy solution to the parking industry.
AARP and Google want New Yorkers age 50+ to be smart online to keep identity thieves out of their wallets and to protect their personal information. Today, at an event co-hosted by the AARP Fraud Watch Network and Google at Google’s Chelsea offices, the groups released the top five tips that every New Yorker should know to avoid identity theft and keep their passwords, credit cards, and other sensitive financial information safe.
The quest for the best security with privacy considerations and anonymity may have been discovered by DC-based Anonos. The company has been issued U.S. Patents for its pioneering solutions to architecturally enforce controlled conditions capable of satisfying even the most stringent U.S. and EU data privacy regulations.
The total value of mobile transactions processed throughout the world is expected to escalate to in 2019 surging at a CAGR of 122.2% over the period of 2015-2019. The massive increase in the payments, remittance and banking value is anticipated to be driven by Asia-Pacific region, with countries including China and India.
Russia’s Gazprombank has accelerated its partnership with China UnionPay. At the end of the first quarter 2016 Gazprombank is expected to issue a total of 300,000 UnionPay cards.
Crédit Agricole Consumer Finance and Oberthur Technologies (OT) have inked a deal to enable PIN codes to be securely delivered via SMS. CA Consumer Finance, which notably operates in France under the Sofinco brand, is the first credit institution to offer its partners and their customers a card which can be activated in just a few minutes in complete safety.
Chase Card Services confirmed its has entered into a consent order with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and agreements with attorneys general for 47 states and the District of Columbia relating to practices stopped years ago for its sworn document, collections litigation and certain debt sales practices on defaulted credit card debt.