UK-based eMerchantPay has joined the UATP Network as a Master Merchant to help online travel agencies and booking engines reach out to new business travel customers by accepting UATP.
Jack Henry has acquired AL-based Bayside Business Solutions, a provider of complete portfolio management systems for commercial lenders and industry leader in providing factoring software.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Philip Fayer, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pivotal Payments.
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.
NJ-based Charge Anywhere, an experienced provider of EMV payment application and payment gateway services has launched Miura Shuttle POS equipment to merchant services providers and solutions integrators in the U.S.
MasterCard and Parkeon have launched “City Connector”, a unique couponing platform that delivers offers and services from local businesses via on-street parking meters.
AZ-based Early Warning has beefed up its Real-Time Identity Chek Service with the addition of New Account Scores. These predictive checking account applicant screening scores enable financial institutions to improve the access they offer consumers and expand their customer base while continuing to manage fraud.
Capital One (COF) will likely lead the top issuers in outstandings and volume year-on-year (YOY) growth in the second quarter with expected outstandings of $77.6 billion, according to forecaster RAM Research. In the first quarter COF outstandings increased by 9% YOY and purchase dollar volume (PDV) surged by 18%, according to CardData.
Citibank’s purchase dollar volume (PDV) for its U.S. retail credit card portfolio will likely decline slightly to $23.1 billion, compared to Q2/14, predicts RAM Research. In the first quarter PDV declined 1% YOY to $16.5 billion, according to CardData.
MasterCard has extended its long-standing UEFA Champions League sponsorship for the next three seasons through to 2018. The renewal includes sponsorship of the UEFA Super Cup, UEFA Women’s Champions League final and the UEFA Youth League finals.
Transactions via UnionPay cards in European markets has witnessed an increase of over 50%, countries like Italy, German and France are favored by Chinese tourists.
Citi has completely redesigned its Citi Mobile App for iPhone in the U.S. The new app for consumer banking and credit card customers enables the use of the Touch ID feature on iPhone devices.