A new survey found 79% of consumers consider customer service as the most important aspect of their banking relationship, while 50% cited a financial institution’s technology offerings, and 80% said security what their top priority.
Toronto-based GoldMoney is on a “hockey stick” direction as gross revenues soar 2000% in the 3Q/15 calendar quarter from the prior quarter. Third quarter gross profit of $1.04 million for the Group which also includes BitGold.
Sweden has become the first Nordic country to issue MasterPass digital wallets. Nordea, SEB and Swedbank are the first banks to issue MasterPass, soon to be joined by ICA Banken and Resurs Bank.
Dollar General and Rite Aid have joined the growing American Express Serve Free Cash Reload network. Serve is AmEx’s general purpose prepaid card.
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts has teamed with NCR to build and deploy the Krispy Kreme Rewards app on the NCR Engage Mobile platform.
China’s Alibaba Group has ankled two managing directors for its European expansion. Sébastien Badault is now the managing director of Alibaba Group France, and Terry von Bibra is now managing director of Alibaba Group Germany.
The nation’s largest credit union service organization, in terms of number of credit unions, assets and members, has jumped on Visa Checkout and MasterPass bandwagons.
U.S. desktop retail e-commerce spending rose 9% year-on-year for Thanksgiving Day and up 10% for Black Friday. The data show Thanksgiving has established itself as one of the more important online buying days.
A new study shows online sales may top $105 billion this holiday season, but merchants are missing out on making nearly $38 billion more due to the frictions that remain from discovery through checkout.
Germany-based Wirecard unveiled boon, a new payment solution for Android smartphones operating in four European countries. The app is now available via the Google Play Store in Germany, the Netherlands, Austria and Belgium with more to come.
UK-based EZPayment has officially launched PayMoney, a credit card payment processing app. The
new app is exclusively available via the Google Play store for Android devices.
Austin-based Perk.com has inked a deal to acquire Corona Labs, an established platform for mobile app development.