The Ingenico Companion Mobile Payment (iCMP) MPOS, a turnkey mobile point-of-sale solution offering full debit and credit EMV and contactless payment acceptance to Canadian merchants is now available via Global Payments.
The TouchSuite Firefly point of sale systems is now equipped to support the company’s newly-acquired processing solution, Lightning Payments.
Capital One (COF) continues to lead the U.S. credit card industry in outstandings and volume growth, posting a strong 9% year-on-year (YOY) gain in end-of-period (EOP) outstandings and a whopping 18% surge in Purchase Dollar Volume (PDV) for the first quarter.
Apple Watch is being delivered today for the lucky first adopters, while those late on the bandwagon may have to wait to late June for shipment or to go in-store. But is it hype or hope? Whatever, banks and others are climbing aboard with AW apps.
Driven by sagging revenues in China and Russia, German-based Wincor Nixdorf is undertaking a major restructuring after posting a 65% decline in net profits for the first quarter, compared to one-year ago. The Company will cut its workforce by 12% and may take it cashless business to an IPO.
UK consumer spending growth trends continue to support the notion consumer spending is returning to the best times since 2010. March Expenditure was up by +1.1% year-on-year, following a similar increases in January and February (+1.4% and +1.3%, respectively).
UK-based SafeCharge launched a PokerStars-branded prepaid MasterCard that allows poker players in the UK to withdraw and deposit direct to their bank account. StarsCard is issued by IDT Financial Services Limited.
Vancouver-based NuData Security has beefed-up NuDetect with an expanded array of behavioral biometric sensors producing 97% accuracy in verifying a user’s identity. The solution’s improved user interface acts as an “early warning system” that makes high-risk events easily accessible to security teams.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Mary Knox, Research Director, Banking and Investment Services, at Gartner.
NY-based ERP software provider VAI announced the availability of a mobile Point of Sale (POS) application. Mobile POS is an extension of VAI’s S2K current POS system.
Best Western has launched an exclusive loyalty program aimed at AARP members. The two organizations have had a longstanding relationship.
Wirecard has inked CIMB Bank Singapore with a partnership agreement to offer a complete merchant solution to businesses in Singapore leveraging their respective core expertness.