Japan’s GMO Payment Gateway has invested US $1 million via the GMO Global Payment Fund to enhance its capital and business alliance with Neweb Technologies a major online payment service provider in Taiwan.
American Express has launched Serve Cash Back, a new prepaid debit Account option that will earn Accountholders 1% cash back on purchases. Consumers who spend in line with the 2012 – 2013 U.S. Department of Labor national averages for gas, groceries, dining out, clothing, transportation and entertainment using the Serve Cash Back Card could potentially earn more than $400 annually2 when earning 1% cash back.
New research confirms the in-store experience is important in all major purchase decisions, with an overwhelming majority of shoppers buying in person. At the same time, shoppers continue to carefully research major purchases of $500 or more, including financing options.
PayVerifi is nailing the card not present headache. Business owners have had trouble processing a credit card with just the number and no card being present. There’s a certain risk that goes with accepting payments this way.
Worldpay reports Britain’s bookies have kicked off this year’s Barclays Premier League with a bang. Following a quiet two months , the opening weekend of the new season provided a timely reminder of how much love the nation and punters have for the ‘best football league in the world’.
CardWeb.com’s CardExecs database of payments industry movers and shakers today features Charles Koo, President and Chief Executive Officer of Iris ID Systems.
The NFC Forum announced new Associate, Implementer, and Non-Profit members from around the world. Representing industries as diverse as automotive electronics, digital imaging, microelectronics, and asset management, the 19 new members include organizations based in Austria, Belarus, China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and the United States.
CO-based North American Bancard has inked a joint product and marketing relationship between its front-end gateway, NAB Velocity, and PA-based Future POS, an award-winning point-of-sale (POS) software for restaurants.
Arroweye Solutions, the only digital On-Demand payment technology firm, has been selected to provide EMV prepaid cards for The Card Collaborative International (TCCI). The flexibility of Arroweye’s Digital On-Demand model allows for better responsiveness to customer needs, and ensures that TCCI can better serve its clients, and slash lead times by putting cards in customers’ hands in days, not weeks.
Over the past few years participants of the WebMoney system have been actively using the E-NUM application which generates one-time passwords in order to improve the safety of transactions. A new interface of the official E-NUM website simplifies the mobile application installation process allowing immediate use of the service.
Chase Card Services has unveiled three exclusive Star Wars designs to the Disney Visa Credit Card family, plus exclusive Star Wars perks for all Disney Visa credit cardholders.
The global biometric authentication and identification systems market is expected to grow at an estimated CAGR of 17% from 2015 to 2020 and generate over $25 billion by 2020. While the majority of the demand is sourced out of APAC and Middle East, countries such as the U.S. and the U.K. continue to be the leading revenue generating countries in the biometrics market.