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On November 20 IL-based UL purchased Ireland-based Acquirer Systems, a specialist in testing software and tools for validation of complex payment environments.
More than six billion VantageScore credit scores were used in the 12-month period running from 3Q/14 to 2Q/15. The Company says it is a 100% increase over the previous 12-month period.
MasterCard’s (MC) Asia Pacific – Middle East – Africa (APMEA) region Gross Dollar Volume (GDV) FX-adjusted inched down in the third quarter to a year-on-year (YOY) gain of 14.0%, compared to 15.2% in the prior quarter and 17.0% in the year ago quarter.
Australia’s Lending Works is now offering higher standards in ID fraud protection, while streamlining onboarding and improving operating efficiency. AU10TIX BOS is the first and only 2nd generation ID authentication and record generation technology on the market today.
Bluefin Payment Systems has joined the Applied Systems’ Partner Program as a Solutions Partner and will provide Bluefin’s integrated PayConex payment processing to U.S. independent insurance agencies using Applied CSR24.
PA-based FreedomPay’s Commerce Platform has been approved as a payment gateway for EMV on First Data. FreedomPay’s EMV certification combined with P2PE enables merchants to adopt advanced payment security at the point of sale.
Gemalto has unleashed Dynamic Code Verification, a comprehensive payment security solution that protects against Card-Not-Present (CNP) fraud on-line and ensures an easy user-experience cardholders have come to expect.
MasterCard’s (MC) Asia Pacific – Middle East – Africa (APMEA) region Q2/15 FX-adjusted Purchase Dollar Volume (PDV) is expected to dip to 14.6% for the third quarter, according to RAM Research. MC’s APMEA region Q2/15 FX-adjusted PDV rose year-on-year (YOY) by 15.4% in the second quarter, according to CardData.
NY-based CardFlight reports its suite of mobile solutions has been certified by First Data to accept EMV “chip card” payments.
Heartland Payment Systems announced the availability of Heartland SecureSubmit, a data protection solution e-commerce merchants use to protect sensitive consumer cardholder data entered via a consumer’s browser.
PA-based USA Technologies reported record total revenue of $17.6 million for Q2/15, a year-over-year increase of 57%. Also, record license and transaction fee revenue of $11.9 million, a year-over-year increase of 26%