Krungsri Consumer and JCB Launch a Payment Card

Krungsri Consumer and JCB Launch a Payment Card

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Krungsri Consumer, a specialist in credit card and personal loan business in Thailand, and JCB have launched JCB credit card issuing in Thailand. Krungsri Consumer has a combined customer portfolio of over 7 million accounts, the biggest portfolio in Thailand. JCB cards are today issued in 20 countries with 91 million…

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Minneapolis Metro Transit Bus Fleet Go-To Switch to Cubic

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Cubic Transportation Systems has installed mobile validators on the Minneapolis Metro Transit bus fleet to replace previous card validators used in the Go-To smart card system. The state-of-good-repair project was awarded under a $5 million contract. The new validators meet Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV) compliance and include the capability of…

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BJ’s to Deploy Zipit Enterprise Critical Messaging Solution

BJ’s to Deploy Zipit Enterprise Critical Messaging Solution

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] BJ’s Wholesale Club has selected the Zipit Enterprise Critical Messaging Solution for use in improving order processing and fulfillment efficiency across all 213 BJ’s locations. After undergoing a comprehensive trial, BJ’s chose to implement the Zipit solution because of its patented priority messaging feature as well as its ability to provide…

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HomeSend and Vodafone Launch M-Pesa Remittance

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] HomeSend has expanded its global framework agreement with Vodafone Group for M-Pesa, including the launch of remittance services into five new markets during 2016. The two companies will work together to enable the real-time, mobile receipt of remittances by M-Pesa users in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Lesotho, Mozambique and…

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Moneris Solutions Accredited to Self-Certify EMV

Moneris Solutions Accredited to Self-Certify EMV

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Moneris Solutions has been accredited to self-certify EMV-chip and PIN, and chip and signature terminals for five major credit card brands. With this authorization, Moneris is the only processor in North America with the ability to perform self-certification for merchants on behalf of American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa and Union Pay.…

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CreaCard for a MasterPass Wallet in France

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] For the occasion of Mobile World Congress 2016 (22nd – 25th February in Barcelona), MasterCard announced today the launch in France of a new MasterPass service fully dedicated to CreaCard PCS, the Prepaid leader on this market. This innovative digital and safe payment method will revolutionize online transactions for MasterCard cardholders.…

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International Bank of Azerbaijan to start accepting JCB cards

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., has started JCB merchant acquiring operations with the International Bank of Azerbaijan (IBA). JCB cards will be accepted at all of IBA’s acceptance locations throughout the country by the end of February 2016. JCB has more than 91…

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Special Breaking News Mentions in Today’s CardFlash

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Breaking News: DRA (licensing); PARKMOBILE (NYC); CARDFELLOW (Indigo); and THREATMETRIX (Fuji Soft). DRA – Canada-based Digital Retail Apps (DRA) will begin licensing its purchase verification technology to merchants and partners. As well, the company has earned an additional patent on its system and method of facilitating secure self-payment transactions of retail…

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UnionPay with MINT to Issue First Chip CUP Card in UAE

UnionPay with MINT to Issue First Chip CUP Card in UAE

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] UnionPay has inked a cooperation deal with MINT of UAE to issue the first UnionPay chip card in the country, This will also be the first time a UnionPay-branded payroll card is issued in UAE. The two companies have agreed to issue 400,000 UnionPay cards in three years for the purpose…

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MOVO Hits Pay Dirt For Free Alternative Banking

MOVO Hits Pay Dirt For Free Alternative Banking

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] MOVO has raised an initial $700K to finalize the development of its beta product, scheduled to launch this spring in the US. For MOVO, that means offering a free alternative banking platform with a first-of-its-kind P2P payments app for this neglected market. MOVO accounts are opened and loaded without a bank…

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On-Premise IVR w/Cloud-Based PayItByPhone = Future

On-Premise IVR w/Cloud-Based PayItByPhone = Future

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] USAePay has partnered with DemandVoice to offer merchants a Certified Level 1 PCI compliant phone payment method. This partnership will integrate DemandVoice’s premier product, PayItByPhone, which securely collects payments any time, on any phone, and in any language.   DemandVoice is a hosted telephone application provider that brings the power and…

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Cardless Access to US Pin4-enabled ATMs Kicks-Off

Cardless Access to US Pin4-enabled ATMs Kicks-Off

[ihc-hide-content ihc_mb_type=”show” ihc_mb_who=”0″ ihc_mb_template=”1″] Pin4, the first open cardless cash network in the U.S., has launched its first phase of its nationwide rollout, bringing consumers in New York City, Miami, Chicago and Los Angeles cardless access to cash at Pin4-enabled ATMs. Pin4 will continue expansion throughout the year and will have full nationwide access in…

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