CardWeb.com’s CardConferences today features
EMERGE 2015, June 10-12, 2015 at the Hilton Austin, Texas in New Orleans.
MasterCard (MC) U.S. credit + debit purchase dollar volume (PDV) rose 7.1% year-on-year (YOY) in Q1, driven by an 8.1% YOY gain in U.S. debit cards. However, MasterCard’s YOY gains in both U.S. card products has been slowing over the past year.Details
Cards-in-Force (CIF) for Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, JCB and UnionPay is expected to approach seven billion by end-of-year (EOY) 2019. According to forecaster RAM Research, CIF for the global debit card industry is growing at a CAGR of 8.88%.Details
The Payments Security Task Force is joining hands with the PCI Security Standards Council and the EMV Migration Forum to launch an EMV program to streamline the testing and certification process for Value Added Resellers (VARs) and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs).Details