UK-based Worldpay has signed a deal to acquire Austin, TX-based SecureNet Payment Systems. The company’s sophisticated single stack of payment APIs and flexible architecture allows integration for all types of transactions, in all development languages, across all channels.Details
About one-quarter of Canadians have used a mobile device to make an online purchase over the past three months. Around 68% of smartphone owners are aware of NFC or QR Codes, with 65% likely to make NFC or QR payments over the next six months.Details
The largest private credit reporting agency in Malaysia
will offer FICO Scores to all its clients beginning early 2015.
The CTOS-FICO Consumer Credit Score is created by analyzing the information found in CTOS’s comprehensive credit information database.
Semble will be using Gemalto’s Allynis Trusted Services Hub (TSH) to secure its mobile NFC services in New Zealand. Semble is a joint collaboration between major banks and all three operators in New Zealand serving as the aggregator for banks and service providers.Details
Russia and CIS payment services provider QIWI has inked a deal to acquire Money.Mail.Ru from Mail.Ru Group. Money.Mail.Ru is a payment service that allows users to make instant payments for goods and services via web interface or apps at any convenient time.Details
While consumers globally are concerned about the financial loss due to payment fraud, their chief concern is the time required to fix the problems created by fraud. This was the top concern for 68% of respondents in the US, 60% percent in Canada and 51% in the UK.Details