Briefs: TSYS; HOTHAND; EXPERIAN; and NCR

In Other News: TSYS (Swisscard); HOTHAND (patent); EXPERIAN (award); and NCR (move). TSYS – TSYS has extended its payments agreement with Swisscard AECS to continue processing the company’s consumer credit and commercial card portfolios on the TS2 platform, as well as to provide other payment services. Swisscard AECS is a joint venture between Credit Suisse…

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Briefs: WORLDPAY; CPI; ACI; and SHIFT4

In Other News: WORLDPAY (AU); CPI (Wesbanco); ACI (Wargaming); and SHIFT4 (TSYS). WORLDPAY – Worldpay is expanding in Australia after winning its licence to process payments in what is one of Asia Pacific’s largest eCommerce markets. The company’s expansion in Australia comes at a time of sustained growth for Worldpay, which processed 13.1 billion transactions…

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Infinite Peripherals Ankles Former Blackberry Exec

Infinite Peripherals Ankles Former Blackberry Exec

Infinite Peripherals (IPC) has added mobile communications industry veteran Eric Nicolaisen to the newly created position of director, enterprise product management. At IPC, Nicolaisen will identify and develop new enterprise hardware and software solutions to offer customers and resellers innovative, turnkey enterprise mobility systems. He also will manage branding and marketing around these new solutions.…

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Brazil Banks to Rethink Digital Strategy

Brazil Banks to Rethink Digital Strategy

Brazilian banks face the challenge of competing with companies that are different from their traditional and sometimes rigid business models. To reinforce their footprints on the space, some banks have acquired or created partnership, incorporating local commercial banks that have moved to digital banking and online payments in recent years. Brazil’s large banks will have…

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Atom Mobile Movie Ticketing Platform

Atom Mobile Movie Ticketing Platform

Atom Tickets, the first-of-its-kind mobile movie ticketing platform, has expanded its service to moviegoers in more than 70 major metros across the U.S., including: New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Boston, Washington, DC, Cleveland, Indianapolis, and Baltimore in collaboration with leading exhibitors AMC Theatres, Regal Cinemas and Studio Movie Grill. The growing list of cities with access…

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NCR’s Interactive Teller Technology Tops 300 Clients

NCR’s Interactive Teller Technology Tops 300 Clients

NCR announced that the Bank of Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge, N.C., and Gorham Savings Bank, Gorham, Maine, are the latest financial institutions to deploy NCR Interactive Teller technology. This unique software-driven, hardware-enabled disruptive technology enables consumers to interact via high-quality video and audio with their banks’ remote-based video teller. NCR’s software gives remote tellers full…

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Pakistan’s Meezan Bank Inks a HomeSend Agreement

Pakistan’s Meezan Bank Inks a HomeSend Agreement

Pakistan’s first and largest Islamic bank has partnered with HomeSend, a joint venture between MasterCard, eServGlobal and BICS to leverage on HomeSend’s extensive network. Under this agreement, Meezan Bank’s state-of-the-art Home Remittance service, ‘Meezan Easy Remit’ or MEX will start processing HomeSend’s worldwide remittances sent by millions of expatriates and Non Resident Pakistanis (NRPs) around…

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