Articles with tag: card payments

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Kenyans can now use mobile payments for gambling

23 Oct 2020 | Mobile Payments

The Kenya National Assembly’s Sports, Culture and Tourism Committee has announced that mobile payments can now be accepted by gaming operators.

Mobile payments, Kenya, gambling, Gaming Bill 2019, card payments, gaming

JPMorgan launches same-day payment processing device QuickAccept

22 Oct 2020 | Payments General

JPMorgan has launched the card reading device QuickAccept, in a bid to speed up payment processing.

JPMorgan, US, QuickAccept, payments, card payments, payment processing, transactions

Square announces Terminal API for new contactless solutions

16 Oct 2020 | Online Payments

Square has announced the availability of its newest developer tool, Terminal API, that enables developers to build contactless solutions that limit P2P contact by connecting Square Terminal to any POS.

Square, Terminal API, contactless payments, card payments, payment methods, in-store payments

Global payment card expenditure grew 13% in 2019 to USD 35 trillion

08 Oct 2020 | Cards

New research from RBR has revealed spending on payment cards continues to grow strongly, with global payment card expenditure growing 13% last year, to USD 35 trillion.

card schemes, domestic schemes, UnionPay, Visa, Mastercard, card payments, COVID-19, report, contactless payments

DataMesh enables native least cost routing on payment terminals

06 Oct 2020 | Online Payments

DataMesh has developed a capability to automatically apply least cost routing (LCR) technology within Australia’s debit card payment system for its customers.

eftpos, DataMesh, merchant routing, least cost routing, POS, payment terminal, card payments

Wirecard to cease payment services in Singapore, MAS directive

02 Oct 2020 | Online Payments

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has directed Wirecard entities to cease their payment services in Singapore, according to straitstimes.com.

MAS, Wirecard, payment services, Singapore, payment services, Monetary Authority of Singapore, customer funds, Germany, digital payments, bankruptcy, bank accounts, Phillipines, APAC, Asia Pacific, Pasir Panjang, Wirecard SG, merchants, e-payments, Nets, PayNow, SGQR, pre-paid cards, credit cards, card payments

Is this the end of the card payment?

01 Oct 2020 | Mobile Payments

Sarah Kocianski, Head of Analysis and Research Manager at 11:FS, provides valuable insight into what the future of payments might look like in a switch from card payments to A2A payments

11:FS, 11FS, fintech, banking, insurance, digital services, payments, card payments, A2A payments, NFC, debit cards, credit cards, prepaid cards, contactless payments, account to account, Eurozone, multinational rails, national rails, P2P payments, Trustly, iDEAL

Judopay, Mastercard to expand support of touch-free payments

30 Sep 2020 | Online Payments

UK-based mobile-first payments provider Judopay has teamed with Mastercard to expant its network with a direct route to Mastercard's Payment Gateway Services.

JudoPay, Mastercard, UK, online payments, card payments, acquirer, payment gateway system, UK, Europe, North America, company expansion

Digital money should be part of the school curriculum

30 Sep 2020 | Payments General

Research from UK fintech Paysend has highlighted the need for the education system to incorporate the concept of digital money into the school curriculum.

digital money, financial literacy, cash payments, card payments, financial literacy, digitalisation, Paysend, UK

National Bank of Bahrain launches 'Tap & Go' payment

29 Sep 2020 | Mobile Payments

National Bank of Bahrain has announced the activation of ‘Tap & Go’ contactless payment service across its point of sale (POS) terminals and cards.


National Bank of Bahrain, tap and go, mobile payments, online payments, card payments, contactless payments, POS, e-wallet, Bahrain, MENA, NFC payments

Developments in biometric authentication and biometric cards

23 Sep 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Úna Dillon, Managing Director at MRC Europe, elaborates on the key developments in biometric authentication and biometric cards

Úna Dillon, MRC, Europe, biometric authentication, biometric cards, biometrics, retailers, UX, fraud, chargebacks, ecommerce, checkout, electronic payments, cardholder, CDCVM, mobile payments, ApplePay, Samsung Pay, Visa Checkout, mobile commerce, contactless card payments, onboarding process

Moneyfarm uses open banking for 20 percent of transfers

17 Sep 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Digital wealth manager Moneyfarm has stated that 1 in 5 of its customers’ financial transfers are being used via open banking provider Yapily, following a partnership between the companies.

Moneyfarm, open banking, financial transfers, Yapily, Europe, UK, Italy, digital wealth manager, open banking platform, open banking integration, banks, withdrawals, investment portfolios, bank accounts, card payments

dLocal achieves USD 1.2 bln valuation after securing new USD 200 mln investment

16 Sep 2020 | Online Payments

dLocal has announced up to USD 200 million in new investment, led by existing investor General Atlantic, a global growth equity firm with a presence across North and South America, Europe and Asia.

dLocal, investment, General Atlantic, LATAM, merchants, Addition, emerging markets, ecommerce, Spotify Premium, Zara, local credit card payments, instalments, Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Google Pay, digital wallet

IPOSUP.com to launch instant settlement of card payments for micro-businesses

11 Sep 2020 | Cards

IPOSUP.com has announced plans to launch pre-Christmas 2020 a new ECASH Account card payments settlement service for UK businesses.

HCE Service, cards, micro business, card payments, payment settlement, merchants, transactions, payment methods

Mastercard, WiPay partner to advance digital payments across the Caribbean

10 Sep 2020 | Online Payments

Mastercard has announced its partnership with Caribbean-based fintech company WiPay, building on its strategic plan to evolve and develop its presence in the islands.

Mastercard, Caribbean, WiPay, financial inclusion, Bank in the Box, SMEs, card acceptance, card payments, prepaid card, CourtPay, GovPay, Digital ID, digital payments

Google Pay launches NFC-based contactless payment option in India

31 Aug 2020 | Mobile Payments

Google Pay has rolled out a NFC-based contactless payment option in India, enabling users to add their card numbers for direct payment. 

Google Pay, NFC, contactless payments, card payments, India, card numbers, direct payment, Axis Visa cards, SBI Visa, credit cards, international cards, token, cardholder, Bharat QR, in-app, merchants

Card payments on rise in New Zealand amid the COVID-19 crisis, says GlobalData

28 Aug 2020 | Cards

GlobalData has revealed that card payments in New Zealand are expected to grow over the next five years. 

GlobalData, card payments, New Zealand, contactless cards, Payments NZ, contactless payments, UK, Australia, ecommerce, COVID-19, online shopping

Plastiq's card acceptance product Plastiq Accept is live

27 Aug 2020 | Payments General

Intelligent payment solutions provider Plastiq has announced that Plastiq Accept is now live and available to the public. 

Plastiq, Plastiq Accept, intelligent payments, payment acceptance, card acceptance, credit card payments, credit cards, payments, cash flow, card payments, traditional payments, supply chain

Zara picks dLocal to support ecommerce operations in Uruguay and Paraguay

27 Aug 2020 | Online Payments

dLocal has announced that it is supporting Zara’s ecommerce operations in Uruguay and Paraguay through the use of its payments platform. 

dLocal, Zara, ecommerce, Uruguay, Paraguay, payments platform, local payments, credit card payments, instalments, Mastercard, Visa, American Express, OCA, merchants, emerging markets, local currency

UK-based SMEs up 60% in daily transactions in sign of recovery, Barclaycard study

21 Aug 2020 | Cards

Barclaycard has released its Payments’ quarterly SME Barometer, revealing that small and medium businesses exceeded their revenue predictions for Q2 2020. 

UK, United Kingdom, SMEs, daily transactions, Barclaycard, pandemic, recovery, small and medium businesses, revenue, optimism, consumer cards, card payments, hospitality industry, transactions, card transactions, card-taking SMEs