Articles with tag: consumer

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Ecommerce and other card-not-present debit transactions surging, PULSE study reveals

11 Aug 2020 | Online Payments

Discover Financial Services’ PULSE has revealed that card-not-present transactions volume grew at 10 times the rate of card-present in 2019, while issuance of contactless cards nearly tripled.

Discover Financial Services, PULSE, study, card-not-present, transactions, card-present, contactless cards, 2020 Debit Issuer Study, A2A, account-to-account, debit, PayPal, Venmo, Zelle, person-to-person, business-to-consumer payments, insurance payouts, mobile wallet, Apple Pay, consumer behaviour, COVID-19, contactless debit

Klarna creates new ways to make shopping social with the launch of followable Wish lists

07 Aug 2020 | Ecommerce

Klarna has launched followable Wish lists for shoppers, a new feature that allows customers to create, share, and follow shoppable Wish lists on the Klarna app. 

Klarna, instalment payments, launch, Wish lists, shoppable wish lists, online shopping, Adidas, Sephora, TOMS, ASOS, shopping experience, consumer experience

Visa reveals shifts in consumers' and SMBs' behaviours due to COVID-19

04 Aug 2020 | Online Payments

Visa has released the Visa Back to Business study assessing the increasing shift to ecommerce in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Visa, study, Visa Back to Business, ecommerce, COVID-19, consumer behaviour, SMBs, POS, contactless payments, Millennial, Gen X, Boomers, fraud management

Grab rolls out a series of consumer financial services

04 Aug 2020 | Online Payments

Grab has announced that its financial unit, which previously focused on services for entrepreneurs and small businesses, is launching a series of products for consumers.

Grab, launch, consumer financial services, AutoInvest, buy now, pay later, insurance, Indonesia, micro-investment, digital wallet, ullerton Fund Management, UOB Asset Management, Singapore, PayLater, Singapore, Malaysia, third-party, merchants, cart abandonment rates

Pngme, Open Banking Nigeria partner for API standardisation

30 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Open API solution provider Pngme has joined non-for-profit initiative Open Banking Nigeria for building a set of open APIs standards for the Nigerian financial services industry. 

Pngme, Open Banking Nigeria, partnership, API standards, Nigeria, Central Bank of Nigeria, financial inclusion, banks, consumers, API, toolkit, test environments, implementation standards, financial ecosystem, sandbox, data types, authentication

Elavon introduces Opayo and payment solutions to help SMEs reopen

30 Jul 2020 | Ecommerce

US-based payments provider Elavon has announced new measures to help SMEs reopen, including new payment solutions and digital commerce capabilities.

Elavon, Opayo, payment solutions, SMEs, digital commerce, ecommerce, POS, consumer behaviour, covid19, survey, Ipsos Mori, spending habits, Sage Pay, contactless payments, online shopping, business reopening

Ecommerce in the US during the Covid-19 days

28 Jul 2020 | Ecommerce

Sally Baptiste from Payment Operations Group gives a realistic account of what merchants should consider when trying to enter the US ecommerce market during the climate created by the Covid-19 pandemic

Sally Baptiste, Payment Operations Group, US, United States, ecommerce, retail, marchants, buyer, consumer, COVID-19, coronavirus, pandemic, consumer confidence,

Equifax acquires Ansonia Credit Data

27 Jul 2020 | Payments General

US-based consumer credit reporting agency Equifax has acquired Ansonia Credit Data, a provider of business credit data.


Ansonia Credit Data, Equifax, Paynet, consumer credit reporting, accounts receivable, US, payments, B2B

Revolut raises USD 80 mln in funding round

27 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Revolut has raised USD 80 million as part of its Series D round led by TSG Consumer Partners.

UK, fintech, Revolut, pandemic, COVID-19, coronavirus, TSG Consumer Partners, US, banking, Europe

SignD secures EUR 1 mln growth capital from primeCROWD investors

27 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Austria-based KYC services provider SignD Identity has received EUR 1 million in new growth capital from the primeCROWD investor network. 

SignD, growth capital, investment, primeCROWD, digitisation, covid19, lockdown, Austria, KYC, proof of identity, regulatory standards, banking, identity, consumer enrolment, digital onboarding, AML, PEP, QES

3C Payment, Cybersource partner to secure payment experiences

22 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Global payment service provider 3C Payment has partnered with Cybersource to deliver token-based omni-channel payment services.

3C Payment, Cybersource, retail, hospitality, transport, tokenization, retailers, token management, secure sensitive data, token, in-store payments, online payments, card, digital wallets, alternative payments, 3C PMS, POS, Kiosk, Token Management Service, merchants, payment touchpoints, consumer behaviour

Filipinos to invest in Gov't Retail Treasury Bonds using PayMaya

15 Jul 2020 | Payments General

PayMaya has teamed up with Bonds.Ph, an online investment platform powered by the Philippine Digital Asset Exchange (PDAX), to extend its financial inclusion mission into the retail investing space.

consumers, merchants, government, Philippines, PayMaya, ecommerce, food, retail, bonds, investments, mobile apps

Robinhood secures additional USD 320 mln in Series F funding round

14 Jul 2020 | Payments General

US-based investment platform Robinhood has extended its Series F funding round with another USD 320 million, bringing the total raised so far to USD 600 million. 

Robinhood, funding, Series F, investment platform, fintech, US, IVP, Dropbox, Twitter, Klarna, TransferWise, TSG Consumer Partners

Shopee rolls out Buy Malaysia in-app portal

13 Jul 2020 | Ecommerce

Shopee has launched the Buy Malaysia in-app portal to increase the visibility of Buatan Malaysia products as well as its local businesses.

Shopee, Buy Malaysia, Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs, MDTCA, Buatan Malaysia Campaign, Kempen Beli Barangan Malaysia, KBBM, Malaysia, cashback, ecommerce

FCA sets out customer protection requirements for PSPs and e-money issuers

10 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

In a “Dear CEO” letter the FCA has set out customer protection requirements for payment services companies including payments institutions (PIs) and e-money institutions (EMIs), to ensure that they are compliant with the regulatory obligations across six key areas.

FCA, Financial Conduct Authority, customer protection, Dear CEO, security, payments institutions, PIs, e-money institutions, EMIs, compliance, regulation, safeguarding, prudential risk management, financial crime, financial promotions, consumer communications, governance, oversight, records management, reporting

COVID-19 predicted to cause over a 6% global downturn on ecommerce payments - study

09 Jul 2020 | Ecommerce

UK-based PSP Checkout.com has released research showing the UK is losing over USD 2 bln/year due to legitimate transactions being rejected as fraudulent, among other findings.

Checkout.com, research, study, UK, merchants, ecommerce, consumer behaviour, COVID-19, coronavirus, Europe

Ingenico helps digital businesses scale at pace

09 Jul 2020 | Online Payments

France-based payments company Ingenico has unveiled a new offering for digital businesses that is designed to reach peak payments conversion.

Ingenico, payments conversion, digital businesses, online consumers, Ingenico Recurring Payments Suite, pay-per-use, UX, payment methods, currencies, mobile payments, online payments, cross-border payments, Russia, China, LATAM, recurring payments, digital subscribers, subscription payments, Zuora, Aria Systems, Vindicia, SAP, debit card, credit card, APMs

Australia introduces Consumer Data Right for data sharing

03 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has launched the mandatory Competition and Consumer (Consumer Data Right) Rules.

Australian Competition & Consumer Commission, ACCC, Competition and Consumer Rules, Consumer Data Right, data sharing, banking, Australia, banking data, credit cards, debit cards

Connect Ventures announces USD 80 mln fund for 'product-led' seed-stage founders

25 Jun 2020 | Payments General

UK-based seed-stage VC Connect Ventures has announced a new USD 80 million fund to continue investing in ‘product-led’ founders.

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Multiple ecommerce markets, one strategy: An exclusive interview with PPRO

24 Jun 2020 | Ecommerce

Stefan Merz, COO of PPRO, talks about the unique challenges and opportunities of this moment in history for the payments and retail industries

Stefan Merz, PPRO, payments, PSP, PayPal, UK consumers, Subscription payments, digital services, retail payments, ecommerce, ecommerce strategy, europe, iDEAL, cards, WeChat Pay, AliPay,