Image: Bloomberg News
Russia is very much on the minds of Visa executives as they wait to see what effect the ongoing political standoff with the U.S. over the situation in Ukraine will mean for payments in Eastern Europe.
As state regulators take more interest in Bitcoin, third-party vendors are looking to apply the expertise they built in other markets to digital currency. One such vendor, Strevus, has a background in securitization, which is another volatile and risky market.  more »
Mobile imaging is vital to Green Dot's GoBank account, which relies on the mobile device for nearly all customer interaction.  more »
Conference Connect
Amex Finds Isis Partnership Serves It Well
American Express' Serve prepaid account has its roots as a digital wallet, but the card issuer is finding many of its enrollments are coming through a very non-digital process: in-person activations at mobile phone stores.  read more »

Email Newsletters

Get the Payments Update and the Morning Scan when you sign up for a free trial.

Already a subscriber? Log in here
Please note you must now log in with your email address and password.