Speedier transactions could make a big difference for a wide range of consumers, from hourly workers to patients waiting for medical insurance claims to clear.
Fedcoin could have a lot of benefits, such as helping unbanked buy goods and pay bills online. But about those "know-your-customer" risks....
The prepaid industry is maturing, and leaders are providers that have maintained product flexibility and innovation and married it with the processes, technology, compliance and user experience that is needed in todays dynamic marketplace.
Modern payment terminals are streamlining the update process for merchants by enabling instant updates of their capabilities, and U.S. Bank is taking advantage of this technology to rapidly get new offerings to market.
At a time when many independent sales organizations feel threatened by disruptors like Square and Groupon, which sell directly to merchants, Verifone is relying more on ISOs to extend its offerings to smaller stores.
Fresh off its success in the Philippines, Seattle-based transfer company Remitly is using mobile security and other digital features to tap other markets, where an endless supply of competitors and fraudsters await it.
Geopolitical and regulatory risks are rampant in Europe, but Visa Europe is well positioned to weather the storm.
Throughout all of 2014, only 22% of consumers surveyed for an annual Federal Reserve Board study said they initiated a mobile payment during the year. This was just five percentage points more than the prior year, despite 2014 bringing the launch of Apple Pay.
SAS has launched a new solution designed to allow banks to rapidly test anti-money laundering scenarios, the business analytics software and services provider announced March 16. read more »