Corporate Employee Payments Ready for a Mobile Surge
Advancements in consumer mobile payments are setting the stage for similar changes to corporate employee payments, such as travel purchases and other expenses.
Dominic Venturo, chief innovation officer at U.S. Bank
  more »
Image: Bloomberg News
Nintendo's 3DS handheld game system. A new version, released in Japan this month, adds an NFC reader that can be used to accept payments.
Nintendo Co. Ltd. wants to expand the use of the Suica contactless card for small-value payments on its video game consoles. more »
Image: Bloomberg News
MasterCard President and CEO Ajay Banga
Apple Pay scooped up one million payment cards in its first 72 hours, 60% of which were Visa cards, but MasterCard's chief executive still expressed optimism for the payment network's chances in the rapidly shifting mobile landscape. more »
Image: Bloomberg News
Qiwi will soon be available as an alternate payment option on eBay in Russia. more »
Ben Milne, CEO of Dwolla.
BBVA Compass is partnering with Dwolla, the Des Moines, Iowa-based alternative payment network to enable real-time payment capabilities throughout its offerings. more »
MasterCard plans to launch MasterPass, the card network's digital wallet, in Taiwan. more »
Image: Bloomberg News
Osama Bedier, founder and CEO of Poynt Co.
Poynt Co., a startup headed by former Google and PayPal executive Osama Bedier, is looking to take advantage of the EMV hardware upgrade schedule to entice merchants to switch to its new app-based payment terminal. more »
David Chang, chief operating officer for the PayPal Media Network.
Large payment companies, including PayPal, are increasingly using incubators and accelerators to learn about consumers and to nurture startups that might become partners. more »
From left: Alex Mifsud, founder and CEO of Ixaris; Kennedy Uzoka, deputy managing director and CEO of UBA Africa; and Opeyemi Okunoren, CEO of Ojapay Nigeria Ltd.
Payment applications developer Ixaris is working with United Bank for Africa and Ojapay to launch a virtual card-based e-commerce system designed to make online purchasing an option for more African consumers. 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.