Denmark: Mobile Payments Are Possible With Dankort

Members of the BOKIS banking collective have become the first in Denmark to offer mobile payments using Dankort, the national debit and credit card. Last month the collective launched a digital wallet that allows consumers with an Android device to make contactless mobile payments. Today it is launching a mobile wallet for iPhone and, for the first time, is enabling customers to link their Dankort to their device. Read more »

ING in Poland Introduces HCE Mobile Payments

Forgotten your wallet or purse? No problem. ING in Poland customers can now pay for goods or services using only their Android smartphones following the launch this month of a ‘MasterCard on your phone’ payment service. Available for customers with a Moje ING mobile app, the contactless service was developed in less than a year by teams from Poland, the Netherlands and Spain. It is one of the first global projects of this type to provide a... more Read more »

DocuSign Payments Welcomed in the UK

From today, DocuSign customers across the UK will be able to benefit from the launch of DocuSign Payments, the company’s latest platform innovation that provides a fast and easy way to collect payments and signatures in just one step. For the 65 percent of businesses that experience either delays in receiving payment or a complete failure to collect, this new way to sign and pay will make a huge difference.  Read more »

Air China and Ingenico Accept Discover Card Transactions in North America

Ingenico ePayments, the online and mobile commerce division of Ingenico Group, today announced it has signed an agreement with Air China, China’s flag carrier and one of the largest airlines in the Asia-Pacific region, to provide the ability to accept Discover Card transactions in North America. The agreement also gives Air China the capability to accept all cards on the Discover Global Network, through Discover Global Network’s strategic... more Read more »

Egyptian Bank Partners ACI Worldwide for Nextgen Retail Payments

ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, expended its relationship  with the Egyptian Banks Company for Technological Advancement (EBC), the central domestic infrastructure provider for payments in Egypt. ACI will help drive the bank’s ambitious growth plans and initiative to move from the use of cash to electronic payments/funds in one of Africa’s most innovative and fastest... more Read more »

Payza Launches Utility Bill Payments Service For India

Payza, a leading global online payment platform, announced today that it has launched an online Utility Bill Payments service for Indian customers. Payza has teamed up with India’s most popular household utility and telecommunications service providers for the initial launch of the program, a list that includes Airtel, Tata Sky, Tata Docomo, Vodafone, Reliance, DishTV, MTNL, BSNL, and many others.  Read more »

MercadoPago selects Naka Mobile for IoT connectivity

Largest online payment provider in Latin America, MercadoPago, has chosen Naka Mobile, a global mobile telecommunication and technology company, for IoT mobile connection across Brazil. Read more »

Visa And StubHub Promise Beneficial Deals to Customers

Visa and StubHub announced they are enhancing their partnership to offer a variety of experiences that put fans at the center of the action. Starting today in Austin – and everywhere – the two brands are unveiling a series of events, promotions and offers designed to help fans everywhere snag the hottest tickets in town. Read more »

Wirecard Represents Boon with Apple Pay in Ireland

Wirecard is launching boon with Apple Pay in Ireland, the easy, secure and private way to pay that’s fast and convenient. After the initial launch to the UK, France and Switzerland, Ireland is the fourth market where people can use boon with Apple Pay. The fully digitized mobile payment app boon is offering its customers mobile payments that are independent from any bank or telecom operator. Read more »

Trustly Together With UATP Enables Easy Online Air Ticket Purchase

UATP announced today that it is partnering with the Swedish FinTech company Trustly, enabling airlines to easily accept instant online bank payments for ticket purchases across Europe. The partnership between UATP and Trustly gives travellers the flexibility to purchase airfares using their preferred bank account, directly from an airline's booking platform. This new service lowers the airline's cost of distribution, eliminates fraud risk and... more Read more »

Mastercard and ACI Worldwide Solve Legal Dispute

ACI Worldwide (ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, has reached an agreement with MasterCard Technologies, LLC, and MasterCard International Incorporated, in which MasterCard has purchased from ACI and ACI has granted to MasterCard a perpetual license relating to components of NET24-XPNET™ middleware on the MasterCard debit switch. The parties resolved their differences in a confidential... more Read more »

Swish Payments Changes Brand Name to Truevo

Swish Payments Ltd, the Malta-founded card acquirer and payment solutions provider, will be rebranding as Truevo Payments on 1st March 2017. Founded in 2012, Swish enables European businesses to easily accept payments across various channels, including in-store, online, over the phone and through mobile card terminals. The company also offers Original Credit Transactions for fast and convenient fund transfers to over a billion eligible Visa,... more Read more »

Oracle Partners with Mastercard to Deliver Seamless Digital Payments

At Mobile World Congress, Mastercard announced a global partnership with Oracle that is designed to deliver a streamlined digital payment experience to the retail and hospitality industries. The partnership will initially focus on three needs for restaurants, hotels and retail stores: Read more »

Mahindra Comviva launches MobilytixTM to enhance Customer Engagement for Digital Payments

Mahindra Comviva, the global provider of mobility solutions, today announced the launch of  MobiLytixTM Customer Engagement for Digital Payments . This solution is meant to drive higher level of customer engagement in the realm of digital payments. MobiLytixTM Customer Engagement for Digital Payments, which is a world-class marketing engagement automation platform for digital payments, revives existing mobile money life cycle that leads to... more Read more »

mVisa Spreads Its Easy Mobile Payments Service to 10 more Countries

mVisa, QR-based payment service, now available in India, Kenya and Rwanda, will soon be offered to merchants and consumers in Egypt, Ghana, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Nigeria, Pakistan and Vietnam, according to Visa (NYSE:V). mVisa solution brings the benefits of easy and secure digital commerce to consumers, merchants and financial institutions – easing acceleration of the global migration from cash to electronic payments. “Customers have told us... more Read more »


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