Payment Card Acceptance Set to Surge by 40% to 85 Million Outlets Worldwide by 2022

Regulations and rising financial literacy are boosting card acceptance globally, with strong growth potential remaining in mature markets as well as in traditionally high cash usage regions Regulations pushing card acceptance in both emerging and developed markets Read more »

Yolt to bring on up to 300 Open Banking users per day from the RBS Group

Yolt, the smart thinking money app owned by ING, is currently enabling up to 100 users, from RBS, Natwest and Ulster bank, per day, to benefit from Open Banking, the new regulation that allows customers to own their banking data. Read more »

Adyen Launches POS Offering in Singapore

Adyen, the payments platform of choice for the world’s leading companies, today announced the launch of its point of sale (POS) offering in Singapore, extending its unified commerce footprint to 27 countries and more than 4,000 cities.  Highlighting the potential of Adyen’s growth in the point of sale space, new clients include ASICS, Schuh, Lush, City Sightseeing, Dunkin Donuts, Hema, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Coolblue, Action, amongst many... more Read more »

UnionPay International Unveils Mobile Payment Service Platform to Accelerate Rolling Out of its Mobile Payment Worldwide

UnionPay International has recently launched UnionPay International Mobile Payment Service (hereinafter referred to as UMPS), which enables commercial banks, retailers, mobile phone manufacturers and third party institutions outside mainland China to get access to multiple UnionPay mobile payment solutions, including UnionPay mobile QuickPass and UnionPay QR code payment, via the open API of UMPS. Read more »

Pangea Money Transfer Announces Major Fee Reduction for U.S.-to-India Remittances

Pangea Money Transfer, a mobile-centric remittance platform for sending money from the U.S. Read more »

Worldpay and Lianlian Pay team up to connect China to the world

Worldpay, Inc. the global leader in payments, and Lianlian Pay, one of the top mobile payment service providers in China, are partnering to expand Worldpay’s settlement and pay out capabilities to include Chinese Yuan (CNY).  Read more »

ACI Worldwide partners with DBS

ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced that it is extending its partnership with DBS to support the bank’s ongoing digital transformation, including offering Singapore’s first FAST Real-Time Payments gateway service to corporate and institutional customers. Read more »

Adyen Doubles its Point of Sale Client List in 12 Months and Extends Unified Commerce Offer to Singapore

Adyen, the payments platform of choice for leading companies worldwide, today announced the launch of its point of sale (POS) offering in Singapore, extending its unified commerce footprint to 27 countries and more than 4,000 cities.  Highlighting the potential of Adyen’s growth in the point of sale space, new clients include ASICS, Schuh, Lush, CitySightseeing, Dunkin Donuts, Hema, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Coolblue,amongst many others. Read more »

Delta Simplifies Cryptocurrency Portfolio Tracking and Adds Exchange Account Connections with Delta 1.6

Delta, the ultimate Bitcoin & cryptocurrency portfolio tracker app, today announces the launch of Delta 1.6 for iOS & Android, adding Exchange Account Connections with the ability for deposits, withdrawals and transfers. Beautifully designed for efficiency and simplicity, Delta 1.6 aims to save crypto investors' time by automatically importing their exchange transactions whilst providing insight and visibility into their portfolios like... more Read more »


Liquid Voice, a leading provider of interaction recording, quality management and analytics, has announced the immediate availability of a new Payment IVR solution.  This innovative new solution will enable organisations taking personal information and payment details over the telephone to comply with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).  It will enhance customer service delivery and provide a self-service channel to... more Read more »

PayU and Kreditech launch instant cardless EMI with PayU Monedo in India

Global online payment service provider PayU and Kreditech, the leading group for digital consumer lending using machine-learning based underwriting, today launches the beta phase of PayU Monedo in India. PayU Monedo will provide cardless EMIs (equated monthly installments) to finance the online purchases of consumers in India. Read more »

ING Completes Acquisition of Majority Stake in Payvision

ING has today completed the acquisition of its 75% stake in Payvision, a fast-growing, leading international omnichannel payments service provider.  Read more »

Actis Invests in India’s Largest Digital Retail Payments Platform Pine Labs

Actis, a leading growth markets investor, today announced an investment in Pine Labs, India’s largest digital retail payments platform. Actis led on US $ 82million of funding joined by new investor Altimeter Capital.  Read more »

Mastercard Payment Transaction Services Launches Tokenization on WAY4

Mastercard Payment Transaction Services S.A. (MPTS), a European processor, rolls out a new digital payment solution that leverages Mastercard Digital Enablement Service (MDES) tokenization for secure payment card provisioning on mobile devices. The solution allows Mastercard Issuers to easily deploy the latest mobile pay schemes including Apple Pay, Android Pay, Samsung Pay as well as to enable mobile payments on wearables. The project has been... more Read more »

Crypto-currency Investors Plan to Buy More as Financial Professionals Expect Valuations to Rise

New research1 from Citigate Dewe Rogerson, the international communications agency, among investors with investments in crypto-currencies, reveals 56% intend to buy more over the next 12 months, compared to 31% who plan to retain or reduce their exposure. Despite the recent volatility in the market, just 8% intend to sell all their crypto-currency holdings. Read more »


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