Chainalysis Expands Cryptocurrency Support Ahead of New Regulatory Guidance

Chainalysis, the leading provider of cryptocurrency compliance and investigation solutions, today announced the availability of real-time transaction monitoring for ten cryptocurrencies. The launch of additional cryptocurrencies comes in anticipation of global regulatory guidance that will require automated transaction monitoring for the cryptocurrencies that exchanges and financial institutions support. Read more »

BMO Partners with Mastercard to Accelerate Global Payments

Mastercard and BMO Bank of Montreal today announced that BMO will implement Mastercard Send to deliver faster, more cost-effective and transparent international payment services to its Canadian-based business and commercial banking clients. Read more »

Marqeta Announces First Major European Customer Signings

Marqeta, the creator of an advanced payments infrastructure and open-API platform defining a new standard for modern card issuing, announced today it has signed its first four European customers: digital banks Morning and YAPEAL, as well as  point-of-sale lender Aplazame and mobile payments platform Auka -- following its launch in-market in October of last year.  Read more »

New Study Reveals European Consumer Confidence in Cryptocurrencies

A brand-new study into consumer confidence in cryptocurrencies has been released today, revealing two-thirds of Europeans have faith the digital assets will still exist in 10 years’ time, however the majority are still uncertain to how they will be used. Read more »

Is Cryptocurrency a Bubble?

According to economists, cryptocurrency is the mother of all bubbles. Though the skyrocketing prices in the bygone years and many experts pinpointing cryptocurrency as a bubble, it doesn't necessarily mean that it is. In economics, a bubble is when the cost of an asset is more than its intrinsic worth. Usually, prices are gone up in a bubble when people show an extremely positive attitude towards an asset. When the bubbles burst eventually,... more Read more »

Instantor Presents Report on Digital Trust: The New Currency for Financial Organisations

Today Instantor, the second fastest-growing Swedish FinTech, who makes tough calls easy within credit risk management presents How to leverage trust and improve conversion through digitalisation, a report that demonstrates how digitalisation is a critical factor to build trust today and drive business. Read more »

Ixaris accelerates ambitious expansion programme with new senior hires

Award-winning global payments company, Ixaris, has bolstered its senior team with the hire of a new Chief Legal and Compliance Officer and Commercial Director. The company welcomes Georg von Brevern and Sean Ashton as part of a wider expansion plan, following the company’s continued success and 75% year-on-year growth. Read more »

MeaWallet Launches Multi-Scheme Merchant Tokenization

Digital payment solutions provider, MeaWallet, today launches a new payment tokenization solution that delivers Mastercard, Visa and American Express tokenization services through a single connection. Read more »

Allied Wallet Supports New eWallet Solutions in Vietnam

Allied Wallet, a globally leading provider of mainstream online payment processing, is now compatible with Nganluong, Momo, and VTC Pay in Vietnam to support its growing e-commerce market, ranked as one of the top ten fastest growing in the world. Value Walk listed Vietnam as the #6 fastest growing e-commerce market in the world with an annual growth rate of 32%. It’s currently worth €2.3 billion and highly influenced by the incredible e-... more Read more »

Adyen study shows the value of omnichannel shoppers for retailers

New data released today by Adyen, the payments platform of choice for many of the world’s leading companies, highlights the value of unified commerce to retailers. Its report The Unified Commerce Index analyses data across its global payments platform, which processed €159 billion in transactions in 2018. Read more »

Consumer Research by Contact Centre Specialist Ultracomms Reveals Lack of Awareness Around Secure Payments

Customers give out payment details over the phone even when they aren’t confident or haven’t considered whether the information will be stored safely, new research by Ultracomms has found. Read more »

QRails signs FSS to offer 3D Secure 2.0-enabled Frictionless Payments

FSS (Financial Software and Systems), a global payments technology company, and QRails Inc., a financial services technology company, have entered a partnership to provide next generation strong customer authentication to drive frictionless payments. As part of the agreement, QRails will embed FSS Secure3D, an innovative 3DS 2.0 solution, with its sophisticated integrated payment processing and program management services. Read more »

T-Mobile Introduces T-Mobile MONEY

Another mobile pain point: tackled. T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) launched T-Mobile MONEY nationwide. It’s a no-fee, interest-earning, mobile-first checking account that anyone can open and manage right from their smartphone. With T-Mobile MONEY, eligible Un-carrier customers can earn an industry-leading 4.00% Annual Percentage Yield (APY)* on balances up to $3,000 – 50 times higher than the average U.S. checking account – and 1.00 APY% on every... more Read more »

Remitly Brings Faster, Affordable International Money Transfers to France

Remitly, the largest independent digital remittance company in North America, has launched its award-winning service to France, making international money transfers more fair, transparent, and cost-effective when sending money from France to international destinations. Read more »

First BELLIN Customer Goes Live with gpi for Corporates (g4C)

BELLIN, a global leader in providing web-based treasury software and services for multinational corporations, has successfully integrated SWIFT gpi for Corporates (g4C) technology in its tm5 treasury management system. BELLIN client Darling Ingredients Inc. just went live with g4C and has processed the first g4C payments in tm5, together with JPMorgan Chase bank. Read more »


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