Ingenico Payment Services joins Demandware LINK Partner Programme

Ingenico Group (Euronext: FR0000125346-ING), global leader in seamless payment, announced today that Ingenico Payment Services has become a Demandware LINK Partner to enable simple integration between its international payment platform and the Demandware Commerce Cloud. This partnership will give Demandware online merchants access to Ingenico’s end-to-end solution which includes a secure multi-channel payments solution offering a wide range of... more Read more »

Bank of Scotland To Use Polymer Banknotes

Bank of Scotland today announced that its next £5 and £10 banknotes will be printed on polymer, and the first of these will be issued this November to celebrate the bank’s partnership with BBC Children in Need. Polymer is a thin flexible plastic film, replacing the cotton paper used for notes currently in issue. The notes will be slightly smaller with the new £5 note measuring 125 x 65 mm compared to the current 135 x70mm. Read more »

xWare42 wins the Payments Dragons' Den prize at PayExpo 2015

xWare42 has been crowned the winner of the prestigious Payments Dragons’ Den prize 2015, an annual competition allowing innovative payments entrepreneurs the chance to showcase their work and ideas to a highly experienced panel of influential industry leaders and hundreds of payments professionals at PayExpo. Read more »

MANGOPAY processes more than €200 million of payments across the ‘sharing economy’

MANGOPAY, a white label payment solution for marketplaces and crowdfunding platforms, today announces it has handled €200 million per year worth of payments for 500 businesses across Europe. The success of the company comes just six months since the company opened a new office in London. MANGOPAY now boasts 50 British based clients, including, Crowd2fund,Banktothefuture, Liftshare, Farmdrop, Propertymoose, InvestUp and Read more »

John Bruggeman named 'Best CEO in the Financial Technology Industry 2015'

 Traxpay, pioneer in business-to-business (B2B) Dynamic Payments, today announced that its CEO, John Bruggeman, was awarded with the “Best CEO in the Financial Technology Industry” by the reputable quarterly magazine European CEO. With C-suite readers in over 28 European countries, the publication annually seeks out and awards exceptional chief executives who have “raised standards across their respective industries” and who are “setting... more Read more »

Global UnionPay Card Issuance Breaks Five Billion

The cumulative number of UnionPay cards issued globally has exceeded 5 billion and UnionPay has become Chinese residents' preferred payment brand, Ge Huayong, Chairman of China UnionPay, said at the opening ceremony of 2015 Shanghai City Campaign in Milano on June 10. Ge said secure, convenient, preferential and innovative payment services are able to make life more convenient, stimulate consumption, facilitate trade and connect to the world in... more Read more »

Judo Payments Will Support Apple Pay UK launch

Judo Payments, Europe’s only mobile-first payments platform, today confirms its announcement as one of the payments platform providers selected to support Apple Pay when it launches in the UK in July. The UK launch is set to transform mobile payments, providing an easy, secure and private way to pay for physical goods and services across a number of mobile apps, such as clothing, tickets and groceries in iOS apps. Judo is working with key... more Read more »

Singapore's Largest Online Marketplace To Accept DBS Mobile Wallet

For the first time, the largest local online marketplace has signed on a mobile wallet as a payment option for its customers. From mid-June onwards, customers shopping on will be able to pay for their purchases using DBS PayLah!, the fastest-growing personal mobile wallet in Singapore. Read more »

Creditcall Joins EMVCo

Creditcall, the payment gateway provider and EMV Migration specialist, today announced it joined EMVCo, the global technical body overseeing EMV chip card standards, as both an EMVCo Business and Technical Associate. Read more »

MasterCard and Buy Way bring MasterPass to Belgium

From now on, Belgians can put the entire content of their wallet in MasterPass, a digital platform launched today by MasterCard and implemented by Buy Way. Thanks to this digital wallet there will be no more waste of time looking for payment and loyalty cards, giving consumers the ability to make transactions in an easy and seamless way. The wallet is open, which means that in addition to MasterCard cards, consumers can use and store other... more Read more »

Apriva Provides Chip And Pin Cards For mPOS with Miura

Apriva, the leading provider of secure end-to-end wireless transaction and information solutions, and Miura Systems, the market leading UK-based mPOS platform provider, today announced their partnership and product integration. The integration will certify Miura’s M010 hardware to Apriva’s AprivaPay Plus mPOS application. Read more »

Optimal Payments Partners With RentMoola

Optimal Payments (LSE AIM: OPAY), a leading global online payment solutions provider, has partnered with RentMoola, a Vancouver-based service that transforms conventional rent and condo fee payments of cash and cheques to virtual currency for tenants, property managers and owners. Through this exclusive partnership, RentMoola is able to offer fully automated, real-time payment and onboarding services for merchants and customers via Optimal... more Read more »

Vodafone Turkey Adds Eye Verification Tech To Mobile Wallet App

Vodafone's Turkish arm is using technology from EyeVerify to enable customers to open its mobile wallet simply by looking at their handsets. Vodafone Cep Cüzdan mobile wallet users with iPhones can now register their 'eyeprint' by snapping a photo. From then on, to access the app they will be prompted to take a selfie. The feature uses EyeVerify's Eyeprint ID technology, which maps the unique veins in eyes and creates a digital key equal to a 50... more Read more »

Compass Plus survey reveals industry expectations for mobile technology are immobile

Compass Plus, an international provider of retail banking and electronic payments software to processors and financial institutions, has revealed the results of their recent research shows industry professionals believe mobile payments, NFC and contactless technology will reach mass adoption within five years despite previous results indicating they should already be mainstream. Read more »

Connective Opens Office in Netherlands

Connective, a leading provider of e-signatures, e-transactions and e-mandates solutions announces today that is has opened its Dutch office in The Hague, the Netherlands. Starting a new office is a direct result of the growing demand of our client-base as well as strong interest from various financial industry sectors in the Netherlands. The local presence will allow Connective to stronger align with client and market-specific needs and... more Read more »


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