Bitcoin bolstered as Amazon appears to dip its toe into crypto world. Susannah Streeter, senior investment and markets analyst, Hargreaves Lansdown ‘’When a simple job ad appears to spark resurgence in the value of Bitcoin, it shows how the crypto world is salivating for every nugget of news about the future use case for digital currencies.
New Barclaycard Cashback Rewards Enables Cardholders to Earn Cashback from Their Favourite Retail Brands
Barclaycard Visa credit cardholders can earn up to 15 per cent cashback at their favourite retailers online and in-store with the new Barclaycard Cashback Rewards The new rewards programme provides personalised offers at brands across retail, hospitality and leisure Cashback can be redeemed towards a credit card balance, traded up for an e-voucher, or donated to a customer’s preferred charity
Experience designed around the customer – offering simplicity and control Complete transparency: one, simple APR and no fees UK’s first truly virtual credit offering with no plastic card. CVV and full functionality delivered from within the app and digital wallet of the customer’s mobile phone
Baton Systems Commits to Updated FX Global Code and Providing Access to PvP Settlement For All Market Participants
Baton Systems, the market solution transforming asset movements and settlements, today became a signatory to the updated FX Global Code, underscoring its commitment and support to firms keen to eliminate settlement risk by enabling real time, payment-versus-payment (PvP) settlement for all market participants.
FICO UK Credit Market Report May 2021: Markedly Lower Year-On-Year Increase in Credit Card Spend Suggests Consumers Are Adjusting to ‘New Normal’
4 percent rise in credit card spend and 10 percent increase in payments to balance reflects continued use of pandemic savings, plus pragmatic financial management with end of government support on the horizon Highlights Third consecutive monthly increase in credit card spend – but growth rate slowing at 4 percent
· Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking will be utilising Mastercard’s Open Banking Merchant Payment Solution to launch PayFrom Bank. · The solution enables individuals to make online payments directly from their bank accounts, giving consumers more choice over how they pay and providing merchants with instant settlement of funds · United Response, a charity supporting vulnerable people, is the first merchant to sign up.
New partnership aims to improve financial wellbeing through a gamified app experience
Empowering and Upskilling MSMEs with financial literacy, PayNearby University Aims to Educate and Handhold its Retailers
- 26.07.2021 10:50 am
Aims to create a thriving ecosystem for its retail partners by helping them utilize PayNearby’s platform extensively to earn more
New referral programme rewards users and new customers with Bitcoin SV cryptocurrency Zumo, the Scottish crypto app, has announced the return of its popular Refer and Share programme designed to help people get comfortable with crypto. The first Refer and Share campaign launched in October 2020 and brought 20,000 new users into crypto through the Zumo app, offering a simple and low-barrier way for new participants to enter the crypto space.
This week, outlets reported on Amazon’s new job posting for a Digital Currency and Blockchain Product Lead. The position will be focused on product strategy, though an Amazon spokesperson intimated that the company could be looking at beginning to accept payments utilizing blockchain-based technologies.
- 25.07.2021 12:43 pm
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QAssure and Prytek owned prooV™ Merge to Accelerate Open Innovation and Digital Assurance for Enterprise
VibePay has today launched ‘Channels’, a new feature which marks a major evolution in how consumers and businesses will interact with payments in the future. Channels removes the need for users to scroll through multiple, busy timelines to manage transactions between friends, family and the wider VibePay community. Instead, Channels links multiple bank accounts and provides an ongoing, dedicated timeline of all payments between users and another... more
Airwallex Strengthens End-to-end Offering in Australia with New Online Card Payment Acceptance Solution
Airwallex’s new online card payments solution provides businesses with a seamless and secureway to collect online Visa and Mastercard payments from customers around the world