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PayPal registers 5% rise in Q1 net income

  • 10,56,27,04,2017

Payment giant PayPal has reported a net income of $384m for the first quarter of 2017, an increase of 5% compared to $365m during the same period last fiscal. read more

Dwolla, Plaid collaborate to offer tokenized ACH payment integration

  • 10,53,27,04,2017

Payment processing firm Dwolla has partnered with Plaid, a technology platform that enables applications to connect with users' bank accounts, to offer a fully tokenized automated clearing house (ACH) payments integration. read more

Ten banks join Ripple global payments network

  • 10,17,27,04,2017

Blockchain payments company Ripple has announced that it has signed 10 new banks to its global payments network. read more

First Hawaiian Bank launches Masterpass digital wallet for android devices

  • 00,00,27,04,2017

First Hawaiian Bank has introduced Masterpass digital wallet for android devices that allows the bank’s customer to execute contactless payment at participating merchants. read more

Samsung Pay early access begins in Hong Kong

  • 00,00,27,04,2017

South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics has introduced early access programme for its mobile payment service, Samsung Pay, in Hong Kong in a bid to pave the way for comprehensive roll out. read more

Entrust Datacard partners with PCI to enhance payment data security globally

  • 11,36,26,04,2017

Entrust Datacard, a provider of identity and secure transaction technology solutions, has joined the PCI Security Standards Council as a new participating organisation. read more

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ING invests in employee wellbeING

  • 11,54,21,04,2017

Things are fast-changing. The younger workforce coming through has different habits and expectations, driving digital transformation at the same time as levelling the traditional corporate hierarchy. Now, the incumbent institutions are taking notice and helping out. Anna Milne writes read more

Digital encounters of the First Data kind

  • 00,00,21,04,2017

What are the main concerns for merchants and issuers these days? Security, digital strategy and e-commerce. Anna Milne speaks to Glenn Fodor, SVP and head of strategic intelligence at international processor and acquirer First Data read more

High altitude, higher stakes?

  • 00,00,20,04,2017

Latin America’s third-largest economy could slip into recession if US President Donald Trump’s toxic cocktail of threats to upend the North American Free Trade Agreement or impose heavy tariffs on Mexican exports come true. However, Mexican banks are – at least for now – unconcerned. Ivan Castano writes read more

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Amazon Cash targets whole new market by opening doors to underbanked

  • 18,25,12,04,2017

Amazon’s new service offers a compelling value proposition for the underbanked. It comes as an alternative for consumers who don’t have access to a bank account but who want to shop on Amazon. GlobalData Financial Services writes read more

Developing markets mimic China, choosing QR over NFC

  • 19,50,11,04,2017

China has shown that QR-based mobile payments solutions can be a storming success and other regions are taking note. If the adoption of QR code-based solutions continues to spread across developing countries, the most interesting fight in the payments space will be NFC vs. QR, not Cards Vs. Cash, says GlobalData Financial Services read more

UK payments regulators take grilling from stakeholders at annual plan launch event

  • 00,00,30,03,2017

The UK’s Payment Systems Regulator (PSR) lined itself up for quite the bashing as it set out its reviewed objectives for the year ahead. To their credit they took it on the chin, putting themselves very much in the firing line with an open Q&A, graciously fielding the ensuing onslaught that came from the audience. Anna Milne writes read more

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