• Register
Return to: Home > News > Spire snaps up m-payments company Thyron, plans further acquisitions

Spire snaps up m-payments company Thyron, plans further acquisitions

Mobile POS manufacturer Spire has acquired Thyron Payments Systems, in a move to expand its core business into mobile payments.

Top Content

  • Can virtual reality make a difference?

    Sounding like something from science fiction, virtual reality (VR) is coming into its stride. Partly down to the success of Oculus Rift technology, VR is coming to the forefront in sectors such as gaming and real estate, but can it make its mark in the banking and payments sectors? Patrick Brusnahan investigates

    read more
  • Has PSD2 the power to change the game in payments?

    The Payment Service Directive (PSD) of 2007 is being updated by PSD2 after much debate between European institutions and stakeholders. This legislation comes along with a number of other initiatives from the European Commission. Lars Tebruegge, independent payment consultant, writes

    read more
  • Can blockchain take a foothold in Africa?

    Blockchain Technology (“BCT”) could be the most significant social and political innovation to impact Africa this century. If digital currencies become adopted in African nations, it could significantly reduce corruption from government, it could provide transparency and control to every day citizens. Robert Courtneidge, global head of cards and payments, Locke Lord

    read more
  • PayPal to suspend operations in Turkey

    PayPal has decided to suspend its operations in Turkey after the country's financial regulators rejected its license applications.

    read more
  • Santander UK partner with Ripple to launch blockchain payments app

    Santander UK has selected Ripple's technology to launch a blockchain-based international payments app.

    read more
Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.