Industry News

The latest information about the companies, products and services that are shaping the payments industry, selected by our team of specialists.

Dec 5, 2022

Mintoak Develops Merchant Solutions to Fuel Business Growth for MSMEs

HDFC Bank, India´s largest private bank, has partnered with embedded fintech platform Mintoak to create an ecosystem for the country´s SMEs, starting with payments.  > See Article

Dec 1, 2022

American Express Launches Amex Business Link, a New Digital B2B Payment Ecosystem for Network Participants

Amex Business lets buyers and suppliers of all sizes accept card and noncard payments, and supports domestic and cross-border transactions. > See Article

Dec 1, 2022

Blackhawk Network Partners with Virgin Experience Gifts to Bring Gift Cards to Market in the US

Virgin brought experiential gifting to the US in 2021 and has seen rapid growth, adding more than a thousand experiences this year.  > See Article

Dec 1, 2022

Introducing Bectran’s Multilingual Payment Portal

This functionality introduces the capability to toggle between languages and displays information in the user´s preferred language without having to relay communication back and forth between departments. > See Article

Dec 1, 2022

Thales Addresses Inclusivity with Its Voice Payment Card

Thales has developed a solution designed to protect visually impaired people from fraud or mistakes made at shops. The card vocalizes the amount of each transaction before its validation. > See Article

Nov 30, 2022

Till Releases Terminal Connect Offering Businesses Powerful Payment Optimization and an Enhanced Checkout Experience

The proprietary in-house solution integrates with a selection of Till´s in-person devices, including its Till Mobile and Till Portable terminals.  > See Article

Nov 29, 2022

Visa and GoHenry Announce Global Partnership to Accelerate Financial Education for Children and Teens

Visa will provide support as the exclusive global network partner for GoHenry´s prepaid cards for kids and teens in the US, the UK and Europe. > See Article

Nov 29, 2022

Adyen Empowers Accounting Platform Moneybird to Offer Financial Services

Moneybird has integrated Adyen´s card issuing and business accounts--taking their offering from balance sheet oversight to fully embedded financial services.  > See Article

Nov 29, 2022

Jingle Pay Partners with Mastercard to Boost Financial Inclusion

Through this partnership, Jingle Pay will launch physical and virtual cards to facilitate everyday transactions for people whether or not they have a bank account.    > See Article

Nov 29, 2022

Riskified Announces Newest Platform Integration with SAP Commerce Cloud

Riskified has integrated with the SAP Commerce Cloud platform to give merchants easy access to Riskified´s advanced fraud prevention solutions. Riskified partnered with EPAM Systems, a leading digital transformation services and product engineering company, to build the SAP Commerce Cloud connector. > See Article

Nov 29, 2022

UnionPay International Partners with Tranxactor for PayZe Card, Available at 80,000 Merchants in New Zealand

Coupled with a mobile wallet for Android and Apple, PayZe provides cardholders with full transparency and control over their prepaid accounts. > See Article

Nov 28, 2022

OpenWay Launches Card- and Wallet-as-a-Service Platform for CaaS Providers Across the Globe

The solution, based on the Way4 digital payment platform, is designed for CaaS providers as a digital-first customer payment experience. Services already launched are carbon footprint trackers for each cardholder, card-based distribution of social aid to financially vulnerable populations, financial inclusion for unbanked population via cards and wallets, no-plastic digital-only cards via mobile apps and eco-friendly paperless ATM receipts. > See Article

Nov 28, 2022

Bread Financial and Versatile Credit Team Up to Introduce BNPL to the Versatile Platform

Through Versatile Credit´s platform, Bread Pay´s buy now, pay later installment products will now be available to participating Versatile Credit merchants and their customers. > See Article

Nov 23, 2022

TD Bank Announces Multiyear Extension of Credit Card Partnership with Nordstrom

TD will continue providing card products and experiences to Nordstrom customers as the exclusive issuer of Nordstrom´s US Visa and private label consumer credit cards. > See Article

Nov 22, 2022

Sella Group Launches Biometric Payment Cards in Italy with Idemia on Idex Biometrics TrustedBio Solution

Sella Group in Italy has launched biometric payment cards in collaboration with Idemia, powered by Idex Biometrics´ sensor solution. The launch follows the recent announcement from Idex Biometrics of a major UAE bank launching a full-scale biometric payment card program in the Middle East. > See Article

Nov 21, 2022

ACI Worldwide and NTT Data Collaborate to Boost eCommerce Growth in Europe and Latin America

ACI Worldwide will integrate ACI Secure eCommerce into its technology solutions portfolio, expanding access to hundreds of local and cross-border acquirers and new card, digital and mobile payment methods for merchants in Europe and Latin America. > See Article

Nov 17, 2022

Galileo to Power Fintech Pomelo´s Remit Now, Pay Later Credit Card to Boost Financial Access

Galileo´s API-enabled financial technology is being used to power Pomelo, a new charge card that allows families in the US to make it easier to offer credit to friends and family overseas by combining credit with money transfers. > See Article

Nov 17, 2022

TIS Introduces Domestic Payment Orchestration & Smart-Routing Capabilities

Treasury Intelligence Solutions (TIS) announced the launch of a new domestic payment orchestration program. It will allow enterprises operating in certain localities, such as the US, to streamline payment activity across their domestic network of suppliers, vendors and partners. > See Article


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