Archive | October, 2011

10/31/11: Imperial Parking Canada Corporation, Chase Paymentech, Mint.com, Nationwide

Chase Paymentech to provide credit and debit card payment services at Impark’s car lots across Canada http://goo.gl/wWmff North American parking management company Imperial Parking Canada Corporation has selected the credit and debit card payment services of global payment processing provider Chase Paymentech.   Mint.com financial overview app available on iPad http://goo.gl/tf4Hn US online personal finance […]

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10/28/11: VeriFone, Giftango, Bank of China (BOC)

VeriFone to launch countertop payment service with NFC acceptance http://goo.gl/syI9J US-based electronic payment services provider VeriFone Systems is preparing the H5000, a countertop payment offering which includes a series of payment types, such as legacy magnetic stripe, EMV chip and contactless transaction with a hybrid card slot and integrated NFC contactless reader.   Giftango Adds […]

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10/27/11: Facebook, Aconite, AlertPay, TeleSign

Facebook tests Facebook Credits on third-party websites http://goo.gl/MhqdD Facebook has introduced a “Facebook Credits for Websites” limited pilot which will enable third-party websites to accept Facebook Credits as a payment method, according to insidefacebook.com.   Aconite launches mobile app management services http://goo.gl/yulDv Aconite, a UK-based provider of software and consulting services, has launched the Mobile […]

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10/26/11: Cellum, MasterCard, Bill.com, Velti

MasterCard, Cellum to provide mobile payments in Hungary http://goo.gl/Qomvo Hungarian-based mobile payments applications developer Cellum has been selected by MasterCard to implement a mobile payment service in Hungary. The planned m-payment app is set to be made available on four platforms, namely iPhone, Android, Windows Mobile and RIM. MasterCard has selected Cellum to act as […]

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10/25/11: Payments Views, GigaOM, Inside Facebook, Facebook, GAME Group

Payments Views: Do You Want a Commerce Identity? I Do! http://goo.gl/eeJEQ Over on our sister blog, Payments Views, Glenbrook’s Russ Jones wraps up his commentary on the recent X.Commerce Innovators Conference with a post entitled, “Do You Want a Commerce Identity? I Do!”   Facebook To Extend ‘Credits’ Payment Method to Third-Party Websites http://goo.gl/cYZjx Inside […]

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10/24/11: Context-aware technologies, Research Intelligence Group, SunGard

Context-aware technologies to affect USD 96 billion of annual global consumer spending by 2015 – report http://goo.gl/GF7sH Context-aware technologies, that blend information from mobile, social, digital and physical world sources, are estimated to affect USD 96 billion of annual consumer spending worldwide by 2015, a report indicates.   US consumers willing to switch banks in […]

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10/21/11: PayPal, Payforit, KwartaGram, Xpress Money

PayPal’s Q3 net payment volume up by 31% http://goo.gl/hiZ1M PayPal has reported a net total volume of USD 29.3 million for Q3 2011,, up by 31 percent as compared to Q3 2010. Also, the company’s active registered accounts reached 103 million, up 14 percent as compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.   […]

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10/20/11: iZettle, Toy Collector, Skrill, Oracle, Endeca

iZettle receives EUR 8.2 million in Series A funding http://goo.gl/AKL9a Swedish social payments start-up iZettle has received EUR 8.2 million (USD 11.2 million) in a Series A funding led by venture capital firm Index Ventures with co-investor Nordic venture capital firm Creandum. Further investment has been received from Charles Dunstone, CEO and Co-founder of The […]

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10/19/11: Travelex Global Business Payments, Western Union, eBay, PayPal

Travelex Acquires Pay 24-7 Online Payments Technology for Universities http://goo.gl/TzMNx Travelex Global Business Payments has announced the acquisition of Pay 24-7, “online payments technology used by leading universities and higher education institutions in the UK, North America, Europe and Asia. The online payments technology is specifically designed to reduce the banking and the administrative cost associated with […]

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10/18/11: PayPal, Citigroup, eMerchantPay

Payments Views: PayPal Thinks Big Offline http://goo.gl/w1jzY Over on our sister blog, Payments Views, Glenbrook’s Russ Jones shares his thoughts on PayPal‘s vision for taking its momentum in online payments to the point of sale in the offline world –– PayPal Thinks Big Offline: Exploring PayPal’s Seamless Shopping Vision.   Citi expands local payment services in […]

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