Archive | January, 2012

01/31/2012: MasterCard, Glenbrook, ZipZap, Xsolla

MasterCard Introduces Electronic Payments Roadmap for U.S. Market http://bit.ly/wm2VCO Consumers deserve a great experience any time they use MasterCard products,” said Ed McLaughlin, Chief Emerging Payments Officer, MasterCard. “As the industry invests in the upgrade to EMV in the U.S., we now have the ability to enhance the consumer experience and the security of a […]

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01/30/2012: Payment Data Systems, OAO Mobile TeleSystems, Eelco, PayPal

Payment Data Systems releases Debit Only payment product http://bit.ly/w9Ay78 Payment Data Systems, an online payment services provider, has rolled out the “Debit Only” card payment method product. The “Debit Only” card is set to be used by organizations which do not want their customers to incur debt as a result of their payment but still […]

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01/27/2012: PointsPay, FIS, Plink, Facebook

PointsPay launches mobile wallet app for the loyalty industry http://bit.ly/yElF61 Swiss provider of mobile wallet and payment services PointsPay has launched a mobile-based wallet app for the loyalty industry which allows customers to convert miles or points into usable point-of-sale (POS) currency. The launch has been made exclusively for members of the UAE airline company […]

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01/26/2012: PayLane, American Express, PrepaYd Wireless, Emida Technologies, Freescale, INSIDE Secure

PayLane becomes a certified American Express partner http://bit.ly/yDk7Er PayLane, a European online payments provider, has become a certified American Express partner. As a result, PayLane clients who accept payments via AmEx cards will no longer have to apply for a merchant account with another acquiring bank.. Via this collaboration, additional fees imposed by acquiring banks […]

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01/25/2012: Skrill, CNP merchant, 3V Visa Prepay, Visa

Skrill 1-Tap Offers One Tap Mobile Payments http://bit.ly/xB6NAf Skrill, formerly Moneybookers, has announced the “launch of Skrill 1-Tap – a new product connected to Skrill’s digital wallet that brings quick and easy mobile payments to merchants and customers. By implementing Skrill 1-Tap, merchants can offer customers the opportunity to pay for goods in ‘one tap’ on any […]

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01/24/2012: Payments View, PayPal, POS, eBay, Crazeal, Groupon, Intercash

Payments Views – PayPal @ POS Field Trip Report http://bit.ly/yqQK4G Over on Payments View, our sister publication, Glenbrook’s Russ Jones blogs about his hands-on experience using PayPal Empty Hands at the POS.   eBay enters agreement with Groupon’s Indian division Crazeal http://bit.ly/x5exNo eBay India has inked a one-year contract with Crazeal, Groupon’s Indian business unit, to sustain […]

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01/23/2012: State Bank of Hyderabad, Interbank Mobile Payment Service (IMPS), China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC), FTSI

India: SBH joins Interbank Mobile Payment Service http://bit.ly/Aevxw1 Indian financial services provider State Bank of Hyderabad has joined NPCI’s Interbank Mobile Payment Service (IMPS) network as its 34th member bank. Using IMPS, customers can transfer money from one bank account to another provided that both sending and receiving banks are IMPS member banks. Additionally, IMPS […]

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01/19/12: BilltoMobile, Payment Network AG, Malév Hungarian Airlines

BilltoMobile Launches One-Click Mobile Web http://goo.gl/8vVoc BilltoMobile‘s deeper integration with US carrier networks enables it to identify a wireless subscriber’s phone number when they make purchases through Mobile Web on their handsets. In a one-screen user flow, a user is asked to accept the Carrier’s Terms of Use via an opt-in check box and then […]

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01/18/12: 4T, PayEx, C. Wonder, Verifone, PAYware, PAYD, Moneris

Swedish mobile operators select PayEx, Accumulate for their joint mobile payment service http://bit.ly/yGkb28 Swedish provider of mobile payment services 4T and all Swedish mobile network operators including Telia, Tele2, Telenor and 3 have selected payment services provider for the Nordic countries PayEx and Swedish mobile payment services provider Accumulate to base their mobile wallet service […]

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01/17/12: PayPal, Ingenico, VeriFone, CardPay

Ingenico Launches New PayPal Payment Solution http://bit.ly/w4fmbW “PayPal‘s vision for the future of shopping includes people making purchases anytime, anywhere and over any device. Ingenico is helping PayPal realize this vision by putting PayPal in stores and at the point of sale,” said Don Kingsborough, vice president of retail and pre-paid products. “Millions of PayPal […]

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