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Alternative Currencies: Is There Staying Power?

New Mercator Advisory Group report identifies markets and market drivers behind four types of alternative currencies. Alternative currencies typically evolve when threats or economic problems occur and stabilization efforts are perceived Read More →

Ogone Unveils its Next Generation Online Payment Fraud Protection Tool

Ogone, a leading global online payment services specialist, has upgraded its online payment fraud protection package with the latest detection technology tools and launched a new product, Ogone Fraud Expert™. Read More →

Barclaycard and Diners Club International Forge New Partnership

Barclaycard Global Payment Acceptance and Diners Club International, a business unit of Discover Financial Services, announced a new joint agreement to allow the acceptance of Discover and Diners Club cards Read More →

MoneyGram Joining Forces with Lebara to Offer International Mobile Money Transfers

MoneyGram announced an agreement with Lebara Mobile, one of Europe’s leading mobile telecoms operators, to offer MoneyGram transfer services over the Lebara Money mobile and web solutions. MoneyGram’s money transfer platform Read More →

MasterCard and Kount Join Forces to Help US Merchants Fight e-Commerce Fraud

MasterCard Worldwide and Kount, a leading provider of fraud prevention and management technology in the US, announced an agreement to make MasterCard’s Expert Monitoring Fraud Scoring for Merchants available to Read More →

Sage Pay Provides 6,000 Contactless Payment Terminals in Ireland

Ireland’s largest provider of retail and web payment solutions, has announced that they have reached 6,000 contactless payment terminals in Ireland. Contactless payment cards are just beginning to emerge in Ireland, Read More →

In-store mobile wallet payments will reach €78 billion in Europe & North America

According to a new research report from Berg Insight, in-store mobile wallet payments in the EU is forecasted to grow from less than € 0.1 billion in 2012 at a Read More →

Global Online Payment Methods Report Released

Online and mobile payments are increasing globally, with new channels emerging. The recent "Global Online Payment Methods 2013 – First Half 2013" report by Hamburg-based secondary market research company yStats.com provides Read More →

MasterCard to Deploy 410,000 Contactless Terminals in Japan

MasterCard announced recently that it will deploy a target of 410,000 MasterCard® PayPassTM-enabled point of sale (POS) terminals throughout Japan over the next three years, enabling travellers visiting the country Read More →

Worldwide Mobile Payment Transaction Value to Surpass $235 Billion in 2013

Gartner Predicts That Asia/Pacific Will Overtake Africa to Become the Largest Region Worldwide mobile payment transaction values will reach $235.4 billion in 2013, a 44 percent increase from 2012 values of Read More →
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