Payment Card Acceptance Expanding Fast in Developing Markets

Rural expansion is driving rapid growth in card acceptance in developing markets, while regulation and new technology are boosting acceptance in more developed markets. Underserved regions are showing the fastest growth According Read More →

Keep Safe and Travel On: Fraud Revention Tips for a Worry-Free Holiday

Visa shares some practical suggestions to make travel more secure and enjoyable this summer. December holidays are fast approaching, friends and family will be inundating your social media pages with images Read More →

Tranwall Partnership Delivers A 70% Fraud Reduction Using Card Control

Globally, card fraud is on the rise reaching US$21.84 billion in 2015, with an expected peak in 2018 of US$31.26 billion. It is estimated that globally, nearly 1 in 3 Read More →

Banco Neon Selects Gemalto to Deliver Innovative Visa Quick Read Card Targeted to Millennial Generation in Brazil

Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, was selected by Banco Neon, a millennial-targetin​g smartphone-based Brazilian bank to deliver​ innovative Visa Quick Read debit cards to its customers. Read More →

Contactless – What’s the Merchant Etiquette?

The contactless revolution is not only upon us, it is gaining momentum every day. As of May 2016, a total of 89.9m contactless cards are in circulation in the UK, Read More →

Growth in Global Payment Cards Driven by Expansion of Banked Population

Debit card numbers are growing faster than credit cards – a trend that is set to continue for many years to come, according to strategic research and consulting firm RBR. Middle Read More →

ChamsMobile Launches a Mobile Money Account and a Linked Visa Virtual Card for Nigerians in Diaspora

Nigerian Mobile Money Operator, ChamsMobile Ltd, under its brand ‘Kegow’, has announced the introduction of a Mobile money account for Nigerians living abroad in socalled “diaspora”, an account which will Read More →

Wirecard Partners with Conferma to Extend Reach of Virtual Card Offering

Conferma, a leading technology provider with a vast network integrating multiple travel suppliers has announced its partnership with Wirecard to introduce 'Virtual Supplier Payment Card' by Wirecard for business travel Read More →

US Payments Forum Provides Guidance on Optimizing Speed of EMV Transactions

Many cardholders and merchants have highlighted EMV transaction speeds as an area for improvement as the U.S. continues its migration to EMV chip technology. To provide guidance for issuers and Read More →

First Bankcard Introduces New Credit Card Benefits for Small Business and Middle Market

First Bankcard, a division of First National Bank of Omaha and a leading issuer of credit cards, has announced the release of three new credit card Read More →
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