Ingenico Announces Strategic Partnership with Klarna to Enable its Alternative Payment Solutions at Retailers Using PPaaS

Ingenico, a global leader in payments acceptance solutions, and Klarna, the global leader in the generational shift away from credit cards, today announced a global strategic partnership that will facilitate the roll out of Klarna’s flexible payment options at the point of sale using PPaaS, Ingenico’s innovative, cloud Payments Platform as a Service. In-store shopping

Payments Platform with Integrated Loyalty Systems

More and more merchants are building loyalty rewards into their business strategies and upgrading to new, integrated loyalty systems. The global loyalty program market is projected to reach more than $142 billion in 2022 and more than $225 billion by 2026. Merchants are willing to make those investments because they’re sold on these benefits of a loyalty

Ground-Breaking SWIFT Innovation Paves Way for Global Use of CBDCs and Tokenised Assets

SWIFT has successfully shown that Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) and tokenised assets can move seamlessly on existing financial infrastructure – a major milestone towards enabling their smooth integration into the international financial ecosystem. The findings, from two separate experiments, solve the significant challenge of interoperability in cross-border transactions by bridging between different distributed ledger

NCR to Separate into Two Independent, Industry-leading Companies

NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a leading enterprise technology provider to banks, retailers and restaurants, today announced its Board of Directors has unanimously approved a plan to separate NCR into two independent, publicly traded companies – one focused on digital commerce, the other on ATMs. The separation is intended to be structured in a tax-free manner and

FIS to Modernize Real-Time Payments Infrastructure and Central Bank Digital Currencies for Countries Around the World

FIS is now offering a central infrastructure payment solution through RealNet™ Central, which enables countries to modernize or build their own real-time payments network. Additionally, FIS is launching a Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC) Virtual Lab that will allow countries to experiment, pilot and accelerate live CBDC implementations. With real-time payments increasing, many countries must

Pent-up Demand Drives Recovery in EPOS Shipments

Activity in the global EPOS market bounces back, as retailers return to refreshing their hardware following a difficult 2020 EPOS shipments rise as pandemic restrictions ease 2021 marked a year of recovery for the global programmable EPOS market, with shipments increasing by 18%, according to Global EPOS and Self-Checkout 2022, the latest study by strategic

COVID-19 Boosts E-commerce Card Spending Worldwide by $2 trillion

Online spending will continue to show strong growth over the coming years as pandemic restrictions have accelerated a shift in consumer habit Lockdowns and temporary store closures led to e-commerce boom RBR’s Global Payment Cards Data and Forecasts to 2026 study shows that a record $7.7 trillion was spent online using payment cards in 2020.

ATMIA Announces a New President of the ATM Security Association

The ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) today announced the appointment of David Tente as the next President of the ATM Security Association (ASA) from July 1st. He succeeds outgoing President, Mike Lee, who is retiring as CEO of ATMIA, which runs ASA, at the end of June. Tente will continue as Executive Director, USA, Canada &