Clinkle Appoints COO, Barry McCarthy, Former CFO of Netflix

Clinkle Corporation, a startup working to modernize how people transact, announced that Barry McCarthy has joined the company as chief operating officer. He will play a key role in the impending launch of the product and will help to drive the company’s growth. “Barry will be an incredible asset to Clinkle’s senior leadership team,” said

Ingenico Supporting Mobile Payment Solution in Australia

Ingenico a provider of payment solutions, announced it has signed a partnership agreement with Ingogo, the innovative Australian taxi services platform, to provide taxi drivers with a fully integrated and secure mobility payment solution. The wireless Ingenico device will allow taxi drivers in Australia using Ingogo App to turn their Android smartphones into a PIN@POS

Ingenico Expands its Presence in Mexico

Ingenico, a provider of payment solutions, announced an important agreement with Elavon, one of the world’s most important players in the electronic payment industry, for the deployment of Ingenico´s iWL220 wireless device for the Mexican market. Ingenico has been selected by Elavon to complete its extensive product portfolio, with a new line of wireless device.

WorldPay and PayWizard Integrate Payments for Digital Media Services

WorldPay, a leader in payment processing, risk and alternative payments, and PayWizard, a platform that provides subscriber management and billing for multi-screen media, have announced an agreement to integrate WorldPay’s payment processing capabilities with PayWizard’s leading subscriber management functionality. The integration will provide merchants with improved customer services, enhanced payment flexibility and quicker time-to-market. PayWizard

Nedbank and iVeri celebrates 15 years in partnership

In celebrating the 15th year anniversary of working together, Nedbank recognises the partnership it has established in 1998 with iVeri whose unique technology continues to be invaluable in enabling eCommerce. Pamela White, Head Corporate Card Services at Nedbank says, “We are proud to partner with iVeri to assist businesses improve efficiency, allowing for an environment where

PayFast to Expand in Africa

South African payment platform PayFast is exploring its options for launching in other African countries. HumanIPO reported earlier this month on Jonathan Smit, managing director at PayFast, speaking on credit card fraud in South Africa at the eCommerce Conference held in Sandton.Whereas in South Africa 80 to 85 per cent of the adult population is

Heartland Payment Systems® CEO Bob Carr Named Innovator of the Year

Bob Carr, chairman and chief executive officer of Heartland Payment Systems, one of the US’s largest payments processors and a leading provider of merchant business solutions, has been named the 2013 Innovator of the Year by the Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce. Carr will be formally recognized at the Annual Business Leader Awards presentation and

Access Prepaid Worldwide appoints Regional Director for Middle East and Africa

With an objective to reinforce and strengthen its presence in the Middle East and Africa region, Access Prepaid Worldwide, a MasterCard company, today announced the appointment of Rajeev Kumar as Regional Director and General Manager for the Middle East and Africa. In his new role, Rajeev will be responsible for overseeing the expansion strategies and

Blackbaud Chooses ROAM to Enable Nonprofit Clients to Accept Card Payments Via Mobile Device

ROAM an Ingenico company and the leading mobile commerce platform provider, announced that Blackbaud, a global provider of software and services for nonprofits, is using ROAM’s platform as the basis for a new mobile point of sale (mPOS) offering for nonprofit clients. Blackbaud MobilePay™ enables Blackbaud’s nonprofit clients to accept credit and debit card payments

Western Union NGO GlobalPay Expands; Breaks Payments Barriers for NGOs

The Western Union Company a leader in global payment services, announced that it has expanded Western Union NGO GlobalPay, a dedicated financial platform designed to meet the international payment needs of non-profit, non-governmental organisations and the people they serve. The first phase of Western Union NGO GlobalPay was launched in December 2012. The platform is