Nordea, SEB and Swedbank are the First Banks in Sweden to Issue the MasterCard Digital Wallet for Simple and Safe Shopping Online

MasterCard launched the global digital wallet MasterPass in Sweden – the first Nordic country to do so. Nordea, SEB and Swedbank are the first banks to issue MasterPass, making the digital wallet available for Swedish consumers. With MasterPass, consumers can easily store all their cards and shipping addresses digitally, making their online shopping safe, simple

South Africa Launches the WeChat Wallet, Your Mobile Payment Solution

WeChat has extended its features in South Africa with the introduction of the WeChat Wallet, a digital wallet service. Like a physical wallet, you can securely store your bank cards and make instant cash payments within WeChat with the new feature. With WeChat Wallet, users can electronically send cash to friends and family, just like

MasterCard Enables Corporate Card Use in All Digital Wallets

MasterCard announced it will provide tokenization services to commercial credit card issuers. Soon, corporations and business travelers will be able to load eligible corporate credit cards within participating mobile and digital wallet services. With the addition of corporate cards, MasterCard will now enable tokenization across virtually all its products – consumer credit, debit and prepaid

NetFlorist Makes Online Payments Easy with MasterPass

NetFlorist, South Africa’s largest online floral and gifting service, has partnered with MasterCard to offer customers a more seamless, secure online shopping checkout process with MasterPass, a digital wallet service. With an average of between 1,500 and 2,000 daily transactions, most of NetFlorist’s sales are made through its website. Having integrated MasterPass as an online

Citibank India and MasterCard launch Citi MasterPass – The First Global Wallet in India

Citibank India and MasterCard announced the launch of Citi MasterPass, the first global digital wallet in India, making Citibank debit and credit card customers the first in the country to be able to shop at more than 250,000 e-commerce merchants, located in India and worldwide, with a safe, simple and quick online payment experience. Citi

Tillster Enters into a Strategic Agreement with PayPal to Streamline In-store Mobile Payments

Tillster, Inc., the leading provider of digital ordering and engagement products and services for the restaurant industry has announced that it entered into a strategic agreement with PayPal to offer the payment option in Tillster’s branded mobile applications and leverage PayPal as a funding option across Tillster’s branded and owned assets. The wide-scale implementation provides

Proposed Acquisition by Optimal Payments of Skrill to Create Leading Global Player in Online Payment and Digital Wallet Services

Optimal Payments Plc, a global provider of online and mobile payment processing services, has entered into an agreement to acquire Skrill Group from CVC Funds and other shareholders, for an enterprise value of approximately €1.1 billion (US$[1.2] billion). The Skrill Group is one of Europe’s leading digital payments businesses providing digital wallet solutions and online

One Touch Payments Gives a Lyft to Riders at SXSW

PayPal, international digital wallet based e-commerce business focuses on driving innovation that adds value to people’s everyday lives. We know that mobile technology is becoming more central to people’s lives, so purchasing on mobile needs to be easy, convenient and seamless. In that spirit, we’re pleased to announce that we’re now working with Lyft to add

MBNA goes Digital with the Launch of a Pilot for the MBNA Wallet

MBNA has, in partnership with MasterCard, launched a trial of a digital wallet. Once the trial is complete in early 2015, the MBNA Wallet could be quickly rolled out to customers. This will enable customers to securely store their credit and debit cards in their ‘e-wallet’ and, at the checkout for their online shopping, select

Oink Launches Prepaid Card for Teens

Virtual Piggy, Inc., provider of Oink, the award-winning online payment technology for families and teens, announced that it has launched the Oink Discover prepaid card, a physical extension of the company’s digital wallet. The new prepaid card allows teens to shop at any of the more than 25 million merchant locations that accept Discover, but