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Famous Footwear Launches New Loyalty Program to Capture Digital Shoppers


Famous Footwear has launched a new loyalty program aimed at encouraging digital commerce as it seeks to compete with e-commerce retailers. Learn how the footwear giant is rewarding customers with a...
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EOS token is available on Infinito App Square with PRA CandyBox

(The Paypers) Infinito Wallet has launched App Square, offering support for EOS DApps and allowing the EOS token distribution DApp - PRA CandyBox service. Original link
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Lazada, Mastercard collaborate to support ecommerce growth in Southeast Asia

(The Paypers) Lazada , an online commerce platform from Southeast Asia (SEA), and Mastercard have announced a five-year partnership to support the ecommerce ecosystem in SEA. Original link
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Broadridge adopts SWIFT GPI for cross-border payments

(The Paypers) US-based Broadridge Financial Solutions has integrated SWIFT ’s GPI for its corporate clients to enhance end-to-end tracking of cross-border payments. Original link
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Russia pushes its Swift alternative

Russian authorities are promoting the international use of an alternative financial messaging system it has developed as an alternative to the Swift network in order to mitigate the risk of...
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US RPA startup UiPath raised USD 400 mln in series D funding

(The Paypers) US-based RPA platform UiPath has raised USD 400 million in Series D funding from venture capital investors at a valuation north of USD 7 billion. Original link
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eBay to integrate Google Pay on its marketplace platform

(The Paypers) eBay has announced that it is introducing Google Pay to its suite of payment options for customers. Original link
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Banks of the future must maintain human touch

Technology has the potential to create seismic waves of change through banking that will alter consumer habits, but the industry will need to work hard to maintain trust and to...
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Non-bank PSPs get UK competitive boost

Non-bank payment service providers (PSPs) can now use client funds to support payments made via the UK's Faster Payments system. Bacs is due to go live with the model later...
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Western Union partners Thunes for mobile wallet transfers

Western Union (NYSE: WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, has teamed up with Thunes, a cross-border payments network for emerging markets, to enable Western Union customers to send...
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Broadridge integrates Swift gpi

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR), a global Fintech leader and part of the S&P 500® Index, has integrated Swift global payments innovation (gpi) for its corporate clients and is now...
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First Data buys ayCash

First Data (NYSE: FDC), a global leader in commerce-enabling technology and solutions, today announced that it has acquired ayCash, a German-based provider of cashless payment terminals and digital merchant services. ...
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SIA sets out 3 year strategic plan

The Board of Directors of SIA, meeting under the chairmanship of Giuliano Asperti, has approved the 2019-2021 Strategic Plan that aims at further strengthening the positioning of the company at...
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Spanish banks embrace Swift gpi

Six Spanish banks, accounting for 85% of Spain’s cross-border payments, have adopted the Swift global payments innovation (Swift gpi), the new standard for cross-border payments. SWIFT gpi dramatically improves...
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SolarisBank becomes Alipay acquirer for European merchant network expansion

solarisBank, the technology platform with a banking license, announced today its partnership with Alipay, the world's largest payment and lifestyle platform. As a licensed acquiring partner, solarisBank will provide...
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Infovista Enhances SD-WAN with Application Intelligence and Cloud-Native Orchestration


The introduction of cloud-native management and control with next-generation application intelligence delivers improved application performance across any WAN. Original link
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41% of banks missed PSD2 deadline says survey

Close to half of banks (41%) failed to meet a recent deadline for the Payment Services Directive (PSD2) to provide a testing environment or 'sandbox' for any third party service...
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Australia unveils national blockchain strategy

The Australian government has launched a national blockchain plan which it hopes will bolster its fintech sector. The strategy, which was announced by Australia's minister for Industry, Science and Technology...
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Avaloq signs clients for PSD2 service

Global fintech leader Avaloq has announced that 12 financial institutions have signed up to its dedicated Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) solution to meet the 14 March deadline. The firm...
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Singapore and Australia fintech associations sign MoU

Singapore FinTech Association (SFA) and FinTech Australia (FA) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to further strengthen opportunities for FinTech firms across both countries. The MoU was signed at...
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