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Quest Diagnostics says personal data of 11.9 million patients breached

June 3, 2019 Quest Diagnostics, one of the nation's largest medical labs, said a data breach involving a collections firm exposed sensitive personal data, including a limited amount of payment information,...
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ICC Solutions accredited by Discover Global Network

June 3, 2019 ICC Solutions has become an accredited Discover Global Network Certification Services' Provider, following work carried out with Discover Global Network through its accreditation program, according to a company press...
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Mastercard leads investment in open banking firm Konsentus for Europe expansion

June 3, 2019 Mastercard led a multi-million pound pre-Series A investment round in Konsentus, a regtech company that helps financial institutions become PSD2 open banking compliant. “We see significant potential for...
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San Francisco to get its fourth Amazon Go store

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June 3, 2019 Amazon Go plans to open its fourth store, in San Francisco, according to the San Francisco Chronicle . The store will be in the financial district at the...
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Walmart expands into blockchain pharmaceutical tracking

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June 3, 2019 Walmart recently joined MediLedger, a consortium working on building a blockchain system for tracking pharmaceuticals, according to a report by Forbes. MediLedger is planning to launch its platform...
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JCB enters agreement with Arkea on merchant acceptance, ATM access

June 3, 2019 JCB International Co., a unit of Japanese charge card provider JCB Co., said it entered a strategic alliance with Arkea to allow the French banking group’s retail merchant...
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NYC public transit pilot puts contacless payment adoption on notice

The financial services industry and public transit experts across the country are closely watching the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's highly anticipated contactless pilot for the New York subway and bus system, as...
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NYC public transit pilot puts contactless payment adoption on notice

The financial services industry and public transit experts across the country are closely watching the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's highly anticipated contactless pilot for the New York subway and bus system, as...
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FSS announces plans to expand European footprint

May 31, 2019 Payments technology provider Financial Software and Systems has announced plans to expand its operations in Europe with the creation of a regional headquarters in Amsterdam. According to a...
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Dashlane raises $110M in Series D funding, names Lyft's Howard as new CMO

May 31, 2019 Dashlane, one of the nation’s largest password management firms, has named Joy Howard, chief marketing officer at Lyft, as its new CMO, according to a press release. Howard...
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Paysafe names TSYS exec McHugh as new CEO, Leonoff named vice chairman

May 31, 2019 Payments provider Paysafe Group has appointed Philip McHugh as CEO, effective June 24. McHugh joins U.K.-based Paysafe from TSYS, where he headed merchant solutions. He replaces Joel Leonoff,...
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RiverPay enables Alipay at retailer Holland & Barrett amid surge in Chinese travel

The widespread use of mobile wallets in China is impacting retailers around the world, as millions of tourists, families and business travelers bring their contactless payment devices to shopping malls, neighborhood...
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Mastercard to offer Friday fare refunds during NYC transit tap-and-pay pilot


May 30, 2019 As the New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority prepares to launch tap-and-go on some city subways and buses tomorrow, Mastercard is announcing the launch of Fareback Fridays. According to a press...
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Comdata launches Fintwist to give employees access to wages, financial tools


May 30, 2019 Comdata has launched Fintwist, a digital payment tool that allows companies to give their employees easy access to wages and financial management tools, according to a press release....
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Rambus and Infineon Technologies collaborate on smart ticketing for transport

May 30, 2019 Rambus Inc. has entered an agreement with semiconductor-maker Infineon Technologies AG to collaborate on smart ticketing technologies for mobile devices and smart cards, a press release said. The...
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Arkansas credit union taps Popio Mobile Video for on-the-go member service

May 30, 2019 POPio Mobile Video, an interactive mobile video banking solution, will enable face-to-face video collaboration for 7,200 members of River Valley Community Federal Credit Union, an Arkansas-based financial institution...
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Qatar Investment Authority invests more than $500M in SoFi


May 29, 2019 Qatar Investment Authority has led an investment of more than $500 million in SoFi, a mobile-first personal finance firm. The investment values the company at $4.3 billion on a...
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Checkers/Rally's payment card breach in 19 states' stores

May 29, 2019 Checkers Drive-In Restaurants is notifying guests about a data security issue involving malware at certain Checkers and Rally's locations in 19 states, according to a news release. The...
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FSS Secure3D - FAQs of 3D Secure 2.0 Solution

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Binance enters agreement with crypto lender Cred to help decentralize finance


May 29, 2019 Binance, the world's largest cryptocurrency exchange and developer of the blockchain Binance Chain, said it entered into an agreement with crypto lending platform Cred to help promote the...
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