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FitPay, CPI Card Group enter deal for integrated contactless payment device

FitPay, CPI Card Group enter deal for integrated contactless payment device
July 9, 2019 Photo courtesy of FitPay CPI Card Group Inc. said it entered an agreement with FitPay to combine its Adaptives embedded contactless technology with FitPay's contactless payment device, called...
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Freedompay extends partnership with Agilysys

July 9, 2019 Freedompay, a commerce payments platform, has extended its five-year partnership with Agilysys, a provider of hospitality software solutions and services, according to a press release. Agilysys customers will...
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Driving payments innovation in the global travel space

Driving payments innovation in the global travel space
July 9, 2019 By Bart Tomkins, managing director, payments, Amadeus Travel is a large industry no matter how you choose to define it. The latest numbers from the World Travel and...
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GoCardless signs with DocuSign to automate recurring payments for European customers

July 9, 2019 GoCardless Ltd., a London-based startup that helps companies collect recurring payments, has entered an agreement with Docusign, which will use the platform to simplify recurring payments for its...
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Bitfinex and Tether allegedly operated illegally in New York

July 9, 2019 The New York Attorney General's Office has filed a Memorandum of Law against cryptocurrency exchanges Bitfinex and its sister company Tether. The filing claims Bitfinex and Tether have...
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Mastercard completes acquisition of cross-border payments firm Transfast

July 9, 2019 Mastercard said it completed its acquisition of cross-border payments firm Transfast, which it originally agreed  to buy in March following the end of a bidding war over Earthport. ...
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7-Eleven Japan suspends mobile app after data breach

7-Eleven Japan suspends mobile app after data breach
July 8, 2019 7-Eleven Japan Co. temporarily shut down its mobile payment app last week after it was hit by a data breach that impacted about 900 customers resulting in about...
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UK privacy regulator fines British Aiways $229 million following 2018 site breach

UK privacy regulator fines British Aiways $229 million following 2018 site breach
July 8, 2019 Photo courtesy of British Airways British Airways has been fined $229 million (183 million British pounds) by the U.K. Information Commissioner's Office for a September 2018 data breach,...
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Cashless Universities, Convenience or Catastrophe for Students? Mobile Payments I Biometrics I ATM I Vending Machines

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Soldo obtains e-money license as Brexit hedge, raises $61 million for European expansion

Soldo obtains e-money license as Brexit hedge, raises $61 million for European expansion
July 8, 2019 Soldo app and prepaid Mastercard for corporate expense management Soldo, a London-based fintech specializing in expense management, announced today that it raised $61 million in Series B funding...
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Adyen adds Interac Debit support, expands partnership with Foodora food delivery

July 7, 2019 Adyen, an Amsterdam-based global payments platform, announced the addition of Interac Debit on Mobile for in-app and in-browser payments with Canadian merchants.  Adyen said it will also expand...
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InstaRem launches platform that allows fintechs, enterprises to create own payment cards

July 7, 2019 InstaRem, a cross-border payments and money transfer company in the Southeast Asian market, said it launched an API-based digital platform that allows fintechs, startup companies and enterprises to...
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Europe as a model for US payment security

Europe as a model for US payment security
July 5, 2019 By Ralf Gladis, founding director, Computop By law payments are getting more complicated — at least in Europe. All EU countries decided to require more security for consumer...
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Coinsquare partners with Just Cash to allow bitcoin buys at regular ATMs

Canadian cryptocurrency exchange Coinsquare has bought a controlling stake in payments startup Just Cash, which has developed a technology that allows consumers to buy bitcoin via regular, non-bank operated ATMs. The...
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Airfox signs with Mastercard, other partnerships linked to digital bank launch in Brazil

Airfox signs with Mastercard, other partnerships linked to digital bank launch in Brazil
July 3, 2019 BanQi mobile app and debit card Airfox announced that it signed new partnership agreements with Mastercard Brazil, Cielo and Zurich Insurance, valued at a total of $77 million,...
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Huobi Group partners with Nervos for financial services blockchain

July 3, 2019 Huobi Group, a Chinese cryptocurrency exchange, has partnered with enterprise blockchain startup Nervos to create a public blockchain called "FinanceChain." This solution will allow companies to create and...
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Klarna expands BigCommerce partnership to European merchants


July 3, 2019 Klarna Bank AB entered an agreement with BigCommerce to expand its existing U.S. partnership to allow that company's European merchants to use European merchants to offer Klarna's Pay Later and...
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Masabi teams with Jorudan on mobile ticketing for Japanese bus service

Masabi teams with Jorudan on mobile ticketing for Japanese bus service
July 3, 2019 Masabi Jorudan mobile ticketing app Masabi, a provider of mobile ticketing and payment for public transit, has entered an agreement with Jorudan, a Japanese trip planning service, to...
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Nets, Swish launch in-store tap-and-pay pilot for restaurants, merchants in Sweden


July 3, 2019 Payments firm Nets A/S and Swedish payments app Swish announced a plan to launch a pilot program at two restaurants that are owned by one of the country's...
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NYS leads 25 state AGs opposing CFPB changes to bank overdraft rules

July 2, 2019 A coalition of 25 state Attorneys General led by New York State AG Leticia James have written a joint letter to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, stating their opposition...
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