BayPay Members Blogs

This additional resource is sponsored by The BayPay Forum.

Worldpay becomes the first acquirer to enable Amazon Pay

(The Paypers) Worldpay has announced it has teamed up with Amazon , making Worldpay the first acquirer enabling Amazon Pay for its merchants. Original link
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

PFS enables Samsung Pay

Samsung has announced a partnership with PFS to launch Samsung Pay for its branded cards. Cardholders on specific programmes issued and managed by PFS in the UK can now...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Starling rolls out 3D Secure

Today, we’ll start a phased rollout of 3D Secure, an authentication tool for online purchases, to our customers. We explain how this will help keep customers' money safe. What...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Midigator introduces DisputeFlow to fight merchant charebacks

For more than a decade, nearly all merchants have shared a common struggle: the confusing, time-consuming process of fighting chargebacks. The only self-managed options were to endure the labor-intensive...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Wirex launches crypto business accounts

Wirex, a UK-based FCA regulated borderless payment platform, has announced today the launch of its business accounts with the ability to transact in both fiat and cryptocurrencies. This is...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Financial services Rising Stars to be profiled at EBAday 2019

Academics, university alumni and graduates from financial industry schemes will gather for the inaugural Rising Stars session at EBAday 2019, taking place this year in Stockholm between the 18th and...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Fraudsters winning on the war on payments fraud

Three quarters (73%) of UK businesses believe that fraudsters who carry out payments fraud are now ‘ahead of the industry’, according to the third annual Business Fraud Report from Vocalink,...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

ECB makes instant payment challenge

The European Central Bank (ECB) is looking to build momentum for its new TIPS instant payments service by calling on firms to showcase their ideas building on the initiative at...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Urban FT selected to provide pre-paid card services to community bankers

ICBA Bancard, the payments services subsidiary of the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA), today announced it has teamed with Urban FT to provide end-to-end consumer and commercial prepaid card...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

ProfitStars adds RDC tech to community banking product roster

Jack Henry & Associates' ProfitStars division announced today the addition of JHA Payment Solutions’ Ensenta mobile consumer and business remote deposit capture (RDC) services to the Independent Community Banks of...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

First Data introduces Authorization Optimization tech for digital commerce

First Data (NYSE: FDC), a global leader in commerce-enabling technology and solutions, today unveiled Authorization Optimization, a digital commerce solution that drives efficiency and revenue by optimizing card-on-file transactions. ...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Visa builds Crypto Team

Visa is quietly building a 'Crypto Team' to execute the card scheme's strategy for the cryptocurrency world. The company is currently advertising for a full time technical product manager as...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Supply Chain with Blockchain: How It Will Change the 3PL Industry


Blockchain technology is making waves in the 3PL industry. Uncover how how the tech will re-shape the logistics industry and help supply chain management companies reduce costs, improve trust and security,...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

2gether adds crypto to pre-paid Visa card

Following its successful beta launch in Spain, 2gether, the modern mutual banking platform, is announcing its European expansion. 2gether, advised by KPMG and A.T. Kearney, is empowering users across...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

ACI Worldwide collaborates with Solutions by Text for SMS payments

ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced an alliance with Dallas-based Solutions by Text to provide organizations the ability to...
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

ForgeRock launches Sandbox-as-a-Service for PSD2 compliance

(The Paypers) US-based fintech ForgeRock has launched a cloud-based testing environment for APIs that enables banks to accelerate open banking and PSD2 compliance. Original link
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Romania's Banca Transilvania launches BT Open Banking platform

(The Paypers) Romania-based Banca Transilvania has launched an open banking platform that allows fintechs to test integration with bank services. Original link
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Arab Funds signs USD 300 mln financing agreement with Sudan

(The Paypers) The Sudan Finance Ministry has recently signed a USD 300 worth of loan deal with Arab Funds to support trade finance and the balance of payments. Original link
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

MYPINPAD launches authenticator platform with AimBrain

(The Paypers) MYPINPAD has launched an authenticator platform with AimBrain to allow financial institutions to develop PSD2 compliant solutions in a secure sandbox environment. Original link
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments

Visa, Starbucks, Hardee's to accelerate the use of Apple Pay

(The Paypers) Visa has announced partnerships with Starbucks and Hardee’s to accelerate the use and adoption of Apple Pay in Saudi Arabia and the UAE. Original link
Continue reading
  0 Comments
0 Comments