Monday , December 4, 2023


November, 2023

  • 29 November

    Shift4 Grows Its Relationship With the Orlando Magic; Cheq Partners With Loud And Live

    Shift4 Payments Inc. continues to build out its footprint in sports and entertainment venues through an expanded deal with the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association. Under the terms of the deal, announced early Wednesday, Shift4 will process transactions at all concession stands within the Amway Center, home of …

  • 29 November

    Apple May Be Looking to Replace Goldman, But Will Any Issuer Want the Apple Card?

    Apple Inc. may be looking for a new bank to issue its Apple Card, but the big question is whether any potential candidate will want to take it on, some observers say. Apple is apparently taking the initiative in finding a replacement for Goldman Sachs Group, which has issued Apple’s …

  • 29 November

    Nuvei Launches Issuing Program And Other Digital Transactions News briefs from 11/29/23

    Nuvei Corp. launched card issuing in 30 markets in Europe with 2024 plans to expand it to the United Kingdom, the United States, and Latin America. The program enables clients to offer physical and virtual white-labeled cards. Payments-technology provider BHMI said it will market its software through a reseller agreement with NCR …

  • 28 November

    Visa Enhances Merchant Security in the Era of Digital Fraud

    As the digital economy continues to grow, people are relying on virtual transactions more than ever. But with the expansion of digital money movement comes new opportunities for fraudsters to exploit merchants and their customers. In today’s economy, fraudulent activity can happen anywhere, to just about anyone. Digital cybercriminals are …

  • 28 November

    Online Sales And BNPL Transactions Hit Record Highs on Cyber Monday

    Online shoppers spent a record $12.4 billion on Cyber Monday, a 9.6% increase from the previous year, according to Adobe Digital Insights. The peak spending period came between 10 p.m. and 11 p.m. Eastern Time, when consumers spent $15.7 million every minute during that hour. Buy now, pay later was …

  • 28 November

    Ackroo’s Deal for Comes As Sales of E-Gift Cards Are Set to Take off

    Digital gift cards are a hot product, and that’s attracting the interest of payments players looking to make acquisitions to enter or bulk up their assets in this market. In the latest deal, the Hamilton, Ontario-based point-of-sale payments platform Ackroo Inc. early Tuesday announced it has agreed to acquire the …

  • 28 November

    Square Holiday Shopping up 14% And Other Digital Transactions News briefs from 11/28/23

    Square and Afterpay merchants counted 70 million transactions over the Black Friday-Cyber Monday holiday weekend, up 14% from the same period in 2022, Square said. In-person shopping increased 15% year-over-year. Amendments under consideration by Australia’s national government would impose on digital wallets like Apple Pay and Google Pay the same regulations as those enacted …

  • 27 November

    Securing Merchants in an Inflated Economy

    Strategies to Boost Sales and Safeguard Your ISO Business By Matt Nern, Managing Partner, SignaPay Investors received unsettling news recently as U.S. consumer prices for September surpassed expectations, hinting at persistent inflation and sparking debates on another potential interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve in November. The evolving pricing …

  • 27 November

    Why Cyber Monday Sales Are Expected to Reach an All-Time High

    Holiday shoppers are projected to spend a record $12 billion to 12.4 billion online on Cyber Monday 2023, according to Adobe Analytics. Cyber Monday caps off the first weekend of the traditional holiday shopping season that begins Thanksgiving Day. Overall, Adobe projects online sales for the five days between Thanksgiving …

  • 27 November

    3-D Secure Use Drives Down CNP Fraud Rates, Report Finds

    Merchants and financial institutions that use 3-D Secure to help vet online transactions in markets that require its use see fraud rates that are three to six times lower than for all card-not-present transactions. That’s one finding from a Outseer-sponsored report completed by the research and consulting firm Datos Insights. …

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