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Online Merchants Are Beating Fraud, But the Gains Are Costly, CyberSource Study Reveals
April 29, 2016 - By John Stewart @DTPaymentNews So far, online merchants are winning the battle against f...
Cardtronics ATM Use Increases and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 29, 2016 - • The ...
ATM Operator Cardtronics Plans To Reincorporate in the United Kingdom
April 29, 2016 - By Jim Daly@DTPaymentNews For Houston-based Cardtronics Inc., Europe is the new land of opportunity,...
MasterCard’s Processed Transactions Grow at Their Highest Rate Since Mid-2013
April 28, 2016 - By Jim Daly@DTPaymentNews MasterCard Inc. in the three months endi...
ETA’s Oxman Says San Francisco Office Is Indicative of Payments-Industry Change
April 28, 2016 - By Kevin Woodward @DTPaymentNews The Electronic Transactions Association, a trade ...
Financial Executives Worry About More Fraud With Same-Day ACH
April 27, 2016 - By Jim Daly@DTPaymentNews The coming of same-day settlement of automated clearing house transactions...
Eye on Merchant Funding: Shopify Enters the Fray, And Citi Invests in Cloud Funder BlueVine
April 27, 2016 - By John Stewart @DTPaymentNews It may have started with the likes of PayPal Holdin...
U.S. EMV Shipments Spur Smart Card Growth and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 27, 2016 - • ...
Venmo And One Touch Help Buoy PayPal While Big Merchants Squeeze Its Margins
April 27, 2016 - By John Stewart@DTPaymentNews When it comes to mobile payments, few operators can equal PayPal Holdings Inc., a fact the compa...
Retailers Are More Confident About Speedy Breach Detection, But Should They Be?
April 26, 2016 - By John Stewart @DTPaymentNews With data breaches continuing to plague the payments busi...
Meeting Security Demands in Digital Experiences Presents a POS Challenge
April 26, 2016 - By Kevin Woodward@DTPaymentNews Merchants attempting to create more di...
Ziosk Inks Content Deal and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 26, 2016 - • The ...
The Fed’s Faster Payments Task Force And McKinsey Get Set to Weigh Industry Proposals
April 25, 2016 - By John Stewart @DTPaymentNews With just five days remaining, organizations develo...
Attrition Among Profitable Small Businesses Takes a Toll on First Data’s Merchant Unit
April 25, 2016 - By Jim Daly@DTPaymentNews Despite 7% transaction growth, First Dat...
TSYS Renews HealthEquity Deal and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 25, 2016 - • ...
As More Mobile Wallets Crowd in, Wal-Mart Updates Its Shopping App With Walmart Pay
April 22, 2016 - By John Stewart@DTPaymentNews Walmart Pay, the mobile-payments app developed by Wal-Mart Stores Inc., is now broadly available...
Mobile Pay Booms at Starbucks and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 22, 2016 - • Starbucks Corp. says mobile payment represented 24% of total...
First Data Debuts Clover E-Commerce Site Tool And Samsung Pay Lines Up POS Aid
April 21, 2016 - By Kevin Woodward@DTPaymentNews First Data Corp. is taking its Clover brand, know...
Eye on Data Breaches: A ‘Scary’ Legal Standard; Details Released on the Coming PCI Update
April 21, 2016 - By John Stewart and Jim Daly@DTPaymentNews As ...
PowaPOS Sold and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 21, 2016 - • SuperCom Ltd., an Israel-based identity-verification compa...

Digital Transactions April 2016

A Rude Awakening
A New Norm
Near Field of Dreams
Look, Ma, No Card! How Cardless ...
Enlisting Resellers in the Secur...
What’s in Your Mobile Wallet? ...
Omni-Channel, Semi-Integrated, a...
Don’t Disguise, Randomize!
Faster Payments’ Fast Arrival
EMV’s Litigious Phase
Will Chargebacks Convert EMV Hol...
Just How Bad Are EMV Chargebacks...
Wallets: Low Usage, High Satisfa...
The CFPB Sends an Ominous Messag...
ExxonMobil Brings Apple Pay to t...
Digital Transactions March 2016

Opening up the Club
What Can Be Learned From the Bre...
Getting to Next-Generation, Real...
The Risk Posed by Biometrics
The Bank of Uber? Really?
Alternative Lending: Friend Or F...
Detecting Fraud with Big Data an...
NFC’s Assist from EMV
EMV? NFC? Does It Matter If ‘U...
Visa’s Bid to Woo Developers
Consumers’ Mixed Response to A...
Dwolla And the Demand for On-Dem...
Digital Transactions February 2016

Whither the Herd?
Adyen Goes to the (Physical) Store
Why Transit Is Boarding the Mobi...
Why Beacons Beckon
The $8 Billion Problem
How Regulation Will Reshape the...
The Beacon of Hope
Visa Tightens the PCI Harness
The Specter of Regulation Haunts...
In-App Payments: A Juicy Channel...
Its Portfolio Sold, Chase Exits ...
The New Technology of Money
Should You Or Shouldn’t You?
A Good Start for Klarna
Digital Transactions January 2016

Guarding the Online Channel
Do Merchants Know What They Want?
Pumping Up Lottery Payments
Ingo’s Nifty Niche
Why Today’s Token Picture Won...
Why Global’s Heartland Deal Ma...
Wal-Mart’s Big Wallet Gambit
What’s in Your (Digital) Wallet?
Preparing for Hack Attacks
What’s Ahead in 2016?
Is the Physical Wallet the Death...
Digital Transactions December 2015

The Surge in Online Fraud Is Alr...
Measuring the Opportunity in P2P...
Visa’s $23 Billion Deal for Eu...
EMV Cardholders: Ready To Skip t...
The Networks Pay a High Price fo...
Payments in a Time of Calamity
The Spotlight Shifts to the Bloc...
ATM Operators Prepare for the EM...
Merchant Pay
Mystery Shopping
What Now for First Data?
Why Mobile Wallets Are Inevitable
Digital Transactions November 2015

Still Waiting for the Right Wall...
Banker: Customers Want PINs on E...
Why ATM Surcharges Defy Gravity
How To Sell Mobile Capture to Mi...
Tokenization’s Double-Edged Sw...
The Steady March of Mobile Onlin...
Digital Money on the Move
Is It Fatal—Or Merely a Disrup...
Putting Pizzazz Back in Profits
Repelling the Card-Not-Present F...
9th Annual The 10 Most Pressing ...
Putting Self-Checkout on a Mobil...
How to Close The Understanding ...
Digital Transactions October 2015

Why Is This Stuff Still Going on?
Sam’s Club Only Partially Solv...
How False Rejections Cost More T...
Has PayPal Finally Found the Key...
Nashville Cat Prowls For a Mobil...
The ACH Steps It up
Happy Holidays? Hiccups Trip Up ...
To Trap a Thief
The Next Way To Pay
The Big Bang It Ain’t
A Card Manufacturer’s EMV Wind...
Worlds Beyond Bitcoin
Overstock.com’s Daring Plan fo...
Who’s Doing What With the Bloc...
A Good Place To Be
Aggregation Forever
Time for the Abuse To Stop
How Merchants Can Capitalize on ...
Dropped Call
Let Competition Do Its Job
Digital Transactions September 2015

Is PayPal Really Worth $46.5 Bil...
Mobile Payments, the Second Act
Don’t Hold Your Breath Waiting...
Alphabet Soup: Why ISVs Should A...
Surprise! PIN Interchange Drops ...
Naked Before The Data Miner
The Complexities of Mobile
Where EMV Certification Is a Big...
PayPal Unchained
First Data, Square Mull IPOs
One Tap, Many Questions
EMV’s Signature Moment
Juggling Risk And Faster Payments
Partnerships Will Fuel the Table...
Digital Transactions August 2015

The Catalog of the Payments Revo...
Digital Transactions July 2015

About Those Free Transactions
How Debit Networks Are Mimicking...
Merchant Attrition: Specialty So...
With Fraud, It’s One Step Forw...
‘No More Transaction Fees’
A Clear View of Tokenization
Insights From the Front Lines
Tablet World
Falling Short on EMV
The P2P Revolution
Can PIN-Debit Networks Keep Ba...
What’s First Data Worth?
How To Pick a Payment Processor
Digital Transactions June 2015

Finding the User
New Life for In-Store Mobile Pay...
Little USAT’s Big Footprint in...
The Great PIN-Debit “Claw-Back...
It Pays To Be Big—Just Not Too...
Toward a Real Global Village
The Wallet on Wheels
10 Tips for Selling Small Merc...
Mobile Wallet Wars, Part Two: Th...
Transfer of Power?
Five Keys to Success Online
Government And the Perils of Pay...
Digital Transactions May 2015

So, Where’s the User?
FIS’s ‘Garage’ Steers Towa...
Now for Commerce: PayPal Embrace...
The CFPB’s Own Choke Point Gam...
Bitcoin Struggles, But Investors...
Next Stop: Algorithmic Shopping
When Short-Circuiting Is Fatal
An American Fortress
7th Annual Field Guide to Alte...
Mobile Wallet Wars: Part One Bi...
How To Drink From the Fire Hose ...
Digital Transactions April 2015

Good News for Innovation
The Slippery State of PCI Compli...
ID Fraud Heads in the Right Dire...
Merchants Frown on a Fee for Fas...
No Wallet App? Maybe You Better ...
A Slow-Acting Poison
What’s Holding up Big Data?
Finding the Payoff in Nonprofits
The Centurion’s Dented Helmet
Enter the Payment Facilitator
Special Report: Six Months And C...
Special Report: Pass the Ketchup...
Special Report: The Shift Gets S...
Special Report: The Far Horizon
Digital Transactions March 2015

Less Static for NFC
Diverging Views of Big Merchants...
Boomtown Banks on a Boom in Call...
Bill Pay: Paper in, Digital Paym...
The ACH Adds Some Octane to a Re...
Prepaid: A New Currency in Disgu...
Why Payments Are Crucial
Getting Merchants to Click
The Other Chip Card Conversion
Flush With Cash
Prepaid’s Legal Headache
Agent Compensation In an Age of ...
Minimizing Your Data Footprint
In Confronting Cyberattacks, Pre...
Digital Transactions February 2015

At Last, Finality on Durbin
Data Breaches Show Worrisome Gro...
Can EMVCo Rescue 3D Secure?
With Same-Day Clearing in Pros...
Restaurateurs Order up Omnichannel
Resignation And Retreat
Five Tests for Innovation
Elevated Acquiring Risk in the E...
A Contact Sport
Silicon Valley’s Payments Fever
Changes to PCI 3.0: Are You Re...
Bitcoin’s Achilles’ Heel: Ma...
Digital Transactions January 2015

Too Soon To Say Bitcoin And Appl...
How To Cash in on Mobile P2P?
NACHA Moves on Same-Day ACH...
...But Will Those Pesky Checks S...
A Reset for Bitcoin
What 2015 Will Bring
The Complicated World of Integra...
Bitcoin Leaves the Station
A Quickening Pulse
The CFPB’s New Prepaid Rule: T...
Digital Transactions December 2014

The Apple Pay of Its Day
Will Merchants Get the Poynt?
Online Fraud Will Rise, But Don'...
Where the Chargebacks Are
Visa’s New Year’s Resolution
Consumers Warm up to Wallets
It’s Time to Declare War
How Apple Pay Gets It Right
Apple Pay: What’s in It for Ac...
A New Age for Growth Capital
The Tug of War Over Tokenization
Say Hello to the 21st-Century Re...
Getting From Here to EMV
Digital Transactions November 2014

Don’t Write off POS Terminals ...
Do Small Businesses Plus Mobile ...
BofA Takes the EMV Lead With D...
ATM And Overdraft Fees Set Rec...
A Post-PayPal eBay Can Stock up ...
How About Apple eCash Pay?
Doing mPOS Strategically
POS Terminals Have a Future, And...
Behind the Acquirers’ M&A Spree
The 10 Most Pressing Issues in E...
Should They Stay Or Should They ...
Here Come the Bitcoin ATMs
Why It’s Different With Apple ...
Digital Transactions October 2014

The Gimlet Eye: NFC’s Day in t...
Chip Cards Mean Cash for VeriFone
Braintree Likes Bitcoin Now, W...
Apple Swamps Twitter’s Buy But...
Prepaid for the Masses—of Bank...
The Cure for Merchant Breaches
Acquiring: How To Fight Margin C...
Cover Story: Can Apple Save Mobi...
Strategies: What We Can Learn fr...
Endpoint: Don’t Leave These Am...
Digital Transactions September 2014

The Gimlet Eye
Trends & Tactics
Security Notes: No Sweat, My Rob...
Payments 3.0: Where is the ACH G...
Acquiring: How Acquirers Are Tot...
Cover Story: Is it Still Hip to ...
Security: Unintended But Predict...
Endpoint: The Networks’ Sign...

Online Merchants Are Beating Fraud, But the Gains Are Costly, CyberSource Study Reveals
April 29, 2016 - By John Stewart @DTPaymentNews So far, online merchants are winning the battle against f...
Cardtronics ATM Use Increases and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 29, 2016 - • The ...
ATM Operator Cardtronics Plans To Reincorporate in the United Kingdom
April 29, 2016 - By Jim Daly@DTPaymentNews For Houston-based Cardtronics Inc., Europe is the new land of opportunity,...
MasterCard’s Processed Transactions Grow at Their Highest Rate Since Mid-2013
April 28, 2016 - By Jim Daly@DTPaymentNews MasterCard Inc. in the three months endi...
ETA’s Oxman Says San Francisco Office Is Indicative of Payments-Industry Change
April 28, 2016 - By Kevin Woodward @DTPaymentNews The Electronic Transactions Association, a trade ...
Financial Executives Worry About More Fraud With Same-Day ACH
April 27, 2016 - By Jim Daly@DTPaymentNews The coming of same-day settlement of automated clearing house transactions...
Eye on Merchant Funding: Shopify Enters the Fray, And Citi Invests in Cloud Funder BlueVine
April 27, 2016 - By John Stewart @DTPaymentNews It may have started with the likes of PayPal Holdin...
U.S. EMV Shipments Spur Smart Card Growth and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 27, 2016 - • ...
Venmo And One Touch Help Buoy PayPal While Big Merchants Squeeze Its Margins
April 27, 2016 - By John Stewart@DTPaymentNews When it comes to mobile payments, few operators can equal PayPal Holdings Inc., a fact the compa...
Retailers Are More Confident About Speedy Breach Detection, But Should They Be?
April 26, 2016 - By John Stewart @DTPaymentNews With data breaches continuing to plague the payments busi...
Meeting Security Demands in Digital Experiences Presents a POS Challenge
April 26, 2016 - By Kevin Woodward@DTPaymentNews Merchants attempting to create more di...
Ziosk Inks Content Deal and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 26, 2016 - • The ...
The Fed’s Faster Payments Task Force And McKinsey Get Set to Weigh Industry Proposals
April 25, 2016 - By John Stewart @DTPaymentNews With just five days remaining, organizations develo...
Attrition Among Profitable Small Businesses Takes a Toll on First Data’s Merchant Unit
April 25, 2016 - By Jim Daly@DTPaymentNews Despite 7% transaction growth, First Dat...
TSYS Renews HealthEquity Deal and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 25, 2016 - • ...
As More Mobile Wallets Crowd in, Wal-Mart Updates Its Shopping App With Walmart Pay
April 22, 2016 - By John Stewart@DTPaymentNews Walmart Pay, the mobile-payments app developed by Wal-Mart Stores Inc., is now broadly available...
Mobile Pay Booms at Starbucks and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 22, 2016 - • Starbucks Corp. says mobile payment represented 24% of total...
First Data Debuts Clover E-Commerce Site Tool And Samsung Pay Lines Up POS Aid
April 21, 2016 - By Kevin Woodward@DTPaymentNews First Data Corp. is taking its Clover brand, know...
Eye on Data Breaches: A ‘Scary’ Legal Standard; Details Released on the Coming PCI Update
April 21, 2016 - By John Stewart and Jim Daly@DTPaymentNews As ...
PowaPOS Sold and other Digital Transactions News briefs
April 21, 2016 - • SuperCom Ltd., an Israel-based identity-verification compa...

PCI P2PE 2.0: What Does it Mean for Merchants and Processors?
October 20, 2015 In 2014, alone, there were 783 recorded data breaches involving more than 80 million consumer records. What have we learned from these major breaches? The primary attack vector employed by...
Beyond EMV: Why You Need Multi-layered Security
July 29, 2015 With a major EMV chip card deadline looming in October, payments players expect transaction security will soon be significantly improved—and rightly so. But chip cards aren’t enough to combat a...
Mobile Wallets, What does the Future Hold?
July 23, 2015 By the end of the year, there will be at least five major third-party wallets in the market backed by deep-pocketed tech companies and retailers: Apple Pay, Google Wallet, MCX-CurrentC, PayPa...

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