Sunday , August 9, 2020


‘Mid-April Was the Trough,’ AmEx Says As It Works to Recover From the Pandemic’s Impact
Its PayPal Deal Having Expired, eBay Acts on Its Global Ambitions for Managed Payments
Big Banks See Credit Card Purchases Plunge by More Than 20% in the Second Quarter
A New Study Shows How Acquirers Can Help Merchants Recover From Covid-19’s Heavy Toll
With a Planned IPO, Could Shift4 Be Looking at a Big Rebound Following the Ravages of Covid-19?

Square Cash Card Users Double and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 8/5/20

Square Inc. posted its second-quarter results and held an earnings call hours earlier than originally scheduled owing to what Square called ...
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Green Dot Starts to Realize the Fruits of Its New CEO’s Insistence on Keeping Its Bank

Green Dot Corp. may be starting to show the fruits of new chief executive Dan Henry’s insistence on holding on ...
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Consumers Would Switch Merchants for a Contactless Payment Option, Says a Visa Survey

Contactless payments apparently have sway with U.S. consumers. Fifty-four percent of them would switch to a new store that offers ...
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E-Commerce Helps Buoy FIS as Merchant Volumes Post Positive Growth Rates Again

FIS Inc. had only begun to digest the massive processor Worldpay, which it acquired in July last year, when the ...
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Money 20/20 Canceled, Returning in 2021 and Other Digital Transactions News Briefs from 8/4/20

Money 20/20, set for Oct. 25-28 in Las Vegas, has been canceled. Dates for the 2021 event are Oct. 24-27 ...
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Processor Paya Will Go Public Via a So-Called SPAC Merger

Payments provider Paya Inc. today announced a merger with special acquisition merger company (SPAC) FinTech Acquisition Corp III. The merger ...
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Global Payments To Use AWS for Issuer Services and other Digital Transactions News briefs from 8/3/20

Global Payments Inc. announced a multiyear agreement with Inc.'s Amazon Web Services to offer cloud-based issuer processing to financial institutions ...
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Apple’s Mobeewave Deal Could Turn iPhones Into No-Dongle POS Devices—Just Not Right Away

Apple Inc. has reportedly acquired technology that enables smart phones equipped with near-field communication to act as point-of-sale devices with ...
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