Wednesday , October 5, 2022

Automated Clearing House

Boston Consulting Group: Payments Revenues Will Stay Resilient Despite Headwinds

Despite economic headwinds from supply-chain bottlenecks and geopolitical instability, the payments industry continues to show resilient revenue growth, says a new report from the Boston Consulting Group. Global payments revenues are projected to grow about 9.5% in 2022, according to the report. Beyond this year, revenues are projected to grow …

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Square Tap to Pay on iPhone Debuts And Other Digital Transactions News briefs from 9/28/22

Square, the point-of-sale and e-commerce unit of Block Inc., said Tap to Pay on iPhone is now commercially available to its merchants following a June release to select sellers. Available within the Square Point of Sale iOS app, Tap to Pay on iPhone enables merchants to accept contactless payments directly …

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Volante’s ACH Tech in Colombia And Other Digital Transactions News briefs from 9/27/22

Volante Technologies, a U.S.-based payments platform, said it is providing a banking portal for ACH Colombia, a fintech based in that South American country, as part of an effort to digitize ACH Colombia’s payments infrastructure.Payments-technology company Payscout LLC said it will offer a direct link to its Paywire platform to users of …

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Nacha Issues a New ‘Framework’ Aimed at Shifting Industry Emphasis to Credit Push Frauds

As payments fraud grows more threatening by the year, a report on Thursday from the governing body for the automated clearing house network recommends the payments industry shift its emphasis from combatting unauthorized debits to preventing crimes involving credit payments. Dubbed a “new risk-management framework,” the recommendation issued by Nacha …

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Galileo Teams With DataVisor to Launch All-in-One Fraud Detection Beyond Credit Cards

Galileo Financial Technologies LLC said late Tuesday it is partnering with DataVisor Inc. to enhance its fraud-detection technology beyond credit cards to include such payments options as debit cards and the automated clearing house. The new technology will also include provisioning and onboarding of new accounts. The partnership comes as …

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Worldpay for Platforms Debuts And Other Digital Transactions News briefs from 9/13/22

The big processor FIS Inc. launched Worldpay for Platforms, a service that lets software providers speed up access to FIS’s Worldpay processing unit while onboarding small and medium-size merchants.PayMyTuition, a payments platform for colleges and universities, launched a cashiering module that lets schools set up multiple cashier stations to process campus payments …

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Lavu Partners With Up ‘n Go; BofA’s Payments Data And Other Digital Transactions News briefs from 9/9/22

Lavu, a payments-technology provider specializing in restaurants, said it is partnering with Up ‘n Go, a vendor of contactless-payment technology based on QR codes, for pay-at-table checkouts.Data from the Bank of America Institute indicate overall consumer spending seen by the big bank in August was up 13% over the same month in …

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MX Joins Nacha Program And Other Digital Transactions News briefs from 8/30/22

Nacha, the regulatory body for the automated clearing house network, has named open-banking specialist MX Technologies Inc. a member of its Preferred Partner Program. MX is the 30th company to be named to the program.Consumers’ top five favorite ways to pay are debit cards, credit cards, cash, contactless, and mobile wallets, according …

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The Fed Sets a May to July 2023 Window for Its Launch of the FedNow Real-Time Service

The Federal Reserve Board on Monday afternoon narrowed the window for the launch of FedNow, its real-time payment service, to the weeks between May and July of 2023. The announcement, which came in a short address by Fed Vice Chair Lael Brainard, is the latest in a series of updates …

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Dutchie POS Launches And Other Digital Transactions News briefs from 8/23/22

Dutchie, which develops technology for cannabis retailers, unveiled Dutchie POS, which includes a hardware terminal and point-of-sale software.In related news, point-of-sale technology vendor POSaBIT Systems Corp. announced an agreement to license its point-of-sale technology to an unnamed “large cannabis technology partner.” The agreement calls for a one-time fee to POSaBIT of $500,000, …

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