PayPal Powers Payments Ecosystem For SMBs

PayPal Powers Payments Ecosystem For SMBs

May 1 – the start of Small Business Week – also marked the day that PayPal launched a solution intended to streamline access to PayPal’s ecosystem of services and solutions for SMBs focused on growing their businesses. PayPal also used[...]

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NEW REPORT: How Push Payments Pull Payments Innovation Forward

With all the new payment innovations on the scene, it seems like the paper check is the party guest that failed to RSVP and refuses to leave. Payments can be issued on a recurring or a non-recurring basis for a[...]

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Mastercard’s New President Of Operations And Technology On Payment’s ‘Third Wave’

Mastercard today announced the appointment of CIO Ed McLaughlin to president, Operations and Technology. In an interview with PYMNTS’ Karen Webster, McLaughlin spoke to the developments and challenges in the latest payments industry shift toward device-based and contextual commerce, the[...]

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Competition increases for China’s $5.5 trillion mobile payment market

China’s mobile payment market is more than 50 times bigger than that its US counterpart sitting at $5.5tn and is now being shaken up by its underdog Tencent, which is snatching market share from rival Alibaba. Alipay, which Alibaba launched in 2004[...]

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The key to mobile wallets isn’t payments

By Emily Buckman Brands can spur mobile wallet adoption by utilizing this new technology to create a better customer experience. It’s estimated that mobile wallet usage around the world will increase by more than a third by 2021. Encouragingly, last[...]

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Worldpay Declares Its Network Quick Chip Ready

May 1, 2017 By Kevin Woodward @DTPaymentNews Quick Chip, a Visa Inc. protocol for streamlining the EMV transaction process, is now available on processor Worldpay’s network. Announced Monday, the service reduces a chip card terminal’s transaction time by approximately 3[...]

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UnionPay Moves To Compete Globally

ByPYMNTS Posted on April 25, 2017 From the point of view of a consumer in Myanmar, there is little difference between carrying a Visa and a UnionPay card — which is likely why the small Southeast Asian nation is “ground[...]

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India’s Cash Crackdown, Prompts More To Pay By Phone

  Paytm, India’s largest mobile-payment company, said the number of mobile wallets on its platform increased 45% after the government’s move to replace high-denomination bills. PHOTO: BLOOMBERG NEWS By Corinne Abrams and Debiprasad Nayak April 29, 2017 8:00 a.m. ET[...]

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