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Samsung Pay arrives in Malaysia

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:33:00 GMT

Samsung Malaysia Electronics today announced its partnership with several leaders in the banking ind...

Chain of Points crowdsales tokens for new loyalty currency

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:07:00 GMT

Chain of Points, creators of a groundbreaking blockchain-based platform incentivizing participation...

Masterpass integrates with Gulf Pay app

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:43:00 GMT

Mastercard announced today plans to integrate Masterpass into Gulf Oil’s new mobile payment applicat...

NatWest rated favourite mobile banking app on Android

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:13:00 GMT

Insights from digital banking experts Mapa Research have shown that changes to NatWest’s Android app...

Barclaycard strikes new wearable deals for contactless jewellery and watches

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:17:00 GMT

Contactless payment technology is migrating from the plastic card to high street jewellery and watch...

Mizuho carries out blockchain document sharing and digital currency trial

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:01:00 GMT

Japan's Mizuho says it has successfully completed trials that used distributed ledger technology for...

Mastercard joins UI Labs City Digital platform

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:01:00 GMT

UI LABS and Mastercard today announced a new partnership aimed at improving the access to and use of...

Ingenico restructures; completes TechProcess acquisition

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:53:00 GMT

Ingenico Group (Euronext: FR0000125346 – ING) today announced the creation of two global customer-ce...

Final PSD2 SCA & CSC RTS released - Initial Comments

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:27:59 GMT

Final draft released earlier today of PSD2 RTS on SCA and CSC. It is still a 'draft' as it could yet...

Strategic partners for data are core to growth

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:23:00 GMT

Marion Leslie, Managing Director of Enterprise Propositions, Thomson Reuters, speaks about the chall...

Mastercard publishes digital vendor directory

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:36:00 GMT

As adoption of digital payment becomes more prevalent in every corner of the globe, Mastercard conti...

The end user is driving payments change

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:28:00 GMT

Paul Thomalla, Senior Vice President Global Corporate Relations & Development, ACI Worldwide, discus...

Accounting software firm MYOB agrees A$48m Paycorp acquisition

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:20:00 GMT

MYOB Group Limited (MYOB or the company; ASX: MYO), a leading provider of online business management...

IDT introduces remittance app

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:55:00 GMT

IDT Corporation (IDT), a global provider of communications and payment services, today announced the...

dv01 provides insights into securitisation of consumer loans

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:42:00 GMT

dv01, the reporting and analytics platform that brings transparency to lending markets, today announ...

3 Ways Payment Providers Can Optimize Your Ecommerce Revenue

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:39:05 GMT

Global E-commerce growth continues to outpace the entire retail sector. In 2016, eMarketer research...

Bharti Airtel takes stake in fintech lending startup

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:33:00 GMT

Indian telco Bharti Airtel has acquired a stake in fintech loan startup Seynse Technologies.

Tap-n-PIN mystery

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:30:06 GMT

Calling payment industry experts for help, as I am at a loss here. Overseas cardholders from several...

Bank of America first to launch Zelle P2P payments

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:13:00 GMT

Bank of America has become the first member of the US bank-backed Zelle network to roll out its P2P...

Instant Payments and the Reactive Manifesto

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:44:44 GMT

Over the last year, we’ve been talking with many banks and payment service providers about the chall...

Reference data will be the cornerstone of MiFID II

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:49:00 GMT

David Bull, Head of Fixed Income Content, Thomson Reuters, outlines the important aspects of MiFID,...

Starling tests Google Home payments

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:16:00 GMT

UK challenger bank Starling has been experimenting with Google Home, integrating its API with the sm...

The Treasury’s view of PSD2: A step in the right direction?

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:22:55 GMT

As a European directive, PSD2 has to be transposed into UK law. HM Treasury has recently launched

BNY Mellon seeks blockchain experts for new emerging biz and tech team

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:01:00 GMT

BNY Mellon is looking to staff up a new team with a mandate to investigate business disruptive emerg...

Banks have begun to take FRTB more seriously

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:17:00 GMT

John Mason, Head of Regulatory and Market Structure Propositions, Thomson Reuters outlines the devel...

EBA to relax controversial PSD2 authentication rules

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:56:00 GMT

The European Banking Authority is to relax proposed rules on a requirement for strong customer authe...

Ant Financial to make $200 million investment in South Korea's Kakao Pay

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:43:00 GMT

Ant Financial's bid to create a globe-straddling payments behemoth continues with a $200 million inv...

TransferWise integrates with Facebook Messenger

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:10:00 GMT

Money transmission scheme TransferWise is joining the chatbot revolution, creating an interface to F...

Visa opens London innovation centre

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:06:00 GMT

Visa has opened its largest innovation centre to date in London, with the aim of hosting partners an...

MiFID II will light up the dark pools of data

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:42:00 GMT

John Mason, Head of Regulatory and Market Structure Propositions, Thomson Reuters, outlines the main...

Changing Payments Landscape

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 12:12:00 GMT

Payments UK reports on how 2017 will change the way we pay for good.

DLT or not DLT?

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:20:00 GMT

Federal Reserve Board staffers take a deep dive into distributed ledger technology.

The road to faster payments

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:51:00 GMT

The development and importance of fast payments services are the focus of this report by the Committ...

PSD2: Risks and opportunities

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 17:36:00 GMT

Capgemini explores the business risks and opportunities for banks arising from the forthcoming imple...

Blockchain: A fundamental shift for FS institutions

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 16:45:00 GMT

What financial services institutions need to know about blockchain and how to assess the opportunity...