Twitter has officially unveiled co-founder Jack Dorsey as the social network's permanent chief executive, meaning the 38-year-old is now running both Twitter and payment processor Square. read more ..
Ingenico has launched its iUC180B smart terminal in 17 central stations of the Kiev Metro, working with Oschadbank’s acquiring services and MasterCard. read more ..
Standard Chartered has partnered with Chinese search engine Baidu to help international FinTech companies flourish in the Asian market.
MasterCard has introduced MasterCard Identity Check, a suite of technology solutions that leverage advanced technologies to prove a consumer’s identity.
Visa has partnered with energy giant Chevron to launch a mobile payments programme at more than 20 Chevron-branded stations, accepting any NFC payment service.
Over 44,000 bitcoin seized by the US Marshals Service is set to be auctioned next month, with the cryptocurrency being detained as part of a nationwide crackdown on underground marketplace Silk Road.
As NFC technology continues to become more popular, Transport for London has released a new video to highlight the advantages of going contactless.
Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, the twins best known for their legal action against Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg, have started a new bitcoin exchange after they received regulatory approval from the New York Department of Financial Services.
Delivery.com has become the latest online retailer to partner with Visa on its checkout delivery system, making it easier for its customers to pay for goods and services.
Most Canadians (67 per cent) say they are open to trying new banking or payment technology, such as depositing cheques by taking a photo with their mobile device or paying at the checkout with a wave of their smartphone, according to a new poll by CIBC.
Challenger banks and Payment Service Providers (PSPs) now have direct access to the UK's Faster Payments system, with the firm launching its 'pre-funding' settlement model that is designed to guarantee settlement between all participants without any shared risk.
By 2020, more than $5.6tn of payments will be secured by biometric technology, according to a report by consultancy Goode Intelligence.
With a rising number of UK merchants accepting cashless payments, EVO Payments International, one of North America’s largest card acquirers, has partnered with British merchant services firm Handepay.
As the Indian government strives to become more financially inclusive, payment automation firm AccessPay has opened its first sales office in Kolkata to capitalise on the nation’s huge potential for growth.
Credit data agency Experian has been hacked, meaning up to 15 million people may have had their private payment information exposed.
Banks and businesses in Australia have ruled out any possibility of using bitcoin after 13 of its 17 cryptocurrency exchanges were closed down last month.
E-commerce has really taken off over the past 12 months, allowing consumers to order almost anything to their door via a smartphone. In this infographic discover who the big players are in the mobile payments space and discover why the adoption rate is so high for small business owners.