Shares of Visa and MasterCard have skyrocketed after the Chinese state council announced that they were opening up its payment transaction market to foreign companies.
China’s largest bitcoin exchange by volume OKCoin has launched a new wallet to encourage the cryptocurrency industry to rethink its attempts to reach mainstream consumers.
International payments provider Currency Cloud has opened its first US office in New York City, the company announced yesterday.
Digital security firm Gemalto have partnered with transaction company NCR in order to strengthen its online banking security system.
eBay’s higher-than-expected quarterly profit was boosted by revenue from its payments businesses, including PayPal, which will be spun off into an independent entity later this year.
Peer-to-peer lending platform Funding Circle has announced the details of a $150 billion funding round, which values the startup at over $1 billion.