Authentication & Security

Summer Ticketing Fraud Leading to Rising Chargeback Costs

Europe’s first chargeback remediation specialist launches new white paper for ticket vendors to help identify and tackle the rising costs of ticketing fraud Dublin, Ireland, 14 September 2016 – Global Risk Technologies, Europe’s first chargeback remediation specialist and owner of Chargebacks911, today released a new ticketing fraud white paper addressing...

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BankTech

FinTech Innovation in Southeast Asia

Embracing the Southeast Asian digital revolution in financial technology, FinTech seems to be exploding with quite a lot of startups having been established from 2009 onwards. The breadth and depth of solutions across FinTech is quite impressive and clearly signifies that the Southeast Asian digital revolution has arrived in the...

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Payments

PayU & Citrus Pay Agree to a $130-Landmark Deal in Indian FinTech

United under PayU brand, combined payments powerhouse will reach more than 30M Indian customers and 200K+ merchants New leadership team brings together deep financial services experience in emerging markets PayU to build on Citrus Pay capabilities, offering breadth of financial services New Delhi, India, September 14, 2016 – PayU, the...

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Payments

Mastercard Chip Momentum: Reducing Fraud One Year In

Chip Cards in Market at 88% as Chip-Active Terminals Reach 33% Purchase, N.Y. – September 12, 2016 – At the one year anniversary of the shift to chip approaches in the US, Mastercard today unveiled data confirming the positive impact the technology is having on issuing banks, merchants and consumers....

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Payments

Meeting Millenials' Payment Expectations

The concept of millennial marketing is nothing new. Generation marketing is based on the assumption that each generation possesses different values and behaviors, which affect consumption habits. One area this principle particularly applies to, and which warrants further investigation, is payment. Tech-loving millennials have different habits and expectations with regards...

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Fintech

China Is Home to the Largest FinTech Unicorns in the World

Out of 27 FinTech unicorns spread around the world, 14 are from the US, 8 from China and 5 from the rest of the world. While attention is mostly paid to Western innovators, China consolidates the most financial power even with fewer representatives – China-based unicorns are worth over $96 billion...

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Payments

The Digital Payments Industry in North America Will Bring Half a Trillion in E-Commerce Retail Sales by 2018

Payments industry in North America and beyond has evolved tremendously, democratizing business opportunities. Cost-efficient cross-border digital payments solutions have shed barriers for SMEs to conduct business around the world, competing with large international companies. Joe Leija, General Manager North America, Ingenico ePayments, has emphasized the transformation led by digital payments...

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BankTech

'Will the Real Slim Shady Please Stand Up'

There are many that profess the path of evolution from cash to cashless is through cash-replacement. Then there are those who knowingly or unknowingly confuse cash-replacement with cashless. The main reason for establishing this critical point of divergence is to establish the understanding that cashless is better evolved from cash,...

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