Authentication & Security

Let’s Talk About Beacons

Many researchers believe digital technologies will influence a large portion of the 1.1 trillion dollars of in-store retail sales. Beacons is considered to be one of the major technologies in this equation. Financial Institutions such as banks have also started using beacon technology to boost customer engagement and explore new...

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Payments

Popularity of Gift Cards Grows in Canada

Blackhawk Network shopper survey reveals growing preference for giving and receiving gift cards, which are the most purchased prepaid product in Canada PLEASANTON, Calif. – [Press Release] – Canadian shoppers are increasingly turning to gift cards for gift-giving occasions, citing choice as the most attractive feature of the cards. “Although gift...

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Authentication & Security

NMI Launches FACe, the Gateway Platform for Payment Facilitators

Turnkey Solution Accelerates Time to Market for New Payment Facilitators by Eliminating the Need to Engineer Their Own Software ROSELLE, Ill. and PLEASANT GROVE, Utah [Press Release] — NMI, a payments enablement technology company, today announced the release of its new payment facilitation gateway platform.  FACenablement (FACe) is a fully brandable...

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Blockchain

LTP Blockchain Momentum 2016 (Infographic)

As we come close to the end of 2015, LTP brings to you the LTP Blockchain Momentum Infographic. In the middle of 2015, we brought to you the use cases of blockchain in the financial and the non-financial domain. Now, we have done an intensive study on the segments in...

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Enabling Technologies

32 Hottest mPOS-Focused Companies

AirPOS: AirPOS is a cloud-based ePOS software platform that works with Windows, iOS and Android devices. AirPOS is valued at $1.54 million in 2015 with 0.611 million in funding. The company offers POS packages for retail, hospitality and mobile. AirPOS POS apps feature a wide range of integrated payment processing...

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BankTech

TC Disrupt London 2015 Through FinTech Lens

December 7 and 8 are the days when one of the world’s biggest tech events, TechCrunch Disrupt 2015, takes place in London. Earlier in September, the LTP team had the pleasure of attending TC Disrupt in San Francisco which turned out to be a great experience. TC Disrupt in London...

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BankTech

India's Largest E-Commerce Entity IRCTC Picks MobiKwik as Primary Wallet for Payments

New Delhi {Press Release}: MobiKwik, India's largest independent mobile payments network, is now the first payment option on IRCTC Connect Android App. This association will enable MobiKwik users to book railway tickets in a convenient and secure manner from their smartphones. With approximately 25,000 to 30,000 tickets booked daily via IRCTC...

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BankTech

Deutsche Bank Launches Maxblue Robo-Advisor

The drivers for robo-advisor firms are account minimums which are in the low four-digit numbers, lower fee and demographic advantage. Robo-advisor services can quickly provide customers with well-diversified investment portfolios suitable for their risk tolerance and long-term investment objectives. Due to such a convenient and low-priced service offered by this...

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Enabling Technologies

Suretap and EnStream Take Big Steps Forward With Société De Transport De Montrél in Mobile Ticketing

MONTRÉAL {Press Release}: Suretap and EnStream LP, Canada's leaders in open mobile wallet and mobile payments technology respectively, have successfully completed a proof of concept that would enable transit users to pay their fares with a smartphone. The work was conducted in a controlled environment for the Société de transport de...

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