Payments

Parkmobile Gains New Momentum, with the Announced Appointment of Jon Ziglar as CEO

Earlier this week, Parkmobile, LLC announced the appointment of Jon Ziglar as Chief Executive Officer. The new CEO has an impressive background in technology-enabled service businesses, product innovation and experience in global payments technology. Jon Ziglar has the potential to steer Parkmobile into overdrive, all while leaving your car, the...

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Payments

Venmo Just Got Better With Its New Feature

As Venmo already made life easier with free and instant P2P transactions for everyone, it is now taking a step further to offer group payments feature in its app. Venmo’s new feature will allow users to create a group account to make group transactions easier, faster and hassle free. Venmo...

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Payments

TSYS Names Patricia Watson as CIO

Watson to succeed long-time CIO Ken Tye who announced his retirement earlier this year TSYS announced that Patricia A. Watson, a 17-year veteran of the financial services industry, has been named senior executive vice president and chief information officer (CIO) effective September 14. “Patty is well respected throughout the financial services industry,...

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Authentication & Security

Cybersecurity Solutions Provider AlienVault Raises $52M to Improve Security

AlienVault, the leading provider of unified security management and crowdsourced threat intelligence, announced it has closed a $52 million Series E funding round, which brings the company's total funding raised to nearly $116 million. The investment was led by new investor Institutional Venture Partners (IVP) with strong participation from existing investors, including Trident Capital, Kleiner...

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Payments

TSYS Launches New Suite of Business Intelligence Products

Solution unlocks the power of data for financial institutions TSYS (NYSE: TSS) announced the launch of a new analytics solution that simplifies complex information so that business leaders can immediately use data to grow portfolios. TSYS Analytics IntellisuiteSM is a set of business intelligence products that helps financial institutions identify and execute...

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Payments

FIS Global and Federal Reserve Banks Spokespersons to Deliver Keynote Address at Mobile Payments Conference 2015

The Latest Real-Time Payments Updates and Three-to-Five Year Vision of the Faster Payments Task Force Unveiled Mobile Marketing & Technology announced that Peter Gordon, senior vice president of FIS’ Enterprise Product Office, FIS Global, the World's largest global provider dedicated to banking and payments technologies, and Connie Theien, vice president, payments...

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Authentication & Security

Early Detection Can Reduce 30-40% of Credit Card Fraud Loss: An Interview With Canh Tran, CEO & Co-Founder of Rippleshot

LTP spoke with the CEO and Co-founder of fraud analytics firm, Rippleshot. With the upcoming transition to chip-and-PIN, data breaches and cybersecurity are hot topics. I (Ruth) have the pleasure of speaking with Canh Tran. Thanks for taking the time to speak on this topic. Canh: Thanks, Ruth. Glad to...

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Enabling Technologies

Breaking news – India Issues Highly Awaited Payments Bank Licenses To 11 Players

RBI has granted “in-principle” approval to 11 applicants “Payments bank license”. The following companies have received Payments bank license: Aditya Birla Nuvo (Aditya Birla Financial Services (ABFS) has built a significant presence across its verticals, viz., life insurance, asset management, NBFC, private equity, broking, wealth management and distribution and general insurance...

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Payments

Mobile Commerce Solutions Provider Acquired by PayPal

PayPal, the San Jose, California-based company, announced that it acquired Modest, a Chicago startup that helps merchants create mobile e-commerce applications for their stores. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. Modest’s 20 employees will be part of PayPal’s Braintree business, which manages and processes payments. Modest was founded...

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