Enabling Technologies

PayPal Brings Mobile Payments to Shell Pumps in UK

Paying for your fuel is about to get faster and easier with a market-first partnership between Shell and PayPal in the UK. They have announced an innovative new service that plans to let customers pay for their fuel using just their mobile without leaving their car. Shell has partnered with...

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Authentication & Security

The Best of FinTech Europe from Finovate 2015

Finovate is an internationally recognized conference series that focuses exclusively on showcasing the best and most innovative new financial and banking technologies. Finovate conferences consistently attract large, high-impact audiences of senior financial and banking executives, venture capitalists, press, industry analysts, bloggers, regulators, and entrepreneurs. Recently the FinovateEurope chapter of Finovate 2015...

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Payments

MineralTree Closes $11.1 Million Series B Financing Led by Payment Tech Leader First Data

Strategic Partnership Accelerates MineralTree’s Vision to Modernize Accounts Payable and Streamline Automated Payments Cambridge, Mass., February 11, 2015 – MineralTree , the accounts payable (AP) and payment automation solution provider for growing companies, today announced an $11.1 million Series B investment led by First Data , the global leader in...

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Enabling Technologies

Apple Pay Now Works In-Flight in JetBlue

Jetblue is the first US airline to adopt Apple Pay. Passengers can now pay for food and other premium items using Apple Pay. The airline is handing out iPad minis, fitted with NFC enabled covers, to around 3500 crew members to carry out the Apple Pay option. These iPads will...

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Authentication & Security

7 Payments & Commerce Startups using Big Data Analytics

The payments business is increasingly being driven by information. Strategies and execution through information insights can improve profitability, optimize revenue, and cut costs.. Big Data Analytics can introduce some major applications that result in reduction in payments fraud occurrences and in building a body of knowledge from customer data points...

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Payments

Revel Systems Poised to Leverage FreedomPay's P2PE Encryption

The FreedomPay Commerce Platform helps retailers give its customers more personalized experiences and incentives based on their basket contents, past purchases, preferences and demographics. Endorsed by Microsoft Corp. as its commerce partner, FreedomPay has been validated by the PCI Security Council for Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE), enabled with EMV and NFC...

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Authentication & Security

BillGuard & Experian Team Up to Fight against Payment Card Fraud

Experian Data Breach Resolution and BillGuard, the leading personal finance security company, have launched a strategic collaboration to better protect consumers during an unprecedented era of identity theft. Responding to the recent wave of payment card breaches, the companies unveiled an advanced identity protection suite, combining BillGuard’s award-winning card fraud monitoring...

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