Enabling Technologies

Now make Payments at Online Merchants via Citibank Wallet

Citibank has launched its online wallet for purchases across accepting online merchants. Citi Wallet makes the checkout process seamless, with minimal clicks. Citibank cardholders don’t have to enter credit-card, billing and shipping information while making online purchases at thousands of merchants. The service is available to U.S.-based Citi cardholders only....

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Payments

MasterCard leading the way to digital transition in payments, says Mung Ki Woo, EVP, MasterCard

Mung Ki Woo is an Executive Vice President for MasterCard. He is a seasoned international executive with experience in international program management and IT consulting. He also has extensive experience in digital commerce (mobile, e-commerce, smartcards) with experience both as a telco and a financial institution, and in all market...

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Authentication & Security

Zumigo Raises $6 Mn to Expand its Portfolio of Context-based Intelligent Services

Zumigo, which specializes in mobile-device and location-verification services, recently closed a Series B funding round led by Intel Capital, raising $6 million. Zumigo has pioneered a new generation of mobile offerings that provide richer experiences for customers through context-based services. Its portfolio includes marketing to customers through location in context...

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Payments

Vend POS Expands its Business to new Market

Cloud-based retail software company celebrates Toronto expansion with cash register destruction; increasing customer service, sales and IT teams August 21, 2014--TORONTO--Vend, a cloud-based point of sale (POS) and inventory, customer management software company, today is officially opening its first (and only) office in Toronto. Since its establishment in 2010, the...

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Payments

Airtel Africa and VeriFone Mobile Money Collaborate on Mobile Money Merchant Enablement Applications

On Aug. 20, 2014, VeriFone Mobile Money and Airtel Africa, part of the Bharti Airtel Group, announced that they had reached an agreement to offer VeriFone Mobile Money's merchant enablement applications for mobile Tap n Pay across their 17 operating companies in Africa. "Airtel is excited to offer VeriFone Mobile Money's applications to...

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Authentication & Security

Merchants are still in 1st baby steps with Mobile and Mobile Data, says Kristina Yee, Analyst, Gigaom Research

Kristina J. Yee is an Analyst for Gigaom Research and a market strategist and change agent focused on the cloud-enabled business and financial services technology. Her articles have appeared in publications like Mortgage Banking and New York Finance, and she has been quoted in various media outlets. In an exclusive...

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