Payments

Visa Digital Solutions Launched to Facilitate Secure Payments for Wearables and Internet- Connected Devices

In 2014, commerce initiated with mobile phones and tablets is expected to total $114 billion in the U.S. alone, according to research firm Forrester. On July 24, 2014, global payments leader Visa announced the creation of Visa Digital Solutions, a comprehensive suite of offerings that facilitate secure payments across a broad range of...

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Six Companies that are Making us Coupon Happy

People sometimes need an incentive to shop, and that is what digital coupons provide. Today a large number of websites offer digital couponing services and provide a reason for people to shop. Different industrywide stakeholders – retailers, manufacturers, big brands – are trying their best to collaborate with such couponing...

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Sage North America and Moneris Collaborate to Streamline Payment Processes for Canadian Businesses

Yesterday (July 28, 2014), Sage North America, a leading provider of business-management software and services to small and midsized companies in Canada, announced a strategic alliance with Moneris Solutions, Canada’s largest debit- and credit-card processor. "Recent studies indicate that Canadians prefer the convenience of paying by credit or debit, and...

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Deem Raises $50 Mn to Accelerate its Growth in Commerce Services

Deem is a cloud and mobile commerce company that enables merchants and partners to lower costs, increase revenue and deepen customer loyalty through its Commerce-as-a-Service (CaaS). The company recently announced the completion of a $50 million round of capital raising. The company is planning to use the funds to expand...

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Payments

How can We Create New Value through ACH Networks?

In 2013, ACH (Automated Clearing House) Network volume grew to almost 22 billion electronic payments, an increase of 4 percent over 2012, as per statistics by NACHA — The Electronic Payments Association. A total of $38.7 trillion was transferred over ACH Network in 2013, increasing almost 5 percent compared with...

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