Payments News; Cards; Prepaid; Contactless

Latest news about credit cards, debit cards, prepaid cards, card processing, contactless cards.

Brazilian card market on the way up 14 Aug 2014 01:02 PM CET |

During the first 3 months of 2014, the Brazilian card market has jumped by 17% reaching a total volume of USD 100 billion (BRL 223 billion), according to data from online payment gateway PagBrasil. Read more

Wirecard enters deal with Pockit for prepaid cards 14 Aug 2014 11:12 AM CET |

Wirecard Card Solutions, a company from Wirecard, a German provider of electronic payment and risk management services, has become the card issuer of the new Pockit Prepaid MasterCard programme. Read more

Kenya: KCB is waiting for green light to go cross border for card payments 13 Aug 2014 01:00 PM CET |

KCB bank is waiting for approval from the Central Bank to upgrade its payment cards to enable customers to transact across the 6 regional markets in which it is present, reports. Read more

Moneris Solutions and Milano Software team up to offer payment solution 13 Aug 2014 11:01 AM CET |

Zimbabwe: EcoCash partners MasterCard 04 Aug 2014 08:48 AM CET |

Namibia: Old Mutual launches SmartVista-based prepaid and reward program 31 Jul 2014 08:17 AM CET |

UK: TSYS signs Prime 4 agreement with C. Hoare bank 28 Jul 2014 02:22 PM CET |

US: MasterCard grants UL approval for personalisation validation tool to support release of EMV-based cards 28 Jul 2014 02:17 PM CET |

Raphaels Bank partners Post Office to launch prepaid MasterCard 23 Jul 2014 10:29 AM CET |

US: Trucoin launches MasterCard and Visa branded Bitcoin buying solutions 21 Jul 2014 10:35 AM CET |

Portugal: PFS, Unicambio partner for the launch of Multi-Currency MasterCard-branded prepaid card 17 Jul 2014 02:50 PM CET |

Global Payout partners XPay to provide prepaid debit cards 26 Jun 2014 11:59 AM CET |

Over 50% of high-value retailers will not pass on savings from cap on interchange fee to customers 26 Jun 2014 09:31 AM CET |

Brazil World Cup 2014 boosts overall tourist spending 24 Jun 2014 02:15 PM CET |

MasterCard, Sacombank enable card payments at Vietnamese market 23 Jun 2014 09:35 AM CET |

SMEs to miss out GBP 7.5 bln yearly by not offering alternative payments - report 17 Jun 2014 10:42 AM CET |

AIB Merchant Services teams up with UnionPay for card transactions 05 Jun 2014 01:58 PM CET |

Visa and MasterCard to continue to operate in Russia 03 Jun 2014 09:53 AM CET |

MasterCard partners Bank of Punjab for tapping into Pakistan 30 May 2014 01:25 PM CET |

Allied Wallet becomes a licensed MasterCard Issuer 30 May 2014 01:20 PM CET |

Japan: MasterCard and WebMoney launch prepaid card dubbed WebMoneyCard 29 May 2014 10:56 AM CET |

Canada: Pivotal Payments teams up with Discover Financial Services for card acceptance 28 May 2014 12:32 PM CET |

JCB partners Worldline to expand reach in Belgium 27 May 2014 12:47 PM CET |

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