MasterCard mimics direct carrier billing model with new Veon pact

MasterCard has announced a new business relationship with Veon, a communications provider, that will bring Masterpass to the new Veon platform. Veon provides voice, fixed broadband, data and digital service to approximately 235 million customers in 12 markets. As part...

New Rambus platform intended to increase mobile wallet adoption

Rambus Inc. has announced what it calls a comprehensive mobile payments platform intended to enhance payment security, reduce operational costs and increase revenue for retailers, according to a press release. The company said that its Rambus Unified Payment Platform securely...

Visa expands QR code mobile payments to more countries

Visa has announced that mVisa, its QR-based payment service, is now live in India, Kenya and Rwanda, and will soon be available to merchants and consumers in Egypt, Ghana, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Nigeria, Pakistan and Vietnam, according to a press release....

Mahindra Comviva launches engagement platform for digital payments

Mahindra Comviva has announced the launch of MobiLytix Customer Engagement for Digital Payments, a merchant offering intended to drive a higher level of customer engagement in the digital payments space. Mahindra said in a press release that MobiLytix takes a...

Gulf Oil to add Masterpass payment option to new mobile app

MasterCard has announced plans to integrate Masterpass into Gulf Pay, a new new mobile payment application from Gulf Oil, according to a press release. The new offering, powered by P97's PetroZone mobile commerce platform, will help Gulf customers find the...

Run the jewels: Barclaycard to embed payment technology in jewelry, watches

Barclaycard's contactless payments technology, bPay, will now find its way into watches and jewelry thanks to a new partnerships with DCK Group and Tappy Technologies. Barclaycard said it will work with the DCK Group to embed bPay into jewelry, and...

Urban Airship syncs with Apple Pay to support rewards enrollment

Mobile company Urban Airship has announced that Urban Airship Reach will support enhanced rewards experiences with Apple Pay, bringing together loyalty rewards merchant support for Apple Pay to offer consumers the ability to earn and redeem rewards — and pay...

MasterCard launches directory to help customers with digital payments

MasterCard has launched its Digital Vendor Directory, a compilation meant to provide more options for MasterCard customers seeking digital payments services and products, according to a press release. The company said it developed the directory to help customers identify vendors...

DocuSign enables Android Pay, Apple Pay document payments

DocuSign, a global e-signature and digital transaction management company, has made its DocuSign Payments product available to its U.S. customers, with select international markets expected next month, according to a press release. The San Francisco-based company said DocuSign Payments is...

BofA brings Zelle P2P tech to mobile banking app

Bank of America has become one of the first banks to integrate Zelle person-to-person payments service within its mobile banking app, the FI has announced in a press release. Zelle was developed by Early Warning, a service owned by member...

Study: Consumers believe mobile wallet data is secure

Consumers worldwide are more concerned about protecting their financial and payments information stored on a computer than they are about protecting the same data stored in a mobile wallet, according to a new study from ACI Worldwide and Aite Group....

Mobile Payments Today seeks editorial contributors, bloggers

Mobile Payments Today is seeking editorial content in 2017 from industry thought leaders in the form of contributed articles and blog posts. We're looking for high-level thought leadership pieces that are free of a marketing pitch. Submissions should be between...

TransferWise intros bot for Messenger money transfers

TransferWise has completed an integration with Facebook Messenger that will enable its customers to remit funds to recipients in the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Australia or Europe, according to a company announcement. "When you're sending money, [the bot will] guide...

India's Vijaya Bank launches QR code payments

First Global Data has announced that the Vpayqwik service launched in partnership with Vijaya Bank is now accepted nationally across India at all retail locations. According to a press release, Vpayqwik is one of a select few mobile wallets in...

Fujitsu tech links smartphone biometrics to IoT devices

Fujitsu Laboratories has developed a technology that enables the use of cloud services through IoT devices through the biometric authentication functionality of smartphones and near field wireless functionality, according to a press release. Fujitsu said that the technology, which adheres...

Jaguar, Shell partner on in-car fuel payments

Jaguar has partnered with Shell in the U.K.

IBM gets serious about IoT

IBM aims to drive collaborative innovation with dozens of clients and partners with the opening of its new $200 million global headquarters for its Watson Internet of Things business in Munich, Germany. IBM will work with companies such as Avnet,...

TerraPay launches mobile remittances from Spain to Nigeria

TerraPay, a mobile-first international payment network, is partnering with MoneyTrans, a money transfer company established in Europe and Africa, and Paga, a Nigerian payments and financial services company, to launch cross-border remittances from Spain to mobile wallets in Nigeria. Nigerians...

Survey: Big opportunity for retailers embracing chatbot technology

Retailers have big potential for boosting customer satisfaction and driving better overall customer loyalty if they embrace chatbots and text messaging. That's the finding of a new OpenMarket survey that polled 1,500 mobile users in the U.S. and U.K.

Cayan gives merchants more payments flexibility with new device

Payment technology company Cayan has introduced their new Genius Handheld, a first-of-its-kind, semi-integrated, EMV-enabled mobile payment device in the U.S., according to a press release. Cayan said Genius Handheld enables sales associates to get out from behind the counter and...

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