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Visa to Acquire CardinalCommerce for Smoother Authentication

Visa to Acquire CardinalCommerce for Smoother Authentication

by December 1, 2016 at 4:03 pm 1 comment

Visa is set to acquire e-commerce payment authentication company CardinalCommerce, which provides data to card issuers for increased online transparency, it was announced today. “At Visa our goal is really to jumpstart the [e-commerce] industry,” said Mark Nelson, senior vice president of risk and authentication products at Visa. “By partnering withRead More

Payment Breach at Madison Square Garden Attributed to Magstripes

Payment Breach at Madison Square Garden Attributed to Magstripes

by November 30, 2016 at 11:55 am 0 comments

The Madison Square Garden company has notified customers of a breach that took place on its payment processing systems, the perpetrators of which gained access to customer data including names, credit card numbers, and security codes. Adding to the misfortune of the breach is the fact that many of theseRead More

Visa-Alibaba Partnership May Be in the Works as Visa Moves into China

Visa-Alibaba Partnership May Be in the Works as Visa Moves into China

by November 17, 2016 at 4:41 pm 1 comment

When it comes to introducing cashless transactions to new markets across the world, Visa is usually the pioneer. Not so in China, however, according to Visa’s Chief Financial Officer Vasant Prabhu: Normally we go into countries, and we are the ones who are out there, doing the missionary work inRead More

Chain Releases Open Source Code, Partners with Visa

Chain Releases Open Source Code, Partners with Visa

by October 28, 2016 at 1:04 pm 2 comments

It seems as though fintech-ers are more interested in chatbots than blockchain these days, but that doesn’t mean distributed ledger technology has slid out of the spotlight. Blockchain startup Chain  made waves at the recent Money20/20 event when it announced what it’s calling the Chain Core Developer Edition: basically theRead More

DocuSign Introduces Payment at Signing [VIDEO]

DocuSign Introduces Payment at Signing [VIDEO]

by October 20, 2016 at 12:52 pm 0 comments

Electronic signature firm DocuSign has been around since 2003. It allowed parties to contracts to sign from their computers, and later, from mobile devices. But users couldn’t pay at the time of signing — that required following up. Today DocuSign introduced payment at signing, as well as partnerships with Android Pay, AppleRead More

New Visa Developer Videos Show Eagerness To Open APIs to Startups

New Visa Developer Videos Show Eagerness To Open APIs to Startups

by October 10, 2016 at 12:30 pm 1 comment

A new series of videos highlights Visa’s eagerness to open its API platform to FIs and startups. Visa has been releasing videos for the API platform, known as Visa Developer, for several months, but the newest videos feature testimonials from institutions and startups. The platform, which launched in February, is designed to openRead More

ClearXchange Runs the Table by Signing Citigroup

ClearXchange Runs the Table by Signing Citigroup

by September 30, 2016 at 11:01 am 0 comments

ClearXchange has racked up an impressive series of wins in recent months, bringing several major banks live on its realtime payments network. But this week it may have scored its biggest win of all — signing longtime holdout Citigroup. ClearXchange’s client roster already includes the nation’s largest banks: JPMorgan Chase,Read More

MasterCard-PayPal Deal Echoes Visa’s ‘Exclusive’ One

MasterCard-PayPal Deal Echoes Visa’s ‘Exclusive’ One

by September 6, 2016 at 1:48 pm 1 comment

Last month it was announced that Visa had made a deal with PayPal, which gave PayPal access to payments via Visa cards at the point of sale, and today it’s finally clear why MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga was confused about the supposed “exclusivity” of the deal—because there isn’t any (unless itRead More

Visa Europe, BTL Group Partner To Test Blockchain Settlement

Visa Europe, BTL Group Partner To Test Blockchain Settlement

by September 1, 2016 at 12:11 pm 3 comments

It was announced today that Visa Europe Collab, part of Visa Inc, will be partnering with the world’s first publicly listed blockchain company, the BTL Group, in order to test out a proof of concept on running interbank settlements through blockchain. Backed by Visa, which has been exploring the potential applicationsRead More

Visa’s Head of Global Strategic Partnerships To Speak at Israel Event

Visa’s Head of Global Strategic Partnerships To Speak at Israel Event

by August 25, 2016 at 11:50 am 1 comment

Bill Gadja, Visa’s senior vice president of innovation and strategic partnerships, has confirmed that he will attend Bank Innovation Israel to speak about payments. Bank Innovation Israel is the leading fintech event in Startup Nation, as Israel is called.