Alipay and FreedomPay Partner to Provide Seamless Payment Experiences For Chinese Travelers Visiting North America

NEW YORK, March 19, 2018, /PRNewswire/ — Alipay, the world’s leading digital payment platform, operated by Ant Financial Services Group, has partnered with FreedomPay, a global leader in secure commerce technology, to bring a seamless payment experience to the millions of Chinese travelers … Continue reading

The Changing Landscape of Payments Takes Center Stage at TRANSACT

eCommerce, software partnerships, and the role of merchant acquirers make an impact at world’s largest payments event.  April 18, 2018, Las Vegas, N.V. – The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) brought together the payments technology ecosystem for the second day of TRANSACT to … Continue reading

U.S. Unsecured Credit: The Next Bubble To Burst?

Clear warning signs signify that the overall U.S. consumer household debt is once again out of proportion to consumer income, according to new Aite Group report. Boston, April 19, 2018 — Aite Group’s latest report, U.S. Unsecured Credit: The Next Bubble to Burst?, … Continue reading

National Merchants Association Presents ISV, ProAgent 2.0, Continuity Solutions at TRANSACT

TEMECULA, Calif. – April 13, 2018 — National Merchants Association (NMA) will showcase its unique ProAgent 2.0, ISV, continuity and other payments solutions at TRANSACT, the premier annual payments conference hosted by the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) in Las Vegas, … Continue reading

Worldpay Adds Smart Terminal From PAX To Its SmartPay Series™

Worldpay, PAX, and AEVI are revolutionizing the POS experience by providing merchants tailored, value-added solutions on a handheld device  LAS VEGAS, April 17, 2018, /PRNewswire/ — Vantiv, now Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP) announced today at ETA TRANSACT (Booth #410) it is adding the … Continue reading

Ransomware Still A Top Cybersecurity Threat, Warns Verizon 2018 Data Breach Investigations Report

Ransomware attacks double since 2017, and now target business critical systems Ransomware is the more prevalent variety of malicious software, found in 39 percent of malware-related cases.  Human factor continues to be a weakness: financial pretexting and phishing attacks now … Continue reading

ETA Partners with IBIA to Highlight Advances in Biometrics That Are Securing Frictionless Commerce.

March 9, 2018 –  The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) and the Biometrics + Identity Association (IBIA) will bring together the payments technology industry and biometrics industry in the new Biometrics + Identity Zone –Powered IBIA at TRANSACT. The dedicated area will focus … Continue reading