ETA to Testify Before United States Trade Representative in Opposition to Tariffs on Cash Registers and Point-of-Sale Devices

Washington, D.C. – May 15, 2018 – The following can be attributed to Jason Oxman, Chief Executive Officer of the Electronic Transactions Association, ahead of his testimony on Wednesday at the public hearings at the Office of the United States Trade Representative on the … Continue reading

Amazon, Google, Kount, Bank of America, GrubHub and PayPal Among Presenters at 2018 Mobile Payments Conference in Chicago

Leadership summit to tackle new mobile commerce platforms, services, solutions, and standards that impact every facet of this exploding market Chicago, IL (May 10, 2018) – Mobile Marketing & Technology today introduced its keynote lineup and other confirmed speakers for … 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

ETA Welcomes Elizabeth Ryan of Wells Fargo to Board of Directors

WASHINGTON, DC ? The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the trade association of the global payments technology industry, today announced that Elizabeth (Liz) Ryan, Executive Vice President and Wholesale Merchant Services Segment Executive at Wells Fargo, has joined the ETA Board … Continue reading

Top Payments Industry Awards Presented at Gala Dinner During ETA’s TRANSACT Event

Washington, D.C. – The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the global trade association representing the payments technology world, announced today the finalists for the prestigious annual Star Awards.  ETA will present the awards on Wednesday, May 10, at the Visa President’s … Continue reading

ETA Releases Guidance to Payment Facilitators with Voluntary Industry Best Practices

Guidelines provide tools and best practices for payment facilitators to properly incorporate risk and compliance measures WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2016 — The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the global trade association representing the payments technology world, today released new Payment Facilitator Guidelines … Continue reading

National Merchants Association CEO Heather Petersen to Address Congress on Payments Industry Issues as Part of Electronic Transaction Association’s Capitol Hill Fly-in

Focus on EMV Migration, One Year After the Liability Shift TEMECULA, Calif., Sept. 19, 2016 — National Merchants Association CEO Heather Petersen will address Members of Congress and federal regulators on payments industry issues, with a focus on EMV migration … Continue reading

Updated Guidelines on Merchant and ISO Underwriting and Risk Monitoring Help Prevent Fraudulent Merchants from Accepting Electronic Payments

Washington, D.C. – The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the global trade association representing the payments technology world, today released its updated ETA Guidelines on Merchant and ISO Underwriting and Risk Monitoring.  The Guidelines are voluntary best practices for the acquiring … Continue reading

ETA Announces Visa Keynote for “TRANSACT? 15: Powered by ETA”

Washington, D.C. – The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the global trade association representing the payments technology world, announced today the first keynote speaker for “TRANSACT 15: Powered By ETA,” the industry’s largest event. Ryan McInerney, President of Visa Inc., will deliver industry insights and discuss … Continue reading

ETA Statement Regarding the Recent Decision by CVS and Rite Aid to Block Mobile Payments Services

October 27, 2014 – The decision by CVS and Rite Aid to block mobile payments services like Apple Pay, Google Wallet, and Softcard is anti-consumer and anti-competitive. This decision has nothing to do with convenience, reliability, or security. Rather, published reports indicate … Continue reading