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Friday, 09 June 2017

JCB strikes Europe acquiring deal
Partnership with e-commerce specialist Read more ...

 
     

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Norway Payments Market Report

Norway’s mobile payments market is accelerating fast, but still somewhat behind its Nordic neighbours in terms of development.

DNB’s Vipps and Danske Bank’s MobilePay are the two main competing m-payment offerings in Norway, but a “bridge” is needed to link the Nordic schemes and fight international competition, according to the head of MobilePay Norway.
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Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringThursday, 16 February 2017

MPE Awards: Double security triumph for PSP
Ratepay founder wins Personality prize Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringThursday, 16 February 2017

MPE Report: Payments and retail face massive disruption
AmazonGo challenges existing retail processes, leaving merchants and acquirers to catch up
Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringMonday, 16 January 2017

German banks sell payments operation
Business has 40% of national acquiring market Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringMonday, 09 January 2017

German card acquirer close to being sold
Private equity buyer arranges Eur700m acquisition Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringMonday, 12 December 2016

JCB starts Singapore acquiring partnership
Move follows similar deals in Indonesia and Malaysia Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringFriday, 03 June 2016

Alipay partners with German acquirer
Payments and marketing link-up targets Chinese tourists Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringTuesday, 08 March 2016

Acquiring M&As: Four acquisitions announced in last quarter
Companies confident 2016 will see further expansion Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringMonday, 07 March 2016

Acquiring awards demonstrate achievements in connectivity

The Merchants Payment Ecosystem Awards (MPE) recognise the outstanding role of card acquirers, processors, PSPs and solution providers. Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringThursday, 28 January 2016

TSYS buys acquirer for US$2.35bn
Move increases omnichannel capabilities Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringFriday, 06 November 2015

Worldline and Equens merge processing businesses
Consolidation in European processing sector Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringWednesday, 14 October 2015

Worldpay announces offer price
Company lists on FTSE 100 in huge fintech IPO Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringFriday, 18 September 2015

Worldpay IPO: What does this say about the state of payments acquiring?
So Ingenico and Wirecard have failed in their bid to buy what is being valued at a US$6bn company, and Worldpay is to make a public stock exchange offering. Not a bad valuation for a company that started in 1989 and which founder Nick Ogden said he "sold to RBS for not enough money" in 2002. So what does this say about the state of payments acquiring? Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringThursday, 19 March 2015

Canadian government selects payment acquirer
Agreement covers payments at 38 departments and agencies Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringWednesday, 15 October 2014

iPad POS provider closes US$10m funding round
German bank-owned ConCardis remains main strategic investor
Apple iPad point-of-sale provider orderbird this week announced it has successfully raised $10 million in series B funding. Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringWednesday, 15 October 2014

Worldline starts Amex acquiring deal
Acceptance of merchants onto network in Belgium Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringThursday, 16 February 2017

MPE Awards: Double security triumph for PSP
Ratepay founder wins Personality prize Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringThursday, 16 February 2017

MPE Report: Payments and retail face massive disruption
AmazonGo challenges existing retail processes, leaving merchants and acquirers to catch up
Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringMonday, 16 January 2017

German banks sell payments operation
Business has 40% of national acquiring market Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringMonday, 09 January 2017

German card acquirer close to being sold
Private equity buyer arranges Eur700m acquisition Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringMonday, 12 December 2016

JCB starts Singapore acquiring partnership
Move follows similar deals in Indonesia and Malaysia Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringFriday, 03 June 2016

Alipay partners with German acquirer
Payments and marketing link-up targets Chinese tourists Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringTuesday, 08 March 2016

Acquiring M&As: Four acquisitions announced in last quarter
Companies confident 2016 will see further expansion Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringMonday, 07 March 2016

Acquiring awards demonstrate achievements in connectivity

The Merchants Payment Ecosystem Awards (MPE) recognise the outstanding role of card acquirers, processors, PSPs and solution providers. Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringThursday, 28 January 2016

TSYS buys acquirer for US$2.35bn
Move increases omnichannel capabilities Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringFriday, 06 November 2015

Worldline and Equens merge processing businesses
Consolidation in European processing sector Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringWednesday, 14 October 2015

Worldpay announces offer price
Company lists on FTSE 100 in huge fintech IPO Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringFriday, 18 September 2015

Worldpay IPO: What does this say about the state of payments acquiring?
So Ingenico and Wirecard have failed in their bid to buy what is being valued at a US$6bn company, and Worldpay is to make a public stock exchange offering. Not a bad valuation for a company that started in 1989 and which founder Nick Ogden said he "sold to RBS for not enough money" in 2002. So what does this say about the state of payments acquiring? Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringThursday, 19 March 2015

Canadian government selects payment acquirer
Agreement covers payments at 38 departments and agencies Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringWednesday, 15 October 2014

iPad POS provider closes US$10m funding round
German bank-owned ConCardis remains main strategic investor
Apple iPad point-of-sale provider orderbird this week announced it has successfully raised $10 million in series B funding. Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringWednesday, 15 October 2014

Worldline starts Amex acquiring deal
Acceptance of merchants onto network in Belgium Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringFriday, 03 October 2014

Europe processing network links with JCB
Gateway enables merchant acquirers in region can link to JCB network Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringFriday, 26 September 2014

Credorax gets Japan licence
Acquirer will be able to process non-Japanese transactions domestically Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringFriday, 19 September 2014

Merchant acquiring service launches in Belgium
Offering pitched as alternative to Bancontact/Mister Cash Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringTuesday, 24 June 2014

JCB partners with Colombian acquirer
Cards to be accepted at 200,000 merchants Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringThursday, 29 May 2014

Nordic Capital buys card acquiring firm
Acquisition from Swedish banking group Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - AcquiringFriday, 09 May 2014

Exclusive: Worldline targets more processing acquisitions
Company plans to continue consolidator role using its shares as acquisition currency post IPO Read more ...

 
     
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