Payment systems

Mastercard ‘preying on millions,’ says $17 billion fee lawsuit

A movement by countries around the globe to embrace a cashless future is resulting in plastic payments (think credit and debit cards) to erode cash’s market share. (more…)

Analytics, Cashless, Fintech news, Marketing Report, Payment systems

January 20, 2017



Fintech Trending: Blockchain Building Blocks for 2017

By David Penn for Finovate

What blockchain trends from 2016 are worth watching for follow-through in 2017? Here are five blockchain players to keep an eye on as the new year begins.


Banks, Blockchain, Fintech news, Payment systems

January 13, 2017



Malaysia’s CIMB Bank using Mastercard’s tech for digital wallet

By Kate Fitzgerald for Payments Source

Malaysia-based CIMB has launched a digital wallet through an integration with Mastercard’s Digital Enablement Service that supports mobile payments on Android handsets. (more…)

Banks, Fintech news, Malaysia, Payment systems

December 26, 2016

Fed’s debit pressure on Visa a welcome move for competition

By Lyle Beckwith for PaymentsSource

The Federal Reserve and Federal Trade Commission recently proved there is a cop on the beat ensuring that the debit reforms passed by Congress are followed. (more…)

Fintech news, Government activities, Payment systems, POS/mPOS and online acquiring

December 23, 2016



Visa to run fintech bootcamp for African startups

By Finextra

Visa is collaborating with Hong Kong-based VC firm and incubator Nest to run a four-day fintech bootcamp in Nairobi for innovative startups in Africa. (more…)

About, Fintech news, Payment systems

December 8, 2016



American Express brings its mobile wallet to Canada

By David Heun for PaymentsSource

American Express has added a new mobile payment service to the growing list of “Pays” available to consumers in Canada. (more…)

eWallets, Fintech news, Mobile payments/banking, Payment systems

December 6, 2016