Veriff Partners With Joompay To Instill Trust and Added Identity Verification for Mobile Payments in Europe

Veriff, a global identity verification provider is partnering with Joompay, a social finance app enabling money transfers in Europe. The Joompay app allows people to send and receive money from anyone in an easy and fun way. The app makes opening an account in Europe more straightforward and safer than ever, and with this partnership, Veriff adds an extra layer of safety and security. Veriff verifies the identity of Joompay users to help the company meet the KYC and AML requirements, while also preventing identity…

Fidor Solutions Contracts With SIA To Launch Instant Payments In Germany

Fidor Solutions, a 100 % subsidiary of Sopra Banking Software, has signed a partnership agreement with SIA, a leading European hi-tech company in payment services and infrastructures, controlled by CDP Equity, to launch its new instant payments service in Germany and in other European countries. Thanks to this agreement, Fidor Solutions is able to allow European financial institutions and their customers to send and receive payments in less than 10 seconds for a maximum amount currently set at 100,000 euros per…

VTB and Gazprom Neft Launch Blockchain-Enabled Payments

VTB Bank has implemented a new method of making online payments by connecting to the blockchain platform, Smart Fuel, provided by Gazpromneft-Aero (operator of Gazprom Neft’s aviation refuelling business). The technology has reduced the transaction time from 4-5 days to just a few minutes, while also significantly cutting down on airlines’ costs. With the new payment system, based on smart contracts, airlines can instantly pay for the fuel directly through fully secure financial transactions in real time, 24/7. The…

Shift4 Payments Launches Shift4Shop eCommerce Solution

Shift4 Rebrands Its 3dcart eCommerce Platform and Announces Innovative New Pricing Model Shift4 Payments, a leading provider of payment processing and technology solutions, announced that it is rebranding its eCommerce platform as Shift4Shop. The company also announced an innovative new pricing model that provides its premium eCommerce services at no charge when merchants use the company’s payment processing solution. Marketing Technology News: Cognira Makes Its AI-Powered Promotion Suite Available to All Retailers…

Integral Ad Science Acquires Amino Payments

Further Invests in Ad Verification and Transparency for Programmatic Buying With Total Visibility Integral Ad Science (IAS), the global leader in digital ad verification, announced that it has acquired Amino Payments, a leading provider of programmatic advertising transparency. This acquisition furthers IAS’s commitment to deliver the most comprehensive set of programmatic transparency solutions for marketers, including its popular Total Visibility product which provides insight into digital media quality and corresponding…

Bancard Offers Payments in Local Currency for Amazon Prime Video Customers in Paraguay

Amazon Prime Video is now available to Paraguayan customers with monthly memberships that can be paid in Guaranies through Bancard Bancard announced that they have enabled payment with cards in local currency for all Paraguayan customers who subscribe to Amazon Prime Video. Amazon Prime Video offers an extensive catalog of original series, films, documentaries and, children's content with both subtitles and dubbing in Spanish. Local customers with a Prime Video subscription will now be able to pay in Guaranies through…

Ecwid Announces New Payments Partnerships

Ecwid, a leading global software-as-a-service (SaaS) e-commerce company, revealed that new signups across the European Union grew by 143 percent in the first half of the year and regional transaction volume increased by 150 percent compared to last year. Ecwid also announced partnerships with key European payments providers, including Giropay, SOFORT, iDeal, SEPA, Klarna, and PayPal Plus. Ecwid has seen tremendous growth over the last several months in the region, along with similar growth in North America, fortifying its…

Fast Opens Up Payments Technology to WooCommerce, Enabling One-Click Checkout for Millions of New Online Sellers

Every WooCommerce seller can now offer one-click checkout to their buyers and reduce shopping cart abandonment Fast, the world's fastest online login and checkout experience, announced a major expansion by making its one-click Fast Checkout product available to the four million e-commerce stores on the WooCommerce platform. When Fast Checkout was released in September, the product was made exclusively available to sellers on the BigCommerce platform. With today's move to now include WooCommerce stores, Fast is extending…

Passport Mobile Payments for Parking Coming Soon to Upper Darby, PA

Township's partnership with Passport will allow for contactless, digital parking payments The Township of Upper Darby announces its partnership with Passport, the end-to-end operating system for managing mobile pay parking, parking enforcement, digital permitting and more to cities. The Township will introduce Passport Parking, the mobile application that allows drivers to pay for parking directly from their smartphones. The app will be available to use at over 1,200 parking spaces in Upper Darby beginning in 2021.…

Shift4 Payments Acquires 3dcart Ecommerce Platform

Shift4 Payments, a leading provider of payment processing and technology solutions, has announced the acquisition of 3dcart, a powerful e-commerce platform serving over 14,000 businesses, to deliver a unified commerce solution to the company’s customers. 3dcart is a feature-rich, multinational e-commerce platform serving businesses of all sizes in a wide range of industries. The company provides everything a business needs to build a secure e-commerce website and start selling products or services online. This turnkey…

ActiveCampaign Expands Payments Functionality Via Direct Integrations With Leading Payment Processors, Stripe and PayPal

ActiveCampaign, the leader in Customer Experience Automation (CXA), announced the launch of native integrations with payment processing leaders Stripe and PayPal. These new integrations add to ActiveCampaign's ever-expanding App Ecosystem with over 300+ apps and integrations, empowering customers in the e-commerce, retail, and technology verticals to create more meaningful customer experiences by making their payment processing more powerful and personalized. Businesses can now seamlessly connect their Stripe or PayPal…

Jukin Media Surpasses $25 Million Milestone in Royalty Payments to Everyday Video Creators

The Media Company Paid $1M in Royalty Payments in Q1 2020 as Advertisers and Producers Adjusted to the New Normal Jukin Media, the leader in user-generated entertainment, has reached a new milestone: it has now paid out more than $25M in royalty payments to everyday video creators who have captured something remarkable on camera. As the global pandemic has slowed the entertainment industry to a halt, Jukin has been a go-to resource for producers of TV shows and commercials as user-generated content (UGC) can be used to…

Billtrust Enhances its Robust B2B Payments Solution

New Pay on Email Solution Revolutionizes Billing, Preserves Cash Flow Amidst Pandemic and Enables Remote Workforces As the global pandemic continues, maintaining and accelerating cash flow by making it easy for customers to pay is crucial to every business. Designed to complement their comprehensive order-to-cash suite, Billtrust, the leader in B2B order-to-cash solutions, has enhanced its robust Payments platform with powerful tools which revolutionize email billing, rapidly enable expanded digital payment acceptance,…

Payments Veteran Amy Porter Appointed to Paytronix Board

Paytronix Systems Inc., the developer of the most advanced digital guest experience platform, announced that Amy Porter, Founder and Executive Chairman of Affinipay, a leading payments technology platform, has been appointed to the its Board of Directors. Porter joins the board as Paytronix rolls out innovations in loyalty, order and delivery and stored value, aimed at helping the nation's restaurant and convenience store brands find the additional value hidden within their own customer relationships. Porter founded…

2Checkout Wins Best Payments Solution in the 2020 CODiE Awards

The company’s Avangate Monetization Platform earns prestigious industry recognition for the eleventh year in a row 2Checkout, the leading all-in-one monetization platform for global businesses, announced that it has been named winner in the Best Payments Solution category in the 2020 SIIA CODiE Awards for the third year in a row. Over the past eleven years, 2Checkout and its best-in-class solutions for digital commerce have been recognized as a winner and/or finalist several times, for the categories Best eCommerce, Best…

Gladly Launches Payments to Provide Radically Personal Customer Service, Turns Contact Centers into Revenue Generator

Crate and Barrel is first to deploy Payments to agents Gladly, the company that makes customer service Radically Personal, introduced Payments for messaging channels. National furniture retailer Crate and Barrel is the first Gladly customer to leverage Payments to generate revenue from the call center. According to The Temkin Group, a moderate improvement in customer experience will increase revenue by an average of $823 million over three years for a company with $1 billion in annual revenue. With Payments, Gladly…

BlueSnap Integrates with Splitit to Improve the Merchant and Customer Experience on Installment Payments

All-in-One Payment Platform's Partnership with Installment Payment Technology Leader Will Automate Processes, Accelerate Growth BlueSnap, an All-in-One Payment Platform listed in the Inc. 5000, announced its integration with Splitit in a partnership that will improve the merchant and customer experience on installment payment transactions. Splitit Payments Ltd offers no-fee installment payments on credit card purchases, allowing consumers to break payments into smaller increments. BlueSnap provides everything…

Barclaycard Payments Partners With Kount to Deliver Industry-Leading Fraud Prevention and Prepare Businesses for Strong Customer…

Kount’s advanced fraud prevention uses adaptive AI and machine learning combined with the Identity Trust Global Network to protect businesses from chargebacks and false positives The real-time fraud screening and risk analysis also helps businesses better prepare for SCA by allowing them to take advantage of ‘TRA’ exemptions Barclaycard Payments, which processes almost 40 per cent of card transactions in the UK, has announced a new partnership with leading fraud prevention provider Kount to give Barclays Transact…

Comscore Finds Increased Global Utilization of Mobile Payments in Digital Commerce

The latest research from Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, transacting and evaluating media across platforms, shows that as worldwide audiences continue to shift toward engaging more with mobile and multi-platform devices, mobile commerce (m-commerce) is gaining an increasing share of digital commerce. In the 2020 “Global Mobile Payments Outlook” whitepaper, Comscore examines the state of online mobile payments around the world to understand how the landscape is changing for payment networks, digital wallets,…

8×8 Selects GoCardless to Manage Recurring Payments Across Its Growing Global Business

GoCardless, the leading fintech for recurring payments announces that 8x8, a leading integrated cloud communications platform provider, is using GoCardless to provide direct debit as a payment method to its customers worldwide. The company joins a growing number of SaaS businesses choosing GoCardless to power their global payments. 8x8 was looking to transition its direct debit offering to an online solution that would manage payments across multiple bank debit schemes and countries, to increase their visibility within…