Mobetize to Enable MNOs to Offer Low-Cost Remittance Services

May 31, 2015    By : Shubha

Mobetize Corp. is targeting customers of Western Union, MoneyGram and other money transmitter operators (MTOs) by enabling mobile and telecom operators to now offer an alternative low-cost money remittance service. Mobetize has completed its contracts, technology integrations and compliance globally

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Yandex Report Highlights Popular Payment Acceptance Methods in Russia

May 31, 2015    By : Kate

The Russian search gaint Yandex has undertaken research of the payment solutions and methods used for accepting payments by Russian online stores. The analysts carried out the research among 86,000 sites providing online payments for Internet users. Apparently, about a

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Around The Coin – Recap of The Last 25 Episodes

May 31, 2015    By : LTP Team

  In this recap episode, Mike, Brian and Faisal talk about how Around the Coin was born and provide a summary of the first 25 episodes since the podcast was launched based on a Quora discussion. Enjoy some personal insights

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Spire Payments chosen by Knet as a key supplier of POS solutions

May 30, 2015    By : Kate

Knet, the provider of electronic banking services to all Kuwaiti banks, has today announced the selection of Spire Payments as a key supplier of end-to-end payment solutions. This significant statement made at Cards and Payments Middle East 2015 will ultimately

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Sign2Pay- An Innovator in the Mobile Commerce Checkout Space

May 30, 2015    By : Shubha

This year’s Innovation Award winner at the Merchant Payment Ecosystem Conference (MPE), Sign2Pay, allows people to buy online in the most secure way possible by authenticating payments on touchscreen devices with their signatures. Sign2Pay won this year’s Innovation Award at

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What is Android Pay and a Comprehensive Analysis of all its Facets

May 29, 2015    By : Amit

On Level 2, session room 1 at Google I/O, at 3:00 PM yesterday, Google unveiled details of its new payments platform “Android Pay”. It meant that the U.S. mobile payments market (and global) started looking more competitive, and perhaps better

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In the Meantime, Apple Pay Gets Closer to 2.0

May 29, 2015    By : Shubha

On February 28th this year, we wrote about how Apple Pay 2.0 can bring the value. We had come across some exclusive patent information and through our own sources, we had predicted that Apple Pay would bring attractive prospects such

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In the US, Credit Cards Are Not Doing that Bad Compared to Debit Cards

May 29, 2015    By : Shubha

Credit cards have still not lost their significance in the US. The new revolution in the payments technology space—like Apple Pay, digital wallets, mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) and other contactless payments methods—has however increased the convenience of people using cards in

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Ripple Technology to Power Money Transfers Among Commonwealth Bank’s Subsidiaries

May 29, 2015    By : Kate

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) is poised to adopt Ripple technology to enable money transfers among its subsidiaries. Ripple technology basically involves a peer-to-peer distributed payments network that supports cryptocurrency besides traditional currencies. The Ripple network has been developed

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MyECheck Partners with Avidia Bank to Provide Mobile and Web Payment Services

May 29, 2015    By : Kate

MyECheck, Inc., a leading player in electronic check solutions for online and mobile payments, has entered a partnership with Avidia Bank who will provide banking services to MyECheck and its customers in support of MyECheck’s new mobile commerce platform. The

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