Tag: digital payments

Capital, Finance Tech

Cantaloupe pays $41M to acquire Three Square Market

December 5, 2022

Via: Payments Dive

Cantaloupe provides digital payments and related software for self-service commerce, including all types of vending machines. The acquisition of 32M comes just months after Cantaloupe promoted its former chief operating officer, Ravi Venkatesan, to the CEO post in October, following […]

Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

Stripe sees growth slowing this year after pandemic e-commerce boon

April 12, 2022

Via: Payments Dive

While the payments super-unicorn Stripe expects growth this year, it won’t be as strong as last year when the company benefited from an e-commerce surge spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an annual letter from its cofounders, Patrick and […]

Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

Discover backs card-free payments

February 16, 2022

Via: Payments Dive

A fintech that facilitates ACH payments is leveraging Discover Financial Services’ network to get more consumers on board with paying merchants directly from their checking accounts. Teaming up with Discover, Atlanta-based digital payments infrastructure platform Buy It Mobility (BIM) Networks […]

Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

Visa CEO: COVID caused permanent shift to digital payments

December 1, 2021

Via: ABC News

Al Kelly believes there has been a permanent shift in how consumers worldwide pay for goods and services. His 91-year-old parents are a prime example. The CEO of payments processing giant Visa recently visited his mother just after she’d finished […]

Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

Payments heads toward record venture funding year: CB Insights

November 5, 2021

Via: Payments Dive

Digital payments companies have been transforming the financial industry in recent years as companies and consumers sought easier, faster payment methods. The COVID-19 pandemic supercharged the trend as companies and consumers increased their use of such tools from home offices […]


6 Emerging Trends in Finance

June 29, 2021

Via: Diana Beverly Ross

An unprecedented year has left its mark on industries across the world. And accounting and finance professionals are no exception to these changes, but they are ready to meet new challenges in the years to come. Trends and opportunities have […]

Financial Services, Industries

Mastercard pledges $500 million to promote financial inclusion in Black communities

September 17, 2020

Via: Fortune

Mastercard is committing $500 million toward a series of initiatives meant to increase financial inclusion among Black communities and close the racial wealth and opportunity gap in the U.S., the digital payments giant announced today. Mastercard’s investment, to be made […]

Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

Mastercard’s plan to connect 1 billion more people and 50 million small businesses to digital economy by 2025

April 28, 2020


Small businesses and individuals having a hard time entering the digital economy are getting a boost from Mastercard as the need to receive funds electronically and make digital and contactless payments has been underscored by the COVID-19 pandemic. The payment […]


WhatsApp Payments to be widely available only after it meets all norms: NPCI

February 19, 2018

Via: TechRadar

The digital payments battle is heating up in India and the latest to join the fray is WhatsApp, the global instant messaging behemoth. Understandably, the entry of such a big player in a field like digital payments is going to […]

Finance Tech, Mobile Banking & Payments

PayPal Profits Match Estimates Amid Strong Revenue, Increased Market Share

October 21, 2016

Via: TheStreet

PayPal  (PYPL)  posted quarterly profits that matched analysts’ estimates as CEO Dan Schulman expanded the company’s market share by offering customers more payment options through partnerships like its deals with rivals Visa (V)  andMasterCard (MA). Adjusted earnings were 35 cents a share for the […]