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09.05.17

Crealogix Bolsters Digital Banking with AI Tech Buy

Swiss digital banking company Crealogix has bolstered its artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities with the acquisition of new technology from Koemei.

09.01.17

How Does Your Prepaid Card Rank?

Two reports ranking U.S. consumer prepaid cards were released in August. Find out which cards made the lists and why.

08.31.17

ShopKeep Expands into SMB Lending

ShopKeep doesn’t just want to help small businesses accept payments, it wants to help them grow with a new merchant cash advance service. 

08.29.17

McDonald’s Taps Capgemini for Digital Push; Burger King Unveils Whoppercoin in Russia

Do you want fries with that? France-based Capgemini is likely to hear that phrase a lot more now that it’s signed a multiyear IT strategic provider agreement with McDonald’s Corp. Meanwhile, Burger King Russia is jumping on the cryptocurrrency bandwagon.

08.28.17

Blockchain Roundup: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Nations, platforms and some bad news in our latest blockchain and bitcoin roundup. Find out more about the SEC’S suspension of First Bitcoin Capital Corp., an initial coin offering for cryptocurrency exchange platform KyberNetwork and more.

08.25.17

Top 5 Best Challenger Banks: Varo Money

“There’s a reason that the bank of the future hasn’t been created yet—it’s extremely difficult,” says Top 5 Best Challenger Bank Varo Money. See if you think they’ve got what it takes to rise to the challenge.

08.25.17

Square Opens Manhattan Store

Mobile POS pioneer Square is venturing into new territory with its own brick-and-mortar store in Manhattan.

08.22.17

Get Smart: BofAML Brings AI to Accounts Receivable

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is launching a new solution—Intelligent Receivables—that uses artificial intelligence (AI) and other software to help companies “vastly improve” their straight-through reconciliation of incoming payments to help them post their receivables faster.

08.21.17

Fiserv Buys Dovetail for Real-Time Payments Push

Fiserv has acquired payments software vendor Dovetail as it pushes deeper into the payments infrastructure sector and real-time payments. Financial terms were not disclosed.

08.15.17

India Payments Roundup: Paytm, Amazon and Flipkart

The battle for e-commerce and payments domination is on in India. Paytm, an e-payment/e-commerce brand and payments bank, is bringing the QR code scanning habit to the Indian masses, while rival Flipkart has raised $2.5 billion from Japan’s SoftBank and Amazon has launched its digital wallet.