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ACH payments have long been seen as the most efficient and cost-effective way to pay vendors. However, hidden costs and excessive amounts of manual labor mean ACH cannot scale to automate all of your payments.
2C2P, a payments solutions provider, announced it has secured $7 million after closing a highly anticipated Series C.
Large hospitals in Beijing are allowing customers to settle their bills through Alipay.
Starbucks’ mobile payments play is growing at a staggering rate.
ACI Worldwide and Ovum have released a report detailing the sentiments of payments industry executives.
The Chinese market for bank card clearing is about to get a lot more open, and leading US payment companies may find great opportunities there.
Based on data from the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI), the country’s digital payments space is expected to increase by 40 percent.
While Uber faces pushback from authorities domestic and abroad, cities like Bangkok are partnering to bring Uber-like features to their taxis.
Robocoin’s Romit solution aims to make sending and receiving cash easier and cheaper with bitcoin.
China UnionPay will no longer hold a monopoly on electronic payments in China.
Bankymoon, a South African bitcoin startup, is working on an application that would allow individuals to pay for utility bills using digital currency.
GlobalPlatform, the association that standardizes the management of applications on secure chip technology, recently announced the launch of a dedicated Identity Task Force.
Apple is stepping up its lobbying efforts in the United States, with a good chunk of focus on the mobile payments front.
Bluefin and Paydunk are teaming up for fast and secure mobile checkouts.