T-Mobile Gets Into Banking

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No comment 19.04.19

Mastercard moves into POS financing with Vyze acquisition

Finextra Mastercard is moving into the POS financing space with the acquisition of installment payments platform Vyze.Vyze connects merchants with multiple lenders, allowing them to offer their customers a wide range of credit options online »

No comment 16.04.19

Amid Backlash, Amazon Go Stores to Accept Cash

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No comment 12.04.19

Amazon Go stores are reportedly set to start accepting cash

USA Today After facing increased external pressure, it looks like Amazon’s cashless stores will no longer be cashless. CNBC reports that in an internal meeting in March, an Amazon executive told employees that the company »

No comment 10.04.19

Webinar – Meeting The Expectations Of Small Merchants

Join TSG’s Market Intelligence team as they educate the merchant acquiring community on the importance of understanding how operations and processes impact the merchant sales and onboarding process. Register today for this complimentary webinar. Webinar »

No comment 08.04.19

Toast Hits $2.7B Valuation

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No comment 05.04.19

TSG Top 300: Insights Learned by Analyzing 300+ U.S. Merchant Acquirers

TSG recently released its Top 300: Directory of U.S. Merchant Acquirers, a report that details key business statistics on over 300 of the nation’s payment processing players. Collectively, the entities in this directory are estimated »

No comment 02.04.19

Toast raises $250M in Series E funds for $2.7B valuation

Mobile Payments Today Toast, a digital restaurant management platform, has raised $250 million in Series E funding led by TCV and Tiger Global Management, providing a valuation of $2.7 billion, according to a company release. »

No comment 01.04.19

Apple Wants to Take on the Credit Card Industry

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Now Available: TSG Top 300 – Directory of U.S. Merchant Acquirers

TSG has released the newest edition of the Directory of U.S. Merchant Acquirers. This is the most comprehensive report available on U.S. merchant acquirers, featuring over 8,000 data points on 300+ companies; covering national leaders »

No comment 28.03.19

Priority Blames Mastercard For $19.5M Hit

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No comment 22.03.19

Amazon Pay inks Worldpay integration as it branches out in the wider world of e-commerce

TechCrunch Amazon  rules the roost when it comes to e-commerce marketplaces in countries like the U.S., but today it’s announcing a deal that it hopes will be a start to its plan to have that same »

No comment 20.03.19

The Strawhecker Group Announces Payment Gateway Winners for Annual ‘Developer/API Awards’

The Strawhecker Group (TSG) is pleased to announce its payment gateway winners for its annual ‘Developer/API Awards’. Read the press release. Powered by TSG’s Gateway Enterprise Metrics (GEM) platform*, the firm is recognizing the following »

No comment 19.03.19

TSG in Digital Transactions: Merger Mania Probably Isn’t Over, Analysts Say

Close observers of the payment-processing industry predicted Fiserv Inc. would start a merger wave when it announced its $22 billion deal to acquire First Data Corp. in January. That prophecy seems to have come true »

No comment 18.03.19

FIS to Buy Worldpay, an E-Commerce Payments Processor, for $34 Billion

The New York Times The financial technology provider Fidelity National Information Services agreed on Monday to buy Worldpay for about $34 billion, in a bid to become a powerhouse in the global payments sector. The deal is »

U.S. Considers Sanctions to Restrict Visa/Mastercard in Venezuela

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No comment 15.03.19

Mastercard to buy Ethoca to reduce fraud in digital commerce

Finextra Mastercard continues its spending spree, agreeing to buy Ethoca, a firm that helps merchants and card issuers collaborate in real-time to identify and resolve fraud in digital commerce. Financial terms were not disclosed.The move »

No comment 13.03.19

Dorsey Spends $10K a Week on Bitcoin

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No comment 08.03.19

Visa, PayActiv partner on mobile access to pre-payday wages

Mobile Payments Today Visa has launched a program with PayActiv to provide early access to earned wages through the Visa Direct push payments platform, according to a company press release. The program allows participating companies »

No comment 07.03.19

Upserve launches mobile POS, workforce tools for restaurants

Mobile Payments Today Upserve, a Providence, Rhode Island-based restaurant management platform, has launched a mobile point-of-sale tool for table-side checkout, and a new tool to help manage employees. The Tableside mobile POS device allows restaurants to »

No comment 04.03.19