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EVRY wins contract to provide payment services for four banks
By BBR Staff Writer
Norwegian information technology firm EVRY has secured a contract worth about NOK1.2bn ($161m) to provide payment services for four banks.
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Westpac Banking to quit $425bn global remittance business
By BBR Staff Writer
Australia's Westpac Banking has agreed to quit from the $425bn global remittance business and close remitters' accounts after 31 March 2015.
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Global Payments, BPI to offer payment services in Philippines
By BBR Staff Writer
Payments solutions provider Global Payments and Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) have signed an agreement to form a joint venture to provide merchant acquiring and payment services in the Philippines.
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Bank of China to launch Western Union Money Transfer services at branches
By BBR Staff Writer
Bank of China is all set to roll out Western Union Money Transfer services at its branches and sub-branches throughout mainland China from January 2015.
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Ukash joins forces with WH Smith
By BBR Staff Writer
Online cash payment provider Ukash is partnering with UK retailer, WHSmith, to give consumers the ability to buy Ukash vouchers from 470 of its high street stores across the UK.
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Scotiabank to launch Bank In Your Currency service at Mexico ATMs
By BBR Staff Writer
Scotiabank Inverlat has signed a strategic agreement with Planet Payment to improve the efficiency and profitability of the Scotiabank Mexico ATM network and provide a better service to international MasterCard cardholders.
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National Australia Bank moves to resolve late payment fees class action
By BBR Staff Writer
National Australia Bank (NAB) has filed an application in the Federal Court seeking approval to open and close the class action brought against it over late payment fees.
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Digital River announces agreement to be acquired by Investor Group
By BBR Staff Writer
Digital River, a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions, announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by an investor group led by Siris Capital Group, in a transaction valued at approximately $840m.
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3PEA integrates PaySign Connect with Haemonetics's Donor Management System
By BBR Staff Writer
3PEA International, a vertically integrated provider of innovative prepaid card programs and processing services for corporate, consumer and government applications, today announced that 3PEA and Haemonetics have entered into an agreement whereby 3PEA International will integrate its PaySign Connect prepaid debit card solution with Haemonetics’ Donor Management System.
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Bank of England begins probe on RTGS technical glitch
By BBR Staff Writer
The Bank of England (BoE) governor Mark Carney is investigating the failure of Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS), an automated system that banks use to transfer money to accounts.
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First Data transaction technology supports Apple Pay
By BBR Staff Writer
When Apple Pay launches today, financial institutions participating in Apple Pay can use First Data, the global leader in payment technology and services solutions, to create secure tokens and provision credit cards on the Apple Pay service.
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Bitnet Technologies, Bitcoin Payment raise $14.5m in Series A Funding
By BBR Staff Writer
Bitnet Technologies, which provides a digital commerce platform designed to enable enterprise-scale merchants to accept bitcoin payments, today announced it has closed a $14.5 million Series A funding round led by Highland Capital Partners.
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Payvision chooses ControlScan as payment security and compliance partner
By BBR Staff Writer
ControlScan and Payvision have formally launched a partnership to help payment service providers, independent sales organizations and their merchants efficiently yet thoroughly achieve and maintain cardholder data security as outlined in the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).
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Groupe BPCE allows customers in France to transfer money through tweets
By BBR Staff Writer
French bank Groupe BPCE has partnered with Twitter to allow money transfers through tweets in France.
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CaixaBank to use Gemalto NFC payment technology in Spain
By BBR Staff Writer
Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, is supplying its Optelio Contactless MiniTag to CaixaBank, Spain's most innovative financial services provider, for their commercial launch of contactless EMV payment wristbands.
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