NRF NAMES NEW CHAIRMAN

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The National Retail Federation has elected Macy’s Executive Chairman Terry Lundgren as chairman of the NRF Board of Directors. Lundgren replaces former HSNi CEO Mindy Grossman , who resigned from the...
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Sephora Debuts New Digitally Infused Store Format

Sephora's new NYC flagship is its biggest store yet.
Sephora makes a big bet on technology to provide the kind of disruptive retail experience that will drive sustained growth. Inside the beauty oasis that is Sephora in Midtown Manhattan,...
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The Weekly 5: What Happened in Retail with Walmart, Amazon, Target

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The retail world is moving faster than most can keep up. RIS News briefs you on the latest news in retail so you'll be able to chime in at the...
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Dash digital currency approved for use in Apple App Store

Dash, the world’s leading digital currency for payments, has officially been accepted by Apple as an approved cryptocurrency on the App Store. Following a comprehensive appeal, the world’s largest company...
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FCA issues warning on misleading currency converter tools

The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is again warning banks and other firms that provide currency conversion services that they face penalties for online converter tools which mislead customers on...
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Payments software firm Episode Six targets Japan

Next generation payments software technology provider, Episode Six, today announced it is opening an office in Tokyo to meet the growing demand for fintech solutions in Japan and the Asian...
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REDUCING FRAUD WITH TOKENIZED PAYMENTS

Among the obvious advantages of chip and PIN and contactless payments via EMV*, major weaknesses have led to the banking industry suffering serious fraud. One of these weaknesses is the...
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Can IBM Protect All Data, All the Time?

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Can IBM's data encryption breakthrough make it possible to protect all data/all the time for entire cloud services, applications and data bases in one click? A recent study found that...
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Bank of America brings business loans to the mobile

Bank of America today announced enhancements to its mobile app experience that add on-the-go convenience to small business banking and lending. With the suite of updates, Bank of America small...
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Diebold turns in Q2 loss

Diebold Nixdorf today reported its second quarter 2017 financial results. • GAAP revenue of $1.1 billion • GAAP EPS from continuing operations was a loss of $0.41, or earnings of...
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2Checkout adds WeChat Pay support

2Checkout (formerly Avangate), a leader in eCommerce, payments and subscription billing solutions, announces that it expands its support in Asia Pacific through WeChat Pay, a leading mobile payment method boasting...
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High-tech and high-touch the sweet spot for banking

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TfL makes it easier to top up Oyster cards while on the go

Getting around London is set to become even more convenient after a range of improvements to London's Oyster ticketing system were introduced. Passengers who top up their pay as you...
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Bank of England comes good on promise to provide non-banks with direct access to RTGS

The Bank of England has extended direct access to RTGS accounts to non-bank payment service providers as part of a wide-ranging effort to inject more competition and innovation into the...
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TGI Fridays first in UK to implement 'bar tab' from Mastercard and Oracle

Today TGI Fridays, Oracle and Mastercard announced the launch of Bar Tab at their Leicester Square location. Bar Tab is a new function within Mastercard’s Qkr! payment app that allows...
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Pri-Num migrate mobile wallet to Visa Toekn Service

Today, Pri-Num Ltd., an award-winning United Kingdom-based digital transactions and mobile wallet platform provider, confirmed that it has now successfully migrated VTB Mobile Pay solution to Visa Token Service (VTS)....
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Insurers must digitalise – or become obsolete

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OCBC Bank's Open Vault paves the way for startup pilots

Singapore's OCBC Bank has partnered with two graduates from its startup accelerator programme to apply artificial intelligence technology to counter money laundering. The two companies - BlackSwan Technologies and Silent...
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UK Government to ban "rip off" card surcharges

The UK Government is to outlaw card surchages applied by retailers and e-commerce operators that penalise customers who choose to pay by debit and credit cards. The Government has unveiled...
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Global instant payments world a matter of time

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