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Cashless trend becoming a crisis debate in UK, US

The rise in mobile payments technology and the related pressure being placed on legacy banking systems is threatening the financial stability of millions of people in the U.K. and the U.S.,...
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Visa, PayActiv partner on mobile access to pre-payday wages

March 7, 2019 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...
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Funding Circle to expand small business lending platform into Canada


March 7, 2019 Funding Circle, the small business lending platform, will enter the Canadian market during the second half of 2019, opening new offices there, according to a company release. The U.K.-based...
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MoviePass to reposition revenue model away from studios

March 6, 2019 MoviePass and MoviePass Films have announced plans to reposition their subscription-based movie ticket platform to shift their business model away from film studios and toward more self-generated revenue, according...
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Credit card debt reached record $870B by end of 2018

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Credit card debt reached record $870B by end of 2018

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Fleetcor Technologies to buy Nvoicepay

March 6, 2019 Fleetcor Technologies Inc., a provider of corporate payment and fuel purchasing solutions, has agreed to buy Nvoicepay Inc., a provider of accounts payable automation technology, according to a...
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Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz stadium first in NFL, MLS to go cashless


March 6, 2019 Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home of the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United, and host of  Super Bowl  LIII last month, announced that it will go cashless, becoming the first stadium in the...
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Rise in mobile shopping, banking forcing shifts in endpoint security

As consumers and businesses increasingly use mobile devices for e-commerce, banking and other payment transactions, experts in the cybersecurity industry are being forced to shift their technology and tactics to better...
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Chime raises $200M in Series D funding to boost valuation to $1.5B


March 5, 2019 Chime, the San Francisco-based mobile bank, has raised $200 million in Series D funding, led by DST Global, according to a company press release. DST, a prior investor...
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USA Technologies faces Nasdaq delisting amid delay in SEC filings

March 5, 2019 USA Technologies Inc., a digital payment and logistics provider for the self-service retail industry, has received notice from Nasdaq Stock Market LLC that it will be delisted as...
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NFC Forum releases specification for QR code alternative


March 5, 2019 The NFC Forum, a body that advocates for the near field communication industry, has issued the NFC Money Transfer Candidate Specification, an alternative to QR code-based payment transactions. NMT...
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Silicon Valley Bank gets approval to expand into Canada

March 4, 2019 Silicon Valley Bank, a lender used by some of the leading technology and life science startups in the U.S., announced that it has obtained approval from Canadian regulators...
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Taboola acquires Celltick unit to expand mobile news monetization


March 4, 2019 Taboola, a New York-based digital content platform, has entered an agreement to buy the Start Division of Celltick, which will expand the platform to a larger number of...
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Discover, ZestFinance partner on AI-based credit scoring

March 4, 2019 Discover Financial Services has entered an agreement with ZestFinance, a developer of underwriting software, to create what they call the world’s biggest platform for AI-based credit scoring according to...
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Kroger division Smith's to stop accepting Visa credit cards


March 1, 2019 Kroger has announced that its Smith's Food & Drug Stores division will no longer accept Visa credit card payments at the chain's 142 stores and 108 gas stations...
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Walmart opens a window to its digital transformation

With technology evolving at a feverish pace, how does the nation's largest retailer adapt? Since its inception, Walmart has distinguished itself as a leader in using technology to optimize operational efficiency...
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Upserve launches mobile POS, workforce tools for restaurants


March 1, 2019 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...
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Beam raises $9M in funding for compliance platform

March 1, 2019 Beam Solutions Inc., a financial compliance platform designed to prevent money laundering and other financial crimes, has raised $9 million in a seed, Series A and debt funding round led...
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