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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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FSS Voice Commerce

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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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Socure raises $30M in Series C funds to expand fraud prevention

Feb. 28, 2019 Socure, a firm that specializes in AI-based identity verification and fraud prevention, has raised $30 million in Series C funding led by Scale Venture Partners, according to a...
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Wearables forge new payment partnerships, see strong demand

Wearables forge new payment partnerships, see strong demand

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Feb. 28, 2019 | by David Jones Consumer demand for smartwatches and other payment-enabled wearables is continuing to increase as traditional watch companies are working with mobile technology developers to expand...
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Western Union sells Speedpay to ACI Worldwide for $750M in cash

Feb. 28, 2019 ACI Worldwide is buying Speedpay, a U.S. bill payment service, from Western Union for $750 million in cash, according to separate announcements from the companies. Speedpay allows consumers to...
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Figure Technologies raises $65M in Series B funds to expand home equity, blockchain solutions

Feb. 28, 2019 Figure Technologies Inc., a San Francisco-based home equity and blockchain firm,  said it raised $65 million in Series B funding led by RPM Ventures and partners at DST...
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The Future of Fintech Video Series: NTT Data

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The Future of Fintech Video Series: Blacture

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Aftonbladet & Fortumo case study: direct carrier billing for digital publishers

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Aftonbladet & Fortumo case study: direct carrier billing for digital publishers
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Sponsored by: Publication Type: Case Study Published / Updated: Feb. 27, 2019 This case study looks at how Aftonbladet (part of Schibsted Media Group ) uses telco solutions for subscriber and...
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