Tag Archives: USA

Visa Enables More Cash-Free Moments in Minneapolis: Local Merchants and U.S. Bank Stadium Receive Point-of-Sale Upgrades

By | February 2, 2018

Visa teams up with Minneapolis native Larry Fitzgerald & AP Rookie of the Year Nominee Christian McCaffrey to provide select merchants and fans a fast, secure payment experience MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Visa (NYSE: V) today announced that it upgraded the point-of-sale (POS) terminals of select Minneapolis-based small businesses, helping create quicker, easier and more seamless payment experiences for their… Read More »

Mountain America Credit Union Becomes the First Financial Institution in USA to Trial Biometric Payment Cards

By | January 31, 2018

Mountain America Credit Union has recently announced to have partnered with VISA for the first North American trial of EMV Biometric Payment Cards. The trial, which is expected to begin late February, will be conducted among 130 key Mountain America and VISA US employees and will last for about 45 days. Mountain America will use dual interface EMV Biometric… Read More »

US Payments Forum Winter 2018 Market Snapshot: EMV Enablement Growth in New Markets, Predictions for Contactless Payments in Transit, Prioritizing Online Transaction Security

By | January 29, 2018

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., Jan. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The U.S. Payments Forum today released its winter 2018 market snapshot, providing updates on the status of the U.S. EMV chip migration and contactless payments, 2018 priorities to address technologies for securing online transactions, and recently-released resources for the payments industry. State of the Market: EMV Enablement Growth in Retail Petroleum and… Read More »

Fingerprints Collaborates on Biometric Payment Card Market Trial in the USA

By | January 15, 2018

Stockholm, Sweden, 2018/01/15 – World leading biometrics company Fingerprint Cards (Fingerprints™) is proud to collaborate with Visa on the first market trial of dual-interface biometric payment cards in the USA, together with Mountain America Credit Union – Visa.com / Fingerprints.com. Fingerprints today announced that its touch sensor is being used in the first US-based pilot of a new dual-interface… Read More »

Precise BioMatch Embedded deployed in biometric payment card market trial in the USA

By | January 15, 2018

Precise Biometrics’ algorithm solution for fingerprint recognition in smart cards, Precise BioMatch Embedded, has through the cooperation with Fingerprint Cards been deployed in the first market trial of dual-interface biometric payment cards in the USA, which is carried out by Visa and Mountain America Credit Union. The payment card, which can be used for contact and contactless payments… Read More »

Alliance Data To Launch Co-brand And Private Label Credit Cards For Ikea Group Retail Operations In The U.S.

By | January 9, 2018

•New credit program to support the rapid growth of IKEA in the U.S.  •Seamless application in stores and online will enable customers to begin enjoying benefits of the loyalty-driven card •Alliance Data’s proprietary data assets will deliver custom analytics and insights to drive top-line sales and increase visits online and in-store PLANO, TX – Jan. 9, 2018 – Alliance… Read More »

Dynamics Inc., Visa, Mastercard, JCB, Telecommunication Companies, and International Banks to Unveil New Payment Technology at CES

By | January 5, 2018

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dynamics Inc. today announced it will unveil a new, disruptive payment technology at CES 2018 in conjunction with Visa, Mastercard, JCB, major global telecommunications companies and international banks. Dynamics Inc. will be hosting a news conference on Sunday, January 7, at 2:00 p.m. PT at CES (Banyan Room A, Mandalay Bay) to showcase the new technology. Media… Read More »

IDEX to host investor presentation and showcase fingerprint innovations for convenience and security at CES 2018

By | December 19, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 19 December, 2017 — IDEX ASA, a leading provider of fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today announced the company will host an Investor presentation at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on 10 January. As part of the event, members of executive management will present IDEX’s business strategy and highlight the company’s leadership position and market opportunities… Read More »

B2 Payment Solutions Announces the Addition of U.S. EMV and Contactless Debit Test Card Set to its Extensive Portfolio of Test Cards

By | December 13, 2017

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–B2 Payment Solutions Inc. (B2), an organization providing best-in-class products and services for the payment industry, announced today that they have introduced a new U.S. debit test card set into their product portfolio. Developed specifically for the U.S. market, the UL USA EMV Debit Test Card set allows organizations to test and demonstrate payment acceptance devices to… Read More »

CPI Card Group Inc. Amended Omnibus Incentive Plan

By | November 24, 2017

LITTLETON, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CPI Card Group Inc. (Nasdaq:PMTS; TSX:PMTS) (“CPI Card Group” or the “Company”) reports that certain previously announced amendments to the Company’s Omnibus Incentive Plan (the “Plan”) became effective on November 14, 2017. As previously disclosed, the Plan was amended and restated to, among other things: increase the number of shares of common stock of the Company… Read More »

HID Global Wins Award for Deployment of Its Cloud-Based ID Personalization and Issuance Solution at Kent State University

By | November 13, 2017

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced it has won the 2017 SSI Security Solutions award for the successful deployment of its new HID FARGO Connect offering at Kent State University. The new cloud-based ID personalization and issuance solution has dramatically simplified and forever changed how the university manages its high-volume ID card issuance… Read More »

Gemalto partners with University of Texas at Austin Center for Identity

By | November 9, 2017

Austin, TX –  November  9,   2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 – GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces a new platinum partnership with the Center for Identity at the University of Texas at Austin (UTCID) to further efforts in research and education on identity management, privacy and security. Combining the latest research with real world application of digital security Gemalto… Read More »

Entrust Datacard President and CEO Testifies Before U.S. Senate Committee

By | November 8, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, announced that president and CEO, Todd Wilkinson, today testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation. Mr. Wilkinson spoke during a hearing titled Protecting Consumers in an Era of Major Data Breaches. The hearing, which was convened by U.S. Sen. John Thune… Read More »

Contactless Payment, Tokenization and Card Not Present Fraud Mitigation Top US Payments Forum December Meeting Agenda

By | November 7, 2017

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., Nov. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — This December, payment industry leaders across all the stakeholder sectors will gather at the U.S. Payments Forum member meeting in New Orleans as part of their ongoing efforts to advance emerging technologies to enhance payment transactions. The newly announced meeting agenda provides an exceptional opportunity for attendees to gain insights into… Read More »

CPI Card Group Brings Innovative, Disruptive Solutions that Exceed Expectations to Money 20/20 2017

By | October 20, 2017

Company showcases new metal card offerings, suite of digital solutions, print-on-demand platform and instant issuance technology October 20, 2017 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time LITTLETON, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CPI Card Group (Nasdaq:PMTS, TSX:PMTS) (“CPI” or the “Company”), a global leader in financial and EMV® chip card production and related services, today announced its attendance and exhibition at Money 20/20, one of… Read More »

IDEX demonstrates biometric solutions for contactless cards at Money20/20 Las Vegas

By | October 20, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 20 October 2017 – IDEX ASA, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions, is demonstrating its flexible fingerprint sensor for contactless biometric cards at Money20/20 Las Vegas.  Money 20/20 is a major FinTech event in Las Vegas opening on Sunday 22 October. IDEX will be present at the event to meet with customers and ecosystem partners, and showcase its biometric solutions… Read More »