payments news stories
Visa chooses NZ startup for APAC Accelerator Programme
Visa has selected New Zealand payments startup Cymonz for the 2022 cohort of its Visa Accelerator Programme in Asia Pacific.
The CFO-led digital transformation
Cloud-based billing platforms are the little-known hero in organisations' quests to extract the most benefit out of their digital transformation efforts.
New survey shows heightened online payment risks in Asia
A surge in digital payments has significantly increased banking security risks in Asia.
Big four branch closures see shift in fintech market for regional businesses
A new report by Zeller has revealed that the majority of regional businesses in Australia have been impacted as a result of branch closures by the big four.
BillingPlatform announces new range of product capabilities
Revenue management company BillingPlatform has announced a range of new product capabilities and developments for the finance and commerce markets.
Point of Sale / POS
FIS says Australians paying with digital wallets by 2025
A new report from FIS says digital wallets will become the dominant way Australians will pay from as early as 2025.
Mobile payments are booming and fraudsters have noticed
While payment security is generally regarded as safer on mobiles than on desktops, fraudsters are now using an array of techniques to successfully target mobile customers – but they can be stopped.
QuickFee launches payments platform, improves profitability
QuickFee Limited has announced the completion and launch of its proprietary payments platform, QUBE, and subsequent improvement to operating profitability.
Klarna brings rewards program, new features to New Zealand
All-in-one shopping app Klarna is launching its rewards program in NZ, rewarding consumers for every payment they make on-time and providing access to exclusive in-app perks.
Amazon and Visa reach agreement in ongoing dispute
After a substantial ongoing feud, Amazon and Visa have agreed to settle a dispute over the credit card giant's fees.
Zip deal with Singtel offers Pay Later service in Singapore
Global Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) company Zip is partnering with Singapore telecommunications group Singtel to set up Zip’s service in the country.
Adobe’s Experience Cloud tools offer benefits for retailers
Software company Adobe has announced the release of new features that will offer benefits to retailers, including enhanced personalisation.
TradeWindow and Mastercard collaboration set to strengthen cross-border trade relations
TradeWindow has partnered with Mastercard in a bid to increase access to trade finance and simplify cross-border payments.
Adobe announces new suite of tools for retailers with in-store and online capabilities
Adobe has announced new tools for retailers created to help further deliver personalised shopping experiences for businesses in-store and online.
Salesforce announces new innovations across the APAC market
Salesforce has announced a string of new innovations and partnerships to help expand its reach across the APAC market.
Netcetera partners with EML Payments Ltd. to enhance secure payment solutions
EML Payments Ltd. has partnered with secure digitisation company Netcetera to implement their state-of-the-art Access Control Server (ACS), which includes a Risk Based Authentication (RBA) solution.
Airwallex launches operations in Singapore as part of expansion plans
Australian founded fintech Airwallex has announced its launch in Singapore after receiving a Major Payment Institution (MPI) licence by the Monetary Authority of Singapore in November 2021.
Credit Clear bolsters digital customer journey with business analytics
Credit Clear says offering customers the ability to pay as they go has been a welcome move, particularly as the pandemic puts undue stress on financial situations and overdue payments.