PayAnywhere’s New Credit Card Swiper Now Available at Best Buy

PayAnywhere has announced that its PayAnywhere Credit Card Readers are now available nationwide at Best Buy. Best Buy will carry both versions of the PayAnywhere readers – the traditional PayAnywhere Credit Card Reader, which reads magnetic stripe payment cards, and the new PayAnywhere 3-in-1 Credit Card Reader, an all-in-one solution that accepts magnetic stripe and EMV chip cards, as well…

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Kraken Acquires Bitcoin Exchange CleverCoin

Kraken is on a buying spree. After recently acquiring Coinsetter and Cavirtex, the company announced that they are buying CleverCoin, a bitcoin exchange based in the Netherlands. In the announcement, Kraken CEO Jesse Powell stated that the plan will be to operate CleverCoin clients through the Kraken’s brand, giving them access to their platform and features. CleverCoin clients will be automatically transferred to Kraken’s…

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Bango Boosts Japan Market with New Office and Executives

Bango, the mobile payments company, has expanded its global footprint by strengthening its Japanese presence. A newly opened office in Tokyo for Bango Japan will be headed up by a senior Japanese executive, part of Bango's continued commitment to support its partners in major mobile markets. Atsuhisa (Andy) Suzuki, joins Bango as Japan Country Manager and regional VP for Asia…

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Efma Announces Fintech Portal with Microsoft and Avanade

Efma, Microsoft and Avanade are working together with some of the world's largest financial institutions to launch a new Fintech portal, to connect the rapidly expanding fintech community with retail banks and insurance firms globally. For the very first time, the portal will create a worldwide platform to bridge the gap between fintechs, banks and insurance companies. "The aim is…

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GlobalOnePay Enables Merchants to Tap Into Growing Chinese eCommerce Markets

GlobalOnePay, a leading provider of omni-channel payment processing technologies and merchant services, announced today that its payment processing platform is now accepting UnionPay transactions in-store, in-app and online worldwide. GlobalOnePay will provide a full-service implementation of UnionPay, including direct integration, rapid boarding, streamlined risk and underwriting, full online reporting and dedicated support. As a result, GlobalOnePay merchants will be able…

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Benseron Partners with Hybrid Business Solutions

Benseron, a restaurant and hospitality point-of-sale software company, revealed a new partnership with Hybrid Business Solutions. The merger to the payment-processing merchant signifies the effort to expand the Benseron name. Benseron’s current POS clients will benefit from this news by “receiving extremely competitive credit card processing rates as well as seamless integration with Hybrid Business Solution’s suite of products” proclaimed…

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