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Plastiq Continues to Help Small Businesses Flourish with Launch on Visa's Small Business Hub

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 1:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Today, Plastiq , the intelligent payment solutions provider for businesses, announced its inclusion on the U.S. Visa Small Business Hub .

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Today, Plastiq , the intelligent payment solutions provider for businesses, announced its inclusion on the U.S. Visa Small Business Hub .
  • The Visa Small Business Hub brings together tools and resources from Plastiq and other leading small and medium business (SMB) solution providers to help the SMB community create and strengthen customer relationships through safe, digitally-enabled practices.
  • The Visa Small Business Hub offers access to tools and tips that focus on three main stages of the small business lifecycle: starting, running and growing your business.
  • Visit the Visa Small Business Hub to learn more about Plastiq.

“Oh My God!” Fair Go Casino Player Wins $100k

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 11:23am

That was the reaction of one lucky Fair Go player after she won a life-changing $100,000 on 10 August by riding one of the most incredible lucky streaks ever at Fair Go Casino.

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  • That was the reaction of one lucky Fair Go player after she won a life-changing $100,000 on 10 August by riding one of the most incredible lucky streaks ever at Fair Go Casino.
  • Olivia Kelson hit her first jackpot win while playing popular pokie, Super 6, pocketing $12,000 and kick-starting a run of massive wins.
  • Fair Go Casino Manager, Rebecca Ryder, said: Congratulations to Olivia on landing three massive wins to take home one of the largest payouts we have seen at Fair Go Casino.
  • Fair Go Casino is available on desktop and mobile and offers a wide range of payment methods including Visa, MasterCard, Neosurf and Bitcoin.

Metrics Global Partners with CardSync™, Adding the Revolutionary Universal Card Account Updater to its Unified Commerce Platform

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 2:05pm

Metrics Global integrates CardSync into MGI Payments Unified Commerce Platform, enabling their merchants to automatically update consumer credit card account details for recurring payments on all processing platforms.

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  • Metrics Global integrates CardSync into MGI Payments Unified Commerce Platform, enabling their merchants to automatically update consumer credit card account details for recurring payments on all processing platforms.
  • CardSync is a universal account updater platform that efficiently passes critical updates from card issuers back to the merchant, so they dont lose revenue from the customer accounts where payment data has changed, says Wendy Yurgo, Metrics Global CEO.
  • Metrics Global is a leading payments and fintech company with a long-established record of solving problems for merchants worldwide.
  • Our unified commerce & payments platform connects merchants and strategic partners to a global marketplace, enabling their international expansion strategy and fueling their exponential growth.

PJSCB Orient Finans to start accepting JCB across the Republic of Uzbekistan

Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 3:00am

Tokyo & Tashkent, Aug 13, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., and PJSCB Orient Finans are pleased to announce the start of JCB merchant acquiring operations across Uzbekistan.

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  • Tokyo & Tashkent, Aug 13, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., and PJSCB Orient Finans are pleased to announce the start of JCB merchant acquiring operations across Uzbekistan.
  • PJSCB Orient Finans has become the first bank in Uzbekistan to launch merchant acquiring operations for JCB, Japan's only international payment brand.
  • Private Joint-Stock Commercial Bank "Orient Finans" (Orient Finans Bank) was founded in 2010 and it is a full-fledged universal financial institution in the banking services market in the Republic of Uzbekistan.
  • Orient Finans Bank will start the acceptance of JCB to expand the possibilities of servicing the international payment cards.

Payoneer Welcomes Charles Rosenblatt as Chief Strategy Officer

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 2:26pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Payoneer , the digital payment platform empowering businesses around the world to grow globally, has brought on Charles Rosenblatt as part of the executive leadership team.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Payoneer , the digital payment platform empowering businesses around the world to grow globally, has brought on Charles Rosenblatt as part of the executive leadership team.
  • Rosenblatt joins the fintech unicorn as Chief Strategy Officer, focused on cross-organizational vision, strategic resource prioritization, and key corporate partnerships and acquisitions.
  • Payoneer is an incredibly interesting company to me, given its uniquely global nature and unparalleled scale, noted Rosenblatt.
  • Scott Galit, CEO of Payoneer, added, We are thrilled to have Charles join our team.

Mastercard Accelerate Ignites Next Generation of Fintech Disruptors and Partners to Build the Future of Commerce

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 2:00pm

Mastercard helps emerging brands build and scale their businesses, supporting their programs today and providing the resources they will need in the years to come.

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  • Mastercard helps emerging brands build and scale their businesses, supporting their programs today and providing the resources they will need in the years to come.
  • Mastercard is thrilled to partner with some of the worlds most innovative startups to transform the future of commerce."
  • Since 2014, Mastercard has invited more than 230 later-stage startups worldwide to participate in its six-month virtual program, providing technical guidance, operational support and commercial engagements within the Mastercard ecosystem.
  • Mastercard is expanding its Engage program to support even more solutions and deliver better learning and promotional opportunities for partners.

Nacha Adds Visa to Phixius Pilot Program

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 2:00pm

Additionally, organizations connected to Phixius can also provide fraud mitigation and automation enhancement services to those businesses.

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  • Additionally, organizations connected to Phixius can also provide fraud mitigation and automation enhancement services to those businesses.
  • Phixius does this by enabling authorized access to data sources via standardized APIs, which also eliminates the need for centralized data storage.
  • We are excited Visa is among the first partners to pilot Phixius."
  • "We are excited to be an early Phixius adopter," said Alan Koenigsberg, SVP, global head of new payment flows, Visa Business Solutions.

CardLinx Announces 2020’s Top 20 Women in Digital Commerce

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 12:03pm

CardLinx members include Microsoft, Samsung, Mastercard, Discover, FIS, Bank of America, Transunion and Rakuten, among others, in 20 countries and four continents.

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  • CardLinx members include Microsoft, Samsung, Mastercard, Discover, FIS, Bank of America, Transunion and Rakuten, among others, in 20 countries and four continents.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200812005152/en/
    "These 20 women are making a difference in todays definitively different world," Silvio Tavares, CardLinx President and CEO (Photo: Business Wire)
    Were pleased to announce 2020s list of women leaders excelling in retailing, fin-tech, digital advertising, mobile payments, banking, card-linked offers and loyalty, said Silvio Tavares, CardLinx President and CEO.
  • These executives are leading boldly in the face of change by re-evaluating, repositioning and retooling the way digital commerce is done.
  • This years top 20 women in digital commerce are:
    Jill (Yates) Moser, SVP, Loyalty Innovation & Platforms Partnerships, Bank of America
    Rima Qureshi, EVP & Chief Strategy Officer, Verizon; Board Member, Mastercard
    Kim Crawford Goodman, President, Merchant Joint Ventures & Acquiring Processing, Fiserv
    This is the second year CardLinx has honored women innovation leaders.

Allconnect.com Announces Ultimate College Prize Pack Contest for College Students

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 12:00pm

FORT MILL, S.C., Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Allconnect today announced the inaugural Ultimate College Bundle Contest.

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  • FORT MILL, S.C., Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Allconnect today announced the inaugural Ultimate College Bundle Contest.
  • The contest will all students the opportunity to become one of three winners to receive a gift card and a grant for books.
  • College students are invited to submit an essay on where their field of study would be without the internet.
  • The third-place winner with the third-highest score will receive a $250 VISA Rewards Card to use for the purchase of books.

Luxury Card Announces Additional Patents

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 10:00am

Luxury Card, a global leader in the premium credit card market, has announced its receipt of three additional patents for card design, bringing its total patent count to 54.

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  • Luxury Card, a global leader in the premium credit card market, has announced its receipt of three additional patents for card design, bringing its total patent count to 54.
  • Luxury Card has long been a forerunner in the metal card space, starting with the debut of the stainless steel and carbon Mastercard Black Card design in 2013.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200812005137/en/
    Luxury Card Announces Additional Design Patents (Photo: Business Wire)
    Patents are a natural result of the attention we give to our product.
  • Luxury Card recently received notice of its 52nd, 53rd and 54th patents in quick succession for a total of 33 design patents and 21 utility patents.