Security

Onfido Survey: Businesses Have Just 10 Minutes to Establish Trust Online or Risk Losing Customers

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:00am

This rapid shift towards digital services capitalizing on changing consumption models has intensified the customer battleground--and savvy businesses are focused on creating trust in new and improved online products and services.

Key Points: 
  • The Digital by Default research report* revealed that businesses have just 10 minutes to set up digital accounts or risk losing consumer trust.
  • The significant growth in the adoption of digital services throughout the pandemic has increased customers confidence in accessing online services.
  • This rapid shift towards digital services capitalizing on changing consumption models has intensified the customer battleground--and savvy businesses are focused on creating trust in new and improved online products and services.
  • The survey showed that companies are on the clock the moment that the digital onboarding process begins--with customers expecting it to take no longer than 10 minutes.

Skrill USA Enhances Digital Wallet for iGaming

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 9:00am

Skrill USA , the digital wallet from leading specialized payments platform Paysafe (NYSE: PSFE), today unveiled a major product revamp to make it easier and faster than ever to wager online with iGaming brands.

Key Points: 
  • Skrill USA , the digital wallet from leading specialized payments platform Paysafe (NYSE: PSFE), today unveiled a major product revamp to make it easier and faster than ever to wager online with iGaming brands.
  • Paul Jardon, CEO and CFO of Skrill USA, Inc., said: Were excited to roll-out a major product upgrade for our digital wallet.
  • 1 The Skrill Visa Prepaid Card is issued by Community Federal Savings Bank, member FDIC, pursuant to a license from Visa USA Inc.
    Skrill USA has been making digital payments simple, secure and quick since 2001.
  • The assets, liabilities, and results of operations of Skrill USA are consolidated in Paysafe Limiteds consolidated financial statements; however, Paysafe Limited has no direct equity ownership in Skrill USA.

Vodafone Connects Its Customers With Thales’ Eco-SIM Card

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:00am

Thales to supply Vodafone Group with Eco-SIM; a product whose card body is made out of 100% recycled plastic from refrigerator interiors.

Key Points: 
  • Thales to supply Vodafone Group with Eco-SIM; a product whose card body is made out of 100% recycled plastic from refrigerator interiors.
  • Vodafone initially plans to deploy Eco-SIM in ten countries1 in Europe and Africa.
  • Offering a second life to the refrigerator interiors, Thales enabled an independent and exclusive green plastic supply flow to Vodafone.
  • Just like Vodafone, Thales has developed transformative plans for environmental action.

ADVA manages supply constraints and grows revenues and profitability in Q3 2021

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:00am

Revenues in Q3 2021 reached EUR 151.8 million, up by 1.6% from EUR 149.4 million in Q2 2021, also up by 3.5% compared to EUR 146.7 million in Q3 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Revenues in Q3 2021 reached EUR 151.8 million, up by 1.6% from EUR 149.4 million in Q2 2021, also up by 3.5% compared to EUR 146.7 million in Q3 2020.
  • Pro forma gross profit in Q3 2021 decreased by 8.9%, reaching EUR 52.2 million (34.4% of revenues) compared to EUR 57.3 million (38.3% of revenues) in Q2 2021 and increased by 0.4% compared to EUR 51.9 million (35.4% of revenues) reported in Q3 2020.
  • Pro forma operating income for Q3 2021 was EUR 13.0 million (8.6% of revenues) and decreased by 9.7% compared to EUR 14.4 million (9.7% of revenues) reported in Q2 2021.
  • Operating income for Q3 2021 of EUR 9.5 million decreased substantially by 27.2% from EUR 13.0 million reported for Q2 2021 and slightly decreased by 2.8% from EUR 9.8 million in Q3 2020.

Hitachi Energy Announces EconiQ Transformers for Advancing a Sustainable Energy Future for All

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:14am

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Oct 21, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Energy today announced the introduction of EconiQ transformers reinforcing its Purpose: 'Advancing a sustainable energy future for all'.

Key Points: 
  • ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Oct 21, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Energy today announced the introduction of EconiQ transformers reinforcing its Purpose: 'Advancing a sustainable energy future for all'.
  • In its recent "go live" press release, Hitachi Energy announced that it is championing the urgency of the energy transition by pioneering technologies to help accelerate a carbon-neutral future.
  • "Solving the urgency of the global energy transition requires both collaboration and innovation," said Bruno Melles, Head of the Transformers business at Hitachi Energy.
  • Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all.

Fortanix Simplifies Compliance with Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Guidelines for Tokenisation of User Card Data

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:23am

Fortanix Inc. , the data-first multicloud security company, today announced that businesses operating in India that store payment information and user card data can now quickly comply with the latest Reserve Bank of India (RBI) guidelines using Fortanix Data Security Manager (DSM) to tokenise and secure card data.

Key Points: 
  • Fortanix Inc. , the data-first multicloud security company, today announced that businesses operating in India that store payment information and user card data can now quickly comply with the latest Reserve Bank of India (RBI) guidelines using Fortanix Data Security Manager (DSM) to tokenise and secure card data.
  • The Reserve Bank of India updated its tokenisation guidelines on 7 October 2021 effectively prohibiting merchants from storing actual card data beyond 31 December 2021.
  • The RBI guidelines mandate new, stronger security requirements for card data, calling out tokenisation as a recommended security strategy.
  • Fortanix DSM makes it simpler and easier for anyone who stores payment information and card data to keep that data secure as they protect their customers.

Makers Nutrition Wins Grand Globee® in the 8th Annual 2021 International Best in Business Awards

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:45am

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- It was announced today that the Globee Awards, the world's premier business awards program and business ranking list, has named Makers Nutrition, its founder and employees, winners in the 8th Annual 2021 International Best in Business Awards.

Key Points: 
  • HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- It was announced today that the Globee Awards, the world's premier business awards program and business ranking list, has named Makers Nutrition, its founder and employees, winners in the 8th Annual 2021 International Best in Business Awards.
  • The past year has allowed Makers Nutrition to show the nutraceutical industry what its team does bestprovide high-quality dietary supplement products and services with unmatched client care.
  • This annual awards program celebrates the individuals and teams who set industry benchmarks for excellence.
  • The Globee Awards are conferred in eleven programs and competition: the CEO World Awards, the Consumer World Awards, the Customer Sales & Service World Awards, the Globee International Best in Business Awards, the Golden Bridge Awards, the Cyber Security Global Excellence Awards and Security World Awards, the IT World Awards, One Planet American Best in Business Awards, the Globee Employer Excellence Awards, the Globee Corporate Communications & Marketing World Awards, and the Women World Awards.

Shift4 Payments Announces Date of Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 10:56pm

Shift4 Payments (NYSE: FOUR), the leader in integrated payment processing solutions, today announced that it will release its third quarter 2021 financial results before market open on Wednesday, November 10, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Shift4 Payments (NYSE: FOUR), the leader in integrated payment processing solutions, today announced that it will release its third quarter 2021 financial results before market open on Wednesday, November 10, 2021.
  • Management will also host a conference call on the day of the release (November 10, 2021) at 8:30 am ET to discuss the results.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211020006125/en/
    To register for this conference call, please use this link .
  • The conference call will also be webcast live through Shift4 Payments investor relations website at https://investors.shift4.com/overview/default.aspx .

Australian Digital Banking Platform, Data Action, Takes a Lead in AML Compliance With Napier

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 11:00pm

RegTech company Napier , provider of advanced anti-financial crime compliance solutions, has announced that specialist core banking and digital services provider Data Action will use the full Napier platform to strengthen its anti-money laundering (AML) and counter terrorism financing (CTF) defences in servicing Australias alternative banking industry.

Key Points: 
  • RegTech company Napier , provider of advanced anti-financial crime compliance solutions, has announced that specialist core banking and digital services provider Data Action will use the full Napier platform to strengthen its anti-money laundering (AML) and counter terrorism financing (CTF) defences in servicing Australias alternative banking industry.
  • With over 30 years experience, Data Action represents more than $52.5 billion in client assets, supporting credit unions, mutuals, neobanks and other financial services organisations throughout Australia with its hosted core banking services and digital banking solutions.
  • Justin Needham, Ancillary Systems and Lending Manager at Data Action, said: As Data Action has grown, it was increasingly difficult to adapt our AML/CTF systems to the changing regulatory environment.
  • Napier has a growing list of clients globally, including tier one banks, payment services providers, FX and crypto.

Dialpad Partners With CNS to Deliver Better Customer Experiences to More Australian Organizations, CNS Selects Dialpad to Power Its Business Communications

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 11:00pm

The Dialpad-CNS partnership will bring a truly unified, cloud-first communication solution to schools, communities, government entities and businesses across Australia.

Key Points: 
  • The Dialpad-CNS partnership will bring a truly unified, cloud-first communication solution to schools, communities, government entities and businesses across Australia.
  • Partnering with Dialpad enriches CNSs position as a leading provider of cloud communications solutions and significantly expands its product portfolio with both business communications and contact center solutions from Dialpad.
  • In addition to helping other companies migrate to Dialpad, CNS will leverage the Dialpad platform for its own communications needs.
  • The Dialpad cloud-native communications platform is the one place for a truly unified Communications as a Service (TruCaaS) experience.