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Amazon May Drop Visa As US Credit Card Partner – Report

Clash with Visa over payment fees grows, as Amazon explores partnership options on co-branded credit card in the United States

3 weeks ago

Amazon To Stop Accepting Payments From UK Visa Credit Cards

Costly fees. E-commerce giant Amazon says customers from January will not be able to pay for goods using a UK…

3 weeks ago

Flaw With Apple Pay, Visa Uncovered By University Researchers

Researchers uncover flaw when Apple Pay linked to a Visa card is used for transportation payments on say the London…

2 months ago

OnlyFans Bans ‘Sexually Explicit Content’, Blames Payment Giants

Home made porn made the OnlyFans platform successfully, but now it is banning adult content because of pressure from banks

4 months ago

Visa Continues Fintech Push With Currencycloud Acquisition

London-based forex specialist Currencycloud is to be acquired by payment giant Visa, in a deal worth £700 million ($963m)

5 months ago

Europe Looks To Ease Red Tape For Start-Ups

European Commission proposes new rules to lessen red tape for start-ups, including stock option reform and easier immigration visas

9 months ago

Budget 2021: Contactless Limit Raised To £100

Budget 2021. Debit card contactless payment limit raised to £100, as Coronavirus pandemic accelerates electronic payment popularity

9 months ago

Financial Firms Quit Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Project

As Visa, Mastercard, eBay, Stripe and Mercado Pago exit the project Libra is left without the backing of a major…

2 years ago

Human Error Blamed For Visa Data Breach Down Under

Personal information of 317 people applying for Australian visas leaked after email blunder, ABC investigation finds

2 years ago

Researchers Crack £30 Limit On Contactless Visa Cards

Using an interception device, researchers trick cards, terminals and mobile wallets into making payments over the limit with no additional…

2 years ago

Home Office Launches ‘Start-Up’ Visa Programme

The move aims to attract more entrepreneurs, following criticism of immigration restrictions from the UK's tech industry

3 years ago

Visa Uses TfL Experience To Help Other Cities With Contactless Transport Payments

Visa Global Transit Solutions offers guidance, frameworks and standards for transport operators around the world to implement contactless

4 years ago

PyeongChang 2018: Visa Offers Contactless Gloves, Stickers & Pins For Mobile Payments

Visa offers novel wearable payment devices for spectators at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games

4 years ago

Contactless At 10: One Third Of All Card Payments Made With A Tap

Two thirds of Brits have made a contactless card payments since the tech arrived in the UK in September 2007

4 years ago

US Visa Applicants Face Stricter Vetting With Social Media And Employment Checks

Stricter visa vetting procedures get approval despite facing criticism

5 years ago

Visa Offers Amazon Business Purchase Data For UK Enterprise Customers

More visibility into purchases means easier reconciliation for business accountants

5 years ago

Tech Firms Face Uncertainty As US Suspends Premium Processing For H-1B Visas

The suspension could significantly impact tech companies who rely heavily on foreign skilled workers

5 years ago

Visa Opens London Innovation Centre To Develop Payment Tech

Visa opens its largest innovation centre as the world of digital payments continues to grow

5 years ago

Credit Cards Hacked In Six Seconds Using Distributed Technique

Visa's online payment system fails to pick up on multiple invalid credit card attempts across multiple websites

5 years ago

Visa: Most People Back Biometric Payments

Majority of people want to use biometrics when making payments, with fingerprints the favoured option

5 years ago

New £30 Contactless Payment Limit Is Boosting Sales

Visa Europe analysis of past six months shows surge in £20-30 spending since new limits came into force

6 years ago

Visa Europe: Don’t Be Worried About Mobile Payments

It’s time to stop scare-mongering on mobile payments, Visa Europe chief tells TechWeekEurope

6 years ago

MWC 2016: Visa Is Bringing Payments To The IoT

Want to pay for food straight from your smart fridge with Visa? Well soon you can

6 years ago

Visa Europe Supports Cloud-Based Mobile Payments

Visa Europe Payment Tokenisation Service (VEPTS) integrates tokenisation into services where payment credentials are stored in the cloud

6 years ago

Visa Contactless Payments Increase By 250 Percent In One Year

Huge increase in contactless use helps push Visa revenues to new high during 2015

6 years ago

London’s Contactless TfL Journeys Top 1m A Day For The First Time

Contactless also now makes up a quarter of all pay-as-you-go transactions across the TFL network, Visa study finds

6 years ago

Swatch Teams Up With Visa For Watch-Based Payments

NFC payments service will let Visa members use their watch to pay for goods

6 years ago

Visa Teams Up With FireEye To Take On Corporate Cybercrime

Visa Threat Intelligence platform will allow companies to share information on the latest attacks

6 years ago

MasterCard And Barclaycard Report Massive Contactless Payments Growth

Barclaycard sees usage treble and MasterCard says contactless payments are up 560 percent as consumers show their love for the…

6 years ago

How Finance Firms Can Reduce Data Security Risk

IT outsourcing and managed services specialist, Advanced 365, offers its top tips on defending against new cyber threats

6 years ago