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    Brex CFO mulls long-term IPO scenario

    The prevailing attitude among companies seeking to go public is to achieve profitability beforehand, Ben Gammell said.

    By Grace Noto • May 17, 2024
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    US leads global commercial card market: report

    The U.S. accounted for 58% of global commercial card spend last year, but also for 78% of total value lost to card fraud, according to a report by Euromonitor International.

    By May 8, 2024
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    Trendline

    Cross-border payments targeted for upgrades

    When it comes to cross-border payments, businesses, non-profits and governments alike are determined to increase the speed of transactions and cut the cost.

    By Payments Dive staff
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    Fiserv rises on international, government sales

    The processing and payments technology giant is increasingly selling its services abroad, but also benefiting lately from sales to government entities at home.

    By April 23, 2024
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    Accounts receivable automator Versapay taps new CFO

    Ed Neumann is joining the AR platform provider as it looks to grow by targeting companies seeking to digitize their older manual systems.

    By Maura Webber Sadovi • April 19, 2024
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    Digital wallets must take hold in B2B

    “Digital wallets, once primarily associated with consumer transactions, have now firmly established their presence in the B2B realm,” writes an industry manager.

    By Lakshmi Sushma Daggubati • April 12, 2024
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    Fiserv CEO compensation rose last year to $28M

    Compensation for Fiserv CEO Frank Bisignano climbed 57% over 2022, as the value of stock awarded to him surged and he received a $3 million cash bonus.

    By April 8, 2024
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    PayPal pursues pricing power

    The digital payments pioneer aims to increase pricing for its services to boost profitable growth under a new management team.

    By April 3, 2024
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    Nuvei goes private in stock sale to Advent

    The sale of the Canadian payments processor’s stock to the private equity firm will hand some investors a $560 million windfall.

    By April 2, 2024
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    Deep Dive

    Fiserv has ambitious goals for Clover. Can it meet them?

    To achieve growth targets, Clover will need to fend off competition from rivals, especially Square, and make headway in new verticals and geographic regions, analysts and consultants said.

    By Caitlin Mullen • April 1, 2024
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    JPMorgan seeks embedded payments niches

    The biggest U.S. bank aims to offer embedded payments software solutions in more industries for its corporate clients.

    By March 25, 2024
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    Q&A

    FreedomPay doubles down on gateway focus

    The company, which provides point-of-sale payments and other technology services to merchants, isn’t interested in handling acquiring, said President Chris Kronenthal. 

    By Caitlin Mullen • March 18, 2024
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    Visa teams with SAP’s Taulia on embedded payments

    The card network giant wants to simplify payment processes for chief financial officers, accounts payable staff and procurement professionals, via the new tie.

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • March 14, 2024
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    Fleetcor invests in Brazilian mobile app business Zapay

    Fleetcor’s investment this week follows other payments companies, including Visa, in investing in Brazilian businesses.

    By March 8, 2024
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    Automating AR: What it means to offer a seamless B2B order-to-cash experience

    Today’s B2B customers demand a seamless order-to-cash experience, and brands must embrace automation to adapt.

    Feb. 26, 2024
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    Cross-border payments remain focus for Fed

    Tools that “automate processes, reduce costs and promote effective safeguards across jurisdictions” may help improve cross-border payments, a Federal Reserve official said last week.

    By Feb. 20, 2024
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    Same-day payments drive ACH increase: Nacha

    Peer-to-peer transactions also contributed to a 4.8% increase in payments volume for the ACH Network last year over 2022.

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • Feb. 15, 2024
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    Global Payments may pare operations

    While there has been industry speculation about the company making an acquisition, CEO Cameron Bready was more ready to talk “pruning” this week.

    By Feb. 15, 2024
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    Adyen eyes growth in North America

    Davi Strazza, North America president at Adyen, pointed to the Dutch processor’s single technology platform as setting it apart in a crowded field of payments players.

    By Caitlin Mullen • Feb. 14, 2024
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    Bill Holdings, Bank of America revamp contract

    The provider of bill-pay software services was expecting to extend its services to more of the bank's clients, but now the bank is changing its plans.

    By Feb. 12, 2024
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    Fleet fintech ditches Visa for Mastercard

    Fuel card startup AtoB, with $112 million in financial backing, plans to take on dominant fleet service rivals Wex and Fleetcor.

    By Feb. 6, 2024
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    Opinion

    Where will embedded payments flourish in 2024?

    There are three areas where embedded finance is a good fit, and they are characterized by high volume and frequent payments, writes one industry executive.

    By Julio Gomez • Feb. 5, 2024
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    Emburse chases large customers

    The expense management company plans to pursue bigger clients that offer a better value proposition, said new CEO Marne Martin.

    By Caitlin Mullen • Feb. 2, 2024
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    Blackhawk Network to buy Tango Card

    Acquiring the digital rewards startup will bolster Blackhawk Network’s rewards platform, the gift card company said.

    By Caitlin Mullen • Feb. 1, 2024
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    Mastercard, TCH to enhance RTP network

    The extended partnership between the two companies “focuses on co-development of new real-time payments capabilities,” a spokesperson for The Clearing House said. 

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • Jan. 29, 2024
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    Payments startups face pivotal year

    Many venture-dependent startups that put off fundraising will be forced to do so this year or find an exit plan.

    By Caitlin Mullen • Jan. 23, 2024