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Facebook Messenger is enabling people in the UK to send money to each other via P2P payments in its Messenger texting app for the first time. The social network said Monday that Messenger users in the UK will be able to send money to each other when the feature rolls out in the next few weeks. [...]
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FIS Streamlines Journey to Real-Time Payments for Banks, Processors and Clearing Houses with New Test Solutions
Key facts Allows adoption of instant payments with confidence Accelerate time-to-market, save time and control cost Includes simulation features for an end-to-end testing ecosystem Solution will be presented at Money 2020 Europe conference Banks, payment service providers and clearing houses worldwide are moving to real-time payments systems. Whilst there are different options available to migrate [...]
In recent Sanford Bernstein interview, Visa CEO Al Kelly, explained a number of opportunities and challenges facing the company, from Visa Europe to China and increasing digital payments. Kelly says in the interview, the company is focused on “growing the payments pie; we’re in a unique space in payments where we don’t necessarily have to go [...]
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Visa Inc. acquired Visa Europe, spent a lot, and says it has no regrests. Revenue climbed more than analysts expected in the fiscal Q2 and is expected to increase to the upper end of company’s earlier forecast even as expenses remain elevated on costs tied to its purchase last year of Visa Europe. The payments network spent about $1.5 [...]
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CAST, a software risk prevention and analysis outfit, has revealed the findings of its latest CRASH report, the world’s largest real-life study of software quality in enterprise applications. The report exposes that the overall quality of UK banks’ mission critical functions are poor, potentially explaining the frequent outages suffered by UK banks. This financial sector specific CRASH [...]