Payment Processors

A payment processor is a company (often a third party) appointed by a merchant to handle transactions from various channels such as credit cards and debit cards for merchant acquiring banks.

MWC 2016: Stripe Presents Atlas for International Startups to Found Business in U.S.
February 25th, 2016

The platform will offer services including incorporation, share issuance, adding directors, setting up bank and Stripe accounts.

Wirecard Teams Up With Visa to Facilitate Fintech Services Development
January 20th, 2016

Wirecard Technologies GmbH has entered into agreement with Visa Europe Collab to help fintech companies develop innovative products for the payments sector.

Despite Benefits Offered by Apple Pay, Bitcoin is a Better Solution For Solving Financial Problems
August 12th, 2015

Although Apple Pay simplifies the process of mobile payments, it is, unlike bitcoin, not solving problems in the financial industry.

Only 6% of iPhone 6 Owners in U.S. Have Used Apple Pay in Stores
March 20th, 2015

6 percent of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners have used Apple Pay to make a touchless transaction, while 85 percent haven’t even tried the service, according to the report by market research firm InfoScout.

Apple Pay Fraud Rates 60 Times More If Compared to Credit Cards
March 6th, 2015

Apple Pay didn’t manage to avoid ID thieves. Apple’s wallets can be considered secure, but the cards linked to those accounts are not so protected as they seem to be.

Bill Gates Engages in Mobile Banking, But Does Not Support Bitcoin
January 23rd, 2015

Bill and Miranda Gates in their annual letter published on Thursday, are outlining ambitions to engage in another messy sector: banking.

How Bitcoin Community Reacted to Apple’s Mobile Payment System Pay
September 10th, 2014

Apple presented its new mobile payment app Apple Pay that was introduced in Cupertino on September 9th.