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Global

Kredivo Raises $30M To Build A Digital Credit Card For Southeast Asia

“The company launched its ‘Kredivo’ service two years ago to help consumers pay online in Southeast Asia, where credit card penetration is typically low, and it is essentially the combination of a digital credit card and PayPal. The service is available in Indonesia, Southeast Asia’s largest economy, where it uses a customer’s registered phone number — there […]

On The Wires

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Tech

CONTACTLESS PAYMENTS TO REPRESENT 1 IN 3 IN-STORE TRANSACTIONS GLOBALLY BY 2020

“New data from leading fintech analysts, Juniper Research, estimates that driven by payment cards and mobile wallets, in-store contactless payments will reach $2 trillion by 2020, representing 15% of the total point of sale transactions. Contactless payments will exceed the $1 trillion mark for the first time in 2018, a year earlier than previously anticipated by […]
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Companies

Citi Retail Services Launches New Shell | Fuel Rewards Credit Cards

“Citi Retail Services, Shell Oil Products US and Excentus, a PDI company, owner and operator of the Fuel Rewards® program, are excited to introduce the new Shell | Fuel Rewards Mastercard® and the private label Shell | Fuel Rewards Card. In an industry-first move, these cards will combine fuel and non-fuel savings opportunities through the Fuel Rewards program, […]
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Tech

Introducing Quicken® World Mastercard, the Credit Card Built for Mindful Spenders

“Quicken Inc. is launching a co-branded Mastercard credit card issued by U.S. Bank, the first credit card designed to help manage spending, budgeting and planning with unique integration into Quicken software. Unlike other cards, the new Quicken credit card allows cardholders to manage their finances more precisely with real-time updates in the Quicken mobile app to […]
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