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Online Powerhouse GoDaddy Takes the Next Step With Card-Present Transactions

“GoDaddy Inc., which launched GoDaddy Payments in June to unify its transaction services following its December deal to buy point-of-sale terminal maker Poynt Inc., released a countertop payment terminal and mobile card reader with lower fees than most competitors. Merchants will pay 2.3% per card-present transaction and 2.3% plus 10 cents per e-commerce transactions. Keyed […]
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SpotOn Raises $300M at a $3.15B Valuation and Acquires Appetize

“Since its 2017 inception, SpotOn has been focused on providing software and payments technology to SMBs with an emphasis on restaurants and retail businesses. The acquisition of Appetize extends SpotOn’s reach to the enterprise space in a major way. Appetize will go to market as SpotOn and will work to grow its client base, which […]
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Paytm, HDFC Bank in Payments Tie-up

“Fintech major Paytm and the country’s largest private bank HDFC Bank Ltd have entered into a strategic partnership for delivering financial solutions to end consumers and merchants across India. The fusion of HDFC Bank’s network, products, and credit appraisal capabilities and Paytm’s technological platform will accelerate digital transformation in semi urban and rural India, while […]
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ValueAct Builds $1.2 Billion Fiserv Bet, Touts Square Rival

“Activist investor ValueAct Capital Management has built a new position in Fiserv Inc. and believes its Clover credit-card processing business could be worth $185 billion by 2024. San Francisco-based ValueAct has built a new $1.2 billion position in the financial technology and payments firm, according to an investor presentation seen by Bloomberg. It believes Clover’s […]

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Independent Software Vendors Can Simplify Operations for Small Businesses Through First-of-its-Kind Clover Integration – Fiserv, Inc.

“Fiserv, Inc., (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, today announced the launch of a unique platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offering that enables independent software vendors (ISVs) to integrate their software directly into Clover point-of-sale devices, allowing ISV software users to be more nimble in how and where they run their […]
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Synchrony And Fiserv Expand Strategic Partnership With Payment Options For Merchants And Their Customers Via Clover

“Synchrony (NYSE: SYF ), a leading consumer financing company, today announced an expanded strategic partnership with Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV ), a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions. Small businesses will now be able to access Synchrony products and services and accept private label credit card payments via the Clover® point-of-sale and […]
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Square and SoFi Stadium Exclusively Partner to Welcome Back Fans With Omnichannel, Contact-Free Commerce – SoFi Stadium

“In a first-of-its-kind, 10-year partnership, Square has been selected as the exclusive point-of-sale (POS), payments, software, and merchant services provider for the new SoFi Stadium , home to the Los Angeles Chargers and Los Angeles Rams, and Hollywood Park , the 300-acre mixed-use development being built by Los Angeles Rams Owner/Chairman and SoFi Stadium developer […]
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Square Launches Square Register in Canada, Offering Integrated Point-of-Sale Hardware to Help Larger Sellers Rebuild This Fall

“Square , the globally trusted software, payments and hardware solution for businesses of all sizes, is raising the bar on customer experience with the launch of its Square Register in Canada . With 80% of Canadians reporting their commitment to buying local is more important now than before the pandemic, Square Register offers Canadian sellers […]
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Selecta Group and Fiserv to Roll Out Cashless Payments Across Europe

“Selecta Group, Europe’s leading route-based self-service retailer offering coffee and convenience food solutions in the workplace and in public spaces, is partnering with Fiserv, Inc. , (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, to commence the enhancement and streamlining of digital payments across its points of sale, meeting consumer […]