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Visa Signs Goldman to B2B Connect, CEO Outlines Digital Currency Strategy

“Yesterday during Visa’s first-quarter earnings call, CEO Al Kelly spoke about its blockchain-based Visa B2B Connect solution and outlined its digital currency strategy. The news is that Goldman Sachs has signed on to use Visa B2B Connect, which links with 80 markets. Visa B2B Connect is a corporate payment solution for cross border payments intended […]
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Visa Joins Caixabank, Global Payments and Worldline Startup Programs

“Visa has joined Zone2boost, an investment startup program created by CaixaBank, Global Payments and Worldline. Visa participated in the International Innovation Initiative following the first year of its activities, with more than 300 start-ups valued, eight start-ups included in the acceleration program and a commitment of € 800,000. Invested companies span a wide range of […]

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Visa and ADP Unveil Flexible Digital Payment Options to Serve U.S. Workforce

“As COVID-19 continues to accelerate the shift to digital, more businesses and individuals are now operating in an on-demand world, driven by flexibility, convenience and speed. Digital payments play a critical role in this movement, particularly with regards to work, as employers look for optimized ways to conduct their business and employees look to get […]
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Visa Unveils New Credit Card Benefit With NortonLifeLock

“Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) announced today the availability of a new benefit for its Visa consumer credit accountholders in the U.S. Consumers with Visa Infinite, Visa Signature or Visa Traditional credit cards can now enroll and take advantage of a complimentary offer and discounts on products and services from NortonLifeLock, a global leader in consumer […]
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Visa Expands Digital Currency Roadmap With First Boulevard

“Visa (NYSE:V) today announced a partnership with First Boulevard , a digitally native neobank focused on building generational wealth for the Black community. First Boulevard will be first to pilot Visa’s new suite of crypto APIs, which will enable their customers to purchase, custody and trade digital assets held by Anchorage , a federally chartered […]
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Small Businesses Score Big on Super Bowl Sunday with Visa Offer

“On Super Bowl Sunday, Visa (NYSE:V), the official payment technology partner of the National Football League, will change the game for the small business community with a one-day offer that will eliminate some of the costs associated with getting online and accepting digital payments – a value of over $10,000 per small business. Visa’s small business digital payment management platform, Authorize.net , […]
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Visa Introduces AI-Powered Innovations for Smarter Payments

“Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) today announced VisaNet +AI, a suite of AI-powered services that address long-standing challenges and pain points for banks, merchants and consumers—including delays and confusion with managing account balances and the unpredictability of daily settlement for financial institutions. VisaNet +AI comprises several innovative concepts and new value-added services, including Visa Smarter Posting and […]
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TransferWise and Visa Announce Global Partnership Following Successful Collaboration on Cloud Technology

“Visa (NYSE: V) and TransferWise today announced a global partnership and the first use of Visa Cloud Connect, a new way for fintechs and partners to securely connect Visa’s global processing network, VisaNet, through the cloud. Visa Cloud Connect underpins a new global agreement between Visa and TransferWise that will enable the expansion of TransferWise’s […]
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Visa and Plaid Announce Mutual Termination of Merger Agreement

“Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) and Plaid today announced that the companies have terminated their merger agreement and agreed with the Department of Justice to dismiss the litigation related to the proposed transaction. The proposed transaction was first announced on January 13, 2020.”
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Central Bank Digital Currency and the future: Visa publishes new research

“In the past few years, a growing number of central banks have begun exploring new financial technologies and how they might enhance the stability, resiliency and efficiency of financial systems. Now more than ever, governments around the world are focused on mechanisms for jumpstarting growth and providing financial relief to people, businesses and communities. In […]