Digital payments

Goldman to share code with developers; Mastercard’s digital ID blueprint

04/03/19

Firm “hopes to crowdsource new uses for” its pricing and analysis system; the system could be put on a device and used anywhere to cut down on fraud.

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Are global regulators gunning for big tech?

04/02/19

Randal Quarles, a senior Fed official and chair of the Financial Stability Board, sparked debate with a speech about the risks and rewards of companies like Amazon, Facebook and Apple entering the financial system.

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What the new Apple credit card means for Goldman Sachs

03/25/19

The Silicon Valley partnership represents an extension of — but also a departure from — the consumer strategy that Goldman has been pursuing since the launch of its digital consumer bank, Marcus.

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How 6 million Bank of America customers are using Erica

03/22/19

The most popular features of the AI-driven virtual assistant include transaction search and spending alerts.

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Mastercard venture aims to help small banks keep up in payments

03/19/19

The credit card network has teamed up with an ICBA unit and the fintech Urban FT to offer a payments services program tailored to community banks trying to keep pace with bigger banks.

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IBM launches challenge to Ripple and Swift

03/18/19

The tech company has taken World Wire, its blockchain-based cross-border payments network, live in 72 countries.

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Walmart teams with Affirm to offer point-of-sale loans

02/27/19

The deal marks the first time that the retail giant will enable its customers to use fixed-rate loans, rather than credit cards, for big-ticket purchases in its stores and online.

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Community activists oppose Square's ILC bid

02/20/19

More than three dozen organizations are asking the FDIC to reject Square’s pending application to become an industrial loan company, according to a letter filed Tuesday.

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PayPal CEO's lofty digital payments vision; Danske’s troubles grow

02/20/19

Dan Schulman predicts digital payments market may reach $100 trillion; the bank exiting Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Russia.

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How will rivals respond to JPM Coin?

02/14/19

Barclays, Bank of America, TD Bank and other banks have filed multiple blockchain patents over the years, but have yet to publicly announce their plans for the technology.

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