Fri.Aug 16, 2019

Payments fraud remains on the table as PSD2 delay takes hold

Mobile Payments Today

As the payments industry works to get through an 18-month delay in implementing Strong Customer Authentication, retailers and consumers remain vulnerable as criminal fraudsters will likely seek to take advantage of the lull

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How credit startup Deserve aims to reach the ‘unscoreables’

Bank Innovation

When Kalpesh Kapadia moved to the U.S. from India as a student more than 20 years ago, access to credit was a major challenge for him. Without credit, buying car, a home or even signing a lease can seem out of reach.

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Chatbot Company Sued By Delta Over Data Breach

PYMNTS

Delta Airlines Inc. has filed a lawsuit against a firm that powered a chatbot on its website. The lawsuit alleges that [24]7.ai

Inside Xolo’s plan to win the banking business of contractors

Bank Innovation

Xolo, an Estonia-based financial platform for freelance workers, is launching a product to allow European contractors to set up a financial toolkit in a matter of minutes, which includes bank accounts, legal cover and accounting services.

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ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

Global Cross-Border Payments Expected To Grow, But Challenges Remain

PYMNTS

Cross-border payments are expected to surge over the next few years as the economy becomes increasingly global and interconnected. These transactions reached $144 billion in value in 2014 and could hit $240 billion by 2024.

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How Chipotle Is Keeping Rewards Out Of The Hands Of Hackers

PYMNTS

Mobile order-ahead apps are becoming more and more popular among quick-service restaurants (QSRs), and many eateries are turning to loyalty and rewards programs to encourage customers to make return visits.

Weekly Wrap: Several key findings from CB Insights’ 2Q fintech funding report

Bank Innovation

Welcome to the latest episode of our weekly wrap video series, for the week ending August 16, 2019.

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Can Banks Get On The Super App Train?

PYMNTS

Here’s some bad but potentially motivating news about banks: So far, they are missing out on an emerging opportunity to get into the “super app” game, which is shaping up to be one of the biggest focuses of payments and retail innovation in the 2020s.

Beyond Apple Card: 5 unusual payment cards

Payments Source

Apple is far from the first to apply a high-tech spin to the ordinary payment card. Several other companies before it have experimented with technology and materials in the hopes of providing a unique form of payment.

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The 2019 Technographic Data Report for B2B Sales Organizations

In this report, ZoomInfo substantiates the assertion that technographic data is a vital resource for sales teams. In fact, the majority of respondents agree—with 72.3% reporting that technographic data is either somewhat important or very important to their organization. The reason for this is simple—sales teams value technographic data because it makes essential selling activities easier and more efficient.

Visa On eCommerce’s First Quarter Century — And Next Inflection Point

PYMNTS

On August 11th, 1994, Philadelphia’s Phil Brandenburger purchased a Sting album (“Ten Summoner’s Tales ,” to be specific) with a Visa card, and changed the world forever.

Easy DIY Home Renovation Tips On A Budget

BankBazaar

Home renovation and remodelling can be a costly affair. That’s why we’ve come up with easy, DIY ideas that you can use to give your home a facelift. Your home isn’t just a place you come back to every day.

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Cap One Employees Warned Of Security Issues Pre-Hack

PYMNTS

Capital One employees raised red flags over security risks before the company suffered a massive data breach.

Siemens, Bytemark to connect multi-modal transit payments in Columbus, Ohio

Payments Source

Siemens Mobility has announced it’s working with Bytemark, a company Siemens partially owns, to develop a payment solution enabling riders to pay once for a trip across the city using multiple public and private modes of transit, from buses to scooters.

The Time-Saving Power of Intent Data for Sales

By using the power of intent data, capturing buyer interest has become more feasible for sales. Not only that, but using it will save immense time during your workflow; a win-win on all fronts.

iRobot On Cleaning Up Smart Home Security

PYMNTS

With more than 8.6 billion connected devices in use worldwide, the appetite for IoT is only growing, with the technology being put to use beyond consumer products.

This week in Fintech

Daily Fintech

Every day we bring you fresh insights about Fintech from an elite group of Authors who are just like you – senior executives, entrepreneurs and investors working in the global Fintech revolution.

Pasta Passes Sell Out At Olive Garden

PYMNTS

With fans of the restaurant chain looking to get an unlimited fix, Olive Garden ‘s Never Ending Pasta Pass sold out in one second. All 24,000 passes were bought by customers, Fox Business reported. Members spent more than $100 for a nine-week pass.

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Card skimmers are targeting gas stations and older ATMs

ATM Marketplace

Card skimmers at ATMs and gas pumps are common ways for cyberthieves to steal credit and debit card numbers. Cybersecurity expert Scott Schober spoke to ATM Marketplace about some of the latest trends in credit card skimming. Here's what he had to say

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How ZoomInfo Enhances Your Database Management Strategy

Forward-thinking marketing organizations have continuously invested in a database strategy for enabling marketing processes. Download this ebook to learn how to maintain a strategy that includes refreshed information, database cleanses, and an accurate analysis at the same time.

People Still Use Hacked Passwords, Google Says

PYMNTS

Over 300,000 people who were compromised online are still using logins that were hacked, according to a new Google study unveiled at the USENIX Security Symposium in Santa Clara, California this week. The Next Web reported on Friday (Aug.

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8.16.19 Your morning briefing

Payments Source

The information you need to start your day, from PaymentsSource and around the Web. Today: Contactless payments jump in New York subways; Coinbase switches banks; Dovu's green crypto; Ant's impact on the fintech investment market; Briefing

Closing The Last Mile In Prescription Delivery 

PYMNTS

In many retail markets, there is incredible pressure to pick up the pace of delivery.

Card issuers’ new focus on installment lending misses the point

Payments Source

Issuers like Chase and Citi that added installment features to compete with digital lenders will need to think beyond traditional card options. Credit cards Debt collection Fintech Digital banking Point-of-sale Citigroup JPMorgan Chase Walmart American Express

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your ABM Strategy

For marketing teams to develop a successful account-based marketing strategy, they need to ensure good data is housed within its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. More specifically, updated data can help organizations outline key accounts for their campaigns. And to begin the targeting process, marketing teams must develop an Ideal Customer Profile (ICP) with appropriate firmographic and behavioral data to ensure they’re going after the correct audience.Download this eBook to learn how to start improving your marketing team's data!

Capital One Acquires FinTech Robo-Adviser United Income

PYMNTS

The retirement-focused United Income will now give automated advice as part of Capital One, which is looking to expand its robo-adviser offerings. . Capital One purchased the company for an undisclosed amount after taking a 10 percent stake last year, American Banker reported on Friday (Aug.

[LIVE WEBINAR]: 2019 ATM and Self-service Software Trends and Analysis

ATM Marketplace

Date: September 12th, 2019 | Time: 2:00 PM EST | Duration: 1 Hour | Join us for a webinar with KAL and learn the latest insights from their report. Register now

Bluetooth Security Flaw Makes Data Vulnerable To Attack

PYMNTS

A new Bluetooth security flaw was discovered that could leave users’ data unprotected and open to hackers, The Verge reported on Friday (Aug. The weakness was discovered by researchers who presented their findings at the USENIX Security Symposium.

Is Banking More Than Technology?

CCG Insights

The growing importance of fintech as well as large technology companies threatening to enter financial services and the existential threat these pose for banking has brought on a somewhat philosophical. The post Is Banking More Than Technology? appeared first on CCG Catalyst Consulting Group.

Data-Driven Marketing 101

This eBook highlights how data-driven strategies empower marketing campaigns through personalization tactics.