Latest report shows EMV technology is now used on 59% of global transactions - up from 42% last year.
Visa wins against Sainsbury's in the battle over interchange fees.
Visa aims to accelerate contactless transition with a dedicated transport programme
PayPal, one of the most popular alternative payment solutions continues to grow with strong third quarter results
Nordic payments processor Nets has received a $5.3 billion takeover offer from US private equity firm Hellman & Friedman.
The UK's new payment system operator has appointed former Nationwide Building Society exec Paul Horlock as chief executive
Walter Merricks, the man spearheading a £14 billion class action lawsuit against Mastercard, has lodged an appeal against the tribunal's decision.
The European Commission is planning a crackdown on the high costs associated with cross-border currency transfers in and out of the euro.
A Tribunal Court judge has blocked a £14 billion class action lawsuit against Mastercard for overcharging customers.
Worldpay is spurning overtures from JP Morgan to carve out a £9.1 billion deal with US card technology group Vantiv.
New forecasts predict that paying by plastic debit will overtake cash in 2018, three years earlier than expected.
French retailer Carrefour is to begin the roll out of LyfPay, a new mobile app resulting from the merger of BNP Paribas-backed Wa! and Credit Mutuel's Fivory.