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Wirex Launches Global Brand Campaign After Becoming Mastercard Principal Member

LONDON, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Just two weeks after becoming Mastercard’s first crypto-native principal member, pioneering payments platform Wirex have launched their first global TV brand campaign.

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The Future of Facebook’s Cryptocurrency and Negative Interest Rates

With tons of regulatory uncertainty and reports that some key partners are having second thoughts, will Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) still move forward with its Libra cryptocurrency? And negative interest rates are more prevalent than you might think around the world, but what would happen if they came to the U.S.

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Alipay’s Long Game — Global Expansion?

Alipay’s Long Game — Global Expansion?

Click here to read the full article. Alipay is one of the dominant forces in Chinese mobile payments solutions, but its ultimate goal, like with any payments company, is global expansion. This most noticeably came to the worlds attention when Alibaba secured a major expansion into the U.K.

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10 Credit Card Words You Should Understand

Do you know these important credit card terms? If not, you might not understand what you’re paying to use your credit card. The world of credit cards is filled with technical-sounding terms. You’ll come across them when youre looking for a new credit card. You’ll see them in the terms and conditions of the cards […]

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Facebook vs. Twitter

Facebook(NASDAQ: FB) andTwitter(NYSE: TWTR) have defined the social media sector since its early days. The two companies together pioneered many of the social media concepts that have become part of the mainstream lexicon, including trending topics, the news feed, and even liking something.

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European Central Bankers Claim Oversight Over Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

European Central Bankers Claim Oversight Over Facebook’s Cryptocurrency

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Three European central bankers are claiming oversight over Facebook’s planned virtual currency to ensure it will not jeopardize the financial system or be used to launder money.

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Facebook’s Libra Coin Likely to Run a Regulatory Gauntlet

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO(Reuters) – Facebook Inc will face unprecedented regulatory scrutiny over a new digital currency that the social media company hopes will become globally recognized legal tender within a year.

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Why Global Payments Buying Tsys Is ‘More Defensive Than Offensive’

Why Global Payments Buying Tsys Is ‘More Defensive Than Offensive’

Its the third mega-merger this year in the payments industry: Global Payments (GPN) is acquiring Total System Services (TSS) in a 21.5 billion all-stock deal, the companies announced on Tuesday.

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Facebook Crypto Project Seals $10M Investment Each From Visa, Mastercard, Paypal, Uber

Facebook has allegedly sealed backing from over a dozen firms that include Visa, Mastercard, PayPal and Uber for its soon-to-be-unveiled cryptocurrency project. The news was reported by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) on June 13.

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Amazon Ventures Further Into Credit Card Industry With Synchrony Partnership

Amazon AMZN opened Monday up over 4 after announcing its new Amazon Store Card Credit Builder. Partnered with Synchrony Bank SYF, the card will be marketed to those with low credit scores who would have a hard time getting a standard credit card from major providers such as Visa V or American Express AXP.

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30 Greatest Threats to Your Retirement

Saving for retirement is difficult enough if all goes according to plan. However, individuals often encounter serious speed bumps on the road to retirement wealth. Although one of these issues on its own might not spell disaster, taken together, these obstacles can derail even the soundest retirement plans.

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Facebook’s Shady Bitcoin Killer Crypto ‘GlobalCoin’ Is Coming 2020

Facebook’s Shady Bitcoin Killer Crypto ‘GlobalCoin’ Is Coming 2020

Facebook’s rumored cryptocurrency, codenamed ‘GlobalCoin’, is coming in 2020 according to the BBC. | Photo by Amy Osborne / AFP By CCN: Facebooks cryptocurrency ambitions could translate into reality as soon as next year.

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