Visa B2B Connect blockchain transaction platform launches globally

Visa’s B2B Connect, a blockchain-based transaction platform for businesses, is now officially online globally. Built in partnership with IBM using...

June 12th, 2019 Tom Li

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Visa and PayPal become better pals in Canada

Visa and PayPal are expanding their partnership in Canada to allow customers more ways to move money between accounts, and...

May 9th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Visa Direct payments service expanded in Canada

Visa is making sure that the days of paper cheques are numbered in Canada by expanding its Visa Direct push...

May 8th, 2018 Brian Jackson

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Toronto’s reputation for AI and beauty on display at Techstars Demo Day

Judging by Techstars Toronto demo day, Managing Director Sunil Sharma had a very productive Web Summit in Lisbon. It was...

April 19th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Visa’s chief risk officer shares the company’s four pillars of payment security

As the chief risk offer at Visa Inc., Ellen Richey knows a thing or two about data security. After all,...

February 15th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Fitbit Ionic smart watch to launch new mobile payments service

Fitbit is entering the mobile payments market with a branded featured called Fitbit Pay on its new Fitbit Ionic device...

August 28th, 2017 Brian Jackson

How popular are mobile payments in Canada, anyway?

Only 12 per cent of Canadian smartphone owners have used their phones to make an NFC payment, according to Visa...

August 18th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Visa, FICO turn to location-tracking smartphone apps to reduce credit card fraud

Canadian banks may soon be deploying a new tool in response to rising credit card fraud - geo-location data from...

March 18th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Visa becomes a technology platform company with new open model

SAN FRANCISCO — Visa Inc. launched Visa Developer on Thursday, signalling a shift to a new model of doing business...

February 5th, 2016 Brian Jackson