Visa signs up new merchants for Checkout

Visa announced a number of merchants in the US, Australia and Canada which have joined its Checkout service. Checkout is designed to reduce the time taken by consumers for completing mobile and online transactions. In addition to announcing the new …

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Amex, Jawbone join forces on payments

Wearables firm Jawbone struck a deal with credit card giant American Express in the US whereby users can tap-and-pay in locations such as shops and restaurants using a virtual card loaded on the forthcoming UP4, a NFC-enabled fitness tracker, that …

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Amex, Jawbone to announce payments alliance

Credit card giant American Express and wearables firm Jawbone will later this week take the wraps off a deal whereby customers can tap-and-pay in shops and restaurants using a virtual card on an NFC-based fitness band, according to The Wall …

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Visa sets new target for Checkout

Visa plans to launch Checkout, its latest effort to crack mobile and online payments, in 16 countries by end-2015, following an initial deployment in US, Canada and Australia in July last year. This year’s rollout includes Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, …

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