NFC World: CU Wallet signs up 65 credit unions for QR mobile payments

CU Wallet, a mobile payments platform developed for US credit unions and majority owned by its cooperative members, has been adopted by 65 credit unions with a combined total of more than seven million customers, the company reports.

The platform will enable credit unions to offer QR code-based mobile payments services to members on a white-label basis. Suppliers include PaydiantDoubleBeam and CheckAlt.


Global Banking & Finance Review: Mobile Payments - Let Battle Commence

The stage is set for an almighty scrap.

With the value of global mobile payments accelerating from $235 billion in 2013 to $325 billion this year (according to Gartner), new and existing players are redoubling their efforts to carve out a role for themselves.

And as market observers have spotted, this particular gold rush has a characteristic never before displayed.  There are not just two, three or four different industries in competition, but six.  Financial institutions (including banks), retailers like Amazon and many others, wireless network operators, traditional payment service providers and mobile rivals are all busily creating platforms, devising apps and gathering customers in preparation for a sustained battle for supremacy.


MEDIA ADVISORY - Paydiant Executive to Speak on Mobile Payments for Retailers at Omnichannel Marketing Conference


WELLESLEY, MA, June 16, 2014 Paydiant executive Jed Rice will participate in a panel discussion on mobile payments at the Omnichannel Marketing Conference taking place at the Aronoff Center in Cincinnati, Ohio on June 17-18th.  This year’s event brings together the entire spectrum of companies building the retail marketing ecosystem - retailers, technology vendors, payment processors, mobile developers, data providers, advertisers, agencies, and investors - to focus on connecting online and offline channels at retail.


MEDIA ADVISORY - Paydiant Co-Founder to Speak on Mobile Payments at Two Investment Conferences This Week


WELLESLEY, MA, June 9, 2014 — Paydiant co-founder Chris Gardner will address two investment industry conferences this week in San Francisco to discuss the future of mobile payment and wallet technologies:  

3rd Annual Credit Suisse Future of Payments & Commerce

June 10 – 11, Fairmount San Francisco


MEDIA ADVISORY - Paydiant Co-Founder Chris Gardner to Speak at Mobile Payments & Commerce Innovation Summit


Joins opening panel discussion on how mobile wallets are changing the customer experience

WELLESLEY, MA, June 6, 2014 Paydiant co-founder Chris Gardner will participate on a panel discussion about mobile wallets at the 7th Mobile Payments & Commerce Innovation Summit taking place in San Francisco June 9-10 at the Parc 55 Wyndham Hotel.  The panel discussion, which opens the conference programming, runs from 1:10 – 2:00 pm on Monday, June 9th.  

Gardner will be joined on the panel by executives from Merchant Warehouse, First Data and Blackhawk Network Gift Card Exchange. The discussion will focus on how merchants and banks can extend mobile and payment technologies to move beyond transactions into services and expanded infrastructure, promotions, commerce and management services.  The session will be moderated by Dustin Young, vice president for mobile product at Vantiv.


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