PYMNTS MonitorEdge May 2024

News & Trends

Healthcare
Women Without Reliable Transportation are 78% More Likely to Delay...

On average, four in five women receive regular preventative medical and...

19 seconds ago
Real-Time Payments
The Clearing House Says Instant Payments Build Better Business Balance...

Cash flow is the lifeblood of any business. That’s why many...

2 mins ago
Digital Payments
New Report: What’s in Gen Z’s Mobile Wallet?

Consumers are embracing digital wallets, and more than 70% of consumers...

2 mins ago
Retail
Heads of Product Report Heavy Toll From Payments Uncertainty

Corporate heads of product drive profitability by setting strategic goals and...

3 mins ago
Blockchain
Inside Deutsche Bank’s Pilot to Use Blockchains to Manage Tokenized...

Digital technology is undoubtedly the spear tip of innovation driving financial...

3 mins ago
artificial intelligence
How AI Helps the Enterprise Collaborate on Sensitive Data

More high-quality data is being produced today than at any other...

3 mins ago
artificial intelligence
OpenAI Co-Founder Ilya Sutskever Starts New AI Firm, Safe Superintelligence

OpenAI’s former science chief/co-founder is launching his own artificial intelligence (AI)...

7 hours ago
Acquisitions
Corpay to Acquire Cross-Border Payments Company GPS Capital Markets

Corporate payments company Corpay is acquiring business-to-business cross-border/treasury management firm GPS...

8 hours ago
Personnel
Citi Sees AI Impacting More Than Half Of All Finance...

Which industry’s job market will be most impacted by artificial intelligence...

8 hours ago
Investments
Payment Network Zilch Aims to Triple Sales After Raising $127...

British payments FinTech Zilch has raised $127 million in debt financing...

9 hours ago
Mobile Applications
Report: Huawei May Exempt WeChat From In-App Transaction Fees

Huawei is reportedly ready to let WeChat operate on Huawei’s mobile...

12 hours ago
Investments
AI Stocks Fall as Investors Grow More Choosy

“Just saying ‘AI’ 15 times is not going to cut it...

14 hours ago
Banking
Starling Bank Takes Debtors To Court Amid UK Watchdog Probe

Starling Bank is reportedly taking several debtors to court amid a...

15 hours ago
Credit Cards
Card Disputes Projected to Jump 40% as Friendly Fraud Persists

Shoppers are reportedly getting increasingly comfortable disputing credit card charges. That’s...

15 hours ago
Technology
Tech Firms Tighten Staff Scrutiny Over China Spying Concerns

Companies in Silicon Valley are reportedly doing more staff vetting over...

16 hours ago
artificial intelligence
Nvidia’s New AI Simulator Could Rev Up Self-Driving Cars

Chip maker Nvidia announced on Monday (June 17) a new type of...

17 hours ago
Retail
1 in 6 Shoppers Choose Merchants Based on Payment Choice

As consumers demand more flexible options at checkout, many shoppers make...

19 hours ago
Cryptocurrency
What Can Shoppers Buy With Crypto? eCommerce Could Have the...

As has played out over and over across the payments landscape,...

24 hours ago
Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity Concerns Test Paris Olympics Preparations

The opening ceremonies of the Paris Olympics are set for just...

1 day ago
Faster Payments
5 Big Ideas: Making the Case for Instant Payments

In recent years, instant, P2P payments have seen a surge in...

1 day ago
artificial intelligence
Are Chatbots the New Face of Financial Customer Service?

Move over, human tellers: artificial intelligence (AI) chatbots may be the...

1 day ago
Connected Economy
Heat Wave? Consumers Cool Off With Digital-First Staycations

As so many people learned back in 2020, digital platforms provide...

1 day ago
SMBs
Main Street Merchants See Light at End of 2024 Tunnel

We’re roughly at the midpoint of 2024, and the midpoint is...

1 day ago
artificial intelligence
Meta Releases AI Models That Generate Both Text and Images

Meta has released five new artificial intelligence (AI) research models, including...

1 day ago
Apple
Report: Apple Turns Focus to Lower-Price Headset Amid Slower Sales

Apple has reportedly paused its work on its next high-end Vision...

1 day ago
Business
Nuvei Shareholders Approve Previously Announced Go-Private Deal

Nuvei has obtained shareholder approval for its previously announced plan for...

1 day ago
Accounts Payable
Otelier Launches AP Automation Product for Hotel Operators

Otelier has launched a product that automates accounts payable (AP) workflows...

1 day ago
Healthcare Financing
PatientPay and Higher Standards Partner on Healthcare-Focused Payment Acceptance Solution

PatientPay and Higher Standards have partnered on a payment acceptance solution...

1 day ago
Gen Z
62% of FinTechs Develop Products With Gen Z Consumers in...

As we recently reported, credit unions (CUs) are aggressively marketing toward...

1 day ago
B2B Payments
4 Personalization Tips for Optimizing B2B Payments

Repeat business is more valuable than ever in today’s challenging operating...

1 day ago
Consumer Insights
1 in 3 Shoppers Wants to Buy Local Products

As retailers look to win customers’ loyalty, PYMNTS Intelligence research finds...

1 day ago
Retail
Brands Unveil Live Events as Consumers Spend More on Experiences

As consumers splurge on experiences while being more conservative in their...

1 day ago
Investments
Kapitus Raises $45 Million to Expand Small Business Financing Options

Kapitus has closed a $45 million investment-grade corporate note financing and...

1 day ago
Partnerships
Allianz Trade and BPL Launch Solution to Digitalize Enquiry Management

Allianz Trade and BPL have teamed up to help underwriters and...

1 day ago
Acquisitions
Zuora Acquires Sub(x) to Offer AI-Powered Subscriber Intelligence

Subscription management company Zuora is acquiring Sub(x), an AI solution for media/publishing firms. The...

1 day ago
Digital Banking
Treasury Prime Partner Marketplace Adds FS Vector’s Compliance Training Resources

The Treasury Prime Partner Marketplace now includes FS Vector’s regulatory compliance...

1 day ago
Banking
Nonbank Lenders Pose Risks to Traditional Banks as Private Credit...

Coming into 2024, PYMNTS spotlighted the appeal of private credit, also...

1 day ago
Loyalty & Rewards
Starbucks and Marriott Team on Loyalty Rewards

Starbucks has teamed with Marriott’s marketplace Bonvoy to offer benefits to...

2 days ago