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Retail
From Heineken’s Dumb Phone to T-Pain, ’00s Make a Comeback

From the rise of social networking to a more fractured media...

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Security & Fraud
Senators Press Banks for Better Defenses Against Wire Fraud

The looming specter of wire fraud has spurred lawmakers to press...

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CFO
CFOs’ Top 4 Concerns Reveal Importance of Controlling What’s Controllable

The concerns keeping CFOs awake at night help define their business...

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Payment Methods
Convenience Drives Non-Cash Users to Pay With Card

For consumers no longer carrying wallets full of cash, ease and...

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artificial intelligence
Billion-Dollar Buddies? Forecasting A Boom in the AI Companion Industry

The industry of companion apps and robots powered by artificial intelligence...

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B2B Payments
This Week in B2B: Lending Innovations, AI and Digital Payments 

The B2B landscape is on the cusp of the next era...

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IPO
Report: ShipBob Planning to Launch IPO With $4 Billion Valuation

ShipBob is reportedly planning to launch its initial public offering (IPO)...

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Retail
Shoppers May Ditch Preferred Merchants if Credit Card Surcharges Expand

With consumers struggling under ongoing financial challenges, many may find credit...

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Streaming
Streaming Platforms Navigate Shifting Market Dynamics Amid Subscriber Boom

Netflix’s first-quarter earnings report on Thursday (April 18) paints a picture...

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Apple
EU Regulators Set to Accept Apple’s Proposals on Tap-and-Go Tech

European Union (EU) antitrust regulators are reportedly preparing to approve Apple’s tap-and-go mobile payments...

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Retail
Brazil’s Click-and-Mortar™ Shoppers Underpin Pix and Instant Payments Growth

The rise of the Click-and-Mortar™ shopper in Brazil may give some...

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Earnings
P&G: Shoppers Are Done Trading Down to Private-Label

Many consumers may have traded down to private-label brands in earlier...

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Earnings
Airlines Say Tech Companies Driving Rebound in Business Travel

Business travel has reportedly caught up with the booming business that...

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Blockchain
Making Sense of Why FIs Are Tokenizing Real-World Assets 

The tokenization of real-world assets (RWA) is emerging as more than...

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Cryptocurrency
Tether and Telegram Join Forces to Enable Crypto Payments

Stablecoin issuer Tether has partnered with the TON Foundation to enable...

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Retail
Amazon-Walmart Rivalry for Consumer Retail Spend Turned in 2022

PYMNTS Intelligence has closely watched the two leading U.S. retail giants...

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Earnings
Regions Bank Struggles With Expenses; Bullish On Consumer

Two months after laying off 3% of its workforce, the Birmingham,...

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artificial intelligence
This Week in AI: Proposed Federal Oversight, Cybersecurity, Gaming Development

This week in artificial intelligence (AI) news, Sen. Mitt Romney’s initiative for...

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Security & Fraud
German Agency Criticizes EY’s Audits of Wirecard

A German regulator has reportedly concluded that EY’s audit work and quality...

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Social Commerce
Social Platforms and PayFacs Power Monetization of the Creator Economy

Whether it’s a viral Instagram post, an informative YouTube video, or...

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B2B Payments
The AP/AR Modernization Mandate: From Self-Assessment to Better B2B Payments

Modern technology makes modern business strategies possible. And with the news...

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Apple
Apple Says China Ordered Removal of WhatsApp, Threads From App...

Apple has removed Meta’s WhatsApp and Threads, as well as Telegram...

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Earnings
60% of New Amex Accounts Are Opened by Gen Z,...

Younger, affluent consumers are showing notable resilience when it comes to...

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Regulation
 The Juggling Act That Can Cost Middle-Market Firms $10 Million

This week, an official with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), an...

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Delivery
Forage and Uber Eats Partner on SNAP EBT Grocery Delivery

Forage and Uber Eats have partnered to offer online purchasing and delivery of groceries...

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artificial intelligence
RiseAngle Leverages AI to Streamline Game Development

Game developer RiseAngle has begun harnessing the power of artificial intelligence to streamline...

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Banking
Banks Leverage FinTech Partnerships to Ride Digital Transformation Wave

The digital transformation of banking continues to reshape how financial institutions...

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Healthcare
Synchrony: Addressing Women’s Economic Needs Can Improve Healthcare

Health is wealth, in more ways than one. That’s because disparities...

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B2B Payments
Why the World’s Biggest Buyer Relies on Online B2B Marketplaces

Digitization is increasingly revolutionizing the B2B landscape with streamlined procurement processes,...

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Opinion
Back-to-Basics Data Approach Confronts Increasing Fraud

Whenever there’s economic uncertainty, there’s a corresponding upswing in fraud, said...

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VISA
Click-and-Mortar™ Shopping Expands by 49% In Brazil

Half of Brazilian consumers are adopting Click-and-Mortar™ shopping strategies, and the...

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IPO
FinTech IPO Index Gives Up 6.4% as Platforms Plummet Ahead...

If there was a theme marking the past five days of...

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Retail
Amazon and Walmart Race to Integrate Commerce and Content

As shopping and entertainment become increasingly intertwined, Amazon and Walmart are looking...

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Retail
Nordstrom CEO, President Aim to Take Company Private

Nordstrom CEO Erik Nordstrom and President Pete Nordstrom have told the retailer’s board that they’re interested...

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Acquisitions
Kraken Acquires TradeStation Crypto to Expand Regulatory Licensing in US

Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken is buying TradeStation Crypto, the digital assets unit of TradeStation Group....

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Google
Google Consolidates AI-Building Teams Across Research and DeepMind

Google is consolidating the teams that focus on building artificial intelligence...

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Bank Regulation
Canada’s Federal Budget Aims to Curb Overdraft Fees

Canada’s federal budget, released this week, includes a proposal to limit...

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artificial intelligence
Proposed Federal AI Oversight Plan Faces Hurdles, Experts Say

Sen. Mitt Romney’s call for enhanced federal oversight of artificial intelligence...

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