Trackers

PYMNTS Data and analytics

industry trackers

Our data and analytics team has developed a number of creative methodologies and frameworks that measure and benchmark the innovation that’s reshaping the payments and commerce ecosystem.

B2B API

OCTOBER 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE OCTOBER TRACKER

An interview with Oded Vakrat, cofounder and CEO of Earny, about how the app finds savings on consumer goods and how it can change the way consumers and retailers connect during the post-purchase stage of a transaction.

A directory complete with profiles of 40 top platform providers from the B2B API space.

Notable headline and trends from around the space, including insights on the rising role of virtual cards in B2B payments, recent investment activity in payment companies and how banks are integrating B2B technology to offer customers new payment capabilities.

credit union

September 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE SEPTEMBER TRACKER

PYMNTS speaks with Doug Marshall, senior vice president of retail for Boeing Employees Credit Union.

Notable headlines from around the credit union space, including the latest on partnerships and mergers from credit unions.

Developer

august 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE AUGUST TRACKER

Profiles for 267 players in the space, including 10 additions.

An interview with a trio of AR and VR executives about the results of Apple’s AR kit announcement

Notable news updates, including recent developments surrounding loyalty programs from software developers.

DIGITAL BANKING

SEPTEMBER 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE SEPTEMBER TRACKER

Profiles of more than 200 companies, including seven new additions: Automated Systems, Inc., Cleo, Douugh, Finacus Solutions, Honeydue, Personetics and Qapital.

Julian Sawyer, COO of U.K.-based startup Starling Bank, on how the company works to use technology and partnerships to set itself apart from a crowded digital banking field.

Notable recent news from around the space, including new efforts to use AI-powered virtual assistants, like Amazon’s Alexa and Apple’s Siri, to power digital banking tools

DIGITAL IDENTITY

SEPTEMBER 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE SEPTEMBER TRACKER

A conversation with Hari Gopalkrishnan, managing director of consumer facing platforms and technology for Bank of America.

Rankings of the top providers in the space and profiles of 130 players.

The latest news and headlines from around the space.

Disbursements

OCTOBER 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE OCTOBER TRACKER

An interview Bryan Leach, CEO of Ibotta, about reinventing the cash back experience through a mobile app.

A directory and profiles of over 60 providers offering services related to payment networks, methods and use segments, including 10 new additions.

Notable headlines from around the space, including developments in virtual cards, P2P payments, payment infrastructure and more.

FASTER PAYMENTS

OCTOBER 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE OCTOBER TRACKER

Recent stories from across the faster payments landscape, including news from NACHA, Xoom, Vantiv, WorldRemit and other players in the space.

An interview with Melissa Lowry, vice president of marketing and branding for Early Warning’s Zelle Network, about how the bank-backed service is disrupting the P2P payment space and the new market opportunities that businesses can tap into for faster payment solutions.

FINANCIAL INCLUSION

march 2016 TRACKER

The PYMNTS.com Financial Inclusion TrackerTM, powered by Mozido, is designed provide governments, financial institutions, telecoms, retailers, and others interested in understanding the financial inclusion landscape, an organizing framework for evaluating the many players that provide digital financial inclusion services to underbanked and unbanked populations around the world.

INTELLIGENCE OF THINGS

SEPTEMBER 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE SEPTEMBER TRACKER

Profiles of over 200 companies, including 10 new players.

An interview with Lindsay Cook, VP of product marketing for Fitbit, about the company’s new Ionic smartwatch that allows users to make contactless payments.

The latest news IoT-related developments on smart cities, devices and more.

MOBILE ORDER-AHEAD

September 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE SEPTEMBER TRACKER

An interview with Bob Hughes, chief operating officer for the New York Racing Association.

A directory complete with profiles of 62 of the top mobile-order ahead apps, including six additions.

Notable news and trends from around the space, including headlines on new mobile apps hitting the market.

MPOS

October 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE OCTOBER TRACKER

A look at the quickly evolving mPOS space and the latest news on new internationally-minded merchant mPOS solutions.

Raise founder and CEO George Bousis on how the company is using a mobile marketplace to get value out of unwanted gift cards.

The latest headlines and trends from around the mPOS world.

OMNICOMMERCE

august 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE AUGUST TRACKER

Profiles for 91 of the biggest players in the space, including six additions.

Notable news updates, including recent headlines surrounding big-box retailers investing in omnichannel solutions.

An interview with Bill Quinn, vice president of digital commerce at Hibbett Sports.

PAYMENTS AS A SERVICE

September 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE SEPTEMBER TRACKER

An interview with Closetbox CEO Marcus Mollmann who describes how the arrival of his twin children inspired him to create the on-demand storage business.

The latest news from around the PaaS world, including developments in EMV compliance, streamlining checkouts, omnichannel solutions and more.

A provider directory with profiles of more than 90 players in the space.

PAYMENTS POWERING PLATFORMS

october 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE OCTOBER TRACKER

A directory complete with profiles of 78 platform providers, including six new providers.

Notable headline and trends from around the space, including news on new platform payment expansions.

An interview with Krish Subramanian, co-founder and CEO of Chargebee.

UNATTENDED RETAIL

august 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE AUGUST TRACKER

An interview with Patrick McMullan, president and COO of Three Square Markets, about the company’s controversial move to implant microchips in employees allowing workers to pay for snacks and beverages, unlock doors and more.

Profiles and rankings of over 100 players in the space, including 10 new entries.

Notable news from around the space, including headlines about new self-service and automated solutions for vending machines, public transportation and payment technology.

X-BORDER PAYMENTS OPTIMIZATION

june 2017 TRACKER

INSIDE THE JUNE TRACKER

Profiles of more than 155 influential cross-border players.

An interview with Tomas Likar, VP of strategy and business development for Hyperwallet, about the need for streamlining cross-border payouts.

The latest developments throughout the world of cross-border payments, including trends that are shaping B2B cross-border payouts.

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