The Numbers Behind Every Visa Transaction
Did you know that 1000+ calculations are performed on every VisaNet transaction? Meet the man behind the math whose work fights fraud on behalf of businesses and cardholders.
Forecast: Mobile Payments Continue to Rise
That’s the combined net worth of the world’s ten wealthiest billionaires, according to Forbes.
It’s also the value of payments people will make using their mobile devices around the globe this year, according to a new report from Juniper Research. That’s a 40% increase over last year – something for those billionaires to envy. For everybody else, this rapid growth in mobile payments is good news. For consumers, merchants and banks, it means we’re seeing the rise of seamless commerce that meshes with today’s mobile lifestyles both in emerging and developed countries.
The shift to secure and reliable electronic payments globally is underpinned by VisaNet, Visa’s digital payments network.
Celebrating 50 years of IBM Mainframe Technology
Visa joins Citi Group, Walmart,First National Bank of South Africa and many other IBM Clients to celebrate 50 years of mainframe technology. Today, IBM celebrates the 50th anniversary of the mainframe at a New York festivity keynoted by Jim McCarthy. IBM has been a longtime partner of Visa, and its mainframes for more than 40 years have played a key role in enabling Visa transactions at a global scale.
Celebrating Canals, Building Bridges
Reflections from WEF Latin America 2014
"The work ahead is significant for the private and public sector to collaborate on meaningful programs to help move people out of poverty and into sustainable livelihoods."
Erin Steinhauer, VP of Financial Inclusion, Visa Inc
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The Inter-American Development Bank, Visa and Other Partners Unveil ConnectAmericas
Inter-American Development Bank, Visa, Google, DHL and Alibaba team up to create ConnectAmericas, an innovative online platform for small and medium-size enterprises in LAC, seeking business contacts, online courses and more.
Spotlight on Mexico: Economic & payment trends that highlight opportunities for shared progress