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Dynamics introduces branded magnetic stripe on Longaberger ePlate Visa

Dynamics, a company that designs and manufactures intelligent battery-powered payment devices and payment platforms, recently introduced the first fully branded magnetic stripe on the newly issued Longaberger ePlate Visa card. The previously plain magnetic stripe has been integrated into the card design and features the company’s signature... Read More...

Qubit to open new office in New York City

Customer experience management platform Qubit announced on Tuesday that, as a result of the company’s 240 percent year-over-year growth, it will open a new office in New York City to provide enhanced support to professionals seeking to boost conversion rates. Qubit helps marketers and e-commerce professionals boost conversion rates through AB... Read More...

BofA Merrill Lynch, U.S. Trust launch program to align investor values with investments

Bank of America’s investment businesses launched a new program last week to help clients align their investments with their environmental, social and governance values. "One of the most pronounced trends we’ve seen in recent years is the call for wealth to have a productive impact on our environment, our communities and our society broadly,... Read More...

U.S. regulators revise risk retention rule to address financial industry concerns

Six federal agencies issued on Wednesday a revised proposed rule meant to align the Dodd-Frank Act’s risk retention requirement with a recent CFPB underwriting rule and address concerns by the financial industry. The proposal revises a proposed rule issued in 2011 by the Federal Reserve, Department of Housing and Urban Development, FDIC,... Read More...

NCUA grants to allow low-income CUs to expand services, product offerings

The National Credit Union Administration said on Wednesday that the grants it provides will help more low-income credit unions expand services, provide members with educational opportunities and offer new loan products. One hundred twenty-six low-income credit unions are set to receive $871,597 in funding through the 2013 Community Development... Read More...

New service allows tenants to pay rent via mobile devices

TSYS’ ProPay announced on Wednesday a new service to allow tenants to pay rent via their mobile devices, as well as communicate with their property management company and submit maintenance requests. The service is available instantly through any smartphone device, and no login or app download is required. “There are almost 50 million... Read More...

OCC publishes newsletter for banks on doing business in Native American communities

The OCC published its latest Community Developments Investments newsletter on Wednesday, explaining how banks can use federal programs to promote economic development in Native American territories. “By helping banks better understand the economic and banking landscapes in Indian Country, and by presenting examples of how other banks and... Read More...

MasterCard names Raja Rajamannar as chief marketing officer

MasterCard announced on Tuesday that Raja Rajamannar has been named to the position of chief marketing officer, where he will be responsible for the company’s advertising, sponsorships, promotions, research and marketing initiatives. Rajamannar, who previously served as the executive vice president and chief transformation officer at... Read More...

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