Tag: E-commerce

Transaction Laundering Becomes The New Form of Online Fraud

New forms of fraud and misbehavior are becoming more prominent in the payments industry as of late. The rise of e-commerce is a positive development, but it also increases the risk of transaction laundering. To make matters worse, very few payment processors can pick up on this new threat, as it usually goes by unnoticed. Transaction Laundering Is A Grave Threat To Payment Processors To put this news into perspective, …
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Online Grocery Shopping Is Not That Popular In Europe

In this day and age of e-commerce and online shopping, one would expect to find just about anything they want for sale on the Internet. But despite the growing number of e-commerce platforms, Europe remains behind the curve by quite a margin. In fact, based on value share for purchasing goods online, South Korea has the world’s largest market. Europe Is On The Fence About E-commerce New research┬áby Kantar Worldpanel …
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Stripe Now Offers Mobile and Bitcoin Payment Processing To Singaporean Retailers

Stripe is one of those companies which can put Bitcoin the global map. The company offers merchant services to companies all over the world who want to venture into the world of cryptocurrency. In recent weeks, the company has finalized part of its expansion plan, and the service is now available in Singapore as well. Singapore Welcomes Stripe As An E-Commerce Player E-Commerce is a booming market in Asia these …
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Spending Bitcoin Remains A Problem Due To Merchant And Consumer Stagnation

Although the number of places to spend Bitcoin continues to increase, a lot of people are still not finding what they are looking for. Granted, some of the more eccentric requests will be difficult to fulfill with Bitcoin. But it also appears the majority of Bitcoin-accepting merchants are found in very similar sectors. What will it take to make Bitcoin acceptance more widespread? Bitcoin Merchant Adoption Stagnates, Sort Of There …
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