Tag: UnionPay

UnionPay Continues Its Quest For Global Dominance With Europe Card Launch

UnionPay is one of the dominant market leaders when it comes to cashless payments in China. SIX Payment Services, together with UnionPay and Bank of China, have launched a new credit card for Chinese travelers. This new card offers the same comfort as a traditional UnionPay card, but it will allow European merchants to benefit from the purchasing power Chinese travelers bring to the table. The New Europe Card For …
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UnionPay and IBM Tap Blockchain To Solve Unspent Loyalty Points Problem

The blockchain can herald significant changes in many different industries affecting our daily lives. UnionPay and IBM are exploring distributed ledgers to exchange loyalty bonus points. An interesting concept, to say the least, especially when considering a working prototype has been demonstrated. More importantly, this concept works across multiple banks, giving it an immediate mainstream appeal. Another Validation of Blockchain Technology It is apparent that┬áblockchain will be making headway in …
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UnionPay Trumps Visa In Payment Value Processed During 2015

Credit cards are the most common type of payment method found in the world today. While most people know companies such as Visa and MasterCard by heart, neither of these is the market leader. New research by RBRB goes to show UnionPay is the largest card company in the world based on value processed. UnionPay Takes The Reigns From Visa The name UnionPay has been making waves in the financial …
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Uphold Brings Bitcoin Exchange Platform To China UnionPay Users

When it comes to making Bitcoin more accessible to consumers, there is a variety of ways to achieve this goal. One thing consumers can appreciate is an experience that does not involve too much hassle. At the same time, the faster they can buy and sell Bitcoin, the better. Whether or not Uphold will provide that service, remains to be seen, but the company has launched in China and will …
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