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October 23, 2023

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September 29, 2023

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September 28, 2023

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Visa Program Combats Friendly Fraud Losses For Small Businesses Globally

Visa

"Visa Inc. spotlighted the evolution of its dispute program, making it easier for merchants to fight first-party misuse, also known as friendly fraud or first-party fraud, for card-not-present transactions...The rule change gives merchants more ways to show a disputed charge is valid and authorized, helping business owners keep money that is rightfully theirs, while protecting legitimate cardholder activity."

September 21, 2023

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September 19, 2023

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September 14, 2023

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Visa Launches Cross-Border Solutions for Businesses Globally

IBS Intelligence

"Visa and Currencycloud, has launched Visa Cross-Border Solutions, delivering cross-border money movement solutions for banks, FinTechs, FX brokers, corporates, and other payment institutions. Visa Cross-Border Solutions combines its homegrown cross-border and cash management capabilities, previously known as ‘Treasury-as-a-Service’, with solutions enabled by its acquisition of Currencycloud."

Visa: A Deep Dive on Solana, a High Performance Blockchain Network

Visa

"Blockchain networks have long been proposed as new innovative payment rails...Over the past year, our team at Visa has been closely following the technical innovation behind blockchain scalability and are encouraged by the significant progress made with both new “layer 2” networks on top of Ethereum, as well as alternative blockchain networks built from the ground up."

September 12, 2023

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Visa Invests in Form3 with a Focus on Reducing Fraud and Increasing Operational Efficiency in Real-Time Payments

Bloomberg

"Form3 today announces that Visa, a world leader in digital payments, has invested in the cloud-native account-to-account platform, which will help Form3 continue its expansion. This funding is in parallel to news that Form3 will provide Visa's clients with access to their best-in-class payments platform, to enable them to modernise their payments' infrastructure."

September 11, 2023

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September 8, 2023

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Visa Research Highlights Emerging Fraud Schemes in Retail and eCommerce

Business Wire

"Visa Inc., a world leader in digital payments, released the Fall 2023 edition of its Biannual Threats Report which highlights emerging fraud schemes targeting the global economy. This edition showcases a significant rise of phishing schemes proliferated through generative AI tools, and a marked increase in enumeration and ransomware."

September 7, 2023

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September 1, 2023

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August 30, 2023

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Visa, Mastercard Prepare to Raise Credit-Card Fees

WSJ

"Visa and Mastercard are planning to increase fees that many merchants pay when they accept customers’ credit cards. The fee increases are scheduled to start in October and April, according to people familiar with the matter and documents viewed by The Wall Street Journal. Many of the increases are for online purchases." [Subscription Required]

August 16, 2023

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August 11, 2023

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Visa Enables On-chain Gas Charge Payment via Credit Card Service

FX Daily Report

"The payment giant VISA is making significant progress in providing convenient blockchain transfers. Hence, it is focusing on providing exclusive services to the clients. In this respect, Visa has recently been operating on a unique solution that permits users to pay on-chain gas charges with the use of Visa cards."

August 10, 2023

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July 26, 2023

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June 28, 2023

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Visa to Acquire Pismo

Visa

"Visa today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Pismo, a cloud-native issuer processing and core banking platform with operations in Latin America, Asia Pacific and Europe, for $1 billion in cash."

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