VISA Reports Healthy Payment Metrics

For VISA Cards, US and Int’l payment volume growth held steady in the quarter. US purchase volume growth (+10% YoY) remained steady at last quarter’s level as tailwinds from the Chase credit portfolio conversion (from MA) were somewhat shadowed by slight deceleration in debit volume growth (likely a result of lower gas prices). International payment […]

Is Apple Pay a Threat to VISA ?

Silicon Valley innovator Apple Inc has unveiled Apple Pay electronic Payment Platforms using SmartPhones and NFC threatening older and established players like VISA and MasterCard. We analyzed on if it will be a threat in disrupting the card payment industry and here is our finding. Unlike PayPal, Apple Pay is not a P2P Payment mechanism. […]

Bank of Baroda Launches Signature VISA Card with Chip

Bank of Baroda’s (BOB) subsidiary – BOBCARDS has launched Bobcard Signature Card in affiliation with VISA. The card was launched by the bank to commemorate the 19th Foundation Day of BOBCARDS. Bobcard Signature Card is designed to suit the lifestyle and status of the super premium segment. As required by the latest RBI Guidelines, the […]