Headline News from PaymentsNews.com – October 17, 2016

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  • Apple Pay arguments against Oz banks ‘superficial and unconvincing’ – Payments Cards and Mobile – “Apple would naturally prefer to deal with card issuers on an individual basis using the ‘take it or leave it’ approach that it has used successfully in other countries. However, its arguments against the collective negotiation are superficial and unconvincing,” the banks said in their response.”
  • Korean Credit Card Giant to Integrate Blockchain Identity Service – Coindesk – “The service will be based on what Coinplug calls FidoChain, a “private blockchain technology” aimed at providing a distributed means of verifying and maintaining digital identities. KB Koomkin Card, a subsidiary of KB Koomkin Bank, plans to complete its integration by the end of this year.”


  • American Express Launches “Amex for Developers” Portal – “American Express (NYSE: AXP) today announced the launch of Amex for Developers, a new portal providing a single point of access to company APIs and developer resources in such categories as payment services, customized experiences, data intelligence and fraud prevention. The portal is launching with an initial set of products; ongoing releases are expected to include additional products in new categories.”
  • Nautilus Hyosung America Launches Industry’s First Mobile App for ATM Operators and Distributors – “Nautilus Hyosung America (Hyosung), the largest and fastest growing ATM provider in the United States, today announced the availability of its new, patent-pending mobile application, for the ISO/IAD channel. MoniMobile allows ATM operators and distributors to manage Hyosung ATMs remotely with the greatest level of ease and efficiency.”


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