ACI Worldwide Named Official Service Provider for Pan-European Instant Credit Transfer Scheme by EBA ClearingWednesday, December 14, 2016
LONDON – December 14 2016—ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, has been named by EBA Clearing as one of the ‘frontrunner service providers’ for the pan-European EBA SEPA Instant Credit Transfer Scheme, due to go live in November 2017. The scheme will enable consumers and businesses to make euro credit transfers in real-time between accounts across an international area that will eventually span over 34 European countries. The first pilot banks are expected to start testing as early as Q1 2017.
Monday, December 12, 2016
NAPLES, FLA—December 12, 2016—ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced that it is expanding its presence in Florida—with a continuation of senior-level and business function hires—at its Naples-based global headquarters. To commemorate the expansion, ACI executives including President and CEO Phil Heasley joined the Honorable Rick Scott, Governor of Florida, for an event at ACI’s Naples office earlier today.
Less than Half of U.S. Mass Transit Riders Pay Electronically, According to New ACI Worldwide Data on Mass Transit PaymentsWednesday, December 07, 2016
NAPLES, FLA—December 7, 2016—Cash is the most prevalent method of payment for mass transit riders across the U.S.—and is viewed as the most secure payment method, according to new data from ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW). ACI’s 2016 Mass Transit Payments Survey data*, based on 2,006 riders from the nine largest metropolitan transportation systems in the U.S., shows that there is high consumer demand for alternate payment types, but non-cash payment methods are perceived as less secure than cash.
Online Fraud Attempts In Europe Are Expected To Rise 11 Percent During This Year’s Christmas Shopping Season, Says ACI WorldwideThursday, November 24, 2016
Consumers and online retailers in the UK and Europe need to be on high alert as fraudsters are expected to be out in force as the busiest shopping season of the year gets underway. According to research by global payments company ACI Worldwide, eCommerce retailers in Europe can expect an 11 percent rise in fraudulent activity during the upcoming Christmas shopping season, compared to the same period last year. The predictions are based on an analysis of hundreds of millions of transactions from European online retailers.*
U.S. is the Global Fraud Hotspot, with Online Fraud Attempts Expected to Increase 43% During Peak Holiday Season Due to EMV ShiftTuesday, November 22, 2016
NAPLES, FLA—November 22, 2016—As the busy holiday shopping season approaches, global retailers can expect a 12 percent growth in online fraudulent activity in the upcoming holiday season, compared with the same period last year—and lower ticket prices on fraudster-targeted gifts and products, according to new benchmark data from ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW). The data*, based on hundreds of millions of transactions from retailers globally, provides actionable insights that merchants can leverage to protect against fraudulent activity this holiday season.
AGS Transact Technologies Introduces Universal Payments Capabilities to India in Partnership with ACI WorldwideWednesday, November 16, 2016
Mumbai, November 16, 2016—AGS Transact Technologies Limited, India’s leading end-to-end payment solutions provider for the banking, retail and petroleum sectors, today announced a strategic alliance with ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions. This alliance will bring ACI’s Universal Payments capabilities to the Indian market via a comprehensive cloud-based managed services offering that integrates cross-channel payments, fraud prevention and transaction management capabilities.
ACI Fintech Disruptors Report 2017: Majority of European Banks say Partnering with Fintechs is Essential to Future of Financial Services DeliveryWednesday, November 16, 2016
London, November 16, 2016– A survey of financial institutions, fintech start-ups and ecosystem participants across Europe, Africa and the Middle East has revealed that the convergence between the strategies of fintechs and traditional financial institutions is rapidly gathering pace.
Thursday, November 03, 2016
NAPLES, FLA — November 3, 2016 —ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2016.
Wednesday, November 02, 2016
NAPLES, FL/LONDON – November 2, 2016—ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced it has partnered with Turkish Bank UK to power its Faster Payments offering. The UK-based bank will use ACI’s aggregator service to connect to the UK Faster Payments Scheme – allowing it to process all transfers to and from UK bank accounts instantly. The bank will use the service via ACI’s cloud-based delivery model run from its new European data centre, which opened in Limerick last month.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
London – October 26, 2016 –ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment solutions, was honored at the 2016 FStech Payments Awards on October 20. The UP eCommerce Payments solution, as a leading payments and fraud solution for merchants and payment providers, was recognized in the ‘Best Online Payments Solution (Merchant)’ category.