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Cardstream's latest company news, technology updates and industry insights.

November 18, 2020

Swipen and Cardstream bring ApplePay to e-commerce

Swipen Merchant Services, along with its technology partner, Cardstream, are pleased to provide ApplePay for e-commerce, a safer and more secure way for customers to pay online. With mobile devices ....

November 4, 2020

What is a status page and why should Cardstream use one? 

Transparency continues to be the backbone of how we operate, both internally and externally. This takes on extra importance among our tech-savvy ecommerce Partners and Merchants who appreciate a high ....

November 3, 2020

Cardstream’s 3DSv2 sandbox system

Cardstream's 3D Secure v2 (3DSv2) sandbox system continues to be available to help you prepare for supporting Strong Customer Authentication (SCA). As a part of our ongoing 3DSv2 communications plan ....

October 30, 2020

Which of the SCA deadlines are you working towards?

Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) requirements officially went into effect on September 14th, 2019. On October 16th, 2019, the European Banking Authority announced that the new SCA requirements should be fully ....

October 21, 2020

Banking Circle Lending and Cardstream payment gateway named most innovative FinTech solution

Collaborative SME lending initiative from Banking Circle and Cardstream wins Tech Ascension FinTech Award London, 21st October 2020 – A panel of industry experts has selected Banking Circle’s SME lending ....

August 1, 2020

Website design for happy mobile shoppers – A ‘How To’

Website design for happy mobile shoppers – A ‘How To’ If you’re like the majority of global retailers, you likely see far lower conversions from your mobile shoppers than those ....

July 1, 2020

Unlocking A World Of Sales – How To Go Global With Your eCommerce

Unlocking a world of sales – how to Go Global with your eCommerce Cross-border shopping is growing and cross-border e-Commerce is estimated to reach $1 Trillion in 2020,yet 1 in ....

June 1, 2020

A Lesson In Smartphone Identity Verification From HSBC

A lesson in smartphone identity verification from HSBC HSBC has always been among the most stringent of the Big Four Banks when it comes to security. While TSB only ask ....

May 1, 2020

A future without passwords?

A future without passwords? Today is world password day. So here is a blog on this very topic. 81% of company data breaches are due to poor passwords The average ....

April 1, 2020

Why alternative payment methods are no longer an optional extra

Why alternative payment methods are no longer an optional extra When it comes to method of payment, consumers are now in charge Turn back time to 2009, and consumers were ....