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Cardstream's latest press releases, company news and industry insights.

August 2, 2022

The History of E-Commerce

Online payments have revolutionised how we shop, and the history of E-commerce is often closely linked to the history of the internet. In 2022, E-commerce is expected to pass $5 ....

July 26, 2022

Alternative Payment Methods (APMs)

The past ten years has seen a boom in the variety of ways that we can pay for goods and services. Instead of relying on credit cards and cash, Alternative ....

July 18, 2022

All About Crypto

A cryptocurrency is a type of virtual or digital currency secured via cryptography. This means it is nearly impossible to counterfeit. Cryptocurrency is becoming increasingly more accepted by Merchants and ....

July 12, 2022

Amazon Prime Day

Amazon’s annual exclusive sale is set to take place on the 12th and 13th of July. Unlike most high-profile sales, the deals on offer are only for users who have ....

July 5, 2022

Summer Payment Trends

June marks the beginning of summer for the Northern Hemisphere, and with that comes a shift in Summer payment trends. With 2022 being the first restriction-free summer the UK and ....

July 4, 2022

Cardstream Announces “Tech of the Future” Win at the PayTech Awards

Already recognised as a leading global white-label Payment Gateway, Cardstream has continued its awards run with a win at FinTech Future’s “PayTech Awards.” Taking place on Friday 1 July 2022, ....

June 28, 2022

The Cost of Payments

When a Merchant signs up for online payments, they are charged a fee for each transaction that is made. This fee can be one of two pricing models, known as ....

June 21, 2022

Festival Payment Trends

2022 is the first year back for many festivals and navigating payments in a world still feeling the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic may seem daunting. So, in an ever-changing ....

June 15, 2022

How Do Online Payments Work?

The world of E-commerce is growing at an exponential rate, and we often take for granted how easy it is to click, buy, and receive virtually any product. Online payments ....

June 7, 2022

The Sunset of 3-D Secure v1

3-D Secure v1.x.x will be decommissioned by the 18th of October 2022. This will be replaced by EMV® 3-D Secure. Cardstream is on hand to assist Partners and Merchants navigate ....