Articles tagged “Worldpay”

$34 Billion Purchase of Worldpay May Shake Up Travel Payments

$34 Billion Purchase of Worldpay May Shake Up Travel Payments

Felice Maranz, Bloomberg

Worldpay is of the biggest players in processing cross-border payments, especially for travel companies. Fidelity National Information Services (FIS) will buy Worldpay in a $34 billion deal that will be one of the largest transactions yet in the fast-consolidating payments sector. But if the merger distracts Worldpay from expanding in emerging markets, rivals might steal share.

4 months ago

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Travelers Are Open to the Internet of Things, Yet Privacy Concerns Persist

Travelers Are Open to the Internet of Things, Yet Privacy Concerns Persist

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The Internet of Things is radically changing the way we travel. A new Worldpay report looks at how consumers feel about these connected technologies, both good and bad. 

2 years ago

Travel Payments Sees $10.4 Billion Merger That Makes Worldpay a Stronger Competitor

Travel Payments Sees $10.4 Billion Merger That Makes Worldpay a Stronger Competitor

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Vantiv's $10.4 billion acquisition of Worldpay creates a payments-processing powerhouse with a huge hand in helping travel businesses boost online and mobile purchases. Due to competition from new rivals, fees are unlikely to spike yet.

2 years ago

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Why a Seamless Payment Strategy Is Key to Selling More Ancillary Services

Why a Seamless Payment Strategy Is Key to Selling More Ancillary Services

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Travel providers who want to provide customers with a seamless travel experience should no longer think of the payment process as an afterthought.

2 years ago

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Three Things to Know About How Chinese Travelers Book Their Trips

Three Things to Know About How Chinese Travelers Book Their Trips

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Travel providers looking to target Chinese travelers need to pay attention to what they want out of a booking experience.

2 years ago

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2017 Prediction: More Travelers Will Embrace Alternative Payment Methods

2017 Prediction: More Travelers Will Embrace Alternative Payment Methods

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The demand for alternative payments will continue to flourish in 2017. The question remains as to whether the industry will be ready to meet the demand.

3 years ago