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Crypto Credit Cards: Behind the Numbers

Crypto Credit Cards: Behind the Numbers

One of the biggest perks of having millions of cards in the market is being able to aggregate and analyze the transactional data. This enables the analysts to glean meaningful and relevant, real-world information from which issuers, fintechs, and end users can use to inform their appetite for product development and product adoption. In a […]

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Regulatory Showdowns Looming for BNPL, Crypto and Swipe Fees

Regulatory Showdowns Looming for BNPL, Crypto and Swipe Fees

i2c president, Jim McCarthy, recently joined PYMNTS CEO, Karen Webster, for a discussion to hear his take on regulatory showdowns for several trending topics in payments. This blog post is republished from a PYMNTS.com/i2c Inc. interview originally published on PYMNTS.com   For two years now, a furiously digitizing financial sector has read regulatory signals across […]

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2021: The Year of ADAPTABILITY

2021: The Year of ADAPTABILITY

Republished from PYMNTS.com eBook: 2021: The Year Of… Over the last year, as economies tentatively reopened amid multiple spikes in new COVID variants, we saw a continued shift to eCommerce and a growing willingness to adopt new digital payment methods and experiences. Perhaps to the surprise of many, businesses mostly managed to plow through and […]

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What Is Banking as a Service?

What Is Banking as a Service?

Banking as a Service, or BaaS, refers to an ecosystem where licensed banks enable other businesses (usually non-banks) to integrate banking services into their existing products, providing a seamless customer experience for end users. Multiple tools and systems are at work behind the scenes of every banking service and transaction, silently and efficiently helping customers […]

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Executive Insight: From the i2c + PYMNTS Cryptocurrency Report

Executive Insight: From the i2c + PYMNTS Cryptocurrency Report

i2c Inc. and PYMNTS.com collaborated on a recent report, The Cryptocurrency Payments Opportunity: Driving Crypto Adoption and Use Around the Globe, which examines how attitudes and perceptions of cryptocurrencies are changing worldwide. i2c’s president, Jim McCarthy, gives his take on a few questions around the crypto topic. Be sure to download the report for even […]

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Creating a “Culture of Resiliency” to Combat Increasing Payment System Outages

Creating a “Culture of Resiliency” to Combat Increasing Payment System Outages

We’ve all seen the headlines. Corporate giants with lots of resources experiencing system downtime with far-reaching effects. So, what is happening here? The Federal Reserve system outage alone delayed hundreds of billions of dollars in transactions. What could downtime be costing you in transaction volume? Find out with the  i2c Reliability Calculator! A historic surge […]

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