Wirex has partnered with payments processing technology firm i2c to launch a new multiple cryptocurrency-backed prepaid card in the US.
Moving past the myths of payments innovation was the subject of a recent PYMNTS webinar that featured Karen Webster and Amir Wain, founder and CEO of i2c, an integrated commerce and smart payments firm. “The cost of [not] innovating is extremely, extremely high,” Wain said….
In a webinar capping off a yearlong study, i2c CEO Amir Wain discusses what any FI — no matter how much of a legacy and tradition it might have — should do to survive and thrive with a solid focus on innovation around the customer…
Successful innovation is all about operationalization. The good news is that the path to operationalizing innovation looks remarkably similar for all financial institutions (FIs).
The new hire underscores the company’s commitment to deepening its strategic relationships with partner organizations in the payments ecosystem and accelerating demand for i2c’s technology and services.
As vice president and head of Global Strategic Partnerships, Mr. Dargan will be responsible for generating new business opportunities through key strategic partner channels, including card networks, BIN sponsor banks, consulting firms, and systems integrators.
The calendar shows 2018 is half over – but, of course, innovation within the payments space follows no timetable. PYMNTS asked several stakeholders across processing, banking, digital payments and other areas to share what trends shaped the first half of the year, and how they…
What does offering top-notch customer experience mean in the digital age? Research from PYMNTS reveals the most innovative FIs know that providing exceptional service to their consumer base comes down to focusing on three key components: user experience, digital technology and data analytics.
Speed to market and making decisions on the fly – no easy task when it comes to payments innovation. The process is smoothed a bit with sandboxes, as i2c VP of Product Management Lisa Fugate tells Karen Webster.
According to the latest Innovation Readiness Playbook, sandbox tests are a favorite tool of top innovators. That’s because these tests are designed to provide a closed environment in which FIs can experiment with new features and products before commercial release, helping to ensure success and…
Top-performing FIs foster a culture of innovation that helps them lead the way in customer relationships — the sticky kind — as noted in our latest Data Drivers. Technology is part of the equation (and so are sandboxes), i2c’s Lisa Fugate, VP of Product Management,…
“Joe’s deep understanding of sales and marketing functions, intense focus on customer success, and track record of delivering high-growth results make him a perfect fit,” said Amir Wain, i2c founder and CEO.
i2c announces the appointment of Joseph DeRosa as executive vice president of Global Sales and Marketing.
Market dynamics in payments are being redefined by changing consumer expectations and technology adoption, and 2018 is proving to be a critical year for banks and card issuers looking to be their customers’ brand of choice.
Financial technology company i2c Inc. based in California announced its intentions Tuesday. The company says jobs will be posted in a few weeks, with the center opening mid-2018.
i2c plans to open its second North American operations center in Omaha by this summer and employ about 300 people within a year, with hiring to start next week.
The operations center for i2c will be the company’s second in North America, after it opened a similar center in Montreal in 2016. Over four years, the company said it will invest $30 million in Omaha.
When it comes to innovation, the newly published PYMNTS Innovation Readiness Playbook reveals that mid-sized FIs are missing the mark – and are not only failing to keep up with both big banks, but also emerging FinTech challengers.
With the right strategy, technology, and investments Financial institutions (FIs) can follow a path to victory, regardless of size, says Lisa Fugate, i2c’s VP of Product Marketing, in a in a webinar hosted by PYMNTS.com’s Karen Webster. The Bank Innovation Readiness Index, Top Payments Performer…
i2c’s platform is accessed via API integration, which Stack says gives it the ability to expand product functionality and roll out payments solutions. Stack will also use i2c’s integrated voice response system (IVR) for self-serve customer service options.