Asian Consumers are the Driving Force in the Shift to Mobile High Risk Merchant Account Payments

This shift to mobile-first payments has begun. For some time, the number of transactions taking place on desktops and laptops have been moving to mobile. In fact, Dutch e-commerce acquirer and processor, Ayden, revealed in its newest report that 34% of browser-based online transactions globally processed originated from mobile devices in Q4 2015; this report

FDIC Withdraws Hit List of High Risk Merchants

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp (FDIC) has withdrawn a list of merchant types that it had formerly labeled “high risk.” The list included merchants like debt collectors, payday lenders, adult entertainment and others the FDIC felt needed heightened scrutiny. The list was developed as a way to monitor certain types of merchants from taking advantage