Bento for Business opens APIs, partners with The Bancorp and launches new products

October, 2017
Source: Banking Technology

Bento for Business opens APIs, partners with The Bancorp and launches new products

US-based expense management solution provider Bento for Business has onboarded new partners and expanded its product line. Bento now offers debit and virtual cards for companies and their employees. Its banking solutions are now supported by The Bancorp Bank and CFSB as well as processors Marqeta and 12C, the company says, “making it the most robust solution […]

Alipay Taps Marqeta to Expedite Payment Acceptance At Retail Locations Across the U.S.

October, 2017
Source: Business Wire

Alipay Taps Marqeta to Expedite Payment Acceptance At Retail Locations Across the U.S.

NEW YORK & OAKLAND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Marqeta, the open API payment card issuing platform, and Alipay, the world’s leading third-party payment platform, have partnered to streamline payment acceptance for millions of Chinese travelers paying with Alipay when shopping in the U.S. Through the partnership, Marqeta’s platform will facilitate the completion of Alipay’s payment process in real-time, […]

Healthcare still struggling to detect insider threats, even years after breaches

October, 2017
Source: Healthcare IT News

Healthcare still struggling to detect insider threats, even years after breaches

Nearly 500,000 patient records were reported breached in September, according to the latest Protenus Breach Barometer.

Hacking accounts for 50% of healthcare breaches in September: 5 report insights

October, 2017
Source: Becker's Health IT & CIO Review

Hacking accounts for 50% of healthcare breaches in September: 5 report insights

There were 46 healthcare breaches disclosed in September, up from 33 breaches in August, according to a Protenus report. The report, which is part of the “Protenus Breach Barometer” monthly series, analyzes healthcare breaches reported to HHS or disclosed to the media during September 2017.

Report: Insider Threats to Patient Data Remain Unnoticed

October, 2017
Source: Healthcare Informatics

Report: Insider Threats to Patient Data Remain Unnoticed

Of the reported healthcare data breach incidents that occurred in September, it took an average of 387 days for healthcare organizations to discover a breach had occurred, according to a report from cybersecurity software company Protenus. There was a substantial uptick in the number of breach incidents reported in the month of September, with almost […]

Marqeta Simplifies Real World Applications For Tokenized Cards And Digital Payments

October, 2017
Source: PYMNTS

Marqeta Simplifies Real World Applications For Tokenized Cards And Digital Payments

The move from plastic to pixels may be a slow one. Changing consumer behavior is no easy feat, as we’ve seen with slow user adoption of Apple Pay at the register. Might technology close the gap between making a new payments method available and spurring people to use it? In an interview with PYMNTS’ Karen […]

Why Do Women Leave the Workforce? Ovia Health Releases Report on the State of Working Motherhood

September, 2017
Source: Yahoo! Finance

Why Do Women Leave the Workforce? Ovia Health Releases Report on the State of Working Motherhood

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ovia Health, the leading women’s health company supporting women as they navigate their most important health and life decisions, today released its inaugural Motherhood in America report. The report, which surveyed nearly 2,000 women, investigates why women decide to leave or remain in the workforce once they have a child. The report identifies […]

How Marqeta Uses Cards To Power Disruption In Lending

September, 2017
Source: PYMNTS

How Marqeta Uses Cards To Power Disruption In Lending

Neither a borrower nor a lender be, the saying goes. Although in a perfect world that might be the way to live life, we live in a world far from that. Instead, we have many would-be borrowers and like-to-be lenders hamstrung to deliver the services that put money into the hands of borrowers, build loyalty […]

Fundbox’s Big Opportunity In Changing The Way Small Businesses Get Paid

September, 2017
Source: Forbes

Fundbox’s Big Opportunity In Changing The Way Small Businesses Get Paid

What it does: Provides short-term financing to small businesses. U.S. small businesses collectively have $825 billion in invoices outstanding, and often struggle with cash flow while waiting to get paid. Fundbox founder and CEO Eyal Shinar thinks he has a solution to that problem: a network that would allow business-to-business payments to happen with the ease of swiping […]