Venmo transactions are still easily obtained by the public according to computer science student Dan Salmon, who says that he accessed millions of transactions over a six-month period in an effort to raise awareness about privacy on the popular PayPal-owned peer-to-peer payments service.
Currencycloud announced a new API that provides SWIFT gpi tracking of cross-border payments. Historically, the only providers offering cross-border payment tracking were banks. Currencycloud is changing that story, and wants to make payment tracking as simple as package tracking.
Payment Savvy, payment processor known for its no-cost-to-biller model, launched an Open API. The API integrates with many software packages across industries. Payment Savvy finds the API strategy will complement its convenience fee model which makes makes doing business with Payment Savvy easy.