News from eta A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle.

Latest

Aug 15, 2019, 10:30 ET Jodie L. Kelley named CEO of the Electronic Transactions Association

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today named Jodie L. Kelley as its new Chief Executive Officer. Kelley is currently Senior Vice...


Aug 06, 2019, 15:21 ET ETA/TSG U.S. Spending Snapshot: Spending Growth Robust in the First Quarter of 2019

Year-over-year consumer spending growth, via electronic payments like debit cards, credit cards and mobile payments, remained strong at five and a...


Jun 11, 2019, 12:41 ET Payments Technology Leaders to Speak about the Expanding SMB Market for Payment Products and Services at TRANSACT Tech Atlanta

What: TRANSACT Tech Atlanta, produced by the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), is a one-day conference for payments professionals focused on ...


May 01, 2019, 11:45 ET ETA Honors Payments Leaders with 2019 Star Awards

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) announced the winners of the 2019 Star Awards at the Visa President's Dinner and Star Awards Gala at...


Apr 30, 2019, 10:42 ET ETA/TSG U.S. Spending Snapshot: Consumer Spending Via Electronic Payments Sees Growth in Q4 2018 Year-Over-Year

Despite lower year-over-year gas prices and reduced year-over-year sales in certain merchant categories, overall spending growth via electronic...


Apr 09, 2019, 09:08 ET ETA Announces Star Awards Finalist

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today announced that O.B. Rawls, President of Payment Processing North America at payments provider...


Mar 14, 2019, 11:11 ET Google Pay to Discuss Partnerships in Frictionless and Voice-Enabled Commerce at TRANSACT

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today announced that Google's director of emerging platforms, Spencer Spinnell will join Amy Zirkle for ...


Feb 28, 2019, 09:15 ET ETA and Worldpay to Launch Payments' NexTen for Payments Technology Startups at TRANSACT

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) and Worldpay will bring ten Startups to TRANSACT, the world's largest payments technology event, for a...


Feb 26, 2019, 08:55 ET ETA Announces 2019 Forty Under 40: Gamechangers of the Payments Technology Industry

The Electronic Transaction Association (ETA) today announced the 2019 Forty Under 40 honorees, which recognizes the gamechangers of the payments...


Feb 14, 2019, 13:30 ET ETA Announces First Companies to Achieve ETA Self-Regulation Certificate

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today announced the first group of payments technology companies who have successfully achieved...


Jan 29, 2019, 11:11 ET Philip McHugh and Henry Helgeson of TSYS to Deliver TRANSACT Keynote

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today announced that the minds behind the TSYS-Cayan deal, Philip McHugh, Senior Executive Vice...


Jan 16, 2019, 09:15 ET Apple's Jennifer Bailey to Keynote at TRANSACT

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today announced that Apple's vice president of internet services, Jennifer Bailey, will deliver the...


Jan 03, 2019, 10:10 ET Registration is Now Open for TRANSACT

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) announced that registration is now open for TRANSACT, the world's largest payments technology event,...


Dec 12, 2018, 14:41 ET ETA Announces 2019 Young Payments Professionals Scholars

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today announced the selection of the 2019 ETA Young Payments Professionals Scholars (YPP) Program. The...


Dec 05, 2018, 11:14 ET ETA Announces 2019 ETA Board of Directors

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the global trade association for the payments technology industry, today announced the election of its ...


Oct 17, 2018, 15:39 ET TRANSACT Tech San Francisco to Examine the Impact of Software Providers on the Payments Industry

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) will bring together executives from leading banking, payments and FinTech companies on November 1, 2018 ...


Oct 03, 2018, 14:00 ET ETA/TSG U.S. Spending Snapshot: Consumer Confidence Drives Retail and Discretionary Spending Growth

Strong year-over-year growth in retail and discretionary spending categories drove a 6.9 percent increase in U.S. consumer spending during the second ...


Sep 27, 2018, 15:35 ET ETA Announces Updated Payment Facilitator Guidelines

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the global trade association representing the payments technology industry, today released the second...


Sep 25, 2018, 15:43 ET ETA Strategic Leadership Forum to Feature Blue-Chip Payments Executives

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) brings together top executives from the acquiring, payments processing, software solutions, banking,...


Sep 04, 2018, 11:33 ET ETA Announces Corporate Self-Regulation Program, Demonstrating Payments Industry Commitment to Fighting Fraud

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today announced the ETA Self-Regulation Program (ETA SRP) which seeks to improve security and reduce...


Aug 21, 2018, 09:37 ET ETA Announces Expansion to Canada to Foster the Next Era of Payments Technology on the Global Marketplace

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today announced it is expanding its presence in Canada to help drive innovation in the global market...


Apr 19, 2018, 10:35 ET The Changing Landscape of Payments Takes Center Stage at TRANSACT

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) brought together the payments technology ecosystem for the second day of TRANSACT to connect, learn and ...


Mar 21, 2018, 09:00 ET ETA Announces Forty Under 40: Recognizing Leaders Across the Digital Payments Ecosystem

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) today revealed its inaugural Forty Under 40, highlighting gamechangers at the intersection of payments...


Mar 07, 2018, 11:15 ET TRANSACT Tech New York City to Feature the Latest Payments Authentication Innovation

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) announced today that Michael DeSimone, president and CEO of ShopKeep, will give the closing keynote at...


Feb 15, 2018, 11:27 ET TRANSACT Tech New York City to Focus on Biometrics, Next Generation Authentication, and Secure and Frictionless Commerce

The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the trade association for the payments technology industry, announced today the agenda for TRANSACT...