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CardLinx Adds Members, Launches Retail AI Forum

The CardLinx Association announced four new members—Capital One, JCB, Yahoo! Japan and Dentsu—as well as the launch of a “groundbreaking forum” on Retail in the Age of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on Sept. 12, 2017, in Chicago.

BBVA Buys Mexican Payments Startup Openpay

BBVA Bancomer, a fully owned subsidiary of BBVA, has acquired Mexico-based payments startup Openpay to tap into its network of more than 15,000 payment reception points across the country. Openpay offers a platform for physical and electronic payments for businesses through its real-time Paynet network.

Abu Dhabi, Singapore to Promote Fintech Innovation

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) have signed an agreement to assist fintech entrepreneurs and support financial services innovation in Singapore and Abu Dhabi, according to Paybefore sister publication Banking Technology.