The Paypers: Loyalty programmes and trends in the payments industry

Interview with Bruce Parker, Modo, originally published in The Paypers The Paypers has interviewed Bruce Parker, founder and CEO of Modo, to learn more about loyalty programmes and the trends and developments impacting the payments industry Having worked in the payment industry for years with ubiquitous companies, why did you start Modo Payments (Modo)? What consumer or merchant needs […]

PR: Fintech Modo Announces Matt McBride, Digital/Cyber Executive, as Chief Information Security Officer

Dallas, Texas – March 19, 2018 – Modo, the bank-grade fintech-as-a-service platform, announced Matt McBride, former CIO of a national financial services firm, has joined its team as Chief Information Security Officer. McBride adds more than 30 years of security and technology experience to the team, and comes to Modo after serving four years as […]

PaymentsSource: Modo debuts merchant tool to swap payment services providers on the fly

Ryan Lee, Modo’s Chief Product Officer, spoke with Kate Fitzgerald, editor at PaymentsSource about the launch of our new /Checkout product. The pair spoke about how /Checkout simplifies payment stacks for global ecommerce merchants. Dive into the full article on PaymentsSource here, or continue reading for an overview of /Checkout. One connection to Modo gives […]

PYMNTS: How FinTech Firms Evolve To Help Merchants With Payments

Originally published on PYMNTS.com Product debuts from FinTech firms sometimes come out of an evolution: Modo has been facilitating interoperability for banks for a few years. As part of those efforts, the company has worked with large FinTechs or banks to help connect their secure technology to the marketplace of payment methods. And, while the company still works […]

PR: Fintech Modo announces /Checkout product connecting merchants to the market of payment services

Las Vegas, Nevada - March 4, 2019 - Modo, the bank-grade fintech-as-a-service platform, announces their /Checkout™ product focused on simplifying the payment stack for ecommerce merchants. /Checkout increases basket size and the lifetime value of customers by expanding the number and type of payments options. /Checkout also enables merchants to see the total cost of [...]

PR: 14 West Streamlines Payments Stack Using Fintech Modo

Dallas, Texas – February 26, 2018 – Modo, the bank-grade fintech-as-a-service platform, today announced the addition of 14 West Administrative Services as a client. 14 West is the business services arm for The Agora Companies, a network for more than 40 of the world’s most innovative media and marketing companies. Modo was brought on by […]

PR: Fintech Modo Announces Ryan Lee, Formerly with Apple and Visa, as Chief Product Officer

DALLAS, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Modo, the market for payment services, today announced Ryan Lee, formerly with Apple and Visa, has joined their leadership team. Lee is serving as Modo’s Chief Product Officer, and is bringing a wealth of payments and strategy knowledge from work on groundbreaking payments technology. As Modo expands their product offerings, Lee’s experience and […]

Digital Transactions: The Fundamentals Still Apply

Want to start—or bet on—the next big thing in payments? Forget glitz and glamor and focus on startups that address pressing problems with substantial and realistic solutions, argues Eric Grover. Successful payments fintechs such as Adyen, Ant Financial, Klarna, Stripe, and Square have generated enormous excitement. With the arguable exception of Ant Financial, they all […]

PYMNTS: 2018, The Year of Utility

By Bruce Parker, Founder & CEO of Modo Originally published in PYMNTS.com 2018 The Year Of… eBook ___ Twas December 2017, and all through the global payments space, APMs and traditional banks were in a neck-and-neck race. Fanatics were shouting the old ways were dead, while visions of blockchain danced in their heads. (Record scratch) […]

PYMNTS: How FinTech Companies Can Connect Buyers And Suppliers

Originally published on PYMNTS.com Payments have been a pain point throughout the evolution of merchants. As commerce globalizes, merchants are left wondering whether they have the payment methods that people want to use through digital channels, while also facing the sheer magnitude of declines. “Merchants have problems with payments in new and broader and deeper ways […]