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PCWorld: Georgia: The “Transaction Alley” for Payment Processing

Here’s the story of how 70% of all payments transactions are handled in Atlanta. So, how’d Georgia become the center of the future of payments? We know Fintech is where the next wave of innovation is hitting, from wearable contactless payment methods to Amazon’s totally contactless pop-up retail stores. But if you think Silicon Valley [...]

Engineering Georgia: FinTech Flourishing in Georgia

Lori Johnston with Engineering Georgia magazine recently contacted the ATPC about a feature on FinTech and payments processing industry in Georgia. She spoke with ATPC Executive Director, H. West Richards; First Data exeuctive, FinTech Atlanta chairman, and ATPC board member Barry McCarthy; and other key industry experts for the article, which can be read in full by click [...]

Coverage of the P20 Partnership Continues in Atlanta Media Outlets

Though the formal announcement of the P20 partnership between the cities of Atlanta and London was made one month ago today, its traction in the media has not faltered. In the last week, Global Atlanta's Trevor Williams published a piece online about the initiative after speaking with ATPC Executive Director H. West Richards on the subject. [...]

2017 Government Affairs: Latest from Capitol Hill and the Gold Dome

Federal and state government affairs activities are now fully underway, and the ATPC is engaged. The 2016 elections brought a change in leadership and priorities at the federal level, and ATPC Executive Director H. West Richards recently took his first 2017 trip to Washington, D.C., attending meetings scheduled by the federal government relations team at [...]

Transaction Alley to Host First of Its Kind Cyber Forum in May

The ATPC will convene leading voices from the public and private sectors to discuss cybersecurity issues at the first Transaction Alley Cyber Forum on May 22nd. The event, being held at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta will be hosted by both of Georgia’s U.S. Senators, Johnny Isakson and David Perdue each of whom are [...]

Member Company Roster Continues to Grow as TSYS Joins the ATPC

TSYS, the well-known payments company based in Columbus, Ga., is the latest to join ATPC at the highest level of membership. TSYS joins Elavon, FIS Global, First Data, InComm, Ingenico Group North America, Merchant e-Solutions (a Cielo company), and Worldpay US on the ATPC Executive Board. Pam Joseph – an ATPC board member while at [...]

Deal Signs Amended FY 2017 Budget

The ATPC, its member companies, and consultant team are well-aware that one of Governor Nathan Deal’s priorities is cybersecurity, and he recently allocated funds to elevate Georgia to be a leader in this field. A recent press release from the Office of the Governor, stated: “With this amended budget, we are investing in Georgia’s top [...]