Innovations in the Consumer Virtual Card Market

innovation virtual card

It’s not everyday that payments innovations in the consumer sector lag behind those in the B2B arena. Tech trends usually move from the consumer market to the business market, but here’s one that’s B2B-led—and we can thank people’s fear of fraud for the change-up. The Uptake of VCNs Virtual card numbers (VCNs) have been adopted… Read more »

WEX Hits $1B Revenue Mark for the First Time

Melissa Smith

WEX has long been known as a leader in fleet, a respected name in travel, healthcare, and media, and an innovator in corporate payments, but was yet to join the prestigious billion-dollar club—an elite group or organizations recognized as among the largest in the world—until now. This all changed when we announced our fourth-quarter earnings… Read more »

Simplification Meets Aggregation: WEX and HitchHiker Partner to Improve the TMC Experience


Online travel agencies, tour operators, consolidators, travel management companies and airlines have sought to make the travel experience better for both business and leisure travelers for decades, but for these organizations, the traditional payment process has been cumbersome, risk-prone, and a hindrance for cash flow. Seeking to address this challenge, WEX and German content aggregation,… Read more »

WEX Wrap-Up: January 2017

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Following a busy month as a leader in corporate payments, we like to take a monthly look back at some of our news, insights, and highlights from the prior month in what we like to call the WEX Wrap-Up. January 2017 featured our newest partnership designed to help small businesses improve the diversity of funding,… Read more »