At least 13.9 million Canadians could be at risk of being left vulnerable in society due to an inability to use digital payment methods, despite a drop in the use of cash, new data shows. Analysis has revealed that if this reduced access to cash continues, 13.9 million vulnerable Canadians would suffer due to their dependence on physical payment methods - including 6.7 million people suffering with mental illness that may restrict their day-to-... more
Clickandcollection.com Partners with Visa, Making it Easier for Small Businesses to Serve Customers Online
ClickandCollection.com – an Irish start-up which provides small businesses with tools to sell online – has today announced a partnership with Visa to help more independent businesses take online orders and continue serving their communities.
Mastercard Engage platform expansion provides customers with fast and easy access to new set of qualified technology partners Mastercard is expanding the Engage platform, offering customers easy access to a growing network of qualified technology and fintech partners that can quickly deploy Mastercard Digital First solutions. These solutions will enable customers to provide entirely digital payment experiences for consumers, from acquisition and... more
NatWest has today announced the launch of a major development to its flagship open banking payments service, Payit by NatWest, that will allow businesses to send payments directly to customers without needing their bank details – an industry first. The feature aims to replace the use of cheques and bank transfers when sending money to customers, allowing for instant payments to be made when issuing refunds or customer service payments, as well... more
Compass Plus has become the first company in Russia to test Oracle’s newest cloud infrastructure update - successfully completing the stress testing of its cloud-native open development payments platform, TranzAxis, using the new Oracle Exadata Cloud Service X8M.
ClearBank, the cloud-based clearing bank, today announced it has enabled real-time payments for Manchester Credit Union members.
Paydoo and PAX Partner to Roll Out the PAX E-Series Payment Terminals to Retail and Hospitality Industries Across Europe
Paydoo, a digital payments provider, has partnered with PAX Technology, the world’s leading electronic payment terminal solution player to help resellers and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) attract further revenue streams by offering the PAX E-Series of all-in-one POS and payment solution for Retail & Hospitality verticals.
- 10.11.2020 02:44 pm
Leading open banking payments platform, Token, and Contis, leading European payments provider, today announce a strategic partnership that will create new value for payment service providers (PSPs), banks and merchants across Europe.
- 10.11.2020 01:06 pm
Global payments service provider SumUp (www.sumup.ie) today confirms it has received a new e-money licence from the Central Bank of Ireland, the country's financial services regulator. Alongside existing licences in Lithuania and the UK, SumUp will now process payments and issue e-money wallets via the Irish licence, for its ongoing activities in 26 countries across Europe.
Checkout.com Report Shows E-commerce and Digital Payments Set for Major Growth in 2021 Across the MENAP Region
The e-commerce and digital payment industries in the Middle East & North Africa, Pakistan (MENAP) region are set for major growth in 2021, with nearly half of consumers likely to increase their online shopping over the next year, according to a report released today by Checkout.com, a leading global payment solution provider.
- 21.10.2020 04:49 pm
TymeBank (www.TymeBank.co.za), a leading digital bank in South Africa, looks to empower small and micro businesses to accept card payments, powered by Network International (www.Network.ae), the leading enabler of digital commerce across Africa and the Middle East.
- 06.10.2020 08:49 am
Temenos (SIX: TEMN) (www.Temenos.com), the banking software company, today announced that Saudi Arabian digital wallet, STCPay, has selected cloud-native, cloud-agnostic Temenos Payments and Temenos Transact running on a private cloud to achieve exponential growth and expand its digital payments capabilities.
- 30.09.2020 11:27 pm
Huawei, in cooperation with digital payment entity, Mondia Pay (www.Mondia.com), now offers Direct Carrier Billing service (DCB), for seamless, contactless payments for users in the MEA region through HUAWEI Mobile Services (HMS).
- 22.09.2020 12:41 pm
Payments company EBANX now offers more payment possibilities in Brazil for purchases of global products and services. PayPal users in the country will be able to use the digital wallet to buy on international websites that integrate with EBANX's solution. With the movement, thousands of Brazilian consumers will have another way to access global products, as well as consumers who pay with their e-wallets as a matter of preference.
- 16.09.2020 02:17 pm
Phos, the fintech behind the first-ever software-only Point of Sale (SoftPoS), and Stanchion Payment Solutions, a global specialist in payments systems and integration, have today announced a partnership to enable payment processors and banks to accelerate the time to market of innovative contactless payments acceptance solutions for European merchan