ACI Provides Back-End Technology for TransferWise to Integrate Into Faster Payments Scheme

ACI Worldwide, a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced it has provided the back-end technology for TransferWise’s successful integration into the Faster Payments Scheme. Craig Saks, Group President Strategic Products, ACI Worldwide comments: “In December, 2015, we announced that TransferWise had selected our UP Framework to power its global network.” Read more »

Wirecard Teams Up with Conferma to Extend Reach of Virtual Card Offering

Conferma, a leading technology provider with a vast network integrating multiple travel suppliers has announced its partnership with Wirecard to introduce ‘Virtual Supplier Payment Card’ by Wirecard for business travel through Conferma’s integration network. Read more »

Accuity and Kyriba Collaborate to Help Corporates Manage Payments to Third-Parties

 Kyriba Corp., the global leader in cloud-based treasury, payments, cash and risk management solutions, today announced its partnership with Accuity, the leading provider of financial crime compliance, payments and financial counterparty know-your-customer (KYC) solutions. Read more »

Fifth Third Releases New Consumer Credit Cards

Fifth Third understands that consumers want simplicity in their financial lives. So today Fifth Third is introducing two new credit card products, TRIOSM and Truly SimpleSM, that are easy for consumers to understand, use, and maximize their benefits. Read more »

Earthport Partners with DBS Bank

Earthport, the leading payment network for cross-border transactions, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with DBS, a leading Asian bank, to provide cross-border payment capabilities across select markets. Serving more than six million customers, DBS is a major Singaporean financial services group that has a strong presence in South East Asia, Greater China and South Asia, making it well positioned to capture opportunities across the... more Read more »

Apriva Completes EMV Certification of Ingenico Group Terminals to TSYS

Apriva, the leading provider of secure end-to-end wireless transaction processing solutions, today announced it has completed EMV certification with TSYS® Acquiring Solutions for Ingenico Group’s Telium2 smart terminals connecting through the Apriva Gateway. Read more »

Europe Net Releases New Prepaid Card in Collaboration with Wirecard

Europe Net, a subsidiary of ADAC Truck Service, is to offer its customers the Europe Net Service Card in cooperation with Wirecard from now on. The new prepaid card can be used for breakdown and workshop services as well as at domestic and international petrol stations. Fleet managers can top up their balance in real time, allowing professional drivers to make on-site payments in emergencies. Read more »

SEQR Unveils Contactless Payments and Gocardless Service in the UK

As of today SEQR customers in the UK are now able to quickly and simply link their bank account to the SEQR app and make payments directly from their bank account.  Until now UK customers have enjoyed the benefits of the SEQR pre paid account functionality, however enabling customers to connect their bank account opens SEQR up to millions more customers who prefer direct payment over a pre paid option.  Read more »

Ingenico ePayments Winning at Cross Border eCommerce

Ingenico ePayments, the online and mobile commerce division of Ingenico Group, has won Best Cross Border eCommerce Campaign at this year’s UK’s eCommerce Awards. The global payments provider was commended for its work helping UK-based business Euro Car Parts expand overseas, supported by a full-service range of localised payment products. Read more »

Western Union Launches Digital Self-Service with OXXO and Nearly Doubles Retail Network in Mexico

The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payment services, today rolled out Western Union Money Transfer® services across OXXO, Mexico’s largest convenience store chain geographically, with an innovative self-service feature that allows customers to receive funds faster at check-out. Read more »

Cardtronics Helps Top 15 Credit Union Grow Retail Presence

 Expanding its physical presence and retail ATM footprint, Mountain America Credit Union has signed an ATM branding agreement with Cardtronics , Read more »

Apple Pay Goes Live in Russia with Mastercard and Sberbank

Sberbank clients, holders of Mastercard cards, can now use Apple Pay, which will let them make secure and convenient contactless and online payments. “Mastercard is a technology leader and we are committed to bringing innovations to the Russian market and by doing so, we get Russia to the digital future. With the launch of Apple Pay cardholders have a safe, easy and private way to pay for everyday purchases with their favorite devices – when,... more Read more »

Aztec Exchange Introduces Online Early Payment Solution ePayMe in Spain Through Grupo SERES

Aztec Exchange, a global supplier of invoice finance products and services, today announced the launch in Spain of its early payment solution ePayMe ( through Grupo SERES, reaching their 6,000 SME clients. With this partnership, Aztec continues to grow its position among European SMEs seeking early payment – a nearly €1.6 trillion market.i Read more »

Mastercard Makes Fingerprint and ‘Selfie’ Payment Technology a Reality

Mastercard today announced the European roll out of Identity Check Mobile, a new payment technology application that uses biometrics like fingerprints or facial recognition to verify a cardholder’s identity, simplifying online shopping. The technology is now being introduced across 12 markets in Europe. These markets include the UK, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hungary, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, and Sweden,... more Read more »

Canadian Credit Union Association Selects Diebold Nixdorf As Strategic Partner

The Canadian Credit Union Association (CCUA), which represents more than 300 credit unions and caisses populaires outside of Quebec, is partnering with Diebold Nixdorf to transform the financial self-service landscape for its members. More than 1,200 Diebold Nixdorf automated teller machines (ATMs) with supporting software and maintenance services will be installed over the next three and a half years. Read more »


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