The Road Ahead for FedNow: Collaborative Efforts and Advanced Technologies in the Fight Against APP Fraud – Stanchion Payments

The US Federal Reserve launched the FedNow real-time payment service in July, creating a centralised system it hopes will enable faster cash flow for individuals and businesses in the US. As exciting as the launch of this frictionless new payment rail is, fraudsters will find new ways to exploit merchants and customers. Authorised push payment

Stanchion Appoints Shaun Hulley as Global Sales Engineering Leader

Stanchion Payments, a prominent global provider of payment technology, is proud to announce the appointment of seasoned payments professional Shaun Hulley, who will use his wealth of international industry experience to head up the leading paytech solution provider’s skilled and dynamic sales engineering team as Director of Global Sales Engineering Hulley returns to Australia after

CR2 Named as a Technology Leader in the Card Management System (CMS) market by Quadrant Knowledge Solutions

CR2, a global digital banking and payments platform has been named a Technology Leader in Quadrant report on Card Management Systems (CMS) 2023. A significant achievement as CMS platforms continues to develop and offer an extensive array of advanced features for numerous use cases. This includes support for multi-product, multi-language, multi-currency, multi-scheme, and a wide

CR2 Announces Continued Expansion Across Middle East and Africa

CR2 announces continued expansion across MEA with the addition of two new customer signatures – Arab International Bank (AIB) in Egypt and Unity Bank in Nigeria. This announcement builds on the continued growth of the past year. CR2 empowers banks to deliver on the potential of digital banking and payment solutions for both consumers and

Stanchion Taps Pierre Aurel as New Chief Product Officer

Stanchion Payments, a prominent global provider of payment technology, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Pierre Aurel as its new Chief Product Officer. With a remarkable track record in payment product development and innovation, Pierre brings a wealth of experience to his role in Stanchion’s dynamic and expanding team. Pierre Aurel’s achievements include spearheading

Navigating Quantum Uncertainty in the Payments Industry – Stanchion Payments

The need for organisations to protect themselves against quantum threats to cybersecurity is becoming increasingly important as quantum-computing technology advances. Quantum computers have the potential to break many of the encryption techniques currently used to secure data, and this poses a significant risk to organisations in the payments industry. Understanding Quantum Threats in the Payments

Visa’s Digital Authentication Framework and Mastercard’s Token Authentication Framework: Getting set for this seismic shift in the payments landscape

Over the past few years, the evolution of standards such as 3D Secure 2 (3DS2) and regulations such as the Strong Customer Authentication requirements in Europe’s Payment Services Directive 2 has helped to contain the growth of card-not-present (CNP) fraud. Yet with online transactions growing at a rapid rate, the payments sector can’t afford to

Infor Partners with People365 to Offer Expanded Payroll Solution Tailored for Customers in the Middle East & Africa

Infor offers People365 Payroll and Time Management solutions to customers along with Infor ERP and Human Capital Management solutions to enable automated and streamlined payroll functions while ensuring compliance with the region’s rules and regulations Infor®, the industry cloud company, recently announced it is expanding its offering in the Middle East and Africa with advanced

Unlocking Africa’s E-Commerce Potential With Alternative Payment Methods – Ecentric Payment Systems

By Quintin van der Linde, Senior New Business Developer at Ecentric Payment Systems Africa is projected to have more than half a billion e-commerce users by 2025. In part, this can be attributed to the growing adoption of alternative payment methods in the wake of the pandemic. With 45% of the population in Sub-Saharan Africa

Developing ATM Markets See Strong Growth as Post-COVID Recovery Continues – RBR

Reduction in ATM deployment worldwide disguises more positive outlook in majority of markets More than half of countries see an increase in ATM installations New research from RBR’s Global ATM Intelligence Service shows that the number of ATMs installed worldwide fell by 2% in 2022 to stand at 3.0 million. The comprehensive market report and