ATMIA and Payments Afrika Forge Strategic Partnership to Drive Innovation and Collaboration in the Payments Ecosystem

The ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) and Payments Afrika are pleased to announce a strategic partnership aimed at driving innovation and fostering collaboration within the payments ecosystem. By combining their respective strengths and resources, both organizations are poised to deliver greater value to their audiences and contribute to the continued evolution of the industry. The partnership

In the Race to Digital Wallets, Don’t Forget Cash – Mukuru

Success in the digital payment space will hinge on the ability of new players and incumbents to converge the physical and digital experience into a seamless continuum for the customer. Extending the digital solution to a cash-based customer requires a “phygital” approach, writes Juan Seco, Chief Growth Officer at Mukuru. Digital wallet use, especially in

Paycorp and Triple-a Partner to Enable Cryptoexpress App Users to Withdraw Cash at Over 3000 Atms Across South Africa

Leading global payment company, Paycorp, has partnered with Triple-A, the digital currency payment institution, to allow users of the Paycorp-powered CryptoExpress app, to use their digital currencies to make cash withdrawals at over 3,000 ATMs in South Africa. By offering digital currency holders a simple and practical way to convert their digital currencies and withdraw

Postbank Restores SASSA Payment Services

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) acknowledges notice from the PostBank regarding resumption of payment withdrawals or transactions following technical challenges experienced by social grant clients on payment days on 05 and 06 September 2023. Clients can now enjoy the use of the SASSA/PostBank cards to make purchases and payments. Clients using the SASSA

Paycorp Champions Financial Inclusion in South Africa with SARB Designation and Visa & MasterCard Principal Membership

Paycorp, a leading provider of payment solutions, has been licensed as a direct clearing system participant by the South African Reserve Bank (SARB). This means Paycorp can now acquire payment transactions directly into the National Payments System through BankServ Africa and internationally through its principal memberships with Visa and MasterCard. As an independent non-bank participant

Paycorp Champions Financial Inclusion in South Africa with SARB Designation and Visa & MasterCard Principal Membership

Paycorp, a leading provider of payment solutions, has been licensed as a direct clearing system participant by the South African Reserve Bank (SARB). This means Paycorp can now acquire payment transactions directly into the National Payments System through BankServ Africa and internationally through its principal memberships with Visa and MasterCard. As an independent non-bank participant

Independent ATM Deployers Remain Resilient Thanks to New Deals with Banks

Non-bank ATM operators bounce back from the pandemic with acquisitions of bank terminals to expand their reach, boosting fleet numbers and increasing functionality Non-bank deployers find growth opportunities in a changing climate The latest research from RBR Data Services’ Global ATM Intelligence Service reveals continued expansion in the independent ATM deployer (IAD) sector worldwide. While

ATMIA Releases Comprehensive Next Gen Standards Guide

The ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) Next Gen Consortium proudly announces the release of the Next Gen Standards Guide, marking the successful conclusion of Phase-3 in the reinvention of the ATM industry. This ground-breaking guide empowers Next Gen ATM providers to develop, test, and certify Next Gen software, setting the stage for ongoing innovation in the

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

New Era for Absa Customers as Bank Activates Card Tap-and-Go at ATMs

Harnessing the power of world-class technologies to facilitate a seamless banking experience for its customers, Absa has launched card tap-and-go capabilities at its ATMs in South Africa. The capability is expected to reduce transaction time at the ATM by up to 12 seconds on average and potentially deter incidents of card theft at ATMs, which