SOLMate Prepaid Cards Give Financial Freedom to the Financially Excluded

SOLMate has announced the launch of its newly branded SOLMate prepaid debit cards. In its ongoing effort to offer clients a fully-fledged financial ecosystem in their pockets, SOLMate has further enhanced its solutions with the launch of this new generation debit card. In addition to the host of payment services housed in the SOLMate app,

PayU Launches Unique Tokenisation Solution ‘PayU Token Hub’ with Major Card Networks & Banks

– Only solution to offer robust combination of network and issuer tokens – Ability to offer future ready tokenization across all payment modes like UPI, net banking & contactless device payments India’s leading online payments solutions provider, announced the launch of its unique tokenisation solution ‘PayU Token Hub’, which will enable businesses to comply with RBI’s

Visa Helping Fuel ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Growth Around the World

FIS, Moneris, Global Payments, ANZ, CIBC, HSBC, ScotiaBank and more rolling out Visa Installments Solution to their customers, adding scale, brand trust and convenience to popular financing option Klarna signs global brand deal with Visa to accelerate expansion and scale in several markets As consumer demand for ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ (BNPL) solutions continues to grow, Visa has announced a growing list of

Misr Digital Innovation Partners with Mastercard to Provide Egyptian Consumers with a Safe and Seamless Banking Experience

Misr Digital Innovation (MDI) is one of Banque Misr Companies, was established to launch the first digital bank in Egypt The seven-year strategic partnership agreement will see Mastercard support MDI with the issuance of debit, credit, and prepaid cards Mastercard will provide MDI with advisory, marketing, and product innovation support The new initiative will drive

Standard Bank Group Selects Flutterwave to Drive Digital Transformation Efforts Across Africa

Standard Bank customers in eight African countries to enjoy enhanced digital payments experience in partnership with Flutterwave  Standard Bank, Africa’s largest bank by assets, has partnered with Flutterwave, Africa’s leading payments technology company, to enhance digital payments experiences for its customers in Nigeria, Zambia, Tanzania, Uganda, Ghana, Mauritius, Cote D’Ivoire and Malawi. Flutterwave and Standard Bank

Adumo Thought Leadership | Pandemic, Consumer Habits Put Spotlight on Payments

By Paul Kent, CEO at Adumo The early stages of the pandemic were marked by a sudden shift away from cash purchases as consumers sought to limit their exposure to items that were seen as unclean. Industry figures indicate that 89% of South African consumers have used contactless payments to purchase groceries since the start

BancABC Partners with Mastercard and Zimswitch to Transform Zimbabwe’s Payment Landscape

BancABC is the first bank to launch Mastercard and Zimswitch co-branded cards The collaboration will see BancABC introduce several card innovations including a Home and Away card that links to both a local currency and foreign currency account Cards can be used for contactless payments, as well as for e-commerce, thereby minimising contact BancABC Zimbabwe announced

Levelling the Playing Field Between Cash, Card and Digital is Key in the Financial Inclusion Debate

By Mark Templemore-Walters, Operations Director: Cash Connect What would happen tomorrow if we could turn South Africa into a cashless society with a wave of a magic wand? Far from turning the country into a crime-free paradise of low transaction costs and widespread financial inclusion, it’s more likely that chaos would reign in many communities

Mastercard South Africa Bags Prestigious Award as South Africa’s Most Innovative Payment Solutions Provider 2021

Mastercard, a global technology company, has been named South Africa’s Most Innovative Payment Solutions Provider in 2021 by International Business Magazine. The award was given in recognition of Mastercard’s continuous innovation of payment technologies and its ability to reimagine the consumer payment experience in South Africa. The International Business Magazine Awards honour top companies across

Kuda, the Challenger Bank for Africans, Delivers Free Debit Cards without Maintenance Fees Across Nigeria to Promote Cashless Payments

Kuda’s proposition of zero fees on cards, account maintenance and transfers as well as its low-interest credit offering delivered conveniently through smartphones and the web have made it particularly attractive to millennials In a move aimed at driving its independent payment cards offering, Kuda Technologies, the challenger bank for Africans, has partnered with Network International,