Domestic Networks Retain a Small But Stable Share of Global Card Spending – RBR

Domestic networks continue to drive financial inclusion worldwide but face an ongoing challenge to stay up-to-date on card functionality and flexibility 2% of all card expenditure is through local payment networks RBR’s Global Cards Data and Forecasts to 2027 study found that the share of spending made on domestic network cards was unchanged at 2%

Game Launches myVirtual Credit Solutions

Consumers in South Africa are experiencing escalating levels of financial stress and are actively seeking alternative forms of payment due to the country’s rising cost of living. The use of developing digital payments are gaining pace in South Africa and statistics show that there is a rising desire for credit among consumers with digital payment

Access Bank Launches First American Express Cards in Nigeria

By launching these cards, Access Bank has improved its overall offering to its retail and private bank customers In maintaining its leadership status as Nigeria’s most innovative bank, Access Bank has unveiled two new consumer credit cards: the Access Bank American Express Gold Card and the Metal Platinum Card. These are the first American Express

Payment24 Announces Expansion into New Geographies and Industries

Continued growth supported by product innovation and ongoing customer success cracks open new markets Payment24, the global platform provider specialising in payment and loyalty solutions, today announced that the organisation is enjoying continued growth, has significantly expanded operations and acquired several new logo clients as it diversifies its business beyond a provider of solutions for

South Africa Moves Closer to Frictionless Payments with Rapid Checkouts – Entersekt

E-commerce shoppers have been promised a frictionless checkout for years, but new moves by the card schemes will take South African consumers a step closer. Soon, local merchants will be able to offer online shoppers a faster checkout experience giving them a seamless experience, much like the ones already available on Amazon and other global

HPS: Cards as a Service: The Key to Card Modernisation

How can banks cope with changes in a challenging environment and what are their options for updating their payment technology? Download the latest White Paper by Aite-Novarica Group to understand the current trends in retail payments. The report evaluates the need for banks to modernize their payment infrastructure by adopting the Cards-as-a-Service (CaaS) model. CaaS

OpenWay report | Innovative card issuers in Asia and EMEA: can your platform outrun theirs?

Digital banks and card issuers are pressured to compete like sprinters. It took Timo in Vietnam only 4 months to launch an award-winning digital bank with a unique human touch concept that targets 5 million cardholders. Enfuce, a recognized CaaS leader in Europe, onboards B2B clients in 8 weeks instead of the industry average of

Mastercard Accelerates Sustainable Card Efforts

Company to require all payment cards to be Card Eco-Certified by 2028 Mastercard today announced it is accelerating efforts to remove the first–use, PVC plastics from payment cards on its network by 2028. This move further reinforces the company’s sustainability commitments and scales the accessibility of more sustainable card offerings for consumers seeking a way

The People’s Own Savings Bank (POSB) Launches Co-Badged Debit and Prepaid Mastercard Cards

The Mastercard debit card enables customers to make dual currency transactions on the same card. The prepaid Mastercard card will allow non-account holders to transact in foreign currency.  The Mastercard debit cards will enable safer, simpler, smarter, and accessible transactions inclusive of e-Commerce transactions. POSB in partnership with Mastercard has unveiled new prepaid and debit

AccesBanque Migrates ATM Acquiring and Card Management Businesses to Compass Plus Technologies Processing Centre

AccesBanque Madagascar, part of AccesHolding Group and one of the largest commercial banks in the country, has successfully migrated its ATM acquiring and card management businesses to Compass Plus Technologies’ processing centre. The move enables the bank to further expand its business offering and launch new products and services at pace.  AccesBanque’s mission is to