Over 10 Innovative CDBC Card Services Launched in Six Months on OpenWay’s WAY4 System

In just 6 months after Kazakhstan launched the digital tenge, its Central Bank Digital Currency, over 10 innovative CBDC card services have become available to the country’s population of 20 million. Altyn Bank, Eurasian Bank and Halyk Bank leveraged the Way4 digital payments software system to swiftly join this CBDC project and onboard 72% of

Berhan Bank and Mastercard Launch Innovative Prepaid Card for International Transactions

In a significant move towards enhancing digital financial inclusion, Berhan Bank, in collaboration with Mastercard, has announced the launch of a co-branded prepaid card designed to revolutionize online international transactions. This strategic collaboration aims to cater to the growing needs of international travelers and diaspora communities by providing secure and convenient means of conducting digital

DataMesh Teams up With Visa to Advance Card Acceptance

DataMesh Group, an Australian innovator in payment technology, has announced a new initiative with Visa, the world leader in digital payments, to enhance card-acceptance payment processing experiences for merchants, acquirers, and consumers. The cooperation will leverage DataMesh’s Unify™ platform, which offers customisable payment solutions significantly beyond the traditional “one-size-fits-all” approach that exists in the market

PayU GPO Lauded as Best Payment Solution at Absa Awards, Broadening Financial Inclusion and Innovation

PayU GPO, a leading South African financial services and payment service provider, is proud to announce its Absa Award win in the category: Best Payment Solution. The prestigious award showcases PayU GPO’s market leading and comprehensive suite of payment solutions tailored for the South African market and beyond. The category celebrates the Fintech company that

Crown Agents Bank and Invest Africa Launch the Payments Exchange Series

A strategic campaign to drive the payments discussion forward in Africa Crown Agents Bank, the specialist provider of foreign exchange (FX) and cross-border payments for hard-to-reach markets, and Invest Africa, a leading platform for business and investment opportunities in Africa, today announces a new collaboration, ‘The Payments Exchange’. The campaign will drive new insight and

Interswitch and eMaisha Pay Partner to Digitize Payments in the Agricultural Value Chain

Interswitch, one of Africa’s leading integrated payments and digital commerce companies and eMaisha Pay have announced a partnership which will digitize payments in Uganda’s agriculture sector to address several challenges encountered by farmers as well as businesses throughout the value chain. To tackle issues such as limited access to credit, absence of appropriate saving tools,

Mastercard and Onafriq Collaborate to Increase Accessibility to Financial Services Across Africa’s Payment Ecosystem

Mastercard and Onafriq (previously MFS Africa), a pan-African payments company, have collaborated to bring secure, cost-effective, and innovative payment options to consumers, as well as small and medium enterprises (SME) across the continent. Africa’s mobile money sector is one of the most established and fastest-growing fintech industries in the world. According to The State of

Comviva Unveils Innovative Low-Code/No-Code Platform for Digital Payments and Banking

Comviva, the global leader in customer experience and data monetization solutions, today announced the launch of its transformative Low-Code/No-Code Platform. Comviva’s Low-Code/No-Code composable platform is an extension of its existing mobiquity® platform and shall enable Financial Institutions, including Banks, FinTechs, and Digital Wallet providers to revolutionize the development landscape. The new platform will help Financial

Only a Quarter of Payment Issuers and Acquirers Have Made Significant Progress on Their Shift to the Cloud, New Research From HPS

HPS, the leading global provider of payment solutions and services, has launched a new eBook, in partnership with OMDIA, on the unique opportunity presented by cloud-based payment platforms for financial institutions and merchants across the world. The eBook, Seamless Evolution: Transforming Financial Institutions with Cloud-Powered Digital-First Strategies for Enhanced Customer Experiences, canvasses the views of

Parting Ways with Legacy Payments: Compelling Reasons To Take The Leap – OpenWay Group

Large financial institutions with outdated payment platforms face many challenges. Compelling reasons to leave legacy systems behind include the need for cross-border capabilities, better customer experiences, consolidation of different businesses, managing multiple platforms, and anticipating rapid growth. Nevertheless, many organizations in the payments industry choose every year to take the leap and migrate to a