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Mastercard Acquires Nets’ Account-to-Account Payment Business

  • Advances Mastercard’s strategy to capitalize on the vast and fast-growing global Real-Time Payments opportunity
  • Helps meet application, service and payment needs of governments, consumers, and businesses across card and Read More →

UnionPay Cards Now Accepted at all Pick n Pay Stores across South Africa

UnionPay International (UPI) has announced significant progress in the South African retail payments market through their co-operation with Pick n Pay and Absa Bank. Through a tripartite co-operation agreement, Pick Read More →

Nigeria’s Access Bank Migrates to New ATM card solution

Nigeria's Access Bank has migrated its entire network of ATMs to CR2's ATM driving and card switching solution. The project also includes the migration of the lender's card management system, Read More →

Visa has announced it has Signed a Definitive Agreement to Acquire Verifi

Expanded chargeback capabilities will deliver greater transparency and insight to help buyers and sellers resolve disputes quickly

Visa has announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Verifi, Read More →

American Express Launches vPayment in South Africa

American Express has launched vPayment in the South African market, offering travellers and travel agents a safe, simple and reliable way to pay for their travel bookings. vPayment controls and streamlines Read More →

Visa and Western Union to Bring Speed, Simplicity and Transparency to Global Payments

New collaboration to modernize global money movement for expedited cross-border money transfers.

Visa has announced a new strategic agreement with Western Union, a global leader in cross-border, Read More →

EMVCo Publishes EMV Secure Remote Commerce (SRC) Specification v1.0 and Payment Icon

The specification enables the creation of a virtual payment terminal and the icon facilitates easy consumer recognition of remote-checkout environments that offer a consistent card-based payment acceptance experience.

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RBR Reseach: Have Contactless Cards Become the Tool of Choice for Low-value Payments?

Contactless cards will account for 57% of payment cards worldwide by 2023 as issuers increasingly offer them as standard, and acceptance grows to reflect customer demand. Issuers offer contactless functionality to Read More →

Apis and Crossfin-led Consortium Announces the Acquisition of Sureswipe

  • A consortium led by Apis Growth Fund I, a private equity fund managed by Apis Partners LLP, and Crossfin Technology Holdings, a fintech investment company announced today the acquisition Read More →

SARB Announces the Adjustment of Interchange Rates for Transactions Emanating from ATMs

The purpose of this communiqué is to announce the adjusted interchange rates for automated teller machines (ATMs). The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) annually reviews interchange rates for transactions emanating from Read More →

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