Online Payments

Fintech First to Offer International Trade Finance to SA’s SMEs

SA’s SMEs have not been able to easily access international trade finance. A local fintech spotted the gap and figured out how to offer international trade finance effectively to this Read More →

SWIFT Launches SWIFT Go, a Fast, Cost-effective Service for Low-value Cross-border Payments

  • New service enables businesses and consumers to send payments in seconds with full transparency and strong security
  • SWIFT Go is a key building block in the co-operative’s strategy to Read More →

Transforming B2B Payments Could Help Africa’s Local Businesses Grow

By Clara Wanjiku Odero The World Bank estimates remittances to the Middle East and North Africa region rose by 2.3 percent to about $56 billion in 2020. However, global businesses that Read More →

PayU Invests in Blockchain-based Payments with CELO and Launches New Stablecoin Option to 450,000 Merchants

One of the largest online payment service providers for emerging markets, PayU, has purchased CELO, and will also offer Celo stablecoins as a payment option for merchants, powered Read More →

New Payments System Set to Shake Up SA’s Banking Industry

A major change is coming to South Africa’s banking and payments sector. Known as the Rapid Payment Programme (RPP), this evolutionary banking concept aims to create a simpler, safer instant Read More →

PCI SSC Shares Resources for Navigating Changing Payment Environments

By Lance J. Johnson Greetings to our PCI SSC stakeholder community! With 2021 half done, I wanted to take this opportunity to share with you what the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI Read More →

Comviva Launches the Next Gen Digital Wallet and Payment Platform – Mobiquity® Pay X

Comviva, the global leader in mobility solutions, has announced the launch of mobiquity® Pay X, its next generation digital wallet and payment platform. Read More →

Mastercard New Payments Index: Consumer Appetite for Digital Payments Takes Off in Nigeria

  • 96% of consumers in Nigeria are considering emerging payments such as wearables, biometrics, digital wallets and currencies, and QR code, in addition to Contactless, according to the Mastercard New Read More →

Cellulant Introduces Tingg, a Digital Payments Platform for the Retail Sector in Zambia

In an effort to foster growth for both the formal and informal sector in Zambia, Pan-African Payments business Cellulant rolls out Tingg, a digital payments platform enabling businesses and their Read More →

Pipit Global Partners with Cellulant to Power Low-Cost Remittances in Africa

Irish FinTech, Pipit Global Partners with Pan-African Fintech Cellulant to power cheaper and safer means for Africans in the EU and UK to send cash to their families at home Read More →

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