Driven by ACI Worldwide, Ecentric Payment Systems Extends Omni-Channel Capabilities for African Merchants

14 Mar 2017

ACI Worldwide, a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced that Ecentric Payments Systems, South Africa's leading payment processor, has expanded its relationship Read More →

Ecentric Brings It All Together At Point-of-sale

15 Aug 2016

The payments business used to be simple, consumers would pay with cash or cheque and merchants would offer trusted customers credit, and even accept IOUs. Technology has marched on however, and Read More →

Ecentric is Committed to Ensuring Client Uptime is Maintained During Eskom Power Cuts

15 Oct 2015

Load shedding has a major impact on economic confidence and often debilitates businesses’ ability to operate. South African retail has been one of the hardest-hit industries, with losses in sales Read More →

Omni-Channel Payments Powered By Ecentric Payment Systems at Cards and Payments Africa 2015

04 Mar 2015

Ecentric Payment Systems has announced that they will present their omni-channel payment products at the 17th annual Cards and Payments Africa Conference in Johannesburg on the 13th and 14th of Read More →

Ecentric Payment Systems Spotlights Mobile Payments for South African Retailers

06 Oct 2014

Mike Scott, Managing Director of Ecentric Payment Systems spoke at the 4th Annual Mobile Financial Services of the Future Conference in Johannesburg, South Africa. Scott, a leading transaction processing specialist Read More →

Stanchion and Ecentric Payment Systems Ensure Secure Transacting with Futurex Hardware

21 Aug 2014

Transaction processing specialist Ecentric Payment Systems is boosting the performance and security of transactions by implementing hardware encryption devices supplied by Stanchion Payment Systems. The Futurex devices are unseen to Read More →

eCentric Switch Announces New Name

12 Nov 2013

eCentric has announced a new company name, corporate identity and website. Effective immediately they have changed their company name and branding to Ecentric Payment Systems. This year they are celebrating their Read More →

eCentric Switch Partners with the PCI Security Standards Council to Improve Payment Data Security

27 Jun 2013

eCentric Switch, a leading South African Payment Service Provider announced that it has joined the PCI Security Standards Council as a new Participating Organization. eCentric Switch will work with the Read More →

Ecentric Payment Systems is a leading South African Payment Service Provider with a track record of eighteen years of providing quality hosted solutions. We pride ourselves in being your One stop, Omnichannel Payment Solutions Provider, offering world-class payments services across all channels including instore/branch, online and in office all supported by comprehensive transaction reconciliation. We have a depth and breadth of offering, experience and expertise across the payments landscape in South Africa, and we handle all the one-to-many payment relationships on your behalf. Our Universal Payment Gateway enables businesses to accept payments at point of sale, through their online stores, mobile apps and call centres, across Southern Africa. Core service areas include Omni-Channel Transaction Processing, Ecommerce (Online payments), Collection Services, Money Transfer Systems, Enterprise Reconciliation, Stored Value Cards, Wallets and Prepaid Products. Ecentric Payment Systems is a PCI DSS Level 1 Service Provider, and leaders in payment compliance and security. Learn more about us at

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