Entries by DianeBrocklebank

Raphaels Bank appoints Janet Johnston Head of Payment Services

Driving Forward New Innovations in Payments

Building on its award-winning position in the payments sector, Raphaels Bank has confirmed the appointment of Janet Johnston as Head of Payment Services.

Janet brings almost 30 years’ experience in the banking industry, beginning her career in South Africa where she held a number of senior positions in retail banking.…

Paybefore 2017 Pay Awards: Call for Nominations

Paybefore, 4 January 2017: Don’t just say you’re the best in the industry—prove it. Showcase your latest innovations and brilliant people and earn international recognition as a Pay Awards winner. We are accepting nominations for our 11th annual competition in 24 categories, which will be evaluated by respected industry leaders.…

UK Retailers to Receive Record Post-Xmas Bonus from Gift Card Sales

£3bn of Gift Cards to be given as Xmas presents this year

Retailers worried about their prospects in 2017 are to receive a welcome post-Christmas bonus thanks to a record year for sales of gift cards and vouchers.

This Christmas, the Prepaid International Forum (PIF), the not-for-profit trade body representing the prepaid financial services sector, predicts that UK present buyers will give friends, colleagues and loved ones an estimated £3bn of gift cards for them to treat themselves.…