Mastercard, Western Union Designing Digital Solutions for Refugees

Source: Paybefore -  Mastercard and Western Union have teamed up to help refugees around the world access goods, services and financial services within refugee settlements. Announced on June 20—World Refugee Day—the partnership will explore ways to use a digital model to serve the more than 65 million people around the world currently displaced from their homes due to political conflict and natural disasters.…

allpay extends PayPoint contract

UK bill issuers will continue to have access to the largest retail network as part of the suite of digital payment solutions offered by payment specialist allpay, following the group’s contract extension with PayPoint.

allpay has signed a new five-year contract with the retail network and multichannel payments provider building on its 20-year relationship, and as such, it will remain at the heart of allpay’s over-the-counter bill payments offering to more than 800 public and private sector clients.…

Wirecard collaborates with London-based FinTech Soldo to launch innovative Corporate App

Wirecard issues Corporate Expense Prepaid Mastercard as part of a real time account that includes an employee app and management dashboard

Aschheim (Munich)/Newcastle. Wirecard Card Solutions (WDCS), a subsidiary of Wirecard AG, today announces its latest collaboration with Soldo, a London-based FinTech, to provide its Corporate Expense Prepaid Mastercard.…

Netspend and United Airlines Launch MileagePlus GO Visa Prepaid Card in U.S.

Netspend and United Airlines Launch MileagePlus GO Visa Prepaid Card in U.S.

MileagePlus GO Visa Prepaid Card will be the first prepaid card in the U.S. offering a consumer the opportunity to directly earn miles for qualifying purchases made with a prepaid card

AUSTIN, Texas, May 23, 2017 — Prepaid card provider Netspend, a TSYS Company (NYSE: TSS), and United Airlines (NYSE: UAL) announced the launch of the MileagePlus GO Visa Prepaid Card, the first prepaid card program in the U.S.…

Prepaid Innovation Gets Fresh Attention

PIF Innovation Day: Fast-Growing Prepaid Market Offers Rewards, Risks

Source: Paybefore

New growth estimates for prepaid are encouraging to say the least, but providers gathering in London for the Prepaid International Forum’s annual Innovation Day said the industry must remain focused on compliance and the customer proposition to safeguard its success.…

Prepaid International Forum announces third Innovation Day

The future of banking and new technology take centre stage for industry forum

The Prepaid International Forum (PIF) has announced the details of its annual Innovation Day on 11th May 2017 to be held in central London.

The event which is in its third year, was created to highlight how the latest innovations in the prepaid sector are fuelling its growth as an effective and fast-growing alternative to traditional financial services products.…

W2 Global Data secures new co-investment

W2, a provider of SaaS, B2B software solutions and data services, has secured a series A investment. The investment is for growth capital to fund the expansion of its sales, marketing and technical capability in the UK and international markets.

W2 Global Data (W2), which provides a range of Software as a Service (SaaS) products for the Know Your Customer (KYC), Anti Money Laundering (AML) and fraud prevention due diligence markets, has received Mercia Fund Management’s largest ever Growth Fund investment and a substantial follow on investment from Finance Wales.…