PIF announces new Marketing Masterclass

The Prepaid International Forum (PIF), the not-for-profit trade association representing the prepaid financial services sector, is delighted to announce the first in a series of masterclasses for all those involved in the sales, marketing and development of prepaid programmes.

Taking place in London on Thursday, 30 November the masterclass will provide an introduction to effective strategies to help providers of prepaid products to retain customers and grow their programmes.…

The Fall and Rise of the FinTech Empire: Q&A with Suresh Vaghjiani, Managing Director, GPS

PIF Summit 2017 Keynote Interview

PIF recently interviewed Suresh Vaghjiani, Managing Director of Global Processing Services, about the current state of the FinTech sector. From the rapid growth of new entrants and their impact on the prepaid sector to working with an abundance of new players as the industry strives to bring more choice, greater security and better resilience to the sector.

Oberthur Technologies – Morpho becomes IDEMIA

Colombes, 28 September 2017 - The result of the merger of Oberthur Technologies (OT) and Safran Identity & Security (Morpho), the OT-Morpho group today became IDEMIA. The group's ambition is to empower citizens and consumers to interact, pay, connect, travel and even vote securely while taking advantage of the opportunities of an increasingly connected world. 

Global Processing Services supports Apple Pay for Issuers

LONDON, UK – September 7, 2017 – Global Processing Services (GPS), a leading payments processor, now supports Apple Pay using Mastercard Digital Enablement Service (MDES). Apple Pay is now available to all clients using the pioneering GPS Apex platform. Apple Pay is transforming mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay that’s fast and convenient.…

PIF Announces Keynote Interview for Eleventh Annual Summit

Suresh Vaghjiani of award-winning Global Processing Services to deliver Keynote Interview on The Fall and Rise of the FinTech Empire at the PIF Summit 2017  

London, 01 September 2017 – The Prepaid International Forum (PIF), the not-for-profit trade association representing the prepaid financial services sector, is delighted to announce further details for its annual Summit taking place on 20-21 September at Lainston House in Winchester.…

Payment Card Solutions (PCS) is granted authorisation as a Payment Institute (API)

Wednesday 30th August 2017 - Payment Card Solutions (PCS) is granted Authorised Payment Institute (API) status by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

PCS services over 700 corporate customers, issuing hundreds of thousands of prepaid cards across Europe. This new status will enable it to further enhance its product set and expand operations by offering additional payment services under its own licence whilst expanding the core functionality contained within its in-house software platform.…