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.…

PIF Summer Networking Evening & Prepaid Masterclass

The Prepaid International Forum (PIF) will be holding its annual summer networking evening in London on Thursday, 20 July from 6:00pm onwards.

To coincide with the event, PIF will also be running a Prepaid Masterclass from 4:30 - 6:00pm.

About the Prepaid Masterclass

Many of the most significant prepaid industry challenges will be met in the future by the next generation of payments professionals.…

Battle of Britain’s Holiday Spending

Firms seek to win over cost-conscious holidaymakers with money-saving solutions and incentives

Rip-off deals and poor exchange rates are kick-starting a battle for Britain’s consumers’ travel money this summer, with payment providers creating cost-saving solutions to target the wallets of cost-conscious holidaymakers.…

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.…