Prepaid Industry Trade Body to Meet in Dubai

02 February 2014 - International not-for-profit trade association, Prepaid International Forum (PIF), today announced programme highlights for its Middle East Chapter meeting at the Dusit Thani Dubai on Wednesday, 12 February 2014.

The opportunity to position prepaid as a sustainable payment solution in key segments such as youth and the unbanked is rapidly emerging, as is the potential for prepaid to enhance financial inclusion.…

Mulled wine, mistletoe and multi-channel gifting

13 December, 2013 - By Rachelle St Ledger, PrePay Solutions

This year, as never before, retailers are looking to capitalise on the multichannel shopping environment to make the most of the festive season. Christmas is a time of great importance to the entire retail establishment, but this year, claiming the maximum share of the market will be – in part – an exercise in technological prowess.…

PIF webinar poll shows remittances predicted to be a key driver of prepaid market growth in the Middle East

15 November, 2013 - Industry Trade Body Compares and Contrasts Prepaid Market Trends in Key Markets

Prepaid International Forum webinar poll shows remittances predicted to be a key driver of prepaid market growth in the Middle East

International not-for-profit trade association, Prepaid International Forum (PIF) today announced highlights from the first in a series of two incisive webinars on prepaid market trends around the world.…

Prepaid International Forum Announces Launch of PIF Middle East Chapter

10 November, 2013 - Industry trade body names Dr. Saleh I. Al-Furaih as its first PIF Middle East Chairman ahead of its launch.

International not-for-profit trade association Prepaid International Forum (PIF) today announced that the official launch meeting of its Middle East Chapter will take place on 14 November in Dubai and that founder members of the new chapter include Visa, Al Rajhi Bank and The Saudi Investment Bank.…

Reactions to the UK Government’s plans to open up the UK payments system

14 October, 2013 - The UK Government made public its plans to create a new payments regulator and the response to its consultation 'Opening up UK payments', on 9 October 2013.  E-Finance & Payments Law & Policy presents initial reactions from leading payments lawyers.…

Double Win for Raphaels Bank at Prepaid Awards 2013

03 October 2013 - Raphaels Bank, one of Britain's oldest independent banks has won two awards at the prestigious Prepaid Awards at the Lancaster Hotel, London on 2nd October 2013. Read more: Double Win for Raphaels Bank at Prepaid Awards 2013

Prepaid Awards and Emerging Payment Awards Winners 2013

02 October 2013, Lancaster London, UK

Prepaid Awards and Emerging Payment Awards Winners 2013

Emerging Payments Awards

01. Best Mobile Application (sponsored by Raphaels Bank)
Clutch

02. Best Wallet (sponsored by First Data)
O2 Money

03. Best Virtual Programme (sponsored by PrePay Solutions )
Ukash

04. …

TSYS Announces Agreement with Discover to Support PayPal Payments

August 26, 2013 - TSYS Announces Agreement with Discover to Support PayPal Payments