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Interswitch, Visa sign strategic partnership for digital payments in Africa

Wednesday 13 November 2019 12:21 CET | News

Interswitch (‘Company’) and Visa have announced a strategic partnership that will further advance the digital payments ecosystem across Africa.

Visa will acquire a minority equity stake in Interswitch, joining global investors including Helios Investment Partners, TA Associates and IFC, as shareholders in Interswitch, alongside Company management.

Via the partnership, an instant acceptance network across Africa will be created, in a bit to benefit consumers and merchants and facilitate greater connectivity for communities. Both companies will retain their respective independent solutions, while Interswitch will also retain its scheme neutral strategy.


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Keywords: InterSwitch, Visa, partnership, Africa, digital payments, shareholders, merchants
Categories: Payments & Commerce | Online Payments
Countries: Africa
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