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ACI Worldwide drives payments transformation for ACS, a division of Altron

04 Aug 2020 | Online Payments

ACI Worldwide has announced that Altech Card Solutions (ACS), a division of Altron, is utilizing ACI’s UP Retail Payments to serve its multi-national retail customers across Africa.

ACI Worldwide, Altech Card Solutions, ACS, Altron, ACI UP Retail Payments, retail, Universal Payments Framework, alternative payments, alternative payment methods, QR, POS, merchants, digital payments, underbanked

Worldline launches offer for Ingenico shares

30 Jul 2020 | Online Payments

Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) has announced that the Worldline’s offer for Ingenico's shares and OCEANEs will open on July 30, 2020.

OCEANE, Worldline, Ingenico, European Commission, AMF, Autorité des Marchés Financiers, merger, acquisition, France, Europe

Venio launches nano-credit mobile app in Philippines

29 Jul 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Venio, a mobile app providing nano-credit facilities to consumers in emerging markets, has begun offering credit facilities to unbanked consumers in Philippines. 

Venio, lending, mobile app, nano-credit, unbanked, Philippines, World Bank Group, loans, retail, network

ACI Worldwide, Arvato Financial Solutions partner to combat ecommerce fraud

28 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

ACI Worldwide has announced a strategic partnership with Arvato Financial Solutions to combat the rising levels of ecommerce fraud during the COVID-19 crisis.

ACI Worldwide, Arvato Financial Solutions, ecommerce fraud, COVID-19, Manual Order Review, merchants, fraud management, ACI Secure eCommerce, chargebacks, false positives, customer experience, ROI

ACI Worldwide, Three UK extend partnership to combat ecommerce fraud

22 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

ACI Worldwide has announced it is extending its partnership with Three UK to combat ecommerce fraud, which has increased during the COVID-19 pandemic.  

ACI Worldwide, Three UK, partnership, ecommerce, payments, fraud, electronic payment, merchants, fraud management

Equity Bank secures USD 50 mln IFC-loan for Kenya-based SMEs amid COVID-19

22 Jul 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

World Bank Group member IFC has provided a $50 million loan to Equity Bank Kenya to help small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) clients facing COVID-19 challenges.  

World Bank Group, IFC, Equity Bank, Kenya, Africa, SMEs, loan, lending, COVID19, Kenyan businesses, trade, transport, pandemic, trade chain, value chain, foreign financing flow, tourism revenue

Financial institutions to create a task force on nature-related financial disclosures

22 Jul 2020 | Payments General

The UK and Swiss governments and ten financial institutions have announced intentions to create a Task Force for Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) by joining an Informal Working Group that will lead to the creation of a TNFD in 2021.

AXA, BNP Paribas, DBS Bank, Rabobank, Standard Chartered, Storebrand, Yes Bank, World Bank, Nature-related Financial Disclosures

Airtel Africa, WorldRemit partner to grow money transfer business

20 Jul 2020 | Payments General

Telecom and mobile money services company Airtel Africa has partnered with digital money transfer service provider WorldRemit for instant money transfer services expansion across Africa.

Airtel Africa, WorldRemit, money transfer, mobile money, digital money, instant money transfer, RDC, Uganda, Zambia, Tanzania, Malawi, Niger, Mobile Money accounts, Rwanda, Airtel Money, payments, mobile wallets, mobile financial products, fintech

IFC provides USD 50 mln loan to Access Bank for Nigeria-based businesses amid Covid-19

20 Jul 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

World Bank Group member IFC has provided a USD 50 million loan to Access Bank to help the bank increase liquidity to SMEs in Nigeria challenged by COVID-19. 

IFC, Access Bank, World Bank Group, Nigeria, SMEs, covid 19, Africa, loan, fast track financing support package, fast track facility, trade financing, working capital, business clients, disrupted cash flows, retail bank

ACI Worldwide updates its digital overlay services to boost real-time payments

20 Jul 2020 | Payments General

ACI Worldwide, a global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, has teamed up with Mindgate Solutions to deliver value-added digital overlay services through its UP Real-Time Payments solution.

Mindgate Solutions, ACI Worldwide, digital services, real-time payments, banking, payments, fintech, APIs, SDKs

ACI Worldwide research reveals increase in June 2020 ecommerce sales

15 Jul 2020 | Ecommerce

ACI Worldwide has revealed that global ecommerce sales rose 28% in June 2020 compared to June 2019.

ACI Worldwide, research, ecommerce, non-fraud chargebacks, EMEA, APAC, US, online fraud, online payments

Secure Technology Alliance reveals defense method against CNP fraud

09 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

The Secure Technology Alliance has released a white paper, which shows that cards with dynamic security code features might prevent card-not-present (CNP) fraud.

Secure Technology Alliance, card-not-present, CNP, fraud, EMV, US, static card security codes, dynamic security codes, issuers, merchants, cardholders, online transactions, stolen card data, ABCorp, Ellipse, IDEMIA, Infineon Technologies, MULTOS International, Thales, Visa, Worldpay.

American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa to roll out digital checkout experience

08 Jul 2020 | Online Payments

American Express, Discover, Mastercard, and Visa have announced that they are each beginning technical preparations for global expansion of the Click to Pay online checkout.

American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa, Click to Pay, online checkout, EMV Secure Remote Commerce, card payments, merchants, payments service providers, payment gateway, acquirers, ACI Worldwide, Aurus, Blackbaud, BlueSnap, Braintree, Cybersource, Global Payments, Mastercard Payment Gateway Services, Square, Checkout.com

World Bank approves USD 750 mln loan for India-based MSMEs

08 Jul 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

The World Bank has approved a loan of USD 750 million to help increase the flow of finance into the hands of MSMEs in India.

World Bank, loan, MSME, India, MSMEs, coronavirus, pandemic, economic shutdown, liquidity, credit requirements, supply chain disruption

WorldRemit launches remittance services in Somalia

02 Jul 2020 | Payments General

WorldRemit, the global online money transfer service provider, has announced the launch of its remittance services in Somalia.

WorldRemit, remittance, Somalia, money transfer, payments

IFC, Citi roll out USD 800 mln facility for trade finance in emerging markets

02 Jul 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

IFC and Citi have created an USD 800 million facility to support trade flows in developing countries and help businesses amid the pandemic.

IFC, Citi, facility, trade finance, emerging countries, World Bank, pandemic, covid-19, cash flow, trade assets, trade volume, Global Trade Liquidity Program, IDA countries

270 mln women worldwide are excluded from day to day banking, report

01 Jul 2020 | Payments General

UK-based fintech Paysend has released a report focusing on the empowerment of women in low-income countries through international money transfers.

banking, Paysend, fintech, UK, global, women empowerment, low-income countries, international money transfers, World Bank, digitisation

Sephora and Instagram build an online shopping experience

25 Jun 2020 | Ecommerce

France-based personal care and beauty retail chain Sephora has revealed a new digital collaboration with Instagram

Sephora, Instagram, checkout, payments settlement, online payments, ecommerce, partnership, instagram account, beauty retailer, retail, France, world

Banco Safra chooses ACI Worldwide's cloud-enabled payments solutions

17 Jun 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Brazil-based Banco Safra has announced it will utilize ACI’s UP Retail Payments solution and UP Framework deployed in the public cloud via Microsoft Azure. 

Banco Safra, US, ACI Worldwide, payments, Brazil, UP Retail Payments, UP Framework, Microsoft Azure, API, US, SafraPay, partnership

Zara plans to close more than 1,000 stores to focus on ecommerce

17 Jun 2020 | Ecommerce

Spain-based fashion retailer Zara has announced  shifting its focus to online shopping after a sales slump during the COVID-19 crisis.

Zara, retail, ecommerce, fashion retailer, Spain, Europe, world, in-store, customer experience