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TransferWise turns to Wirecard for debit card issuing

“Following the recent launch of a “borderless account” by TransferWise, the UK-based money transfer company recruited Wirecard as its debit card issuer for the new account. The debit card was privately launched earlier this year to around 1,000 TransferWise customers, with a full public roll-out planned for later in 2018.”
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Wirecard’s Digital Payment Product Launches In South Africa

“Wirecard is now in South Africa after its digital payment product, SecureEFT, was introduced. Thanks to the payment service from Wirecard South Africa consumers will be able  to make online payments directly into a bank account. Besides facilitating transactions, the service is said to provide real-time notifications to customers during payments.”
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Wirecard Cooperates With Morocco’s National Airline Royal Air Maroc to Integrate Digital Payments Globally

“Wirecard, the global innovation leader for digital financial technology, is handling payments for online and travel agency bookings for Royal Air Maroc, Morocco’s national airline, and one of Africa’s leading and fastest growing airlines. Royal Air Maroc is set to join the oneworld alliance in mid-2020, and has annual passenger figures of 7.4 million with an average of 245 […]
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Wirecard Launches Supply Chain Payment Platform Based On Blockchain Technology

“Wirecard is expanding its existing digital payment and banking platform with the supply chain payment solution based on blockchain technology. The prototype focusses on linking merchants with producers, capturing all business processes in so-called “smart contracts” – digital contracts based on blockchain – while minimizing the risk of fraud. In this way, all steps along […]
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Wirecard and ALDI Sign MOU and Agree Collaboration

“Wirecard (…) and ALDI Nord and ALDI SÜD Groups have signed an MOU and plan to work together in the area of cashless payments. Within the scope of the partnership, Wirecard will process all credit card and international debit card payments at all ALDI stores in Germany. The possibility of expanding the cooperation is also […]
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Wirecard and Sisal Group – Through SisalPay – Enter Strategic Cooperation to Drive Digital Payments in Italy

“Wirecard, the global innovation leader for digital financial technology, and Sisal Group, through its brand SisalPay, have signed an agreement to partner in the field of digital payments. With more than 200 million transactions per year, 40,000 points of sale and 15 million customers, SisalPay already offers one of the most successful payment services in Italy and […]