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Absa partners with UnionPay to provide easy banking for Chinese visitors in South Africa

Absa partnered with UnionPay International (UPI) earlier this year to allow UPI cardholders living in or visiting South Africa to transact at any of Absa's point-of-sale (POS) terminals and withdraw cash at Absa's 9153 ATMs nationwide...


Nedbank signs deal to acquire UnionPay cards in South Africa

UnionPay International has concluded an agreement with Nedbank for the acceptance of UnionPay cards on Nedbank-operated ATMs and point-of-sale terminals, paving the way for acceptance of e-commerce and contactless transactions...

Issued by UnionPay International 3 days ago

UnionPay International signs strategic memorandum of understanding with GIM-UEMOA

A partnership between UnionPay International and GIM-UEMOA will see GIM-UEMOA become an UPI acquirer and processing service provider to financial institutions in the West African Economic and Monetary Union, UEMOA zone...

Issued by UnionPay International 21 Jul 2016

Barclays in an orderly retreat from Africa

Barclay's Plc's retreat from Africa is not a "sudden divorce" that will leave subsidiary Barclays Africa and its operations picking up the pieces...

12 Jul 2016

Can you buy shares in a stokvel?

No, you cannot! In fact, that is probably the most defining variable in the definition of what a stokvel is, compared to another way of saving money...

By mike broom 7 Jul 2016

Matlare takes deputy berth at Barclays Africa

Some raised eyebrows at Matlare's Barclays Africa appointment...

4 Jul 2016

Embracing digital disruption to drive banking transformation in Africa

Although traditional banks have retained their advantage of established trust relationships with customers, advancing digital disruption will erode profitability unless they can respond...

By Gary Stocks 1 Jul 2016

Trustco results show solid performance in all of the group's operating segments

Trustco Group Holdings Limited (Trustco) has announced its results for the year ended 31 March 2016. The results show yet another year of excellent financial performance and business growth...

Issued by Mortimer Harvey 29 Jun 2016

Radical is the new normal at FNB

The whole payment mechanism space is evolving, and Innovation is not about cool gimmicks, but rather creating a meaningful internal and external environment...

By Nicci Botha 22 Jun 2016

Is EFT the new payment comeback kid?

Electronic Fund Transfers may be one of the older payment methods on the block, but thanks to fraud and crime they are experiencing a revival...

By Johan Dekker 14 Jun 2016

ABSA, by Design Partnership

If you have ventured to the brand new Mall of Africa you may have seen the new ABSA bank branch. Creating a stir with the images and video that are doing the rounds on social media, it's an ongoing project by Design Partnership...

By Dave Nemeth 7 Jun 2016

Focus on safety and security in cash in transit and banking environments at Vision2030 Summit

Topco Media will be hosting the Vision2030 Summit on 8 and 9 June in Johannesburg. One of the topics under discussion at a breakaway session will be safety and security within the cash in transit and banking environments...

Issued by Topco Media 26 May 2016

Tanzania's switch organisation enables all its ATMs to accept UnionPay cards

On 25 May, UnionPay International and Tanzania's bankcard switch organisation, Umoja, jointly announced that UnionPay cards will be accepted at all ATMs that subordinate to Umoja...

Issued by UnionPay International 26 May 2016

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