West African challenger bank selects BPC to drive digital payment strategy


BPC is proud to announce that the Vista Bank Group (Vista) has selected its paytech provider Radar Payments to drive its global payment processing activities.

West African challenger bank selects BPC to drive its digital payment strategy

Vista is a Pan-African financial services company, which aims to contribute to economic growth and financial inclusion across Africa.

It has an ambitious agenda to challenge the status quo and deliver a superior experience to retail customers, large enterprises and MSMEs across West Africa.

The group is expanding rapidly through a series of successive strategic acquisitions that include First International Bank (FIB) Group

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Payments Cards & Mobile Jobs of the Week May 10


If you’re looking for a change, then you’ve come to the right place. Getting a new job can be daunting, overwhelming but mostly, it’s exciting!

Payments Cards & Mobile Jobs of the Week

And it’s the type of excitement we want to be a part of. So, we’ve been putting together round-ups of some of the best jobs available in the UK every week, just for you– writes Rebecca O’Keeffe, Content Creator, Jobbio.

You’re just a click away from your next dream job…

Global Data – Technical Project Manager, Bloomberg

Bloomberg’s Content Acquisition and Business Management team (CABM) is

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SMEs and Consumers unhappy with bank service


Both consumers and Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are unhappy with the service they receive from banks at a time when digitisation and automation are meant to be ushering in a “brave new world” in banking services.

The problems with banks’ approaches are deep-rooted and strategic, and can only be solved by a complete rethink – which involves more than new apps and tech stacks.

A new study from RBR, Branch Transformation 2021, shows that the move from in-person banking to a mix of automated branches and digital is well underway. RBR’s study says the number of multi-function

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New SCA requirements rank low on UK merchants’ list of worries


Retailers say the coming enforcement of the sweeping online payments regulation – SCA – is the least of their post-pandemic worries, a stance that exposes a stark disconnect with the shoppers they plan to serve as the UK emerges from more than a year of COVID-19 restrictions.

When asked to list their top post-pandemic concern, only 12.8% of retail professionals surveyed by Upwave on behalf of commerce protection provider Signifyd named SCA (strong customer authentication).

The European Economic Area regulation requires consumers to complete a robust, two-step identification process to make many online purchases.

That’s a marked contrast to consumers’

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