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Centrale Bank van Aruba sluit overeenkomst met equensWorldline voor invoering Instant Payments op het eiland

Utrecht, 12 juni 2018 - De Centrale Bank van Aruba (CBA) heeft een overeenkomst gesloten met equensWorldline SE, een dochteronderneming van Worldline [Euronext: WLN], de Europese marktleider op het gebied van elektronische betalingen en transactieservices, voor de levering van een nieuwe centrale infrastructuur ter vervanging van het huidige clearing & settlement-systeem van CBA. Met de implementatie van het nieuwe Instant Payments CSM maakt Aruba een grote sprong voorwaarts naar Instant Payments door vanaf januari 2019 volledig over te schakelen van traditionele betalingsverwerking naar de nieuwe Instant Payments-infrastructuur. Als gevolg hiervan worden vanaf 2019 alle interbancaire betalingen in Arubaanse florins die op Aruba worden geïnitieerd, onmiddellijk verwerkt, 24/7/365...

15Jun.2018

Worldline delivers e-commerce solution for Brussels Airlines in India where electronic payments have doubled since last year

Brussels, 22 January 2018 – The European carrier Brussels Airlines, which extended its operations to India in March 2017 with a non-stop flight between Brussels and Mumbai, has selected Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European market leader in payments and transactional services, to develop an e-commerce solution for Indian passengers. As electronic payments have doubled in India since last year, the possibility to book and pay flights online is a direct answer to a growing demand in the Indian market and will contribute to boosting the Indian and Belgian economies, while encouraging tourism and trade between the heart of Europe and India.

22Jan.2018

Partnership between Trinity Purchasing and Worldline brings one-stop-shop solution to the modern hotel environment

Brussels, 28 June 2017 – Trinity Purchasing, an international procurement organization active in the hospitality sector, partners with e-commerce payment services and POS terminal solutions provider Worldline for an end-to-end acceptance and e-commerce solution across 16 countries. The solution will enable all hotels that are a member of Trinity Purchasing to allow their guests to pay in their own currency when they are abroad, regardless of the country in which they are staying.

28Jun.2017

A first on the Belgian market: Belfius incorporates Worldline technology in its mobile application for contactless payment with all types of cards

Brussels, 13th of June 2017 – Customers of Belfius Bank who have the Belfius Mobile application can now make payments with their Android compatible mobile telephone by holding it close to a payment terminal equipped with contactless technology. They do not necessarily need to take their Bancontact, Maestro, Mastercard or Visa card out of their wallet anymore. Worldline, [Euronext: WLN], through its subsidiary equensWorldline specialised in financial processing, has developed the necessary technology to make this possible. It is the first solution available on the Belgian market that makes contactless payments possible with Bancontact, the preferred payment means of the Belgians. This innovation is bound to change radically the way consumers pay in the months and years to come.

13Jun.2017

Paying Eni bills online is now possible!

Brussels, 11 May 2017 - Worldline, the European leader in payment and transactional services, is making it easier than ever to pay your gas and electricity bills! Thanks to the Sips online payment page, Eni offers its customers an omnichannel payment experience: you can pay your bills in a few clicks wherever and whenever you wish, directly via the Eni application, by e-mail or via the website.

11May.2017

Spectacular fee reduction: small transactions now cost only 2 eurocents (and these transactions are free this summer)

Brussels, 26 April 2016 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European leader in the payments and electronic transaction industries, today announced a major tariff reduction for payments made via Bancontact, Belgium’s most widely-used payment system. Transactions of up to 5 euros are now 60% cheaper. This reduction is another step in Worldline’s ongoing strategy to promote electronic transactions in Belgium and contribute to the Belgian economy in general. Moreover, the launch of the new tariff scheme on 1 June 2016 will be marked by a special four-month promotional period during which all transactions up to 5 euros will be free of charge.

26Apr.2016

Powerdale and Worldline introduce QR code-pay solution for electric vehicles charging process

Brussels, November 10th, 2015 - Powerdale is delighted to announce the introduction of a QR Code pay solution, facilitating the payment of the charging process for electric vehicles. This innovative payment method is based on Worldline’s cross-channel payment solution WL Sips and the Bancontact app.

10Nov.2015

Carrefour Belgium, Visa and Worldline enable contactless payments in Belgian retail

Brussels, 10 September 2015: Carrefour Belgium, Visa Europe and Worldline announced today that it will be possible to pay contactless in the majority of the stores of the largest retail chain of Belgium. Worldline payment terminals in 747 stores of Carrefour Belgium (45 Carrefour Hypermarkets, plus the 437 Market and 265 Express stores) will be equipped with the Visa Paywave NFC technology (Near Field Communications) to process contactless payment cards, by the end of this year. This is a unique momentum in the Belgian payment sector as it is the first time that a large retail store is proposing consumers to pay contactless. In 2010, Carrefour Belgium already had introduced contactless payment in all Hypermarkets for its own Carrefour Visa card.

10Sep.2015