It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the very first edition ofIQ, a monthly e-newsletter, created to keep you up to date with all things ‘payments’.
The EU's second Payment Services Directive, or PSD2 for short, came into effect on 13th January and over the course of the next 18 months will completely revolutionise the way consumers manage their bank accounts and make payments.
Worldpay joins forces with Vantiv to become a truly global payments provider
As part of an initiative to increase cardholder awareness, Visa will be implementing a change to its card scheme rules that requires merchants to clearly identify their customers’ stored Visa card details as Visa accounts.
Keen to find out more about consumer buying habits and how they like to pay; we asked two groups of customers about their payment preferences.
It’s generally these first couple of months of the year when futurologists are at their busiest. Scanning the horizons and providing forecasts about the future, predicting what trends and developments we might expect to see over the next 12 months and how they might impact our lives both at home and in the workplace.
Okay so it may not exactly be 1st January anymore but with ten months remaining there’s still plenty of time to consider ways in which to improve and grow your business during the rest of the year. We recognise that many of you, especially those in small to medium sized businesses, will be faced with a multitude of competing priorities and that’s precisely why we’ve come up with this brief guide to help you.
As an organisation that really values the relationships we have with our customers, we are continually looking for new ways to create global opportunities through collaboration and partnership.
With some 120 sites across the UK and Ireland and 1,000 summertime staff, American Golf is Europe’s largest golf retailer and stocks a vast range of equipment for players of all ages and abilities.
Read here for important news about Mastercard scheme updates, Visa’s planned changes to its cardholder dispute process and the introduction of Worldpay supplied terminals that will accept contactless payments.
Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Worldpay. We are pioneering new payment technologies that could revolutionise the way we pay in the future, from VR payments to IoT concepts that embed payments into devices and machines.