Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Tag: Payments

Mobile money: the secret to East Africa’s gaming boom

M-Pesa mobile money east africa
While the future apex of African gaming may well be with the mega-markets of Nigeria and South Africa - Eastern states have to date far outshone them in terms of growth.

Neccton & Fraugster Go All-In Against Online Gambling Fraud

Payment security company Fraugster has joined forces with data science and AI specialist neccton to create a safer, more secure online gambling experience for both operators and players.

Wiggin: Clarification on the ‘credit conundrum’

credit conundrum Wiggin
It came as no surprise when the UK’s Gambling Commission announced that its licensees were to be banned from accepting payments from domestic players via credit cards, writes Jason Fisher, partner at Wiggin. There were, however, questions in the market as to the exact reach of this prohibition and how it would be applied in practice.

MoneyMatrix: Making payments simple with the right software

Samoil Dolejan MoneyMatrix
After running B2C brands for EveryMatrix for four years, MoneyMatrix CEO Samoil Dolejan wants to “make payments simple” for merchants and players.

China to trace financial footprints of online gambling firms

China Minister of Public Security, Zhao Kezhi
China has announced further measures to blacklist online gambling companies targeting its citizens, and new methods to trace their financial activities

Aussie banks to offer payment blocking

NAB payment blocking
National Australia Bank (NAB) will begin offering its customers the ability to block themselves from making gambling payment

Nigerian fintech boom promises boost for igaming

Nigeria Fintech igaming
The $360m in FDI pledged to Nigerian payments ventures in November will put rocket boosters on already flourishing digital sector. Yet local legislation..

Kenyan ‘clean-up’ leaves top firms locked out

A series of escalating enforcement measures from the Kenyan government throughout July has left many of the country’s biggest betting firms locked out of..

Finductive pens agreement for MoneyMatrix Payment Processing Engine

MoneyMatrix Finductive
Payments Fintech company Finductive has penned an agreement with Malta-based and EU licensed Financial Institution, MoneyMatrix. Through the newly signed agreement, MoneyMatrix, part of the EveryMatrix Group, will enable Finductive to offer a vast amount of Acquiring Partners through Direct Contracts or Payment Facilitator Models. Finductive is set to launch with MoneyMatrix Payment Processing Engine in Q4 2019. Finductive will focus...

Payment sector on the cusp of next revolution, states Parimatch

Nick Izmaylov, Parimatch payment
As the industry faces a new wave of payment progress and Parimatch leads the front as the sole company in the CIS region to offer unique credit card payment methods. Nick Izmaylov, the company's Managing Partner, explores the impact of payment consolidation, the growth of “invisible” authorisation and the coming payment method revolution...

Sports Betting is just one slice of the gaming cake in Africa, claim VNE

Kai Buenger, VNE ICE Africa
Kai Buenger, International Sales Director of the international payment solutions provider, VNE, has confirmed its focus on linking up younger players and current trends with more traditional land-based gaming is behind its decision to exhibit at this year’s ICE Africa...

Easy Payment Gateway receives £5.5m injection

Easy Payment Gateway £5.5m
Online payment specialist for BetVictor, iGC, Nektan, VodooDreams, Ikibu, and more, Easy Payment Gateway (EPG), has bolstered its war chest after completing a £5.5m funding round.   The investment will be spread over two phases, with an initial £2m followed up by a further £3.5m once all KPIs are met. Easy Payment Gateway claims it plans to use the cash to drive...

Secure Trading joins forces with Railsbank

BB - Playtech BGT executive team Secure Trading paf
Railsbank and Secure Trading have formed a new partnership offering payment services to merchants through Railsbank’s open banking and compliance platform.   Award winning payments group, Secure Trading, has partnered with Railsbank, a global open banking and compliance technology platform, offering companies API access to global banking with 5 lines of code. Railsbank will incorporate Secure Trading’s payment services into its own...