Visa to expand fintech programme

KARACHI: Visa on Wednesday announced it is expanding its fintech
fast-track programme in the Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East
and Africa (CEMEA) region, as part of its efforts in developing the
next generation of digital payment solutions, a statement
said.Already rolled out in Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific,
the programme provides innovative fintechs with a faster and easier
integration process with VisaNet, Visa’s global network, in
addition to a suite of tailored digital solutions and growth
capabilities.The programme has been tailored to the needs of
fintechs, adapting to their realities and providing them with
processes that are faster, which include reducing the number of on
boarding conditions. The programme also links fintechs to platforms
already certified by Visa and connects fintechs to sponsoring
banks, providing fintechs with scaling opportunities through
Visa’s global network, the statement added.Andrew Torre, regional
president, CEMEA, Visa, said, “Our aim is to connect new players
and ideas with our network partners, so that we can deliver
intuitive and relevant payment, banking and retail experiences to
customers and merchants.”
Source: FS – All-News2-Economy
Visa to expand fintech programme