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Worldline recognized as ’Best Open Banking Provider’ for its Digital Banking Platform at the PayTech Awards 2019

Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services, has received the ’Best Open Banking Solution Provider’ award from Ovum – the market-leading data, research and consulting expert - during the PayTech Awards 2019. We received the award in the category ‘Ovum Payment Innovation Awards’.


Leading Chinese AI Company Weihu Technology partners with Worldline

Beijing, 17 July 2019 – Worldline announces the signing of a strategic agreement with Weihu Technology (“Weihu”) to act as their chosen AI solution provider. The agreement will see Worldline form part of the AI framework ecosystem solution offered by Weihu.


PSD2: equensWorldline launches first ever browser-based strong authentication solution, covering all user devices

Utrecht, 16 July 2019 – equensWorldline, a subsidiary of Worldline [Euronext : WLN], the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, introduces the first browser-based solution to the market and is now able to support banks in offering a frictionless universal strong authentication solution adapted to each user profile. With this development, banks now also have a strong authentication solution for users who are not equipped with a mobile device. PSD2 stipulates that, as of 14 September 2019, banks need to include strong customer authentication in all payments - regardless from which device they are initiated.


equensWorldline becomes Eurozone’s largest processor of instant payments with Dutch launch

Utrecht, 19 June 2019 – Seven Dutch banks have recently started to introduce instant payments using the CSM (Clearing and Settlement Mechanism) system of equensWorldline SE, a subsidiary of Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. Due to the large-scale launch of real-time payments in the Netherlands, equensWorldline has become the biggest processor of instant payments in the Eurozone, handling millions of instant payment transactions per week.


Worldline and equensWorldline join forces with Nordic Finance Innovation (NFI)

Utrecht, 13 June 2019 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN] and subsidiary equensWorldline, European leaders in the payments and transactional services industry, have signed a strategic partnership with Nordic Finance Innovation (NFI), the largest fintech executive network in the Nordics. NFI, led by Chris Skinner (Chairman) and Iren Tranvåg (CEO), aims to boost Nordic innovation and collaboration trough joint Nordic and international initiatives and projects. The goal is to strengthen the position of Nordics countries within the global ecosystem.


Worldline’s e-Payments Challenge celebrates the upcoming launch of cutting-edge co-innovation. The industry’s only proprietary Hackathon goes into its second year.

Bezons/Frankfurt, 12 June 2019 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services, is proud to announce the tangible success of its international e-Payments Challenge with the upcoming launch of a bespoke service co-innovated with Accor, a multinational hospitality company, and French Fintech start-up, Billee. With this leading example of co-created value, and supported by Accor, Worldline announces the second edition of the e-Payments Challenge, taking place in Frankfurt in September 2019.


equensWorldline enables 25 banks to achieve PSD2 compliance

Utrecht, 11 June 2019 – As many as 25 banks in seven European countries have reached the first milestone for PSD2 compliance on time, via the PSD2 compliance solution and services from equensWorldline SE, European leader in the payments and transactional services industry and a subsidiary of Worldline [Euronext: WLN].


Worldline and Trapeze deliver a genuine hands-free payment solution for use on public transport

Bezons, 10 June 2019 - Worldline, the European market leader in payment and transactional services and Trapeze, a leader in intelligent transport systems, have developed a truly hands-free payment solution that allows passengers using public transport to pay for their ticket by automatically detecting their entire journey using Bluetooth.


Worldline leads the future of payments with Quantum-Resistant Cryptography

Amsterdam, 3 June 2019 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services, is taking the lead in shaping the future of payments.





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