The FX services specialist says the launch of Travelex Wire is a ‘key milestone’ in its digital transformation.
The bank has launched the first exchange traded fund (ETF) in east Africa with the listing of the NewGold ETF on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.
Migrants in Japan can now send money online to more than 140 countries.
The partnership will offer instant, digital remittances to more than three million Kenyans currently living abroad.
The partners say that more than 130 payment services providers and 56,000 merchants can now accept Bitcoin payments, meeting anti- money laundering compliance requirements.
The payments provider will expand its relationship with the EBC, the central domestic infrastructure provider for payments in Egypt.
The group says that Italy is the leading country in the euro area for real-time digital payments via smartphone.
One of the bank’s top executives in Germany outlined its thinking at a press briefing earlier this week.
The French bank announced key appointments in Germany, Switzerland and the US.
The payment processor will leverage ACI Worldwide’s UP Merchant Payments software.