What Makes a Reliable Payment Setup for Merchants?

What we have learned from our discussions with merchants We talk with merchants, from all different types of businesses, daily. These merchants are all incredibly different but have one thing in common, they are looking to improve, or expand their payment set up. A question we are asked regularly is, what is payment orchestration? The […]

Data will be key for stronger supply chains in 2021

For more in-depth insights, discussions and expert opinions on all things Fintech, check out the latest issue of PCN Magazine. The events of 2020 disrupted supply chains within businesses of all sizes, and impacted the ability of many to provide their usual products and services in the same capacity. To illustrate this point, Harvard Business Review […]

Merchant’s PACT Hires Payments Industry Leader and Innovator as Chief Business Development Officer

Merchant’s PACT has hired 15-year payments industry leader Genevieve Dozier as Chief Business Development Officer to drive strategic growth and partnerships within the financial institution channel. LOUISVILLE, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Merchant’s PACT has hired 15-year payments industry leader Genevieve Dozier as Chief Business Development Officer to drive strategic growth and partnerships within the financial institution channel. In […]

nexo standards: Providing the building blocks for global card payment acceptance

Arnaud Crouzet, General Secretary of nexo standards talks about how the lack of interoperability in today’s complex global payments acceptance world is hindering merchants’ plans for international expansion. As technologies evolve to offer evermore payment options for consumers and globalisation continues at a rapid rate, it is inevitable that merchants want to take advantage of […]

We’re excited to introduce you to the new look of our brand and website

When Payments and Cards Network started on the back of our CEO Jordan’s surfing days in Cadiz, the business was young and opportunistic. The company began life as a Linkedin group in 2007 (was a big thing back then), then refined in 2012. Soon after our COO Rogier joined and the journey of Payments & […]

The impact of wrong billing descriptors for high risk merchants

When people think of ‘high risk merchants’ they automatically think of adult entertainment, online gambling and weapons dealers. However, high risk merchants come in all shapes and sizes, from airline and jet charters, antique vendors to moving & transportation carriers. The only things they really share, are tough terms and high rates for their financial transactions. […]