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11/26/18Worldpay and Paysafe Partner to Develop New Solution for U.S. iGaming and Sports Betting Markets
Renowned payments pioneers strategically collaborate to deliver a seamless, end-to-end payments experience to iGaming operators and consumers CINCINNATI and LONDON, Nov.  26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading global payment technology providers Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY) and Paysafe Group (Paysafe) announced today a new strategic partnership, with sights set on establishing an industry-leading standard in iGaming and Sports Betting digital payments acceptance and security in the United ... 
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11/09/18Worldpay CFO Stephanie Ferris to Speak at Investor Conferences
CINCINNATI, Nov. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP;LSE: WPY), a leading global payments technology company, announced today that Chief Financial Officer Stephanie Ferris will speak at two investor relations conferences during the fourth quarter.J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Investor Conference Nov. 12 at 10:30 a.m. EST J.P. Morgan Office in New York Citi's 2018 Financial Technology Conference Nov. 13 at 2:30 p.m. EST St. Regis in New YorkWebcast replays of the events... 
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11/08/18Worldpay Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results
Accelerating Organic Revenue Growth and Expanding Margins Generated Strong Financial Results CINCINNATI and LONDON, Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP, LSE: WPY) ("Worldpay" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018. Worldpay, Inc. was formed on January 16, 2018 through Vantiv, Inc.'s previously announced acquisition of Worldpay Group plc. Net revenue for Worldpay, Inc. increased 84% to $1,017.9 million as compared ... 
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11/07/18Mark Heimbouch Promoted to President of Worldpay, Inc.
CINCINNATI and LONDON , Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Worldpay Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY), announced that Mark Heimbouch, chief operating officer and an executive director has been promoted to President of Worldpay, Inc. As President & COO, Heimbouch will lead the Company's strategy and M&A functions while continuing to oversee the COO organization. "Mark has been vital in Worldpay's success over the past nine years, and I look forward to him play... 
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10/26/18Referral Arrangement with RBS
RNS Number : 2427F Worldpay, Inc 26 October 2018   NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OF SUCH JURISDICTION   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   October 26, 2018     Worldpay, Inc.   Announcement - Referral Arrangement with The Royal Bank of Scotland   CINCINNATI, October 26, 2018   Worldpay Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY) (... 
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10/18/18Worldpay, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results on November 8
CINCINNATI and LONDON, Oct. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY), a global payments technology provider of integrated omni-commerce services to businesses of all sizes, announced today that it will host a conference call to discuss its third quarter 2018 financial results on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. GMT. A press release with third quarter 2018 financial results will be issued at approximately 7:00 a.m. ET, 12:00 p.m. GMT that same day. ... 
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10/18/18Verifone and Worldpay Introduce EMV-Grade Contactless Solution at Jimmy John’s
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Verifone and Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP)(LSE: WPY) today announced the pilot of a new EMV-grade contactless payment acceptance solution at Jimmy John’s. By combining Worldpay’s ultra-fast and highly-secure processing services with Verifone’s Engage P400 device, Jimmy John’s will deliver more convenient, powerful and flexible payment options to its customers. “At Jimmy John’s, we want the fastest and most secure payment experience... 
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09/19/18Worldpay Announces Co-Chief Executive Officer Philip Jansen to Step Down at the End of 2018; Charles Drucker to Become CEO
CINCINNATI and LONDON, Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE :WP ;LSE :WPY ) announced today, that on Dec. 31, 2018, Philip Jansen will step down as co-chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors. At that time, the Company will transition to a single chief executive officer, which will be current Executive Chairman and co-CEO Charles Drucker. "Philip has been a great partner in helping bring Vantiv and Worldpay together, and I'd like to thank him for his si... 
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08/09/18Half-year Report
RNS Number : 3616X Worldpay, Inc 09 August 2018   NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OF SUCH JURISDICTION   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   August 9, 2018   Worldpay Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results   Accelerating Organic Growth and Expanding Margins Generated Superior Financial Results   Raising Full Year Guidance to Reflect ... 
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08/09/18Worldpay Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results
Accelerating Organic Growth and Expanding Margins Generated Superior Financial Results Raising Full Year Guidance to Reflect Improving Trends CINCINNATI and LONDON, Aug. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP, LSE: WPY) ("Worldpay" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. Worldpay, Inc. was formed on January 16, 2018 through Vantiv, Inc.'s previously announced acquisition of Worldpay Group plc. Net revenue for Wor... 
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08/06/18Worldpay and CRS Texas enter into an agreement to extend exclusive relationship
The four-year continued partnership offers high growth opportunity for the two payments and technology partners CINCINNATI, Aug. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY) today announced they have agreed to extend its exclusive relationship with CRS Texas for four years. The two companies, which have maintained a highly successful partnership over the past 10 years, are invested in continuing to strengthen their relationship and expand... 
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07/18/18Solicitation of Consents by Worldpay Finance plc relating to its €500 million 3.75% Senior Notes due 2022
CINCINNATI, July 18, 2018 — Reference is made to the announcement (the "Announcement") of Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY) dated 16 July 2018 confirming receipt of requisite consents in relation to the consent solicitation by Worldpay Finance plc in respect of all of its outstanding €500 million 3.75% Senior Notes due 2022 (the "Notes") as to certain amendments (the "Proposed Amendments") to the indenture governing the Notes (the "Indenture"), as further described in the Consent Solici... 
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07/16/18Receipt of Bond Consents issued by Worldpay Finance plc
CINCINNATI, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY)  announces that Worldpay Finance plc (the "Company"), has received consents from holders of approximately 74.75% of its €500 million 3.75% Senior Notes due 2022 (the "Notes") (Reg S ISIN: XS1319701451, Rule 144A ISIN: XS1319700990), and guaranteed by Worldpay Group Limited (formerly Worldpay Group plc), following expiration of the consent solicitation (the "Solicitation") launched on 29 June 2018, pursuant to ... 
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07/16/18Receipt of Bond Consents - Worldpay Finance plc
RNS Number : 6648U Worldpay, Inc 16 July 2018   NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OF SUCH JURISDICTION   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   July 16, 2018     Worldpay, Inc.   Receipt of Bond Consents issued by Worldpay Finance plc   CINCINNATI, July 16, 2018   Worldpay Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY)  announces that W... 
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07/16/18Worldpay and Mastercard to Enter New Global Partnership Focused on Innovating Payments
Partnership will seek to help expand digital payments acceptance and establish a new payment standard with 'Pay by Bank' app, as well as focus on making digital payments even more convenient and secure globally CINCINNATI and LONDON, July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY), a leading payments technology company, and Mastercard (NYSE: MA), announced today their intention to enter a global strategic partnership focused on expanding acceptance options and making digi... 
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07/13/18Worldpay, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results on August 9
CINCINNATI and LONDON, July 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY), a global payments technology provider of integrated omni-commerce services to businesses of all sizes, announced today that it will host a conference call to discuss its second quarter 2018 financial results on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. GMT. A press release with second quarter 2018 financial results will be issued at approximately 7:00 a.m. ET, 12:00 p.m. GMT that same day. ... 
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06/29/18Solicitation of Bond Consents Issued by Worldpay Finance Plc
CINCINNATI, June 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY) announces that a consent solicitation relating to the 3.75% Senior Notes due 2022 (the "Notes") (Reg S ISIN: XS1319701451, Rule 144A ISIN: XS1319700990) issued by Worldpay Finance plc (the "Company") and guaranteed by Worldpay Group Limited (formerly Worldpay Group plc) ("Worldpay Group") has commenced. The consent is sought for proposed amendments to provisions included in the indenture governing the Notes dated 10 No... 
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06/22/18Worldpay Announces Loan Repricing and Interest Rate Hedging Agreements
CINCINNATI, June 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP, LSE: WPY), a leading payments technology company, successfully closed an amendment to its credit facility on June 22, 2018. Under the terms of the agreement, Worldpay expects to reduce the pricing of its $6.5 billion in Term Loans by approximately 25 basis points, resulting in annual interest expense savings of approximately $15 million, net of expenses; a partial year benefit is anticipated in 2018 due to the timing of the amen... 
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06/21/18New Worldpay Solution Aims to Increase Online Payment Approvals
AuthMax is designed to allow eCommerce merchants in the U.S. to capture higher approvals, retain customers, and generate more revenue CINCINNATI, June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantiv, now Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP), today unveiled AuthMax™, a new authorization solution that is designed to increase credit and debit card approval rates for eCommerce merchants based in the U.S. by analyzing transaction data and applying behavior-driven rules. By working to boost approval rates for card-not-pres... 
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06/12/18Worldpay and IDEMIA introduce MOTION CODE debit cards to financial institutions in the U.S.
MOTION CODE™ technology can help reduce the financial institution's cost burden managing CNP fraud CINCINNATI, June 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantiv, now Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP) and IDEMIA are spearheading the first North American pilot of the MOTION CODE™ debit card, a dynamic payment card that aids in the fight against card-not-present (CNP) fraud and against hackers to offset the repercussions banks face as a result of data breaches. The average cost of a data breach in the U.... 
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06/04/18Asif Ramji Appointed as Worldpay's Chief Product Officer
Ramji brings decades of payments and software leadership to position CINCINNATI and LONDON, June 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantiv, now Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP), a leading payments technology company, announced today that it has appointed Asif Ramji to the role of Chief Product Officer (CPO), effective today. He will report to Executive Chairman & Co-CEO Charles Drucker and become a member of the company's Executive Committee. As CPO, Ramji will be responsible for the development of Wor... 
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05/10/18Worldpay Reports First Quarter 2018 Results
Reports Strong Results for its First Quarter as a Combined Company CINCINNATI and LONDON, May 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP, LSE: WPY) ("Worldpay" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. Worldpay, Inc. was formed on January 16, 2018 through Vantiv Inc.'s previously announced acquisition of Worldpay Group plc. Net revenue for Worldpay, Inc. increased 81% to $850.7 million as compared to $470.1 million in the prior ye... 
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04/19/18Worldpay, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2018 Financial Results on May 10
CINCINNATI and LONDON, April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantiv, now Worldpay (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY), a global payments technology provider of integrated omni-commerce services to businesses of all sizes, announced today that it will host a conference call to discuss its first quarter 2018 financial results on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. GMT. A press release with first quarter 2018 financial results will be issued at approximately 7:00 a.m. ET, 12:00 p.m. GMT that same day. ... 
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04/17/18Worldpay adds smart terminal from PAX to its SmartPay Series™
Worldpay, PAX and AEVI are revolutionizing the POS experience by providing merchants tailored, value-added solutions on a handheld device LAS VEGAS, April 17, 2018  /PRNewswire/ -- Vantiv, now Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP) announced today at ETA TRANSACT (Booth #410) it is adding the handheld PAX A920 to its line of SmartPay Series™ terminals. These devices feature a single software platform providing a common user experience for merchants. SmartPay terminals also use a flexible Andro... 
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03/14/18Worldpay's CFO, Stephanie Ferris, Recognized as One of the Most Influential Women in Payments
CINCINNATI , March 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY), a leading payments provider with unique capability to power global integrated omni-commerce, is pleased to announce that its chief financial officer, Stephanie Ferris, was named as one of The Most Influential Women in Payments of 2018 by PaymentsSource. The prestigious list recognizes 25 women from around the world who stand out for their achievements, exceptional leadership, and promotion of i... 
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02/28/18Worldpay Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2017 Results
Strong Results Highlight Positive Outlook for Newly Combined Company CINCINNATI and LONDON, Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP, LSE: WPY) ("Worldpay" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full-year financial results for predecessor companies Vantiv, Inc. and Worldpay Group plc for the quarterly and full-year periods ended December 31, 2017. The Company also provided guidance for the combined Company for the first quarter and full-... 
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02/22/18Worldpay launches DataEdge for Financial Institutions
DataEdge for Financial Institutions gives banks and credit unions unprecedented visibility into their card portfolios to better serve their cardholders and drive portfolio performance CINCINNATI, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Vantiv, now Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP), announced the release of DataEdge for Financial Institutions (FIs), a data insights and analytics tool powered by Worldpay's Vivid Data Engine™. DataEdge for FIs is an advanced reporting solution that gives banking pro... 
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02/12/18Worldpay, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2017 Financial Results on February 28
CINCINNATI and LONDON, Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantiv, now Worldpay (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY), a global payments technology provider of integrated omni-commerce services to businesses of all sizes, announced today that it will host a conference call to discuss its fourth quarter and full-year 2017 financial results on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. GMT. A press release with fourth quarter and full-year 2017 financial results will be issued at approximately 7:00 a.m. ET... 
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02/12/18DJI Drones Take Flight with Worldpay
Market-leading drone manufacturer DJI selects Worldpay for online payments LONDON, February 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldpay Inc., a global leader in payments, has partnered with the world's leading drone manufacturer DJI, to help the company expand its eCommerce platform to reach more customers around the world. The global drone market is expected to be worth more than $11.2 billion by 2020[1] and adoption is growing at a rapid pace. With growing consumer interest across Europe and in... 
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01/11/18Worldpay expands payment processing into Turkey with iyzico
Industry leaders partner to support local card acquiring capabilities 11th January 2018 – London/Istanbul — Worldpay, a global leader in payments, has partnered with iyzico, the fastest growing payments provider in Eastern Europe and Turkey, to extend its payment services into Turkey. The collaboration is the first of its kind in the Turkish market, making it easier for global merchants to accept credit and debit card payments locally. Through Worldpay, international businesses are... 
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12/21/17High street breathes again as stars align for £1.4 billion shopping frenzy
Shoppers could spend as much as £1.4 billion* on cards this Saturday thanks to a last-minute rush on everything from prosecco and pigs in blankets, to perfume and pyjamas, claims the latest analysis from Worldpay.With Christmas falling on a Monday this year, Worldpay expects this year’s ‘Panic Saturday’ spree to be unusually busy thanks to the confluence of Christmas shoppers looking for last-minute gifts, and grocery shoppers picking up provisions for the festivities ahead.Jam... 
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12/13/17Masters of the Payments Industry
- 17 high potential Worldpay employees graduate from Middlesex University- Celebrations mark the success of Worldpay’s pioneering Masters ProgrammeWorldpay, a leader in global payments, is pleased to announce that the first ever students of Worldpay’s newly created Master’s Degree in Management in the International Payments Ecosystem graduated today at a ceremony in central London after two years of study at Middlesex University London.The Master’s Degree – the first of i... 
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12/07/17£100 million* bar tab on the cards for benevolent bosses this Christmas
Pubs and restaurants see 40%* rise in company card spend in month leading up to Christmas. Nottingham and Manchester top UK cities for greatest increase in spend.As bars and restaurants across the UK gear up for the annual Christmas party season, data from Worldpay suggests as much as £100 million* could be spent on company cards in the run-up to Christmas, a rise of 40%* compared to the average.In London alone, Worldpay expects corporate card expenditure to reach as much as £36 million*, with ... 
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12/06/17Worldpay partners with Klarna to launch invoice and credit based payments in 6 key European markets
Conversion rates climb by up to 20% with new payment optionsLondon — Worldpay, a global leader in payments, has announced that it will partner with Klarna, a leader in invoice and credit based payments, to further enhance its product portfolio. From today, Worldpay customers trading in Austria, Finland, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and the United Kingdom, and wishing to accept payments on invoice or instalments, will be able to use Klarna’s invoice and credit based payments fro... 
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11/30/17Optile Announces Partnership with Worldpay
Munich, 30 November 2017 - optile GmbH, an open payment platform for international online enterprises, announced their partnership with Worldpay, a leader in global payments. The partnership will combine optile’s expertise in advanced payment business solutions with Worldpay’s strength in multi-currency processing and international e-commerce.The partnership currently covers several strategic clients of various industries for both optile and Worldpay. The most recent joint client is ... 
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11/23/17UK retailers look overseas for Black Friday spending boost
Worldpay reports 21% rise in foreign card spend on Black Friday [1]Black Friday is set to attract an influx of bargain-hunting tourists this weekend, as international shoppers take advantage of seasonal sales, made even more tempting by the weakened pound.According to Worldpay, the shopping event saw spending by overseas visitors increase by a fifth last year. Day-trippers from Ireland arrived in their droves to hunt down a Black Friday bargain across the border, spending 54% more than the previ... 
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11/21/17UK retailers look overseas for Black Friday spending boost
Worldpay reports 21% rise in foreign card spend on Black Friday London, 21st November 2017 – Black Friday is set to attract an influx of bargain-hunting tourists this weekend, as international shoppers take advantage of seasonal sales, made even more tempting by the weakened pound. According to Worldpay, the shopping event saw spending by overseas visitors increase by a fifth last year. Day-trippers from Ireland arrived in their droves to hunt down a Black Friday bargain across the bor... 
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11/20/17Media Alert: Black Friday and Cyber Monday set to top last year’s record
Sao Paulo — Worldpay, a global leader in payments, has predicted that Black Friday and Cyber Monday mania will be even bigger for retailers in Brazil this year. New data from the payments processor reveals that eCommerce spending jumped by 32% over the shopping weekend last year, compared to 2015. And with deals kicking off earlier than ever this year, Worldpay are predicting another bumper sales period for Brazilian businesses.While retailers are the traditional winners over the Black Friday we... 
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11/20/17Media Alert: Black Friday and Cyber Monday set to top last year’s spending
Sao Paulo — Worldpay, a global leader in payments, has predicted that Black Friday and Cyber Monday mania will be even bigger for retailers in Brazil this year. New data from the payments processor reveals that eCommerce spending jumped by 32% over the shopping weekend last year, compared to 2015. And with deals kicking off earlier than ever this year, Worldpay are predicting another bumper sales period for Brazilian businesses.While retailers are the traditional winners over the Black Friday we... 
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11/20/17Media Alert: Black Friday bargain hunting to benefit more than just retailers
Hong Kong — Worldpay, a global leader in payments, has predicted that Black Friday and Cyber Monday mania will continue this year, but with a wider range of businesses expected to get in on the online action. Although the shopping event has traditionally been the realm of US retailers, the shopping event grew by 29% in Asia Pacific last year.Despite forking out $17.8bn on China Singles Day, Chinese consumers were still hunting Black Friday bargains, with overall spending on the day up by 37% com... 
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11/20/17Media Alert: Chinese shoppers still hunting Black Friday bargains after Singles Day
Beijing — Worldpay, a global leader in payments, has predicted that Chinese shoppers will continue to spend big on Black Friday, hot on the heels of a record-breaking Singles Day earlier this month.New data from the payments processor reveals online merchants saw a 37% year-on-year growth for Black Friday spending in China, as the shopping event becomes increasingly popular with consumers.While online retailers are expected to win big this year, having experienced a 19%[1] year-on-year growth in... 
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11/16/17Consumers worried about storing card details online
LONDON – 16 November 2017 - With the busiest shopping season of the year fast approaching, Worldpay is encouraging online retailers to reassure customers about the security of their personal information following research from the company, which suggests that nearly two-thirds of consumers are worried about storing card details with vendors.* According to the research, the need to create accounts and remember passwords is also a big frustration among consumers when it comes to online sho... 
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11/09/17Xero and Worldpay partnership makes keeping on top of cashflow easier for UK SMBs
Xero and Worldpay partnership makes keeping on top of cashflow easier for UK SMBs London, 9 November 2017 – A new integration to simplify payments for hundreds of thousands of SMBs has been announced today between leading payments company, Worldpay and Xero, the UK’s leading cloud accounting software company.As part of this collaboration, Xero users will have the option to create and send electronic invoices, including a ‘Pay Now’ option that allows customers to pay immed... 
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11/01/17Britain’s businesses banking on alternative finance for future growth
Britain’s businesses banking on alternative finance for future growthLondon – 1 November 2017 – British small business owners have expressed concern that political and economic uncertainty could make it more difficult to secure funding to support growth in the coming year, claims a new study commissioned by Worldpay . According to a survey of 1,000 small business owners, more than half say they are planning for growth in 2018. But as many as 52% of start-ups and early stage business... 
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10/19/17Chinese tourists splash out £29 million on UK high streets during Golden Week holiday*
London boutiques and departments biggest winners from tourist influx London – 19 October 2017 – UK high street retailers received an early autumn boost in sales thanks to an influx of Chinese tourists during the annual Golden Week public holiday (1st – 8th October), the latest data from Worldpay can reveal. According to the payments processor, visitors from China spent £29 million* on cards during the week, with £11 million* spent in London alone. Department stores benefited the mos... 
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10/18/17STUDY: E-wallets surpass debit card usage in U.S. in 2017
Worldpay’s 2017 Global Payments Report finds that despite increased use of alternative payment methods, the North American e-commerce market has the slowest growth rate in the world Oct. 18, 2017 — ATLANTA — The e-commerce market continues to grow in the U.S., impacting how people make payments – the use of e-wallets surpassed debit cards in the U.S. by 7 percent in 2017, and within the next five years, is set to overtake credit cards as the leading payment option, according to W... 
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10/18/17UK eCommerce market set for strong growth, powered by rise in eWallets
Separately, UK mCommerce set to outpace China, the US and Japan 17th October 2017 – London — The UK will be the world’s third biggest market for eCommerce in 2021, growing by an average of almost 10 per cent over the next five years according to new data from Worldpay. In its annual Global Payments Report, Worldpay found that UK eCommerce will be worth £203bn (US$268bn) by 2021, putting the country behind only China and the USA in terms of the value of eCommerce transactions. ... 
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10/18/17Latin America leads worldwide eCommerce growth
“CAN countries” lead the world for eCommerce and mCommerce growth in next five years, new Worldpay data reveals 18th October 2017 – London — The global eCommerce market will grow at an average of 11 per cent over the next five years with Latin America leading the way, according new data from leading payments company Worldpay. In its annual Global Payments Report, Worldpay found that the Latin American eCommerce market is set to grow at a CAGR of 19 per cent over the next five years... 
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10/18/17Australia turns its back on credit cards in alternative payments revolution
mCommerce to make up a third of the online shopping market by 2021 18th October 2017 – Sydney — Australians are set to increase their use of alternative payments over that of credit cards in the next five years, according to new data from leading payment company Worldpay. Credit cards are currently the dominant eCommerce payment method in Australia, accounting for 37% of all eCommerce in 2017. This figure is set to drop to 12.6% by 2021, with bank transfers replacing credit cards a... 
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09/20/17Shoppers give thumbs up to in-store biometrics
Retailers face growing consumer pressure to deploy technology that breaks down barriers between physical and online retail environments LONDON – 20th September, 2017 – High-street retailers should consider allowing shoppers to authorise in-store payments with part of their body, claims a new report from Worldpay, which reveals the pressure retailers face in meeting the demands of today’s digital shoppers. Following the launch of the latest iPhone, which comes with facial recognition... 
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08/03/17High-street’s ‘digital dinosaurs’ left for dust by new breed tech-savvy store owners
Businesses that embrace online payments are defying tougher conditions on the high-street, new research from Worldpay reveals London – 3 August 2017: From independent florists, to artisanal bakers traditional high-street stalwarts are experiencing a retail renaissance thanks to clever use of technology, claims new data from Worldpay. According to the payments processor, small and independent stores are seeing year on year growth of up to 8%* by allowing customers to browse and purchas... 
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07/27/17Worldpay US adds new features to omni-channel platform Worldpay Total
New suite of features provides additional payment options for customers and merchants both online and in-store JULY 27, 2017 – ATLANTA — Worldpay US is introducing today a suite of new features to its omni-channel platform, Worldpay Total. The new capabilities are designed to better support the needs of existing customers as well as access to additional markets, including card-not-present and Windows®-based merchants. Launched in October 2016, Worldpay Total connects and simplifies pa... 
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07/20/17Tourists could be set to splash out £2.4 billion in summer spending spree*
“Ramadan Rush” points towards a healthy summer for UK high streets London – 20 July 2017 – New data from Worldpay suggests that overseas visitors could spend as much as £2.4 billion this summer, following a particularly prolific period of shopping by Middle Eastern tourists during the traditional Eid celebrations at the end of June. New data from the payments processor revealed an influx of Middle Eastern tourists last month, with visitors from across the region spending 59... 
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06/30/17Early kick-off for Lions rugby fans nets pubs £770,000*
Landlords praying for a strong Lions performance after early opening pays dividends for 1st TestLONDON – 30th June 2017 – Thousands of pubs across the UK will open early this Saturday, as the industry looks to capitalise on interest in the second Lions Test against New Zealand, due to kick off at 08:30am on Saturday. According to data from Worldpay, the early start last weekend was worth an extra £770,000* to pubs that laid on big-screens, breakfasts and beer for hard core rugby fans. Ha... 
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05/25/17Brexit Britain’s Bank Holiday boom could be worth £3 billion to local trade*
The weaker pound has prompted a staycation frenzy, meaning big business for pubs, restaurants, and tourist attractionsLondon – 25th May 2017 – The May bank holiday could earn a whopping £3 billion* for UK high street businesses, as thrifty Brits choose to spend the long weekends – and their hard earned cash – closer to home.New data from payments processor Worldpay reveals that in post-Brexit Britain, where foreign travel is increasingly costly, native trips have upped their appeal. The ... 
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05/11/17Hens for hire, luxury knitwear and E-learning superheroes: The FSB & Worldpay UK Business Awards showcase 2017’s most inspiring small businesses
Kendal Nutricare scoops top gong as Britain’s Best Small Business 2017LONDON – 11 May 2017 – Kendal Nutricare, the makers of ‘Kendamil’ infant formula, has beaten off stiff competition to be crowned the UK’s Best Small Business in this year’s annual FSB & Worldpay UK Business Awards.Just eighteen months ago, Ross McMahon bought a struggling local H J Heinz manufacturing plant that had cut its talented workforce by more than 70 per cent over five consecutiv... 
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05/01/17Worldpay Becomes First U.S. Payment Processor to Offer Quick Chip Technology for Chip Card Transactions
Offered to new and existing merchant customers, Worldpay’s terminals using Quick Chip technology reduces overall chip card terminal wait time to provide the speed of service today’s consumers expect May 1, 2017 — ATLANTA — Worldpay today announces that it can now offer the newest solution for chip card payment processing, Quick Chip technology – making it the first payment processor to offer the technology in the U.S. Reducing chip card terminal transaction times to... 
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04/25/17Vantiv Announces Agreement to Acquire Paymetric
Builds upon Vantiv's strategy to expand into high-growth channels and verticals Increases Vantiv's differentiated ecommerce capabilities Positions Vantiv to capitalize on the rapidly-growing B2B payments vertical Creates cross-selling opportunities for Paymetric and Vantiv CINCINNATI and ATLANTA, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vantiv, Inc. (NYSE: VNTV), a leading provider of payments processing services and related technology solutions for merchants and financial institutio... 
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12/16/16‘Panic Saturday’ kicks off frantic £17.6* billion high-street spending spree
UK shoppers to shell out £2.6 billion this Saturday Footfall in major department stores set to double LONDON, 16 December, 2016 - Shoppers could spend as much as £2.6* billion on cards this Saturday according to Worldpay, with millions flocking to the high-street in a bid to buy last-minute presents on the last full weekend before Christmas Day. Worldpay’s analysis of spending patterns suggests high-streets will be at least 45%** busier than average this Saturday. Footfall in... 
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