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Worldline integrates Lyf Pay in its online payment solution WL Sips

Bezons – 29 September 2017: Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European leader and a global player in the payments and transactional services industry, is now making the Lyf Pay wallet available to its merchants. Since 18 May 2017, Lyf Pay has been offering an innovative and secured multi-service mobile payment application for customer relationship management.


Worldline awarded by Banque & Innovation 2017 for its WL Trusted Interactions and WL Authentication Process Management solutions developed by subsidiary equensWorldline

Paris, 26 September 2017 – During the Banque et Innovation 2017 Awards, held on 19th September, equensWorldline, a subsidiary of Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European leader and key player in the payments and transactional services industry, was awarded two prizes for its WL Trusted Interactions and WL Authentication Process Management solutions.


equensWorldline NFC mobile payment solution soon to be available to Postbank customers

Frankfurt am Main, 22/09/2017 – From September 2017, Postbank will offer its customers the option to pay with their smartphones using NFC technology. The bank is one of the first on the German market to introduce Visa credit card payments based on Host Card Emulation (HCE) technology. Postbank will use the mobile payment solution created by equensWorldline, a subsidiary of Worldline [Euronext: WLN] that specialises in payment transaction processing. Postbank customers will soon be able to pay with their Android smartphones at all Visa contactless terminals.


Worldline has been once again rewarded with the Gold level from EcoVadis for its outstanding extra-financial performance, thus confirming the company’s leadership in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Bezons, September 22 2017, Worldline receives for the second year in a row the Gold recognition level from EcoVadis, an independent extra-financial rating agency, for its strong CSR performance and its long-term commitment to sustainable development.


Partnership between Pathé, Atos (Worldline) and Hiventy to set up a digital platform for film conservation

Paris, September 13, 2017 Pathé, Worldline [Euronext: WLN], subsidiary of the Atos group, and Hiventy are entering into a partnership in order to set up a highly secured archiving system dedicated to preserving and exploiting films stored in digital formats.


Three major banks in the Netherlands select equensWorldline as infrastructure provider for Instant Payments

4 September 2017 – Bezons, Worldline [Euronext:WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry announces that its subsidiary, equensWorldline SE, was selected by three major banks in the Netherlands as their infrastructure provider for Instant Payments. This collaboration facilitates the next step in the process of realizing a real-time payment system. In Europe, several preparations are being made for Instant Payments, but the pace and the method vary per country. The Netherlands is one of the first countries that started the development of these real-time payments.


Worldline chooses PAY.ON’s Payment Gateway to extend the reach of its international acceptance

Munich/Paris, 25 March 2014 - The integration into the PAY.ON Payment Gateway facilitates Worldline the immediate access into a high-performance payment gateway, the processing of transactions in more than 100 countries,and access to more than 350 payment providers and 150 payment brands over a single API. With this enriched geographical coverage, Worldline will be able to even better satisfy the growing needs of its customers, currently spread in 17 countries, and leverage their business globally: Worldline clients can now easily connect to a wide range of foreign acquirers and payment methods for processing of local payment transactions worldwide.


Whitbread and Worldline sign new contract for Business Account Card services at Premier Inn

London, 27 July 2017 – Worldline, European leader in the payment and transactional services industry, announces a new three-year deal with Whitbread to continue providing Business Account Card services at its Premier Inn hotels and restaurants. The contract extension is valued at £16.7m.


Worldline to acquire the leading payment processor in the Baltics from First Data Corporation

Bezons, July 25, 2017 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, announce today the signature of an agreement with First Data Corporation (NYSE: FDC) for the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of First Data’s fully owned subsidiaries in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia (together “First Data Baltics” or “FDB”) for c.€ 73 million, financed by available cash.


Worldline’s Combined General Meeting

The Combined General Meeting of Worldline’s shareholders held on July 24, 2017 allowed for the confirmation of the respective terms of office as directors of all current members of the Board of Directors, in line with the remaining duration of their respective terms of office. The Board of Directors met after the General Meeting and confirmed the mandates of the Chairman of the Board of Directors and of the Chief Executive Officer for the duration of their offices as directors; the Board confirmed the composition of the Board’s committees.


Total and Worldline Partner with African Fintech InTouch to Support Deployment of Guichet Unique, an Innovative Digital Solution for Retail Networks

Total and Worldline [Euronext: WLN] signed binding technological, commercial and financing agreements with African fintech InTouch on July 13, 2017. Under the agreements, Total and Worldline will support the deployment of the Guichet Unique solution in eight African countries — Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, Mali, Morocco, the Republic of Guinea and Senegal.


Worldline launches its Gender Equity Program as part of its “TRUST 2020” CSR ambition

Bezons, 20 July 2017 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, launches its “Gender Equity Program” to reduce the female capital gap in the company. This objective is part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) long-term ambition “TRUST 2020: Trust at the heart of everything we do”.


Worldline Chile awarded “Best Chile 2017” for its commitment with the well-being of its collaborators

Bezons, Santiago, 19 July 2017 - Worldline [Euronext:WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, today announces it has been awarded “Best Chile 2017”. Worldline Chile was nominated among 10 companies in the small companies’ category and was rewarded for the first place.


Worldline to acquire Digital River World Payments, an online global payment services provider serving Tier 1 online merchants

Bezons, July 17, 2017 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], a European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, today announces it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100 percent of the share capital of Digital River World Payments (DRWP), a leading online global payment service provider from Digital River, Inc., a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions.


Worldline secures mobile ticketing contract with Govia Thameslink Railway

London, July 6th, 2017 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European leader in the payment and transactional services industry, has inked a deal with the UK’s largest rail franchise, Govia Thameslink Railway, to replace the operator’s current desktop Ticketing Issuing Services (TIS) with the Worldline Mobile Ticketing Service, @Station.


Half-year report on Worldline SA’s liquidity contract as at June 30, 2017

Bezons, July 5, 2017 Pursuant to the liquidity contract entered into by Worldline SA with Rothschild & Cie Banque, as at June 30, 2017, the following assets appeared on the liquidity account...


Partnership between Trinity Purchasing and Worldline brings one-stop-shop solution to the modern hotel environment

Brussels, 28 June 2017 – Trinity Purchasing, an international procurement organization active in the hospitality sector, partners with e-commerce payment services and POS terminal solutions provider Worldline for an end-to-end acceptance and e-commerce solution across 16 countries. The solution will enable all hotels that are a member of Trinity Purchasing to allow their guests to pay in their own currency when they are abroad, regardless of the country in which they are staying.


AcceptEasy and Worldline partner to offer a smart e-billing solution

Paris, 27 June 2017 – Worldline [Euronext:WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, and AcceptEasy, the market leader for consumer remittances in Western Europe, partner to offer a multichannel e-billing solution including payments processed by WL Sips and Commercial Acquiring solutions.


Worldline enters agreement with Apigee

Bezons, 26th June 2017. Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader for payment and transaction services, now combines and integrates Apigee Edge Software with its services and expertise to implement digital solutions. Apigee’s complete vision enables Worldline’s solutions to address a wide range of use cases across all industry sectors.


equensWorldline supports European Central Bank Instant Settlement initiative

26 June 2017 – Bezons, Worldline [Euronext:WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry announces that its subsidiary, equensWorldline SE, welcomes TIPS – the Instant Settlement service that was recently announced by the European Central Bank. equensWorldline will connect its European and national Instant Payments Clearing and Settlement services to TIPS from the first day TIPS is operational, thus providing easy pan-European reach to its connected banks and PSPs through one technical interface. This seamlessly fits with equensWorldline’s ambition to support the market in the easy and cost-effective implementation of Instant Payments.


Worldline China has been appraised at CMMI Level 3

Beijing, June 23rd, 2017—Worldline, [Euronext: WLN] European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, today announced that Worldline China has been appraised at Level 3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)®. The appraisal was performed by KPMG India Corporation.


Visit Worldline at Money20/20Europe

Bezons, 23rd June 2017. Worldline, [Euronext: WLN] European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, is ready to present its newest products, solutions and services when the European version of the worlds’ largest fintech event takes place in Bella Center, Copenhagen in Denmark from 26 – 28 June 2017.


GIE CB and Worldline launch a new conversational commerce concept based on chatbots

Bezons, 23 june 2017. Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, and Groupement des Cartes Bancaires CB (local scheme in France) joined forces to offer a new customer experience journey that uses chatbots as an innovative channel for interaction between merchants and consumers. This new concept of "conversational commerce" puts a consumer's Facebook Messenger in touch with a merchant's chatbot.


A first on the Belgian market: Belfius incorporates Worldline technology in its mobile application for contactless payment with all types of cards

Brussels, 13th of June 2017 – Customers of Belfius Bank who have the Belfius Mobile application can now make payments with their Android compatible mobile telephone by holding it close to a payment terminal equipped with contactless technology. They do not necessarily need to take their Bancontact, Maestro, Mastercard or Visa card out of their wallet anymore. Worldline, [Euronext: WLN], through its subsidiary equensWorldline specialised in financial processing, has developed the necessary technology to make this possible. It is the first solution available on the Belgian market that makes contactless payments possible with Bancontact, the preferred payment means of the Belgians. This innovation is bound to change radically the way consumers pay in the months and years to come.