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More than 1 in 3 payments in Belgium are now contactless

• Since January 2020, the market share of contactless payments has almost tripled in Belgium: 37% of electronic transactions are now contactless, as against 13% in January; • 262 million Bancontact contactless payments were made between January and September 2020, a year-on-year increase of 216%; • The COVID-19 crisis has ramped up the adoption of contactless payments; • Belgians made 4.5 times more contactless payments during Customer Weekend compared to the same period last year.

09Oct.2020

Worldline joins forces with Alstom Transport UK Ltd and South Western Railway to compete in the RSSB’s Dynamic Train Planning Competition

London, 28 September 2020 - Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, teams up with Alstom Transport UK Ltd and South Western Railway, a First Group company, in a consortium to respond successfully to the challenge laid out in The Rail Safety and Standards Board’s (RSSB) Dynamic Train Planning Competition.

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More than 19.504 transactions per minute processed today, Tuesday 24th December

Brussel, 24 december 2019 - Op dinsdag 24 december werd het record voor het aantal elektronische betalingen per minuut gebroken. Worldline [Euronext: WLN], Europa's grootste aanbieder van betalings- en transactiediensten, verwerkte 19.504 betalingen om 11.41 uur op kerstavond. De zondag voor Kerstmis trok ook menigte in de winkels en is de beste zondag ooit op het gebied van elektronische betalingen geworden.

24Dec.2019

New records for electronic payments

Daily record of 10,535,817 transactions on Saturday 21 December Already more than 2.5 billion transactions so far in 2019

22Dec.2019

Worldline achieves a score of 88/100 by Gaïa Rating - improving its CSR performance by 6 points compared to last year

Bezons, 18 December 2019 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European leader in payments and transactional services, announces that it has obtained an overall score of 88/100 as part of an assessment by ESG Gaïa Rating - the rating agency that evaluates European companies on their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) practices.

18Dec.2019

Worldline and CashSentinel join forces to enlarge payment solution offering for WL Marketplace Payments.

Zürich/Bezons, 17 December 2019 - Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services and the escrow payment services provider CashSentinel have combined their expertise in order to provide a payment solution tailored to meet the complex requirements of Swiss and European online marketplaces.

17Dec.2019

Worldline receives the EcoVadis Gold level for the fourth consecutive year with a score of 83/100

Bezons, 12 December 2019: Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services, is proud to achieve "Gold" level recognition by the independent non-financial rating agency EcoVadis for the fourth year in a row.

12Dec.2019

Worldline enables customers of Swiss health insurer Sanitas to manage their insurance claims using mobile and digital payment functionality

Zurich, 04. December 2019 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services, has announced the roll-out of a bespoke recurring payment solution for Swiss insurance companies. The system provides insured people with a method to manage their insurance claims via the insurance’s mobile app or online portal.

04Dec.2019

Worldline’s Digital Doorman now watches over the Siemens electric motor factory in Congleton, UK.

Bezons/London, 26 November 2019 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services, announces the successful go-live of its IIoT Solution WL Digital Doorman at the Siemens site in Congleton. This unique cyber-security platform ensures fully secured and transparent machine access management for vendors and service staff.

26Nov.2019

Worldline’s e-Payments Challenge presents winners and smart new solutions to solve the payment challenges of tomorrow

Bezons/Frankfurt, 25 November 2019 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services, proudly announces the winners of its e-Payments Challenge 2019, the industry’s unique hackathon that speeds up the innovation-to-business cycle. The competition showed an extraordinary level of professionalism amongst the Fintechs and produced spot-on solutions to a multitude of industry challenges. Best examples are OneVisage that won the Grand Jury award and Cloudasset, awarded with a special prize.

25Nov.2019

Taking the strain of PSD2 off banks: equensWorldline bank clients successfully obtained exemption from the fall-back mechanism for XS2A dedicated interface

Utrecht, 19 November 2019: equensWorldline, a subsidiary of Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payments and transactional services industry, is proud to announce that the company has successfully supported several banks in obtaining exemption from the fall-back mechanism required under PSD2. These include Credit Europe Bank N.V., Banque de Neuflize OBC, Banque CPH and vdk Bank. The exemption, which saves the banks significant investment and resources for setting up a contingency solution, was granted as a result of their use of equensWorldline’s Digital Banking Platform.

18Nov.2019