Paynetics UK selects Thames Technology for card production across UK and Europe

Published: September 28, 2021

Paynetics announces new strategic partnership with Thames Technology to produce, personalise, and supply financial cards to customers

28 September, 2021, – LONDON, United Kingdom – Paynetics UK has chosen Thames Technology as its preferred supplier for card procurement services across the UK and Europe.

Paynetics can now provide bespoke end-to-end card services to its customers. This collaboration will allow Paynetics to offer advantages on value, quality, and speed for its customers in the fintech, corporate, and public sector markets.

Thames Technology has Visa, Mastercard, and UnionPay accreditation, making the company the perfect partner to deliver data security, high quality manufacturing, and personalisation for Paynetics customers.

With this partnership, Paynetics is furthering its commitment to ‘fintech for good’. Consumers are increasingly becoming more environmentally conscious and expect their banks to behave ethically. By working with Thames Technology, Paynetics can continue to offer environmentally-friendly cards and packaging to customers, minimising the carbon footprint.

Moreover, Paynetics is able to offer a variety of card options to its broad range of customers across the corporate, fintech, and public sector markets – cards that are non-PVC (Sustainable) and cards with more prestigious finishes such as metal.

The new partnership with Thames Technology allows Paynetics to bring these innovative services to a wide array of financial services providers across the UK and Europe.

Amanda Harrison VP, Head of Business Development at Paynetics said: “At Paynetics, we invest in innovation and strive for unmatched customer experiences. We enable household corporate brands, the public sector and fintechs, every day, anytime across Europe. We form strategic partnerships with third parties that match our vision to keep payments simple, have a passion for pace of project delivery, and are ultimately devoted to programme success. We see Thames Technology as an extension of Paynetics and we trust that our customers’ projects are in secure hands when we collaborate on projects together.”

Paynetics customers can either partner directly with Thames Technology or choose Paynetics to procure the card on their behalf – with a simple, no fuss arrangement. In either model, Paynetics’ main priority is to support the project to launch on time and on budget.

Angela Davies Head of Financial and ID Sales at Thames Technology said:

We’re delighted to be selected by Paynetics for card manufacture and personalisation services across Europe. Our joint focus on innovation, speed-to-market, premium customer experience and sustainability ensure the partnership is a tangible success and we’re looking forward to working on the many new opportunities together.

Paynetics has integrated i’s all-in-one banking-as-a-service (BaaS) solution with Maslife’s unique financial wellbeing offering to give consumers a rich and supportive financial experience.

Amanda Harrison VP, Head of Business Development at Paynetics said: “We have streamlined our integration services, enabling any established brand or fintech to migrate to Paynetics easily. We are delighted to onboard Maslife to help revolutionise the way consumers manage their finances. Over the last year, the financial challenges and stresses faced by many individuals have illustrated the need for a payment platform that also prioritises mental and physical health. Our innovative financial infrastructure, and collaboration with Mastercard, GPS, and Thames Card Technology has enabled this innovative wellbeing and payments application that will improve people’s lives.”

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About Paynetics

Founded by financial sector veteran Ivo Gueorguiev and serial entrepreneur Valeri Valtchev, Paynetics is an e-money institution, providing end-to-end payment services across the UK, European Union and globally. We are principal members of Mastercard, VISA, UnionPay International, SWIFT and SEPA, and can offer both IBAN’s and UK Sort Codes. Paynetics meets the complex payment and Banking as a Service needs of its B2B and B2B2C customers safely in one place, including card acceptance and issuance, across mobile and ewallet, online, digital and physical cards, and POS channels. Our award-winning technology makes Paynetics easy to work with while offering some of the most sophisticated digital solutions based upon tokenization such as Apple Pay and Google Pay.

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About Thames Technology

With over 25 years’ experience across a variety of sectors, Thames Technology is one of Europe’s largest and most trusted payment card issuing partners. With our key values of integrity, quality and responsiveness, we are committed to providing a world-class service.

Thames Technology develops, manufactures, personalises, and distributes payment, gift, loyalty and commercial cards, producing more than 250 million cards a year for customers in over 60 countries.

Thames Technology is part of Paragon ID, a leader in identification solutions in particular in the e-ID, transport, smart cities, traceability & brand protection and payment sectors.

For more information please visit the Thames Technology website and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter