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29 April 2021

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Best Technology Initiative

This award will recognise card brands, issuers, banking acquirers or other payments companies who have leveraged new or existing information and communications technology in either an innovative or creative manner to deliver an innovative solution related to payments or indeed to create a new opportunity. Entries are encouraged from organisations which can demonstrate and measure the use of information technology as an enabler for business and customer advantage. The qualifying period is 1 January 2019 to 31 August 2020. Please note that entries should be submitted by the organisation that has the direct interface with the end payer or the merchant offering the service.

Applicant Group

  • Brands and Affinity Partners
  • Charge Card Issuers
  • Credit Card Issuers
  • Debit Card Issuers
  • Merchant Acquirers
  • Other Payments Companies
  • Prepaid Card Issuers

Judging Criteria

  • Degree to which the technology is the key enabler of the initiative.
  • The technology delivers an innovative solution to a specific problem or creates an opportunity.
  • The benefits to the business and / or customer delivered by the use of technology.
  • Demonstrate competitive advantage.
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