Verve Global Card Launches 1st International Transaction In New York, USA

Rides On Global Partnership With Discover Network

Verve, a leading payments technology and card business in Africa, and Discover Global Network, the payments brand of Discover, today held an event to launch the Verve Global Card. Cardholders will now have the ability to use their Verve Global Cards on the Discover Global Network which provides acceptance in more than 190 countries and territories. This will expand Verve’s existing suite of tailored payment products and solutions for its customers.

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The first transaction occurred
today at Swarovski in New York City. Senior executives from First Bank, Access
Bank and Fidelity Bank purchased various items from Swarovski using their Verve
Global Card on the Discover Global Network.

The agreement with Discover Global
Network will facilitate new international and cross border transaction
capabilities for Verve Global Card customers, meeting the needs of its
increasingly global customer base. Holders of the new card can make payments
outside Africa on the Discover Global Network which includes anywhere Discover,
Diners Club International and Pulse and affiliate network cards are accepted. Verve
Global Card also delivers additional benefits to cardholders including broad
reward and loyalty schemes; benefits that are available both locally and

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Interswitch Group Managing Director, commented on the announcement: “The
agreement with Discover Global Network will enable Verve …read more

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Source:: MediaCraft