E-wallets

GCash Partners Philippines’ Cybercrime Agency to Combat Financial Fraud

In an effort to tackle the increasing instances of financial fraud in the country, the e-wallet GCash has joined forces with the Cybercrime Investigation and Coordinating Center (CICC), a move designed to enhance real-time protection against cybercrime for the public.

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GCash Clarifies ‘Send Money Protect’ Insurance Feature Amid e-Seller Concerns

GCash, a mobile wallet service, recently addressed queries regarding its new insurance product, Send Money Protect, amidst concerns from online merchants. This feature, aimed at enhancing the security of money transfers, is focused on protecting users against online scams and

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GCash Set for Potential IPO in H2 2024 Amid Market Uncertainties

GCash, a leading e-wallet player in the Philippines, is gearing up for its initial public offering (IPO) in the latter half of the year, contingent on market conditions. Oscar A. Reyes, Jr., president and chief executive officer of G-Xchange, the

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Globe Group Seeks to Build on GCash’s Fintech Success for Future Ventures

Digital solutions platform Globe Group is set to replicate the success of its fintech arm, GCash, which is the country’s main finance super app and the only double unicorn. Ernest Cu, President and CEO of the Globe Group, said the

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Filipino Digital Bank Maya Taps TerraPay for Seamless Remittance

Payments infrastructure company TerraPay and Philippines’ digital bank Maya announced a strategic partnership at the Singapore Fintech Festival aimed at improving international remittances for Filipinos worldwide. As part of this partnership, users of the Maya app will be able to

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GCash Users Can Now Pay at Alipay+ Merchants in Six New Countries

Philippines’ e-wallet GCash has expanded the availability of ‘GCash Global Pay’ to now include six new markets namely South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, France, Italy, and the United Kingdom. This follows the initial launch of the service earlier this year. GCash

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GCash Rolls Out New Visa Card for Millions of Unbanked Filipinos

Philippines’ e-wallet GCash has partnered with Visa to launch the new GCash card that will give millions of unbanked Filipinos access to the benefits of owning one. The GCash card can be used at over 100 million merchants in the

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GCash Took Down Over 4 Million Accounts Linked to Fraudulent Activities

Philippines e-wallet GCash has removed more than 4 million accounts linked to fraudulent activities in 18 months, according to a report by Philstar.com. The company said it is taking steps to protect its users from fraud, including blocking malicious sites

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Four E-Wallets Now Accepted in the Philippines Through Alipay+

Ant Group, the operator of Alipay+, has announced that four mobile wallets are now accepted in the Philippine; AlipayHK (Hong Kong SAR), Kakao Pay (South Korea), Touch ‘n Go eWallet (Malaysia), and Alipay (Chinese mainland). This means that tourists from

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GCash to Waive QRPh Transaction Fees for Micro-Merchants Until End of 2023

Philippines’ mobile wallet GCash will be waiving the QRPh transaction fees or merchant discount rates (MDRs) for micro-merchants using the scan-to-pay service until the end of 2023 according to a report by the Manila Bulletin. GCash’s scan-to-pay service enables merchants

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