1LINK provides VISA certification and connectivity to member banks to issue/acquire VISA debit cards which can be used on the Global VISA Network. This allows 1LINK member banks to open their network for international card acceptance.
1LINK is VISA-certified third party processor for VISA debit cards and as a third party processor, 1LINK has propelled usage of VISA debit in Pakistan.
With the expansion of international tourism, Asian expat growth, and competitive fee structures, UnionPay is an attractive addition to payment selections offered by financial institutions. Issuers and acquirers are evaluating UnionPay in the payments market space as UnionPay gains significant acceptance in the industry. Along with its huge acceptance, UnionPay provides support for a variety of transaction models and payment channels. UnionPay offers support for traditional ATM and POS transactions, as well as contactless and mobile payment transactions.
With this collaboration, 1LINK becomes the first entity in Pakistan to have direct membership with UnionPay as Third Party Service Provider (TPSP). In addition to this, 1LINK and UnionPay also entered into an acquiring agreement for 100% acceptance of UnionPay branded cards on all 1LINK ATMs. With this initiative, all 1LINK member banks automatically become UnionPay acquiring members and can accept international UnionPay Cards on their ATMs.
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1LINK provides Mastercard certification and connectivity to member banks to issue/acquire Mastercard Debit Cards which can be used on the Global Mastercard Network. This will help 1LINK member banks to open their network for international card acceptance.
1LINK is a Mastercard-certified third party processor for Mastercard debit cards and as such, is the force behind Mastercard debit in Pakistan.
1LINK has entered into a partnership as a third party processor for JCB in Pakistan. This partnership offers member banks an economically viable business model; allowing member banks to issue cards operational on the global JCB network.1LINK member banks can sign up on the JCB International network through 1LINK, enabling them to issue JCB debit cards.
Due to its commitment to the highest quality services in addition to the most convenient, efficient, and secure payment products, JCB is now one of the most reliable payment schemes in the world. JCB cards are accepted at millions of merchants around the world, and are supported by ties with more than 350 financial institutions worldwide.
By being part of the global JCB network, member banks can offer their customers convenient, efficient,and reliable payment products in tandem with the highest quality services. Connecting with JCB on issuing and acquiring services through 1LINK will help our members open doors to financial benefits as well as the privilege of instant local support for all their operational and business queries.
The following services are currently available:
- ATM acquiring
- POS acquiring
- Card issuing