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Digital payments technology

Payment channels

Bluechain request-to-pay (RtP) technology enables businesses and consumers to send, receive and approve payment requests securely over any open channel. Bluechain is a new payments infrastructure, but it also works with the existing schemes, providing a seamless transition from older card-based technologies.

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Payment schemes

Bypassing the international card schemes for domestic payments delivers major cost savings to the local industry and ensures sovereign control of all payments data. Each Bluechain domestic payment hub is locally managed and linked to an international backbone for cross-border settlement.

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Bluechain technology is powering solutions for the payments industry around the globe, from request-to-pay (RtP) solutions for acquirers and gateways to domestic payment schemes for central banks and national switches. Whatever the application, Bluechain solutions offer greater security, simplicity and control in every payment situation: in-store, online, billing and peer-to-peer.

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5 benefits of redefining domestic payment schemes

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