Top 20 Payment & Card Tech Companies - 2017

The payment and card landscape is undergoing a paradigm shift with the advent of next-gen tools that can radically drive down operational costs, alleviate cumbersome transaction procedures, and substantially augment the user experience. These cutting-edge financial technologies are revamping the established model of payment services to offer a frictionless payment experience.

The significant changes in the conventional payment landscape are majorly powered by cloud-hosted software that provides a unified transaction platform accessible anywhere with the click of a button. The growth of connected mobile devices and Internet of Things (IoT) is also fuelling the change. These devices seamlessly facilitate real-time payments, making the process increasingly efficient and transparent. Adjacently, a myriad of AI-driven tools is being used to encrypt end-to-end transactions that provide a risk-calibrated streamlined approach.

With a variety of solution providers in the market, finding the right solution is often a complicated task for the businesses. In this scenario, a distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, and analysts along with CIOReview’s editorial board has selected the top players in the payment and card technology landscape who have the ability to develop and offer innovative solutions to the clients.

In our selection process, we looked at the vendors’ capabilities to fulfill the need for cost-effective and innovative solutions that add value to the industry. We present to you the “20 Most Promising Payment and Card Solution Providers - 2017.”

    Top Payment and Card Solution Companies

  • 1

    Offers card-not-present solutions creating seamless, compliant, and innovative payment capabilities for the end user

  • 2

    A leading payment service provider that processes global omni-channel payments

  • 3

    Offers global banking solutions, advanced gateway technology, and proprietary risk management services to online merchants

  • 4

    Digitzs makes payments painless for platforms

  • 5

    Provides secure banking services through off-premise locations by enabling multiple bank branding

  • 6

    Provides organizations with a frictionless, transparent, and reliable way to distribute funds to their global contractors, suppliers, and resellers

  • 7

    Provides a consumer friendly contact and payment solution for healthcare and ARM industry

  • 8

    Offers a comprehensive hardware and software product portfolio, from centralized systems and mailers to ID printers, laser desktop systems, and instant issuance solutions for all financial institutions

  • 9

    Provides a suit of integrated cloud-based payment processing software to revolutionize the insurance industry

  • 10

    PayCargo provides electronic payments solutions for the sea, air, truck, and rail shipping industries

  • 11

    Delivers a fully scalable payments architecture for everything from ATM acquiring and call centers through to mobile and e-commerce payments processing

  • 12

    Delivers EFT Switching and Settlement products and custom payment solutions for the Payment Ecosystem

  • 13

    Provides holistic payment processing solutions for small and medium enterprises

  • 14

    SnapCheck helps organizations eliminate paper checks and bring savings by enabling fraud prevention and paperless transactions

  • 15

    Offers wide-ranging services from payment processing to prepaid wireless activation to web and mobile application development

  • 16

    Provides tailored payment technologies which offer solutions for mobile financial services, agency banking, electronic payments, and instant issuing of accounts, cards and e-wallets

  • 17



    Offers a wide range of digital solutions to meet and exceed demands for customers like convenient, yet secure options to pay and interact with banks

  • 18



    Provides merchants with a comprehensive and innovative range of services and solutions that eliminate payment complexity and make purchasing quick, seamless and secure for consumers

  • 19



    Provides payment security services and solutions for banks and financial institutions

  • 20



    Supplies the necessary national and international payment solutions, as well as the relevant services for all major currencies