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Acquisition of SIX Payment Services by Worldline: Publication of the information document (Document E)

Bezons, October 31, 2018. Worldline announces the publication of the information document (Document E) in connection with the contemplated contribution by SIX Group AG of its payment services division.


HotelsPro, the leading online reservation platform for travel professionals, partners with Worldline and Paytrek for end-to-end payment solutions

Brussels, 5th November 2018 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction service partners with Paytrek and HotelsPro, the leading interactive and online reservation platform for travel professionals. The collaboration focuses on end-to-end payment solutions where Paytrek acts as a reseller of Worldline’s payment terminals and acquiring services, allowing travel agents and hotel customers around the world to have a secure, cost-effective and seamless booking payment solution.


equensWorldline successfully launches TIPS Gateway service

Utrecht, 21 November 2018 – equensWorldline SE, a subsidiary of Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, successfully launched its TIPS Gateway service, with several internationally operating tier 1 and tier 2 banks going live in the first half of 2019. With the equensWorldline TIPS Gateway service, banks have the benefit of a single interface for Instant Payments for both the equensWorldline Instant Payments CSM and its EACHA Instant Payments Interoperability links, as well as for their connection towards the TARGET2 Instant Settlement solution offered by the Eurosystem. The launch of the TIPS Gateway service seamlessly fits with equensWorldline’s ambition to support the market in the easy and cost-effective implementation of Instant Payments.


equensWorldline to process de Volksbank's Multi-Currency Payments

Utrecht, 28 November 2018 – De Volksbank, the fourth largest bank in the Netherlands, has chosen equensWorldline SE, a subsidiary of Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services, to process its Multi-Currency Payment transactions. This step consequently follows de Volksbank’s strategy to strengthen their focus on delivering value-added services to their customers even further and move the processing of their non-euro payments to equensWorldline as a highly reliable, future-proof and efficient payments service provider. Last March the bank already selected equensWorldline as their Instant Payments Back-Office Processing partner. The contract will initially be for five years.


WORLDLINE launches the employee shareholding plan for 2018

Bezons, November 30, 2018. Worldline, European leader in the payments and transaction services industry, announces the launch of the employee shareholding plan entitled « Boost 2018 » under the framework of article L. 225-138-1 of the French Commercial Code (Code de commerce) and articles L. 3332-18 et seq. of the French Labor Code (Code du travail).


Closing of the acquisition of SIX Payment Services After approval by the Combined General Meeting of Worldline

Bezons, November 30, 2018 - Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European leader in the payments and transactional services, has closed today the acquisition of SIX Payment Services as approved by its shareholders during the Combined General Meeting held today.


Contactless payment is THE trend in 2018

Brussels – 6 December 2018. Contactless payment is THE trend in 2018. This is the conclusion reached by Worldline, [Euronext: WLN], the European leader in payment and transaction services, based on electronic transaction figures – and not unduly, because the number of contactless payments has gone up sevenfold in a year’s time. In October 2017, Belgians ticked their smartphones or Bancontact bank card nearly 600,000 times against a payment terminal. In October 2018, more than 4 million such transactions were conducted. With the year-end period in sight, Worldline is, together with the leading payment schemes, encouraging consumers to pay for their Christmas shopping contactless. It is safe, fast and easy.


Worldline leads at European level the M-Sec project, based on security mechanisms with multiple layers in the environment of smart cities

Madrid, 10 December 2018, Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services, has signed the contract for the realization of the M-Sec project - "Multilayer security technologies to guarantee smart connected cities". It is jointly financed by the research and innovation program Horizon 2020 of the European Union and by the National Institute of Information Technology and Communications (NICT) of Japan.


SRI GAÏA INDEX: Worldline scores 87/100 and confirms a steady improvement of its extra-financial performance

Bezons, December 12th, 2018 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, announces that it has obtained a score of 87/100 as part of its evaluation by the Gaia Rating, which distinguishes the most successful French companies in terms of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).


Île-de-France Mobilités chooses the Worldline and Conduent consortium to build the central system of the “Smart Navigo” (Île-de-France Transport Pass)

Launched in 2016 by Valérie Pécresse, the Smart Navigo program's first objective is to make life easier for Île-de-France residents by making the most of new technologies. Smart Navigo will develop new Navigo products next year to gradually replace subway tickets with contactless methods. Île-de-France Mobilités also wants to democratize tickets’ online purchasing and to develop the use of smartphones either as a way to recharge the Navigo card (in lieu of vending machines), or directly as a validation method. Navigo will also be able to support new mobility services such as access to car parks.


Worldline successfully signs a five-year € 600 million revolving credit facility

Bezons, December 20, 2018 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, today announces it has signed a five year revolving credit facility (the “Facility”), for an amount of € 600 million, maturing in December 2023, with an option for Worldline to request the extension of the Facility maturity date until December 2025.


Worldline to present groundbreaking payment solutions at NRF Retail's Big Show 2019

Bezons, January 11, 2019 - Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European leader in the payments and transactional services sector, will unveil its latest innovations at the world's largest retail event, NRF (National Retail Federation) Retail's Big Show, to be held in New York from January 13 – 15.


Worldline’s YUMI brings 360° digital revolution to the payment world

Brussels, 13 January 2018 – Worldline, the European market leader in payment and transactional services, has today launched YUMI, a payment device that marks a turning point for customer-merchant interactions. The innovation brings together physical and online commerce and is customizable to the retailer’s brand. Thanks to its ability to rotate 360° the user-friendly device always faces customers, providing an intuitively designed omnichannel point of interaction. The high-end multifunctional device has a sleek, modern design and takes the customer experience to a whole new level.


Worldline launches WL One Commerce Hub, the single payment platform for Europe and beyond

Bezons, 14th January 2019 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transactional services, has taken a major step towards helping merchants develop their payment strategies across countries and channels, with the launch of WL One Commerce Hub.


Half-year report on Worldline SA’s liquidity contract as at December 31, 2018

Bezons, January 15, 2019 Pursuant to the liquidity contract entered into by Worldline SA with Rothschild Martin Maurel, as at December 31, 2018, the following assets appeared on the liquidity account...


Worldline Board of Directors unanimously welcomes planned change in ownership structure

Bezons, January 30, 2019 – Worldline’s Board of Directors has been informed on January 29, 2019 of the project of Atos to distribute in kind around 23.4% of the share capital of Worldline. Atos announced its intent to submit its project to its shareholders at its Annual General Meeting planned on April 30, 2019. According to its project, Atos would retain around 27.4% of Worldline’s share capital and, as a consequence, Worldline’s free float would increase from currently 22.3% to approximately 45.7%.


Worldline presents its 2018 results and its ambitions for 2019 - 2021

Bezons, January 30, 2019 – Worldline [Euronext: WLN], European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, today announces during the Investor Day held by its parent company Atos in its Headquarters in Bezons (France), its 2018 results1 and its ambitions for 2019 – 2021, reflecting the increase of its business after the recent acquisitions of SIX Payment Services.



SUNNYVALE, CA and London, UK – February 4, 2019 – Rambus Inc. [NASDAQ: RMBS], a global leader in smart ticketing, and Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European market leader in payment and transaction services, today announced the expansion of their collaboration to deliver innovation into UK rail. With the integration of Rambus remote ticket download (RTD) software, Worldline can now deliver ITSO-based smart tickets to customer smartcards with their @Station and Mobile Ticket Issuing Service, providing passengers with a reliable and more convenient ticketing experience.


Atos and Worldline pledge support for LGBT+ rights at work by signing two international commitments

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, and Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, announce the signature of the United Nations’ Standards of Conduct for Business and the L’Autre Cercle Charter of LGBT+ Commitment – pledging their support to LGBT+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and others) people at work worldwide.


Worldline 2018 results: All objectives reached

Bezons, February 20, 2019 – Further to the 2018 non audited results already announced on January 30, 2019 and to the 2019-2021 new 3-year plan presented the same day as part of the Atos Investor Day, Worldline [Euronext: WLN] today announces its 2018 results.


Worldline presents innovative solutions at Mobile World Congress (MWC19 Barcelona)

Bezons, 22 February 2019 – Worldline, [Euronext: WLN], the European leader in the payment and transactional services industry, will present its latest innovations and solutions at MWC19, the annual gathering of world players in mobile which will be held in Barcelona from 25 - 28 February 2019.


Worldline is proud to be selected by Lithuania to securely mark and monitor tobacco products

In accordance with the European Union’s Tobacco Product Directive (EUTPD) (2014/40/EU), Worldline has been selected by the Lithuanian State Tax Inspectorate to provide the software solution that will generate and issue unique identification codes (UID).


A major step forward for the European Payment Industry equensWorldline launches the first pan-European interoperability solution for secure mobile P2P payments

Utrecht, 5 March 2019 – equensWorldline SE, a subsidiary of Worldline [Euronext: WLN] and European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, has successfully launched the SEPA Proxy Lookup (SPL) service. This new service creates secure interoperability between existing mobile person-to-person (P2P) payment services. The SPL service is ready to be used, and the first provider has already integrated the service into its mobile payment solution. The intelligent SPL service is based on the SPL scheme managed by the European Payments Council (EPC). equensWorldline was selected as the preferred SPL service provider by the Mobile Proxy Forum, a working group initiated at the request of the Euro Retail Payments Board (ERPB), to achieve pan-European interoperability for P2P mobile solutions’.


Mobi Direct contracts Worldline to provide new platform for digital payment processing in Pakistan

Islamabad, Pakistan, 06.03.2019 – Mobi Direct, one of the leading Payment System Operators (PSO)/Payment Service Providers (PSP) in Pakistan contracted Worldline [Euronext: WLN], the European leader in the payment and transactional services industry, to provide its state-of-the-art digital payment infrastructure platform in Pakistan. Following the integration and implementation, Mobi Direct will have the capability and capacity to deliver a wide range of issuing and acquiring transactions for its customers and the banking industry as a whole. The platform will allow Mobi Direct to offer a variety of innovative products and solutions to the banking community, merchants/consumers, public sector enterprises and digital players.


Worldline enables cash withdrawals at all Austrian branches of organic supermarket chain, denn's Biomarkt

Vienna, 07.03 2019 - Austrian customers of denn's Biomarkt, a leading chain of organic supermarkets with more than 250 stores in Europe, can now obtain cash when shopping in-store. SIX Payment Services, which has been part of Worldline since the end of 2018, enables denn’s to offer this cash service at its POS-terminals.