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Direct Pay Online re-brands southern African providers as PayGate

Wednesday 11 April 2018 | 09:58 CET | News
DPO Group (Direct Pay Online) is rolling up its southern African payment service providers (PSPs) into the consolidated brand of DPO PayGate. In August 2017, DPO Group announced its acquisition of PayGate South Africa and Virtual Card Services (VCS) South Africa. The deal followed its acquisitions of PayGate, PayThru and VCS Botswana and Namibia.

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Companies: PayGate / Paythru
Countries: Africa
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