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Cards & Electronic Payments International, Asia Trailblazer Summit & Awards 2014

Venue Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore, 11th September, 2014

Date 11 September 2014

Cards International and Electronic Payments International is a global high quality publication providing exclusive news and incisive analysis on the latest developments and trends in cards and payments throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

Owned by Timetric, an innovative, fast-growing economic and business research and advisory firm that provides critical intelligence on emerging economies and key financial services markets.

Card International and Electronic Payments International draws from executive interviews, surveys, and Timetric data, to deliver actionable intelligence to enable our subscribers to do their job more effectively, identify business opportunities and assess the impact of new regulation and industry trends.

Alongside these leading publications, Timetric also puts together high level forums to share key trends and bring together the most senior decision makers specifically in the consumer finance space.

Join industry experts and Timetric analysts at this half day summit to explore the key opportunities, challenges and innovations for the regional cards industry in 2014 and beyond.

Please email for full agenda and attendee details.

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  • To gain insight from industry experts on market-specific trends and analysis
  • Engage with industry colleagues to understand card management and core business strategies
  • Learn about optimal solutions to enhance your card product capabilities

To find out more, please email

Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore, 11th September, 2014

Associate Partner

First Data Company

First Data, the global leader in payment technology and services solutions, makes payment transactions secure, fast and easy for merchants, financial institutions and their customers. Today we are transforming into a company that is intensely innovation-driven and client-focused. We are building, buying, partnering and collaborating to develop the next-generation solutions our clients need to be more successful.
First Data serves 3500 financial institutions and over 6 million merchant locations around the world. We are the number one transaction processor with processing services in nearly 70 countries.
With every step, First Data is focused on going beyond to offer our clients the most innovative solutions possible so they can serve their customers with ease, security and confidence.
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CEPI Asia Trailblazer Awards 2014 –Shortlist Announced!

It’s here! We received an overwhelming number of submissions for the Cards and Electronic Payments International Asia Trailblazers Awards 2014. After weeks of deliberation, CEPI is pleased to announce that the shortlist of the nominated banks is now available.
Here’s a glimpse of the shortlisted nominees for some of the award categories:

Best Credit Card, Asia-Pacific

  1. ANZ Singapore
  2. East West Bank, Philippines
  3. Citibank, Singapore
  4. Hong Leong Malaysia
  5. OCBC, Singapore

Best Debit Card, Asia-Pacific

  1. BPI, Philippines
  2. DBS, Singapore
  3. Kasikorn Bank, Thailand
  4. UBank, Australia
  5. OCBC, Singapore

Best Prepaid Product, Asia-Pacific

  1. BPI, Philippines
  2. DCB Bank, India
  3. Security Bank, Philippines
  4. ICICI Bank, India
  5. East West Bank, Philippines

Business Card Programme, Asia

  1. Alliance Bank, Malaysia
  2. Citibank, Philippines
  3. Citibank, Singapore

Card Benefits Programme, Asia

  1. DBS Bank, Singapore
  2. ICICI Bank, India
  3. Taishin Bank, Taiwan

Card Design, Asia

  1. Citibank, Philippines
  2. Kasicorn Bank, Thailand
  3. Union Bank of Taiwan

Best Initiative in Mobile Payments, Asia

  1. ANZ Bank, Australia
  2. CB Bank, Myanmar
  3. Taishin Bank, Taiwan
  4. Union Bank Of Taiwan
  5. Bank Of Taiwan

To get a complete list of the shortlisted nominatee across all the awards categories, email

The winners will be announced at thethe CEPI APT Awards Gala Dinneron 11 September 2014 at the Grand Copthorne, Singapore.To find out how you can attend please click here

The Cards & Electronic Payments International Asia Pacific Trailblazers Awards have 45 award titles recognising stellar debit, credit and prepaid cards offerings in each of the region’s key markets, as well as a variety of awards in mobile payments, merchant acquiring and marketing campaigns. If you see your bank or organization as a trailblazer in innovative digital, mobile or electronic product propositions and a stellar service model, then stand out among your peers and reward those individuals within your ranks who are making a mark.

The proceedings of the CEPI APT Summit will foregroundtheCEPI APT Awards Gala Dinneron 11 September 2014 at the Grand Copthorne, Singapore. The summit will focus on disruptive digital trends in the cards and electronic payments space, with expert views on consumer experience and big data analytics. The spotlight will be onthose digital payment offerings that are revolutionizing consumer banking, including mobile wallets, mPOSand NFC. CEPI APT Summit will bring together the frontrunners in virtual and mobile banking from the various progressive innovative banks in Singapore, as well merchants and technology solutions providers.

To request the agenda, please email amit.patel@sg,

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Amit Patel
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