The journey so far

  • 2017

    • GPS is integrated with over 40+ card manufacturers globally
    • GPS exceeds 100+ client relationships, spanning over 30+ countries 
    • MDES enabled on GPS Apex to support Apple Pay, Samsung Pay & Android Pay
    • GPS remains privately owned and managed by its founders
    • Card and Payment Awards 2017 'Best Technology Initiative of the Year'
    • Paybefore Awards 2017 'Best Benefits Delivery', 'Best Design' and 'Gift Card Innovation'
  • 2016

    • GPS migrates to UK based legal entity
    • GPS Apex enables Agency Banking service allowing cardholders to have account numbers and sort codes with full BACS, Faster Payments and Direct Debit capabilities
    • GPS integrated with over 35+ global issuers
    • GPS serves clients in all continents
    • 'Leading Emerging Payment Organisation' and 'Best New Customer Facing Innovation' at the 2016 Emerging Payments Awards
    • Paybefore Awards 2016 'Change Agent of the Year'
  • 2015

    • Award winning fraud prevention service GPS Protect is launched
    • First clients go live with SEPA banking solution in Germany and France
    • Paybefore Awards 2015 'The One to Watch'
  • 2014

    • Global debit and prepaid certification to process within all continents
    • GPS launches revolutionary EHI service allowing clients to be involved in the transaction decision-making process in mid authorisation
    • Paybefore Awards 2014 'Breakout Company of the Year'
  • 2013

    • Certified by Mastercard & Visa for single message processing (USA)
    • GPS launches market leading virtual card platform 
  • 2012

    Clients from across Europe and the Middle East extend the growing GPS portfolio 

  • 2011

    • Multicurrency capability enabled on GPS Apex
  • 2010

    • GPS Apex migration to operate on “Active/Active” payment architecture
    • First third party client transaction processed on GPS Apex
  • 2009

    • Certified by Mastercard & Visa as accredited transaction processor
    • Full PCI DSS Level 1 certification received
    • First live scheme transaction completed (Mastercard & Visa)
    • Open API web services launched
  • 2008

    • GPS completes in-house build of its core transaction processing platform Apex
  • 2007

    • GPS commences build of its proprietary issuing processing platform 
  • 2006

    • Exciting opportunity identified to provide a specialist processing service for prepaid and stored value products
  • 2005

    • UK programme manager Flex-e-vouchers launches first open loop prepaid card product in Europe, a shopping mall gift card, using third party processor
  • 2000

    • GPS founders launch Flex-e-vouchers Limited as pioneering operator of shopping mall gift voucher programmes in Europe

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