Visa is the world’s leader in digital payments. Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure payment network – enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. Our advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company’s relentless focus on innovation is a catalyst for the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and a driving force behind the dream of a cashless future for everyone, everywhere. As the world moves from analog to digital, Visa is applying our brand, products, people, network and scale to reshape the future of commerce.

In 2018, Visa launched two programs designed to support European FinTechs who are developing the next generation of digital payment solutions: a fast-track Visa program which enables simple, rapid onboarding for start-ups in as little as four weeks and a $100m European investment program to support the thriving FinTech ecosystem in Europe.