25 June 2019 – Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, and Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, have announced a first of its kind partnership that will transform payments in the gaming industry by bringing the scale and reach of Visa’s global network to Razer Pay e-wallet users.
The partnership between Razer and Visa fintech is designed to make easier for the global Visa payments network which will be embedded in the RazerPay e-wallet, that will allow up to 60 million Razer users to make payments wherever Visa is accepted at 54 million merchant locations worldwide.
We pleased to partner with a forward and innovative company that can expand the access of digital payment. Together, Visa and Razer Fintech have the opportunity to transform the payment experience for not only the gaming community but many of Southeast Asia’s unbanked and underserved consumer as wellRegional President, Asia Pacific, Visa, Chris Clark
Co-Founder and CEO of Razer, Min-Liang Tan stated that Razer Fintech as the initiative to expand for empowering digital payments across the market starting from Southeast Asia. This partnership will significantly extends Razer Fintech’s position as the largest offline-to-online digital payment network in the region.
The prepaid solution will complement Razer Pay’s existing offerings, which include everyday essentials such as mobile top-ups, leading virtual credits, and entertainment purchases for music and streaming services. The integrated prepaid card solution will offer users the same convenient top-up and cash-out methods available on Razer Pay, underpinned by an advanced privacy and security framework.
The collaboration between Razer Fintech and Visa aims to empower this segment of early adopters and introduce interactive and straightforward financial planning capabilities with a Razer-gamified twist. These capabilities will help to enhance the financial literacy levels of the Southeast Asia population.