electronic funds transfer

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e·lec·tron·ic funds trans·fer

(EFT) (ĕ-lek-tron'ik fŭndz trans'fĕr)
The automatic deposit of funds from one account to another account; often used in third-party reimbursement to health care providers.
Synonym(s): automated deposit.
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Accordingly, LFIs are required to provide Short Message Service (SMS) alerts or any other real-time notification facilities for all e-payments as well as issue EMV chip-based payment cards.
Masary managed to become the country's second largest player in e-payments.
"After BIR, other agencies shall be lined-up to follow as billers in this e-payments solution," she said.
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Shaikh Khalifa bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Chief Executive Officer of Bahrain Bourse commented, "The ePAY Summit aims to promote development and adoption of FinTech solutions, online banking, and e-payments. The inauguration of the Khaleeji eTrade is a testament of the growing consumer demand for digital transformation within capital markets, particularly online trading."
E-payments in the Kingdom are expected to double over the next four years to reach more than $22 billion, the report added.
Most consumers opt into e-payments for the sake of convenience, and plenty of businesses accommodate that preference.
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"We want to support the Kingdom's plans to advance e-payments, and through strategic partnerships and innovation we aim to become the preferred e-payment partner for Jordanians as we help stimulate local eCommerce."
Undoubtedly, migrating to e-payments is the way to go now compared to the traditional brick-and-mortar banking, where trying to transfer money from one account to another can take an hour's wait in line.
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So we are banking on increasing the use of e-payments at the toll plazas,' Franco said.