In May 2008 VocaLink delivered the Faster Payments Service on behalf of the Faster Payments Scheme. It is the largest real-time payment system in the world.

We are starting to see an increasing demand for real-time payments in other countries, with at least eleven real-time systems in operation or in development over the last decade. FAST (Fast and Secure Transfers), has gone live in Singapore, Australia is seeking to implement a New Payments Platform and the United States of America recently announced they are in the industry consultation phase.


Our track record in implementing national real-time payment solutions makes us ideally placed to help support the development of payment platforms around the world. Our Immediate Payments solution is tailored for implementation in international markets.

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Vocalink has helped the Singaporean payments industry realise its bold ambition of implementing immediate bank transfers and debit requests as part of the FAST service.

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