Finix Launches Payouts: A Standalone Solution for Fast and Secure Money Movement

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Revised: 09 January 2024
Published: 10 January 2024

Payouts enables businesses to send money in an efficient and cost-effective way with Mastercard Send™ and Visa Direct

 

SAN FRANCISCO, January 10, 2024Finix, the payments technology provider enabling businesses to accept and send payments online or in-person, announced today the launch of Payouts, its latest standalone product line. Payouts enables businesses across all industries to efficiently send money at scale, regardless of whether they utilize the broader Finix payments platform.

Businesses often encounter challenges when they need to disburse funds due to siloed payment flows and needing to manage multiple vendor relationships to send and receive payments through various payment methods. In addition, businesses can be delayed waiting for bank approvals and integration resources. Now, Finix Payouts enables fast and reliable money movement–to one or many recipients at once–via a single developer-friendly API. Payouts has many use cases such as business-to-business (B2B) account payables, gig economy wages, insurance claims, tax refunds, sales commissions, tips, contractor payouts, and more.

“Businesses can encounter many challenges when sending money at scale. Teams may face cumbersome technical integrations, manual payment operation workflows, and cash flow challenges, which can create a reconciliation nightmare,” said Richie Serna, CEO and co-founder of Finix. “With Finix Payouts, companies of all sizes can get started in a few hours, configure their payment flows and methods to satisfy their business needs, help alleviate complications and intermediaries, and start sending money without spending an extensive amount of time or resources. Instead, they can focus on what matters most: their product, customers, and business growth.”

“Launching this separate product line, Payouts, is further evidence that Finix is continually and rapidly evolving to meet the dynamic needs of businesses,” said Anthony Sharett, President of Pathward®, N.A. and Pathward Financial, Inc. “Pathward is proud to deepen our partnership with Finix and continue working together to broaden accessibility to the financial system.”

Finix will utilize Mastercard Send™ and Visa Direct to enable card-based payouts allowing U.S. businesses to quickly send money to bank accounts or eligible cards. 

Key features of Payouts include:

24/7 Card Payout Availability:

  • Disburse funds to cards in near real-time[1], 365 days a year – including weekends and holidays.

Real-time Bank Account Validation:

  • With Finix’s integrations, businesses can get up and running quickly and seamlessly link and validate bank accounts in real-time.

Flexible Payment Maximums Based on Industry:

  • Businesses can have custom disbursement limits for push-to-card and bank transfers to effortlessly scale their processes.

All-in-One Platform:

  • By integrating with Finix’s complete solution, users can send payments via ACH, real-time payments, and to cards with Mastercard Send™ and Visa Direct, in a single API.

Embedded Compliance:

  • Finix conducts the necessary compliance checks on recipients ahead of sending money between parties.

Reliable, Detailed Reporting:

  • Businesses can manage their payout services with out of the box tools, customizable reporting, and detailed recordkeeping.

"In today's digital environment, it's vital that businesses of all sizes can securely access and send funds in near real-time, whenever and wherever their work takes them," said Silvana Hernandez, Executive Vice President, Product and Engineering, North America, Mastercard. "By working with Finix, we're helping businesses meet the demands of our always-on digital world, enabling them to seamlessly integrate Mastercard Send into their day-to-day operations to move money safer, faster and more efficiently."

“Visa Direct provides a single point of access and reach to over 8.5B+ endpoints capability, including 3B+ eligible cards, 3B+ bank accounts and 2.5B+ wallets around the world,” said Yanilsa Gonzalez-Ore, North America Head, Visa Direct. “This collaboration reflects our shared commitment to streamlining global money movement and we’re excited to bring streamlined disbursement capabilities to more businesses across the U.S., enabled by Visa Direct.”

To learn more visit https://finix.com/payouts

 

[1] Actual fund availability depends on receiving financial institution and region

 

Media Contact: press@finix.com

 

About Finix

Finix is a full-stack payment processor and infrastructure provider powering customers such as Clubessential, Passport, and Kabbage. From startups to publicly traded companies, Finix offers everything needed to deliver a world-class payments experience. Leading software platforms, marketplaces, retail, and e-commerce businesses use Finix’s universal payments API and dashboard to accept payments, automate workflows, enhance customer experiences, and quickly grow revenue. To learn more, visit www.finix.com.

 

About Mastercard (NYSE: MA)
Mastercard is a global technology company in the payments industry. Our mission is to connect and power an inclusive, digital economy that benefits everyone, everywhere by making transactions safe, simple, smart and accessible. Using secure data and networks, partnerships and passion, our innovations and solutions help individuals, financial institutions, governments and businesses realize their greatest potential. Our decency quotient, or DQ, drives our culture and everything we do inside and outside of our company. With connections across more than 210 countries and territories, we are building a sustainable world that unlocks priceless possibilities for all.

www.mastercard.com

 

About Mastercard Send™

Mastercard Send™ allows people and organizations to send and receive money how, where and when they choose. Mastercard Send™ plays a key role in diversifying Mastercard's payment flows and enhancing payment experiences for customers. Mastercard Send™ is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.

 

About Pathward®

Pathward®, N.A., a national bank, is a subsidiary of Pathward Financial, Inc. (Nasdaq: CASH). Pathward is a U.S.-based financial empowerment company driven by its purpose to power financial inclusion. Pathward strives to increase financial availability, choice and opportunity across our Banking as a Service and Commercial Finance business lines. The strategic business lines provide end-to-end support to individuals and businesses. Learn more at Pathward.com.


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