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APS Bank Partners with Trust Payments to Offer Merchant Acquiring Services

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Left to right: John Pace (Chief Business Development Officer, Trust Payments), Steve Grech (Chief Executive Officer, Trust Payments Malta), Anthony Buttigieg (Chief Banking Officer, APS Bank) and Gordon Gilford (Head of Electronic Channels, APS Bank)

Birkirkara, Malta – 17th February 2022

APS Bank customers will now have the opportunity to offer merchant acquiring and eCommerce services and solutions through a new partnership with payment technology leaders Trust Payments.

The Bank’s business customers will be able to accept card payments through a POS terminal and other forms of electronic payments, with the funds being deposited into their APS Bank account. They can also benefit from Trust Payments’ innovative eCommerce platform which equips merchants with easy-to-use tools to build, scale and sell online.

“This is a great opportunity for us to work together with APS Bank, a reputable long-established and fast-growing local bank, to help their business customers to access acquiring and eCommerce services and solutions quickly and easily.”

Steve Grech
CEO, Trust Payments Malta

“We are constantly working to continue improving our service for business customers. We have decided to partner up with Trust Payments as our merchant services provider, because of their trusted, well established and easy to use service, account management and around the clock technical support.”

Anthony Buttigieg
Chief Banking Officer, APS Bank

For further information on merchant acquiring services being offered, please visit

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Security is our top priority at Trust Payments and we strive to ensure that all data is kept secure at all times We keep all customer data safe with AES256 encryption, SSL Certificates, and a minimum of TLS1.2, between your website and our datacentres.

Our systems are scanned quarterly using the Qualys PCI Platform, an independent Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) and approved vendors – Omnicybersecurity (UK) & Forgenix (US) – to ensure compliance with the security requirements of the card schemes.

We follow a number of rigorous security procedures on a daily basis including, but not limited to, continuous monitoring of our perimeter, dark web monitoring, and internal checks to ensure that CIA triad is maintained at all times.

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