Commercial Bank of Ceylon, Earthport partner for local payment capability into Sri Lanka

Earthport (AIM: EPO.L) has expanded its reach into Asia for international money transfers through a partnership with Commercial Bank of Ceylon Plc, to provide local payment capability into Sri Lanka, the company said.

This new partnership enables Earthport to support payment services into the region and further strengthen payment capability into South Asia; this builds on partnerships already established in India and Pakistan. Earthport enables clients to access payments to over 60 countries globally, through a single contract, technical integration and service relationship.

Commercial Bank of Ceylon is a Sri Lankan bank that operates a network of 246 branches and 621 ATMs in Sri Lanka.

Earthport provides the industry with access to a global payment network through a single contract, a single technical integration, and a single service relationship.