Electrum Payments is built to support high-volume, low-value transactions, ensuring maximum uptime and reliability. This cloud-based, agile solution provides secure integrations to all partners and to your legacy systems. Let Electrum’s payments solution simplify transaction processing for your business.

Open Systems, High Performance

Electrum is built in Java and runs on several commonly used database management systems. Currently used by some of the largest retailers and banks in Africa to process billions of transactions annually.

Ideal for Reducing IT and Operations Risk

Electrum maintains an in-house team of IT and operational risk experts for continuous risk management processes. Customers can access our extensive documentation library to achieve organisation risk management goals, standards and certifications, such as ITIL COBIT PCI-DSS and ISO27001.

Proven Reliability

Redundant software architecture provides extremely reliable service without arcane monolithic hardware technology. Customer reference sites provide first-hand evidence.


Encapsulates complex business orchestration logic in reusable components.

Easy-to-Use APIs

Electrum publishes RESTful APIs for rapid development, testing and integrations.

Cloud-first design

Take advantage of cloud technology in private, hybrid or open cloud deployments. Electrum technology is built cloud-first to maximise the benefits of cloud computing environments. 

Continuous Delivery and MicroServices

Automated independent service deployments allow for continuous delivery solution development processes, ideal for large complex banking organisations.

Support for Industry Standards

Electrum supports banking industry standards as well as those of new emerging technologies.