‘Salmon Broadens Payment Options through ECPay Collaboration’

Salmon Group Ltd, a top financial technology group dedicated to improving access to credit, savings, and investments for over 500 million underserved customers in Southeast Asia, has announced a strategic partnership with ECPay, a prominent electronic payment systems provider.

ECPay is known for its extensive network of payment centers strategically located across the Philippines, including convenience stores, pawnshops, remittance centers, and rural banks. Through this collaboration, customers can easily pay for their Salmon products at ECPay’s 490,000+ over-the-counter and 3,000+ digital payment touchpoints. This partnership aims to empower Salmon’s customers, half of whom do not have a traditional bank account, to conveniently make repayments through the ECPay network.

By leveraging ECPay’s vast payment network, Salmon’s customers will have greater flexibility and convenience in managing their financial obligations. Raffy Montemayor, Co-Founder of Salmon and Chairman of the Rural Bank of Sta. Rosa (Laguna), Inc., expressed excitement about the partnership, emphasizing the importance of providing seamless financial solutions to valued customers in today’s fast-paced world.

For a comprehensive list of ECPay payment centers, individuals can visit https://www.ecpay.com.ph/. To learn more about Salmon and its initiatives, visit https://salmon.ph/.

Salmon Group Ltd, which includes subsidiaries like Sunprime Finance Inc. and the Rural Bank of Sta. Rosa (Laguna), Inc., is committed to expanding financial inclusion by offering cutting-edge, customer-centric, AI and data-driven banking and financial services to underserved communities across Southeast Asia.

On the other hand, ELECTRONIC COMMERCE PAYMENTS, INC. (ECPay) is the leading electronic customer purchase and payment systems provider in the Philippines, offering merchants in both offline and online channels convenient payment platforms. With over 23 years of experience, ECPay enables retail outlets and collection partners to provide accurate, secure, and timely payment services while offering merchants and billers real-time electronic reconciliation, web-based reporting, and system management. Currently, ECPay has over 600 biller and portfolio partners, along with 490,000 over-the-counter and 3,000+ digital touchpoint channels nationwide.

This strategic partnership between Salmon Group Ltd and ECPay is set to enhance financial accessibility and convenience for customers in the Philippines, ultimately advancing financial inclusion in the region.