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We leverage our unique expertise in the payments industry in order to invest our know-how into innovative solutions for the future.


We specialize in investing into innovative payment solutions and have a unique expertise in technological developments for the Card Payments industry. We invest in solutions that facilitate the economic empowerment of consumers, merchants and financial institutions through the delivery of innovative products and solutions.



Founded in 2009 by Jerome Cle, a Payments sector professional with a successful track in the industry, most notably in mobile payments, the firm’s specialty is in investing into innovative payment solutions. We have acquired a unique expertise in technological developments for the Card Processing and Payments industry. We invest in solutions that facilitate the economic empowerment of consumers, merchants and financial institutions.


Central to our ability to bring genuine innovation in this highly specialized sector, is our deep understanding of current trends and future needs impacting this market, and how to better empower key players in the transactional chain with the tools and solutions that will enable them to durably serve their customers and partners.


To fulfill this commitment, Rising Sun regroups international payment processing specialists possessing many years of experience in this multi-faceted industry and who have all participated in payment technology start-ups as well as worked with leading global financial establishments.


The collective achievements of Rising Sun, its employees and of its community of talented professionals is characterized by a proven track record.


Ever evolving, and anticipating, the industry in our drive to better serve clients globally, we are launching new solutions that will facilitate card usage both in mature and emerging economies.


One such initiative is SafaCard, a global Islamic Finance-compliant payment network. Its objective is to better serve a fast-emerging and highly diversified Muslim world with a payment network that adheres to Muslim community values while providing, and surpassing, the service level offered by existing payment networks.


Another such solution is RS-DM (Rising Sun Dematerialized Banknotes), a technology and program intended to address the needs of central banks around the world to securely integrate into their respective economies and ecosystems dematerialized banknotes to supplement physical money.


The modular structure of the solutions we propose durably answer market needs in addition to integrating seamlessly and cost-effectively into our clients own infrastructures, as either partial or integral turnkey deployments. When required we also design and develop bespoke solutions for clients.


Rising Sun possesses a proven track record in raising investments and managing technology ventures in the Payments sector.



Rising Sun Added Value

Rising Sun has a proven track record in raising investments and managing technology ventures in the payments sector.
Rising Sun is a developer of IP that takes the form of both innovative technologies and brand development.
Rising Sun has experience in key areas of the payment process including aggregation, mobile payments, transaction reconciliation and accounting, encryption and security, and as such can deliver complete and robust solutions to clients
Rising Sun possesses a global network among Banks and Financial Institutions, thus understanding their current and future needs
Rising Sun embeds brand awareness, marketing and communication into all its solutions thus providing a sales toolkit to banking partners and solution distributors.

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business-objectives


Global business objectives

Creation of the Islamic Finance compliant Payment Network to provide a competitive, community values payments offering to a large segment of the world’s population.
Develop the SafaCard brand and wide payment products offering to complement the core payment network, thus facilitating adoption by offering more to partners, clients and consumers
Facilitate the Digitalization of Currencies in order to empower central banks with ultra-secure and cost-effective digital money solutions, which in turn will enhance economic activity through diversified expansion, new areas of activity and also the ability to provide the unbanked an access to mainstream economic life.