04 September 2015

Tsys power outage hits Canadian Visa cardholders

29 January 2013  |  5060 views  |  0 credit card

A power outage at payments processor Tsys caused Visa's network in Canada to go down Monday, leaving customers throughout the country unable to use their cards.

A Visa spokeswoman told the Canadian Press that the power disruption at a Tsys data centre was to blame for the problem.

The outage affected Royal Bank of Canada, TD Canada Trust and CIBC customers, among others, but appeared to have been fixed by Monday night.

Comments: (0)

Comment on this story (membership required)
Log in to receive notifications when someone posts a comment

Finextra news in your inbox

For Finextra's free daily newsletter, breaking news flashes and weekly jobs board, sign up now.

Related blogs

Create a blog about this story (membership required)

Related stories

02 January, 2013
20 September, 2012
22 August, 2012
03 July, 2012
21 February, 2012

Related company news

 

Who is commenting?

Finextra Member Commented on: HSBC to rebrand Britsh...
Finextra Member Commented on: Zapp to use behavioura...

Top topics

Most viewed Most shared
Third of Brits expect day-to-day mobile pa...
8353 views comments | 39 tweets | 15 linkedin
Payments UK sets out vision for 'world cla...
6888 views comments | 17 tweets | 10 linkedin
Swedish mPOS firm iZettle raises EUR60m fo...
6198 views comments | 13 tweets | 8 linkedin
HSBC glitch leaves thousands of customers...
6124 views comments | 13 tweets | 7 linkedin
UK boosts contactless limit to £30
5666 views comments | 31 tweets | 20 linkedin

Featured job

Basic £90-110K OTE circa £200K NO CEILING
London based with substantial travel in Scandinavia

Find your next job