What is a BIN sponsor?

Frequently asked questions.

How exactly does BIN sponsorship work?

What is the purpose of a Bank Identification Number?

How do I get a BIN for my company?

Faster path to cards.

With all the administrative, technical and legal hoops, creating your own payment card solution could take you 6 to 12 months. That’s before you even launch your card to customers. If you have product momentum, that wait is painful. We’ll have you up and running within 1 to 3 months.

Why use a BIN sponsor?

Cards that
reflect your ambition.

Learn more about co-branded cards ▸

Your cards. Your brand.

Increase customer lifetime value and reward loyal customers with your own co-branded payment cards. Send us your designs, we’ll handle the card creation and fulfilment process.

What does principal membership of Mastercard mean?

BIN sponsorship is the smart way to issue payment cards and grow your business, while avoiding the headaches of doing it yourself.

Cards are hard. But not with FINCI.

Launching your own card programme is technically challenging, very expensive and a regulatory headache. You have to…

Apply for Mastercard membership

Comply with a host of regulations

Build payments infrastructure

Create a cards team from scratch

Gain the necessary licences

BIN sponsorship with FINCI.

Get your own branded payment cards (physical, digital, prepaid and gift) without the huge cost and complexity of doing it yourself. As a principal member of Mastercard, we help you get your BIN and build a scalable payment card programme. So you can launch new services, attract new customers, and grow your revenues.

Faster. Cheaper. More efficient.

Cost effective cards.

With BIN sponsorship, you can avoid the hundreds of thousands of euros it costs to join the payment scheme, build the infrastructure and hire the right people. Plus your team can focus on growth, grabbing market opportunities with greater speed and success. FINCI offers you the most cost efficient route to a card program.

Done-for-you cards.

Instead of you trying to tie all the pieces together, we’ll take care of everything, so you can focus on growing your business.

We connect you to Google and Apple Pay

We handle compliance and reporting

We set up the technical integrations

We perform settlement and reconciliation

We deal with Mastercard

Let’s start the convesation ▸

“We offer financial companies a faster and more efficient way to start offering card services to their customers. We do all the technical and regulatory heavy lifting, so our clients can avoid all the pain, while gaining all the benefits of the business opportunities in front of them.”

Mihails Kuzņecovs | FINCI CEO

Slick onboarding

It's easy to get started and easy to get set up. Through initial planning to technical integration, we’ll guide you expertly through a fast and thorough onboarding process.

Strategic partner

This is not a one-size-fits-all service. Our experienced cards team will work closely with you to create a tailor-made card programme that sets you up for success.

Ongoing support 

Our dedicated cards team will support you operationally for as long as you’re with us. And if you eventually seek direct membership of Mastercard, we’ll support that migration, too.

Gain an experienced and supportive cards partner.

Interested in BIN sponsorship?

Please leave your details, our cards team will contact you within 24 hours.

Business services to help you grow.

Spend a lot of money doing all of this

Meet ongoing operational demands

We detect and prevent card fraud

We engage with card manufacturers

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Apply for Mastercard membership

Comply with a host of regulations

Build payments infrastructure

Create a cards team from scratch

Gain the necessary licences

Meet ongoing operational demands

Spend a lot of money doing all of this

There is an easier way…


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