In the bottom right hand corner, which bears the payment method brand, of debit, credit, and prepaid cards now stands a Turkish trademark: Turkey’s Payment Method “Troy”
With a massive underlying tenchnological infrastructure, the trademark in the bottom right hand corner of your card enables you to make purchases or withdraw cash from ATMs.
This special platform that is at par with the world standards in technology and security has been named as “Troy”, an acronym inspired from ”Türkiye’nin Ödeme Yöntemi” (“Turkey’s Payment Method”), where TR stands for Turkey, O for Payment , and Y for Method.
Who we are?
Troy is a card payment system established and managed by Bankalararası Kart Merkezi A.Ş. (“BKM” – Interbank Card Center). Troy has started its operations following the permission by the Banking Supervision and Regulation Authority (“BRSA”) for the establishment of a card payment system as of March 31, 2016. The approval of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (“CBRT”) has been obtained on March 10, 2016 in accordance with the effective laws.
What we do?
We have set out to become the innovative payment method of Turkey with our cutting-edge technology. Our purpose is to enable secure and fast payment transactions in a way that is unique to Turkey. We work as a brand and service provider that enables payments between card users and merchants or companies. Troy is a technological infrastructure that allows non-cash payments. Owing to this infrastructure, our members can provide card payment services to card users and merchants. Click here to see a list of our members.