Release Summary

Release notes for the Sync Payments API.

Date

Version

Description

2016-08-05

1.4

Added airtime top-up as a new use case as described in section 8.

2017-05-30

1.5

Added the two methods mm_remit_log and bank_remit_log, which allow you to specify exact receive amount in receive currency to be credited to the recipients account.
mm_remit_log is used to initiate but not execute a money remittance to a mobile wallet providing the receive amount as the instruction.
bank_remit_log is used to initiate but not execute a money remittance to a bank account, providing the receive amount as the instruction.

2017-07-20

1.5.1

Added call flows and integration policy to the document.

2018-06-06

1.5.2

Added details on Wari transfers, specific to mm_remit_log and mm_trans_log.

2018-06-07

1.5.3

Updates to:
7.5 mm_remit_log – Date of birth field updated to optional. Error status fields added.
7.6 mm_trans_log – Date of birth field updated to optional. Error status fields added.
7.9 trans_com - mfs_trans_id updated to trans_id. trans_id can accept either mfs_trans_id or 3P transaction ID; 3P transaction ID added to response.
6.2 get_trans_status - mfs_trans_id updated to trans_id. trans_id can accept either mfs_trans_id or 3P transaction ID.
6.1 cancel_trans - mfs_trans_id updated to trans_id. trans_id can accept either mfs_trans_id or 3P transaction ID.
9.3 Response codes – ER 107 updated to include 3P transaction ID; ER202 – 209 added.
7.7 bank_remit_log - Date of birth field updated to optional. Error status fields added.
7.7 bank_trans_log - Date of birth field updated to optional. Error status fields added.

2019-01-10

1.5.4

2.0 SSL – Addition of API key
3.4.1 – Addition of API key for HTTPS only connections
7.9 trans_com - mfs_trans_id and third_party_trans_id added to response.
6.2 get_trans_status - mfs_trans_id and third_party_trans_id added to response.
6.1 cancel_trans - mfs_trans_id and third_party_trans_id added to response.
5.2 EResponse – mfs_trans_id and third_party_trans_id added.
8.3 airtime_trans_com - mfs_trans_id and third_party_trans_id added to response.
9.3 Response codes – Updated to include Action guidelines

2019-04-11

1.5.5

Updates to:
7.5 mm_remit_log – Cash pick-up updates
7.6 mm_trans_log – Cash pick-up updates
7.9 trans_com – Cash pick-up updates

2019-10-03

1.5.6

6.3 get_voucher_status method added.

2020-02-29

1.5.7

Removed remittance to bank account methods.
Removed get_partners method.
Added additional cash pick up references.
Section 3.4.4 Expiry of Transfer Proposal – Updated.

2020-04-01

1.5.8

9.3 Response codes – Updated to include new ‘’Queued’’ status codes.
3.4.7 Transaction results and retransmission handling – Updated with queued status result and handling.
4.3 Interpreting transaction results – Updated with queued result detail.
4.5.3 Transaction status – Updated with queued transaction status.
6.1 Cancel transaction – Updated with queued transaction detail.