React Native SDK v2.0.0

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature06 March 2024Icon Payments
Icon VRP
Icon Signup+
React Native

The latest major version of the React Native SDK contains a variety of minor improvements and bug fixes. It also includes the following larger changes, which align it with the latest versions of the iOS and Android SDKs:

  • The introduction of the payment and mandate result screen.
    This is enabled by default and you need to explicitly disable it.
  • The UI now displays Signup+ specific wording when signupplus is specified as a related_product at payment creation.
  • Made optimisations to the decoupled authorisation flow for payments in Spain.
  • Added localisation for the Italian language.
  • Added a default merchant logo if one hasn't been uploaded in Console.

You can download v2.0.0 of the React Native SDK on GitHub here

iOS SDK v3.0.1

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature23 February 2024Icon Payments
Icon VRP
Icon Signup+
iOS

The latest major version of the iOS SDK contains a variety of minor improvements and bug fixes. It also includes the following larger changes:

  • The introduction of the payment and mandate result screen for the iOS SDK.
    This is enabled by default and you need to explicitly disable it.
  • The position of the merchant and bank icons was swapped on the payment confirmation screen.
  • The UI now displays Signup+ specific wording when signupplus is specified as a related_product at payment creation.
  • Made optimisations to the decoupled authorisation flow for payments in Spain.
  • Added localisation for the Italian language.
  • Added a default merchant logo if one hasn't been uploaded in Console.

You can download v3.0.0 of the iOS SDK on GitHub here

Android SDK v3.0.1

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature21 February 2024Icon Payments
Icon VRP
Icon Signup+
Android

The latest major version of the Android SDK contains a variety of minor improvements and bug fixes. It also includes the following larger changes:

  • Updated the payment result screen for the Android SDK. There's now a mandate result screen in the Android SDK too. It's enabled by default, but you can disable the result screens in your integration.
  • The Android SDK no longer supports the Material Theme adaptor.
  • The UI now displays Signup+ specific wording when signupplus is specified as a related_product at payment creation.
  • Made optimisations to the decoupled authorisation flow for payments in Spain.
  • Added localisation for the Italian language.
  • Added a default logo in case the merchant doesn't upload a logo in Console.

You can download v3.0.0 of the Android SDK on GitHub here.

Removal of Material Theme adaptor for Android SDK

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
Non-breaking change21 February 2024Icon Payments
Icon VRP
Android

In v3.0.0 of the Android SDK, we removed the Material Theme adaptor. If you used that, you need to migrate to Compose when you update to the latest version of the Android SDK.

New /payment-providers/search endpoint

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature1 February 2024Icon Payments
Icon VRP
HPP, EPP, iOS, Android, React Native, Direct API integration

Previously, if you wanted to get a full list of providers, you had to use one of the following options:

You can now use a new Payments API v3 endpoint, /payment-providers/search, to generate a list of providers and resources for payment authorisation.

Learn more about how to use the endpoint.

Share Console invites through a link

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
Feature improvement26 January 2024Icon Payments
Icon VRP
Icon Signup+
Icon Payouts
Icon Data
Icon Verification
Not applicable

Previously, you could only invite new users to a Console app through email. In some cases, this could be hard due to email restrictions or problems the user experienced. You can now copy a link you can share directly with users to help them sign up.

payment_settlement_stalled webhook

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature11 December 2023Icon Payments
Icon VRP
Not applicable

There is now an optional payment_settlement_stalled webhook you can enable that informs you if a payment hasn't settled after a certain period of you time.

You need to contact us to enable this webhook.

We have added two new behaviours that you can enable for the payment_creditable webhook: time-bound notifications and post-settlement notifications.

You need to contact us to enable this feature.

New returned payout and refund failure reason

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature04 December 2023Icon PayoutsNot applicable

We introduced a new failure_reason for payouts and refunds that informs you when a payout or refund is returned.

A return occurs when a payout or refund is rejected by a beneficiary bank.

Embedded payment page testing in Console

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature21 November 2023Icon Payments
Icon VRP
EPP

In Console, you can now build and test a customised UI for payment authorisation through the EPP.

Users can now see scheme fees in TrueLayer payment UIs

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New featureNovember 14 2023Icon Payments
Icon VRP
HPP, EPP, iOS, Android, React Native

If you use TrueLayer's hosted payment page or embedded payment page, your users now see a message advising them about fees when they select a payment scheme to make their payment over (if applicable).

The payment auth flow now adapts to Signup+ payments

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New featureNovember 7 2023Icon Signup+HPP, EPP, iOS, Android, React Native

If you use a TrueLayer payment authorisation UI, such as the HPP, EPP, or mobile SDKs, the user flow automatically adapts if a payment is made through Signup+. In this case, screens are omitted from the user flow to create a quicker and easier payment experience.

Shopify plugin

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature31 October 2023Icon PaymentsNot applicable

Our Shopify eCommerce plug-in is now available on the Shopify app store.

This plugin enables Shopify merchants to accept open banking payments through our HPP. It also enables merchants to issue refunds directly through the admin panel in Shopify.

Installation is entirely no-code and completed within Shopify, with no need to generate keys locally.

Learn how to install the Shopify plugin.

New behaviours for payment_creditable webhook

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New featureOctober 23 2023Icon Payments
Icon VRP
All

We have added two new behaviours that you can enable for the payment_creditable webhook: time-bound notifications and post-settlement notifications.

You need to contact us to enable this feature.

Payments Operator role in Console

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature14 September 2023Icon Payments
Icon VRP
Not applicable

There is now a Payments Operator role in Console. This is mostly the same as the previous View-only role, but can also issue refunds.

Learn more about roles and permissions in Console.

Refund payments from Console

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature06 September 2023Icon Payments
Icon VRP
Not applicable

You can now issue refunds through the Console payments view. This process uses a user interface, with no need for API requests or integration.

You need to have MFA enabled for your app in order to use this feature.

Learn how to issue a refund in Console.

Payout retries enabled

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature14 August 2023Icon PayoutsNot applicable

Payout retries are now enabled for all payouts by default. This means that EU payouts are initially tried over the instant SEPA instant scheme, retried several more times after a brief delay, then ultimately retried over the more reliable but slower SEPA credit scheme.

This results in more consistent payments and a better user experience. You can also configure payout retries to suit your specific needs.

Providers page in Console

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature18 July 2023Icon Payments
Icon VRP
Icon Signup+
Icon Payouts
Icon Data
Icon Verification
HPP,
EPP,
iOS,
Android,
React Native, Direct API integration

We've now released a Providers page in Console. This page contains a variety of useful information about providers such as their maturity, coverage, and supported authorisation flows.

You need to be signed into your Console account to access it.

Low balance notifications for merchant accounts

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature28 June 2023Icon PayoutsNot applicable

You can now contact us to enable the optional balance_notification webhook. This webhook notifies you when your merchant account balance is approaching a specified threshold.

This can be useful if your integration makes payouts, to ensure none fail due to insufficient funds.

Learn more about low balance notifications.

Organisations in Console

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature13 June 2023Icon Payments
Icon VRP
Icon Signup+
Icon Payouts
Icon Data
Icon Verification
HPP,
EPP,
iOS,
Android,
React Native, Direct API integration

We introduced organisations in Console. This doesn't currently affect the user experience of administrating your apps in Console, but is an underlying logic of how apps and users relate to each other. This also introduced the concept of 'roles' within Console.

Learn more about how organisations work in Console.

Provider unavailability in payment UIs

Change typeDate of changeAffected productsAffected auth flows
New feature02 June 2023Icon Payments
Icon VRP
HPP, EPP, iOS, Android, React Native

TrueLayer payment UIs now highlight when a provider is not currently available as part of the payment authorisation flow.