FIME First To Receive EMVCo Qualification For Contactless Terminal RF Test Tool

FIME’s EMV RF test tool, which incorporates Keysight Technologies’ Contactless Test System, is the first to achieve EMVCo qualification to perform Level 1 PCD analogue testing on contactless terminals. The tool confirms that the communication between the terminal and a contactless card, or near field communication (NFC)-enabled smartphone, is in line with EMVCo’s EMV Specification

UBA Launches Innovative Payment Solution “PAYATTITUDE”

The Nigerian payment industry is witnessing a significant transformation as pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc in conjunction with Unified Payment Systems Limited introduces “PayAttitude” a faster and seamless, contactless payment solution that never fails. PayAttitude is a Near Field Communication (NFC) tag, with an internal chip which works on NFC-enabled POS

Bank of New Zealand Launches New Payclip with Enhanced Card Reader

Mint Payments is pleased to announce that its partnership with Bank of New Zealand (“BNZ”) has resulted in the successful deployment and enhancement of BNZ’s “PayClip” payments product, which now enables business owners in New Zealand to accept the full spectrum of card payments, including Visa, MasterCard and EFTPOS through methods such as NFC Contactless,

Contactless Card Payments Enabled On Vodafone Wallet

Vodafone customers will soon be able to add bank cards to their Vodafone Wallet and use smartphones to pay for goods and services at contactless terminals, it was announced. Following new agreements with Visa and Carta Worldwide, bank card payments via Vodafone Wallet will be enabled in European markets from the second quarter of 2015

Everlink Announces DebitWear an Interac Flash Enabled Wearable Payments Solution

Everlink Payment Services Inc. announced that it has completed a proof of concept market trial for its latest debit card innovation – DebitWear. DebitWear is a contactless-only, debit card form factor that uses the same EMV and Near Field Communication (NFC) technology currently being used for Interac Flash enabled cards. With DebitWear the “debit card”

MasterCard Drives Host Card Emulation (HCE) Momentum with Mobile Payment Deployments in More than 15 Countries

Consumers around the globe continue to use mobile devices rather than dip or swipe payments cards for more of their MasterCard purchases. In less than a year since announcing support for Host Card Emulation (HCE) and cloud-based software for both secure contactless and remote payment transactions, MasterCard announced projects are currently underway in more than

MeaWallet to Enable Contactless and Remote payments in Any App Using Global Standard Payment Schemes

MeaWallet launches Mobile Business Components (MBC) that handle the complexity of securing contactless integrated services and APIs. Using these components to connect an existing or new app or wallet to the MeaWallet Mobile Digitization Platform, will enable service providers to deliver contactless services like payments, access and transit. “With this set of components, and our

China Mobile and Gemalto Deploy NFC Transport in Beijing

Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, has been selected by China Mobile to offer its UpTeq NFC Multi-tenant SIMs to protect consumer credentials used for mobile contactless applications​, starting with mass transit services in Beijing. China Mobile is the largest operator in the world with a total subscriber base of close to 800 million.

100 Employees to Spend with New Smartphone-Based Payment Technology

MasterCard Belgium is introducing its contactless mobile payment solution in Belgium. The new payment technology transforms a consumer’s smartphone into a payment card, and is currently being implemented by local MasterCard personnel. This solution has been developed in collaboration with several partners such as Mobistar, who will be implementing the payment solution among its employees