Latest fintech research finds banks showing renewed confidence as fintech threat ‘recedes’

The latest Fintech Disruptors Report, “Picking Winners – Determining Success in Digital Finance”, released on Wednesday shows that bank fears over the threat to their existence from the fintech wave appear ...

Gemalto Gives Google Cloud Platform Customers Flexible Encryption and Key Management

Gemalto  is providing Google Cloud Platform customers with the ability to manage and maintain full control of their encryption keys on Google Cloud Platform. Gemalto’s SafeNet Luna Hardware Security Module (HSM)and SafeNet ...

Antelop adds Visa token support to white label NFC mobile wallet platform

Antelop Solutions has just joined the Visa Token Service program as a certifying token requestor, enabling banks and card issuers to use its cloud-based HCE NFC payments platform to launch mobile wallets that ...

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CTO Insights: PIN-on-Mobile is coming

By Jeremy Gumbley, CTO, Creditcall.  Imagine taking a regular smartphone and turning it ...

Shifting sands: Highlights from Mobey Day 2017

By Maikki Frisk, Executive Director at Mobey Forum. We are approaching the most ...

HCE and CIPURSE: the answer to super-charging your mobile ticketing solutions

by Laurent Cremer, Executive Director of the OSPT Alliance.  Mobile ticketing is becoming ...

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59% of Card-Present Transactions Globally Use EMV® Chip Technology

Technical body EMVCo has published transaction data showing that 58.9% of card-present contact and contactless transactions globally were EMV®-enabled between July 2016 and June 2017. This represents an increase over the prior year, when 42.4% of transactions were EMV-enabled.  The data reflects average transaction volumes over a 12-month period to account for seasonal variations. Given […]

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GlobalPlatform Announces 2018 Board of Directors

GlobalPlatform, the standard for secure digital services and devices, has announced its new Board of Directors for fiscal year 2018. With five board seats open in the closely contested election, the following individuals have been appointed to serve a two-year term: Rob Coombs – Security Marketing Director, Systems & Software – ARM (re-elected) Stéphanie El Rhomri – […]

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OSPT Alliance sees membership boost

OSPT Alliance, the global community advancing a non-proprietary standard CIPURSE™ for secure transit fare collection solutions, has boosted its membership by welcoming 15 new members in the past six months bringing its total membership to 86. The priorities of the association are driven by its membership base, comprising representatives from a wide spectrum of solution providers from across the […]

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WISeKey launches WIS.WATCH powered by contactless NFC Technology designed specifically for bitcoin users

WISeKey International Holding Ltd, a cybersecurity and IoT company, today announced the launch of WIS.WATCH, a secure mechanical watch powered by contactless secure hardware enabled wallet, designed to offer security and ease of use to cryptocurrency users. The WIS.WATCH can securely store users’  private key and allows them to make contactless transactions, including bitcoin and other cryptocurrency transactions. WIS.WATCH uses a combination of Near Field Communication (“NFC”) technology with highly secured solutions […]

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