Archive | March 28, 2017

ING in Poland debuts HCE mobile payments

ING in Poland customers can now pay for goods or services using only their Android smartphones following the launch this month of a ‘MasterCard on your phone’ payment service. Available for customers with a Moje ING mobile app, the contactless service was developed in less than a year by teams from Poland, the Netherlands and […]

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Creditcall, Credorax bring omni-channel payment platform to SME merchants

 Creditcall, the omni-channel Payment Gateway and EMV Kernel provider, and Credorax, one of the first Fintech companies to evolve into a licensed European Merchant Acquiring Bank, have partnered to launch an integrated omni-channel payment platform for the under-served European SME market.  Recently recognised at MPE’s award ceremony for their respective contributions to the European payments’ […]

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HCE Service launches ‘SWIM’ for PKI secured HCE mobile payments

By HCE Service Card Issuers across the world are launching their own branded HCE (host card emulation) enabled digital cards on mobile devices. Rapid mobile payments growth is expected as more cash transactions convert to digital driven by the “millennial” generation. However, the current challenges with any HCE implementation are achieving strong customer authentication, auditability, […]

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FIME, Bsmart partner to support payment technology implementations in Brazil

FIME  is partnering with Bsmart to further enhance its strategic consultancy, implementation support and certification tools and services offering to the Brazilian marketplace. The collaboration will be of particular value to issuing and acquiring banks implementing EMV-based technology in the region. “Brazil is an important market for FIME and we’re pleased to offer extensive implementation […]

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Aware360 expands its industrial IoT connectivity and analytics with Gemalto

Gemalto is enabling Aware360, a leading industrial IoT solution provider, to connect with virtually any sensor, device or machine and quickly transform big data into smarter data. Secure data is quickly becoming the “new currency” that fuels IoT and (says Gemalto) underpins their strategy to enable customers to “Connect – Secure – Monetize” their solutions. […]

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PayPal brings NFC mobile payments for Vodafone Italy customers

Vodafone Italy customers can now make NFC mobile payments through PayPal using the mobile network operator’s Vodafone Wallet service. The service will allow for in-store payments at any Visa contactless terminal across the country. Vodafone Pay is available on the application Vodafone Wallet payments that all users can download from the Google Play Store app […]

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FIME explores embedded SIM testing and integration responsibilities of IoT stakeholders

To promote the development of a robust and interoperable internet of things (IoT) ecosystem, FIME has launched a new eBook entitled Building a trusted embedded SIM testing framework in the age of IoT. The document highlights the testing and integration responsibilities of the different stakeholder groups engaged in the lifecycle management of the newly standardized […]

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OSPT Alliance launches HCE Infographic

OSPT Alliance, the international association that provides an open standard for secure transit fare collection solutions, has published an infographic explaining how HCE can be used for public transport ticketing. The infographic builds on the free to download white paper ‘HCE Synergies with Public Transport’ OSPT Alliance launched earlier this year and its highly successful […]

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