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Nets rolls out preventative fraud service to protect online Nordic consumers

Nets, the Nordic digital payments specialist, is rolling out a managed service for banks across the Nordics that aims to protect consumers by preventing potentially fraudulent transactions from occurring online.  The service is designed to mitigate two high growth instances of online fraud: ‘too good to be true’ clickbait offers and unsolicited direct debits, and […]

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GlobalPlatform technology deployed on 22 Billion secure elements

 GlobalPlatform, the standard for the protection and secure management of digital services and devices, has conservatively estimated that 41% of all Secure Elements (SE) deployed globally between 2010 and 2016 were based on GlobalPlatform Specifications – a total of 22.018 billion. “The ongoing adoption of GlobalPlatform Specifications for SE products demonstrates the market’s awareness of […]

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Ixaris launches open payment cloud beta programme FinDEVr

Ixaris Technologies will today, for the first time publically showcase its Open Payments Cloud (OPC), when it launches the beta version of the cloud-based technology framework at FinDEVr, an event which forms part of London Tech Week.  The OPC is the primary outcome of the Open Payments Ecosystem (OPE) project, which was conceived to drive […]

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nexo standards announces new board members

nexo standards, the open, global industry association dedicated to enabling fast, interoperable and borderless payments acceptance, has announced the results of its third annual General Assembly. nexo standards’ 78 member organisations, which together represent all actors in the payment acceptance transaction chain, have elected a Board of Directors that is equally diverse, including acceptors, card […]

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Cardtek, NXP provide technolgy for “emPay” mobile wallet service in Dubai

Cardtek, is collaborating with NXP Semiconductors to deliver the first nationally sanctioned mobile wallet solution for the United Arab Emirates. Emcredit, a fully owned subsidiary of the Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED), will launch emPay, a secure mobile payment platform that offers all United Arab Emirates residents the ability to easily pay for a wide […]

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Milano City bluetooth beacon network powered by Connecthings’

The City of Milano’s urban totems are now equipped with Connecthings’ Bluetooth beacons. These beacons are able to interact with all mobile applications (when the Bluetooth is activated on the smartphone) to send contextualized information. The mobile application “VisitMilano” is the first application powered by Connecthings’ Internet of Things platform to interact with the beacon […]

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