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Evertec selects Ingenico Group to provide the most advanced technology in POS terminals

Ingenico Group and Evertec, a leading full-service transaction processing business in Latin America, announced their partnership to offer Evertec’s clients the most advanced technology in POS through a complete renewal of its terminal base across Central America. This includes EMV terminals, PCI-PTS v3 certified and supporting contactless payment. All devices enable EMV Chip & PIN, […]

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FIME streamlines terminal certification process

FIME has completed its EMV® Level 1 testing portfolio with the launch of EMVeriPOS. The new tool ensures that the communication between payment terminals and contact EMV chip cards is in line with EMVCo’s Level 1 Contact Protocol Specifications. This enables terminal and mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) vendors in any market around the world to increase […]

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ICMA Report: 70% of Financial Cards Have Chip

Adoption of more expensive chip cards continues to drive global card growth with 70 percent of all financial cards now having a chip, according today to the International Card Manufacturers Association’s (ICMA) release of its 2016 Global Card Market and Personalization and Fulfillment Statistics Reports. The new research report also revealed that chip cards represented […]

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Discussing EMV with FIME’s Joe Santana

Interview with Joe Santana, Senior EMV Acquiring Consultant at FIME EMV® chip has had a staggering impact on the payments ecosystem since its introduction roughly twenty years ago. With migration progressing at different paces globally and the way we transact continuing to evolve – as wearables and smartphones shake up the ecosystem even more – […]

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FIME India achieves EMVCo Contact Level 2 accreditation

FIME, the leading consultancy, testing and certification specialist, has announces its Indian laboratory is one of the first in the country to receive EMVCo accreditation to perform EMV®* Level 2 Contact certification testing. Local terminal manufacturers and kernel developers can now validate the compliance of their solutions within India, reducing certification time and costs. “Ongoing […]

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JCB joins nexo standards as principle member

nexo Standards, the open standards association dedicated to the creation of implementation specifications for card payment acceptance globally, and JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., have announced that JCB became the Principle Member of nexo Standards in its Card Schemes category. nexo Standards, headquartered in Brussels, works on behalf […]

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