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EMVCo creates QR Payment Mark to promote acceptance of EMV® QR Code Payments

EMVCo, the global technical body that manages the EMV® Specifications, has created a QR Payment Mark to promote global interoperability across EMV QR Code payments. EMVCo has developed reproduction requirements and a free licensing structure to enable all implementers of EMV QR Code solutions to use the mark. QR Codes are two-dimensional machine-readable barcodes, increasingly used […]

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EMVCo Invites the Payments Community to Gain Insight into Latest Initiatives

EMVCo, the global technical body that manages the EMV® Specifications, has announced its tenth annual EMV User Meeting will be held in San Diego, USA on 20-21 June, 2018. The two-day event, which takes place at Marriott San Diego Gaslamp Quarter, provides a forum for payment industry stakeholders to gain insight into EMVCo’s mission, structure and […]

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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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Simplifying the Analysis of Analog Signals

Comprion has launched a new postprocessing software for easily visualizing, measuring, analyzing, and sharing analog signals, the COMPRION Analog Scope Viewer. As the only software of its kind, Comprion has integrated so-called quick measurements. Instead of configuring measurements manually, the user can analyze the analog signals with preset configurations compliant to EMVCo, NFC Forum, and ISO. Quick […]

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EMVCo publishes version 2 of the EMV Payment Tokenisation Technical Framework

Technical body, EMVCo, has publicly released EMV® Payment Tokenisation Specification – Technical Framework v2.0.  The latest document addresses the adoption of payment token use cases in e-commerce beyond existing card-on-file, and offers enhancements to how payment tokens can be controlled within a single payments channel. It also builds on the ecosystem established in version 1.0 by refining […]

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KEOLABS enters payment terminal validation with EMVCo PCD Level 1 qualification

Payment terminal vendors are now able to get their developments EMVCo-qualified with KEOLABS’ test tools as the company has just obtained the EMVCo Qualification for its PCD (Proximity Coupling Device) test tool. EMVCo Qualification for PCD Level 1 Protocol Digital Test covers all the digital aspects of the EMVCo standards such as the exchange protocol. […]

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