Consumers and U.S. ATM Industry Petition VISA to Lift Ban on Dynamic Currency Conversion Services

JACKSONVILLE, FL, February 23, 2018 – A public petition on behalf of consumers and the U.S. ATM industry (the “Petition”), has been formally submitted to VISA by the National ATM Council (“NAC”), seeking elimination of current network rules prohibiting Dynamic … Continue reading

Visa Brings Mobile Payment Wearables to PyeongChang 2018

As the mobile payments industry increasingly shifts from plastic to digital, new technology innovations from Visa delivers NFC-enabled wearables at the Winter 2018 Olympics. Thursday, February 15, 2018 by Mobile Marketing & Technology Even though North American consumers have been … Continue reading

Google, MasterCard, Intel, Bank of America, Visa, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, and McKinsey & Company Executives Among Presenters at 2017 Mobile Payments Conference in Chicago

CHICAGO, IL — (Marketwired) — 06/20/17 — Mobile Marketing & Technology today introduced their keynote lineup and other confirmed speakers for the 2017 Mobile Payments Conference (MPC), taking place August 28 – 30, 2017 at the Swissôtel Chicago in Chicago, … Continue reading

Smart Card Alliance Educates Merchants and Issuers on Contactless Payments Benefits, Security Considerations with Infographics, Q&A

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., January 10, 2017 – Contactless payments have become one of the most popular ways to pay globally with usage in countries such as the U.K., Canada and Australia growing every day. As U.S. merchants and issuers look … Continue reading

Rio de Janeiro launches Gemalto contactless transport ticketing wristband

Pioneering initiative by RioCard simplifies payments and improves public transportation Amsterdam – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces its collaboration with RioCard, Rio de Janeiro’s public transportation ticketing operator, to implement contactless transport ticket wristbands. When … Continue reading

Now is the Time for Banks to Make a Play in the Mobile Wallet Market

JAVELIN Assesses Financial Institutions’ Mobile Wallet Offerings, Including Capital One Wallet and Chase Pay San Francisco, CA, March 24, 2016:  As consumer awareness of mobile wallets has risen dramatically, financial institutions have a perfect opportunity to stake a claim in … Continue reading

ETA Announces Visa Keynote for “TRANSACT? 15: Powered by ETA”

Washington, D.C. – The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the global trade association representing the payments technology world, announced today the first keynote speaker for “TRANSACT 15: Powered By ETA,” the industry’s largest event. Ryan McInerney, President of Visa Inc., will deliver industry insights and discuss … Continue reading

FIME first tester certified by Visa for contactless EMV in NA

FIME has announced that its Montreal-based laboratory has been qualified by Visa to perform testing for its ‘contactless EMV analogue and digital’ specifications. This latest qualification supports handset manufacturers by enabling the leading payments consultancy and advanced testing provider to confirm compliance of near field communication (NFC) enabled mobile devices to the functional requirements laid out by the payment system. Continue reading