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Posted on 24th Nov 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
Posted on 10th Nov 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
See what we learned at Money20/20 and how we can continue to innovate in secure payments.
Posted on 20th Oct 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
With the shift to EMV, the future of payments is upon us. In this post, learn how we can secure online payments, mobile payments and everything in between.
Posted on 29th Jul 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
Contactless technology extends far beyond just payment. More and more vendors in the entertainment, social media and retail industries are utilizing it as a way to build their communities by allowing fans and consumers to get even more out of the experience.
Posted on 21st May 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
There is no question that technology advancements in mobile payments and wearables are having an impact on the payments industry. Consumers are turning to smartphones and wearables, like festival wristbands and smartwatches, to manage their money in a quicker, more efficient way. Easy, “tap & go” contactless payments are also on the rise. Just last […]
Posted on 10th Mar 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
2014 was the year of the data breach as we saw more breaches than ever before: 63,000 retail-related security incidents across 95 countries last year alone. While breaches are big news for retailers, they’re also big news for consumers and banks because of the credit and debit cards that need to be re-issued. A poll by the […]
Posted on 27th Jan 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
The Identity Theft Resource Center reported that data breaches hit an all-time high of 783 in 2014, and in many instances payment card details were compromised along with personal information like email addresses, phones numbers, or physical addresses. This meant that more payment cards had to be reissued due to breaches in 2014 than in […]
Posted on 22nd Oct 2014 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
President Obama sent a strong message to American consumers and the payments industry by endorsing the highest level of security for government payment cards and terminals. He set the government the task of “leading by example” by calling for “chip & PIN” EMV cards to combat fraud on 3 million credit cards issued to government […]
Posted on 14th Oct 2014 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
In our last blog, we looked at the recently-released Hype Cycle Research Report from Gartner and the outlook for NFC technology. Next we will turn to another important technology that was included in Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Payment Innovation: EMV, and the U.S. migration. EMV has been gaining a lot of attention from payments experts […]
Posted on 7th Oct 2014 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
The tech industry has been talking about NFC technology for a long time, and experts have repeatedly posed the same questions: “Are the uses and benefits of this technology realistic, or is it just hype?” And, “When will it become a productive part of the industry?” Gartner’s 2014 Hype Cycles separate the hype from the […]