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.
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Posted on 29th Jul 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
Posted on 24th Jun 2015 by Gemalto in Financial Services
Contactless payments are surging in popularity, and a new wearable is joining the lineup: the wristband. Major events across the globe have started using contactless wristbands to make transactions easier, faster, and more fun for attendees and merchants alike. These wristbands are designed with embedded contactless technology that can securely link to a user’s payment card information. The user […]
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 11th May 2015 by Maria Barbieri in Financial Services
Our smart wristbands were a hit at Saracens’ final home game of the season. Read on to find out what fans and bloggers thought.
Posted on 8th May 2015 by Maria Barbieri in Financial Services
We’re trialling our smart wristbands at Saracens this weekend, ahead of a full launch in the fall.
Posted on 5th May 2015 by Aditi Mukherjee in Financial Services
According to the World Bank, bank account penetration in India has increased dramatically from 35% to 53% between 2011 and 2014. Thanks to India’s financial inclusion initiative, Jan-Dhan Yojana, a record breaking 125.5 million bank accounts have been opened since its launch August 15, 2014. However, the majority of these accounts, around 84.5 million, are […]
Posted on 23rd Apr 2015 by Arta Sylejmani in Financial Services
Much like good cakes, the best security solutions have layers. Efficient security policies don’t rely on a single technique. Instead, they integrate several complementary layers. In this post, we explain why this layered approach is needed for modern, digital banking.
Posted on 14th Apr 2015 by Arta Sylejmani in Financial Services
The youth are, as they say, the future. What then should banks be doing to ensure they are developing the right services for when they grow up?
Posted on 13th Apr 2015 by Rémi de Fouchier in Financial Services
As mCommerce continues to grow, security becomes increasingly important. We look at how limited tokens can reduce cross-channel fraud
Posted on 10th Apr 2015 by Arta Sylejmani in Financial Services
Trust in banks is still tentative, making retaining customers hard and growth even harder. We discuss how mobile can help.