Multi-purpose payment cards have come a long way since their beginning in 1950. Before we reveal the next step for payment card innovation, we’ve taken a brief look at how far this evolution has come.
Posts Tagged ‘Payments’
Posted on 12th Oct 2015 by Arta Sylejmani in Financial Services
Posted on 22nd Sep 2015 by Jane Strachey in Mobile
Buying digital goods on your phone bill is well established. But what if you could so the same for physical products? We look at efforts in Europe to make this happen
Posted on 28th Aug 2015 by Naomi Lurie in Mobile
With mobile-based money transfers expected to increase by 150% this year, we look at what’s driving growth and what MNOs have to gain
Posted on 6th Aug 2015 by Maria Barbieri in Mobile
With card payments overtaking cash in many parts of the world, traditional outdoor vendors could consider contactless as a way to boost sales.
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 24th Apr 2015 by Frederic Martinez in Mobile
New payment solutions make life easier for shoppers, but what do they offer retailers, and what is the next step they need to take to embrace these innovations?
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 28th Jan 2015 by Nicole Williams in Financial Services
As the EMV migration is in full swing across the United States, contactless and mobile payment opportunities continue to grow, too. The wider availability of mobile payments like Apple Pay and SoftCard is driving this popularity as well. When contactless payment programs like these incorporate the security of EMV through the use of a secure […]
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 29th Dec 2014 by Ken Abbott in Corporate
When it comes to living life online, digital graveyards will play an important role in the history books…