Discover Award

Discover ranked highest for credit card customer satisfaction among U.S. credit card companies, according to the J.D. Power 2015 U.S. Credit Card Satisfaction Study. Discover received its highest ever overall score in the nine years that J.D. Power has recognized credit card companies’ customer satisfaction, with 828 out of a possible 1,000 points.

QIWI Visa payWave

Visa payWave based contactless payment option has been implemented in QIWI payment services. The Company has combined НСE1 technology with a co-branded Visa QIWI Wallet: now e-wallet users can use their smartphones to pay anywhere Visa payWave contactless cards are accepted.

AP Security Concerns

Consumers across Southeast Asia and Greater China cited identity theft and ATM-related fraud as the top two security concerns when it comes to electronic payments. About 42% of consumers in Southeast Asia (Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore Thailand, and Vietnam) were most concerned with ATM-related fraud such as a stolen card, card cloning or skimming. In the Greater China markets (China, Hong Kong and Taiwan), this figure was 31%.

Discover & Elo

Elo, the largest Brazilian credit card brand, has inked a del with Discover to allow acceptance of Elo Global Cards for international purchases and cash access outside of Brazil on the Discover Global Network, which includes Discover Network, Diners Club International and the PULSE network.