Wirecard has launched boon with Apple Pay in Spain, as a result customers can now benefit from boon by Wirecard with Apple Pay in six European countries, including United Kingdom, France, Switzerland, Ireland and Italy. Boon is based on an automatic app-to-wallet integration via a prepaid account with a digital Mastercard, issued by Wirecard Card…
Wincor Nixdorf and Mahindra Comviva have hooked-up to enable seamless transaction experience at the ATM. With advent of this new solution, consumers using mobile wallets powered by Mahindra Comviva’s mobiquity® Wallet will be able to withdraw cash and top up their mobile wallets at the ATM by simply scanning or presenting a QR code or…
Spain’s postal industry leader Correso in Spain, has partnered with Prepaid Financial Services (PFS), an European issuer and program manager of physical and virtual prepaid card products, to launch the contactless Correos Prepago MasterCard card.
peerTransfer announced the relocation and expansion of its US and European offices in Boston, MA and Valencia, Spain. The decision is driven by the doubling in payment volume and revenue in the last 12 months.
CA-based InfoGard is now accredited by EMVCo to conduct Terminal Type Testing and will immediately begin offering Level 2 contact testing and pre-evaluation services. EMV pre-evaluation services include debug testing and compliance consulting. Additional EMVCo testing services are being planned to support its payment customers.
Banco Santander and Monitise are teaming to launch a joint venture agreement to launch a fintech venture builder later this year. The 50:50 joint venture will be aimed at investing in, building and scaling fintech businesses with the potential to redefine and support financial services globally.
Spain’s largest bankcard transaction switching network ServiRed and its member Bankia have inked a deal with China’s UnionPay International to enable the acceptance of UnionPay cards by all the ATMs and merchants under Bankia.
Wirecard is providing the E-Money and license as well as the technical platform needed to manage the Orange Cash mobile payment application in Spain. Users of Orange Cash can now make mobile payments at any contactless Visa terminal in more than 530,000 stores across Spain and at 2.4 million acceptance points throughout Europe.
POS Stratus, a specialist in POS software for retailers, is integrating with the PowaPOS retail payments platform. The partnership between these two companies will accelerate availability of advanced, tablet-based POS solutions for retail companies in its home market of Spain as well as across Europe.
The Smart City App Hack sponsored by FIWARE and MasterCard has confirmed Dubai, Barcelona, Helsinki and Ghent will participate. The cities will join forces aiming to create a network of citizens that will collaborate in designing and building the Smart Cities of 21st century, through mobile app development.
Dallas-based Onyx Payments has acquired Spain-based Worldwide Payment Services (WPS). The deal comes on the heels of the company’s acquisition of Net Trans Services last month.
Sipay Plus has obtained the official registration of Visa Europe as Visa Merchant Agent, which means a significant step in the company strategy to provide added value and the highest security in payment services. Being part of the VISA Merchant Agent list means a continuous evaluation process from VISA Europe and Sipay Plus, to always offer the maximum level of security protection even developing the latest and most innovative payment technologies. The registration has been obtained during August 2014 after complying with all the necessary requirements, as well as the joint, coordinated and continuous work between Sipay and VISA Europe. For this, besides of providing the systems scan evidences, which must be positive, it is indispensable to comply with the PCI DSS normative, certification which Sipay Plus obtained in 2014 in its last version 3.0 level 1, which is nowadays the most demanding security normative in payment worldwide.