UnionPay has launched QuickPass in Beijing with more than 20 commercial banks. Consumers can pay not only with UnionPay cards but also via its mobile solution QuickPass.
Gemalto’s SafeNet Luna EFT (Electronic Funds Transfer) Payment HSM (Hardware Security Module) now supports new standards from the major credit card networks for secure implementations of contactless payments via mobile phones.
Germany-based Wirecard unveiled boon, a new payment solution for Android smartphones operating in four European countries. The app is now available via the Google Play Store in Germany, the Netherlands, Austria and Belgium with more to come.
Mozido has unleashed its new host card emulation (HCE) product, Mozido HCE. Additionally, Taiwan Mobile Payments. (TWMP) has chosen Mozido as provider for its HCE and tokenization services to its consortium of 27 Taiwanese banks and financial institutions.
Toronto-based Clearbridge Mobile, an award-winning mobile app design and development studio, was recently featured in Heroku’s Partner App Showcase for its real-time user tracking and mobile engagement solution, Vuetrx.
Gemalto reported second quarter total revenue soared 35.3% to €813 million, compared to €813 million in the prior quarter and €601 million in the year ago quarter. For the first six months of the year, revenue growth in Payment jumped 22%, Machine-to-Machine increased 23%, and Government Programs rose 17%, at constant exchange rates, largely exceeds lower SIM products and related services revenue.
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.
In today’s CardFlash News Que: HEARTLAND (VersaPay); TOUCHSUITE (Top 500); CLEARENT (Top 5000); and SIMPLYTAPP ( HCE Award).
In today’s CardFlash News Que: SYNCHRONY (Mills Farm); GIESECKE & DEVRIENT (HCE); XACTLY (eWAY); and MASTERCARD (EMV).
American Banknote in partnership with Above Mobile has rolled-out the first complete wallet application for Android users, with the addition of ABnote’s secure mobile payments platform to PassWallet.
Baar, Switzerland-based BPC Banking Technologies has launched SmartVista Host Card Emulation (HCE) solution ready to be implemented as an integrated or stand-alone module or as a service. SmartVista HCE solution is compliant to all functional and security standards set by international payment systems.
Toronto-based Carta Worldwide has been selected to make tap-and-go payment services available to HP customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific and Canada. The Company says HP is highly reputable provider of payments technology to the banking and mobile sectors, and their sales and sales support channel will allow it to accelerate the scaling of its business.