Morpho (Safran) today announced that it has been selected by Spain's leading bank, CaixaBank, to deliver Trusted Service Management (TSM) for mobile payments via Near Field Communication (NFC).
Spain's CaixaBank is taking a punt on wearable technology, developing Google Glass and smartwatch apps.
CaixaBank has launched an initiative aimed at getting its customers involved in the bank's corporate social responsibility activities by enabling cardholders to make small-sum charity donations each time they use their cards.
MoneyToPay, CaixaBank's prepaid firm which specialises in electronic money and prepaid cards, has reached an agreement with ePay, the world's biggest prepaid product distributor of digital content and gift cards.
CaixaBank, Spain's largest domestic bank by market share, has selected Oracle for the deployment of its new Big Data infrastructure.
Spanish bank la Caixa has brought on board three of the country's biggest telcos - Telefónica, Vodafone, Orange - for the January launch of its mobile NFC payments service.
CaixaBank has launched a new model for its relations with business banking customers, inspired by social networks and based on web 2.0 technology, thus seeking to consolidate its growth in the business segment.
Spain's la Caixa is bidding to boost take-up of its online broker service with the launch of a social network for investors, a range of new interactive tools, and revamped mobile and tablet apps.
Spain's CaixaBank has jumped on the mPOS bandwagon, teaming up with Global Payments on an app and chip and PIN-based system for accepting card transactions.
The European Commission has given the go-ahead to plans by CaixaBank, Santander and Telefónica to set up a joint venture offering digital services, including a mobile wallet.
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