Vivo has selected Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, to provide the TSM (Trusted Service Manager) platform. With the Gemalto platform, the operator can offer mobile payment products and services using Near Field Communications (NFC) technology, which makes it possible to carry out financial transactions by simply tapping a mobile phone near a specific terminal.
Vodafone announced today the launch of its mobile wallet service that will enable customers to make a wide range of everyday transactions with a simple wave or touch of their smartphone.
UniCredit is to issue contactless stickers in Russia, turning consumer mobile handsets into cardless payment devices.
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces a global business partnership with IBM for its enhanced Ezio eBanking security platform.
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, has been chosen by ATF Bank to supply an eye-catching and innovative contactless EMV card.
Gemalto (Euronext NL 0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, and Byblos Bank, one of Lebanon's top three banks, joined forces to launch the Middle East's first bio-sourced EMV payment cards in Lebanon.
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces it has worked with PCCW-HKT, one of Hong Kong's major mobile network operators and Octopus Cards Limited (OCL), a leading contactless smartcard payment service provider in the world, to bring the security and convenience of mobile NFC ticketing to its subscribers, as well as a number of additional value added NFC services.
Netsize, a Gemalto company, announces that its direct billing platform is now connected to all five of the UK's mobile network operators (MNOs). This allows subscribers to use their existing phone bills or prepaid balances to purchase digital content, applications and services direct from their handsets.
Wind and BNL BNP Paribas Group, in collaboration with SIA and MasterCard, announce the start of a trial of NFC technology (Near Field Communication), which allows to make purchases in contactless mode via Samsung smartphone, with a Classic Credit Card issued by BNL on the MasterCard circuit and virtualized on a NFC SIM provided by Gemalto.
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces that its UpTeq NFC SIM embedded software and product has been selected by Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) to secure its NFC payment program.
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