Oberthur Technologies, the world's second largest provider of security and identification solutions and services based on smart card technologies, announced today that the company has partnered with Visa Europe and Valitor to launch Iceland's first mobile contactless payment project.
De La Rue is bracing for confirmation from the Reserve Bank of India that it is to move to a new consortium of printers after the UK banknote maker's contract was suspended last year due to printing irregularities
Advent International has entered into exclusive negotiations on a €1.15bn deal to buy the card systems and identity divisions of Oberthur Technologies.
Czech Republic capital Prague is the latest city to host a mobile contactless payments pilot, with Komerční banka and Citi customers offered the chance to use their handsets for purchases.
US Bank is launching a wristband that lets users make contactless payments and store emergency contact and medical information.
Visa Europe has developed a new card feature for blind and partially sighted people to identify their Visa debit, credit and prepaid cards more easily.
US Bank, lead bank of US Bancorp (NYSE:USB), in partnership with Visa (NYSE:V) and Oberthur Technologies, announced its release of a dual interface payment solution that offers enhanced acceptance and compatibility with credit cards systems worldwide.
Oberthur Technologies, one of the global suppliers of banknotes and secure solutions, announces that James Hussey has accepted a multi-year consultancy with the Company.
Bank-backed mobile financial services consortium Mobey Forum has signed up another six members this year as industry interest in m-payments continues to grow.
Oberthur Technologies, a world leader in the field of secure technologies, has reinforced its link with OTP Bank, the largest financial institution in Hungary, to provide contactless payment city cards to the citizen of Pécs, 5th largest city in the country.
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