TransConstellation members – Banksys, Euroclear, Fin-Force, SWIFT and The Bank of New York (Brussels office) - in partnership with PricewaterhouseCoopers, releases today a new benchmarking tool to measure operational risk management (ORM) maturity levels.
A group of Europe's largest banks are holding secret discussions to establish a pan-European debit card scheme that would challenge those operated by MasterCard and Visa, according to banking consultancy Lafferty Group.
The Belgian banking community has reversed a decision to switch its domestic debit card system to the MasterCard payments platform at the end of the year.
Belgian payments network Banksys is teaming with wireless network operators Base, Mobistar and Proximus to launch a system for consumers to pay for high street purchases via mobile phone rather than by cash or bank card.
Atos Origin, a leading international information technology services company, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Banksys and Bank Card Company (BCC) from Fortis, Dexia, KBC, ING and other Belgian banks, following European Competition Authorities's approval of the deal on September 29th 2006.
ACI Worldwide's BASE24(r) and BASE24-es(r) solutions are now compatible with the Banksys' Data Encryption Peripherals (DEP) range of Hardware Security Modules (HSMs).
Banksys announced today that its XENTISSIMO mobile payment terminal meets the requirements of the Payment Card Industry PIN Entry Device standard for POS PIN entry devices.
Banksys - Belgium's electronic payment system leader - is implementing IDX-PKI from OpenTrust to centralize and strengthen a critical application: the management of digital identities.
French IT services firm Atos Origin has signed an agreement to acquire Belgian bank-owned card payment proccessing networks Banksys and Bank Card Company (BCC). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Belgium's bank-owned payment network, Banksys, is ditching its existing domestic system for card payments in favour of MasterCard's Maestro global processing platform in preparation for the introduction of the Single Euro Payments Area (Sepa) in 2008.
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