One of Brazil's largest banks, Bradesco is working with telco Claro to kick off a nationwide NFC-based mobile payments programme starting in Sao Paulo in the second half of the year.
Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) is providing its secure software platform to the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), the country's largest financial institution to enable secure contactless payment transactions with the Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.
The world's first contactless smart cards compliant with the CIPURSE open security standard are now being used in different projects in Brazil.
Rabobank is preparing a full Netherlands-wide commercial launch of an NFC mobile payments service next year.
Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) offers a new SIM platform that allows several different NFC applications to be executed securely and simultaneously on a single SIM card.
The Republic of Kosovo has chosen Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) to manufacture and deliver its multifunctional, electronic, and entirely contactless smart ID cards.
BankDhofar, a leading bank in the Sultanate of Oman, has chosen the Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) instant issuance solution.
German cooperative bank Dortmunder Volksbank is introducing a contactless mobile payments system that taps Telefónica's O2Wallet.
Dr. Karsten Ottenberg (51), Chairman of the G&D Management Board, is leaving the company on his own accord, effective September 30, 2013 to become Chairman of the Board of Management of Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH.
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