G&D and Caixabank give away operative wristbands for contactless payments among MWC visitors

Barcelona, February 28, 2017 – Giesecke & Devrient (G&D), in collaboration with CaixaBank, will distribute wearable wristbands for contactless payments among MWC 2017 attendees. The wristbands, manufactured by G&D, are lightweight, submersible and ergonomically designed. These certified by Visa devices have an initial balance to be used in shops in Barcelona and worldwide There will…

VEON plans to roll out Masterpass

New VEON platform plans to offer secure, one-click mobile payments to over 235m customers BARCELONA – February 28, 2017 – Mastercard today announced a new business relationship with VEON, to bring Masterpass to their new VEON platform. As an international communications and technology company offering voice, fixed broadband, data and digital services to more than…

Tesco PayQwiq

[otw_shortcode_content_toggle title=”Overview” opened=”closed”] Summary: Tesco PayQwiq is a cards-based digital wallet for in-store (via barcodes) purchases at Tesco stores. Tesco PayQwiq is operating in UK only and was launched in Jan 2017. Tesco PayQwiq lets its users collect their regular Clubcard points automatically. Website: https://www.payqwiq.com/ Status: Live Market: UK (Jan ’17) Type: Other Ownership: TESCO Functions: Retail payments only Payment Mode: Cards-based Channel:…