Chess iX and Magna Carta to trade under Ximedes

With immediate effect, Chess iX and Magna Carta will trade under a new common name: Ximedes, marking the full integration of their business activities. The Haarlem software company Chess iX acquired Magna Carta Chipcard Solutions in Amsterdam in September 2014. The acquisition created an organisation with over eighty employees and an annual turnover of more…

A ‘Game of Phones’: Mobey Forum Evaluates Strategic Options for Banks as OEM Giants Tighten their Grip on Mobile Payments Landscape

13 January 2016 – Mobey Forum, the global industry association empowering banks and other financial institutions to lead in the future of mobile financial services, has today published its latest report, which investigates the fierce power plays between banks and the ‘Pay’ models of the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) tech giants. The report is a…