Category: Banks

Thoughts From the 2019 Seamless Conference

Seamless seems to miss the point, or does it?! From an unusually cloudy Dubai and as the sun (or lack thereof) sets on the latest iteration of the Middle East’s leading Payments and eCommerce conference, one is left wondering if this year, again, our industry has missed the point. Bringing together the regions’ leading lights…

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Sequent Re-certifies Against the Highest Level of Payment Card Security

Payments and data security is a never-ending journey punctuated by both “milestones” and “events”. Milestones are the high points associated with meaningful security improvements (e.g. a new feature, product, or tool that better protects the data) or newly demonstrated competency in managing security. A security-mindful company will experience these positive milestones frequently and consistently. Events…

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How can banks win the mobile payments game?

Banks are beginning to realize that mobile payments are better not left to tech giants. Banks can be intermediated and loose the one-on-one brand connection with the consumer. But how can banks win the mobile payments game? Well, the partnership between Chase and MCX gives us a few good lessons. At first you wouldn’t think…

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Tokenization is not enough: Ensuring secure mobile payments using dynamic issuance with on-device security and management

HCE cloud-based mobile payments have opened a new chapter in the industry’s thinking around security of card data on-device and the risk management associated with it.  The lack of secure element hardware storage on-device creates the need for strong software based solutions to mitigate the risk of storing sensitive card data on phone memory. Tokenization…

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Banks and Merchants Must Have Their Own Payment Apps

Banks and merchants are under threat to lose millions of dollars in investment in their apps by allowing them to become obsolete because they don’t provide the most desired functionality of all: Payment. The reason is simple. A mobile app that offers a new and better way to perform a task that literally occurs multiple…

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Infographic: What Will Android Pay Look Like?

The launch of Apple Pay may have been the most impactful announcement of any tech firm this year. The tech titan with the Midas touch and customer experience extraordinaire will finally make mobile payments work where so many other have stumbled. I will finally be able to leave my wallet at home and transact anywhere…

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