Mobile Payments Today: Sequent awarded patent for tech turning apps into mobile wallets

June 12th, 2014

Sequent Software, a provider of digital issuance and open wallet platform-as-a-service, announced today that it has received a United States patent for its technology that turns apps into wallets. According to the announcement, Patent No. 8,745,716 recognizes Sequent’s ability to […]

Mobile Commerce Insider: Sequent’s New Patent May Bring Wallets to More Apps

June 12th, 2014

The mobile wallet is a concept that most can get behind. Sure, some are concerned about the idea of using a mobile device to pay for things, and the technology hasn’t exactly reached just everywhere as yet. But a new patent from […]

Let’s talk payments: Here comes a game changer, bank or any apps can offer NFC payments

June 12th, 2014

On 10th June 2014, world’s leading provider of digital issuance and open wallet platform-as-a-service – Sequent Software – announced that it had received a United States patent for its technology that turns apps into wallets.  Patent number 8,745,716 recognizes Sequent’s ability to manage security […]

Finextra: Sberbank preps SE and HCE mobile wallets

June 12th, 2014

Russia’s Sberbank is preparing to introduce both Secure Element- and Host Card Emulation-based mobile NFC payment wallets in a decision that reflects the different “risk profiles” of the two technologies. Testing of the Secure Element-based wallet is already underway in […]

Digital Transactions: NFC’s Cloudburst and Sequent’s twist on HCE

June 9th, 2014

If zoologists studied payments critters, they would be astounded at the gestation period of near-field communication. Here is a powerful technology that has languished in the payments womb for nine years, and it’s still giving its mother birthing pains. Now, […]

Mobile Commerce Daily: Sberbank enhances banking app with Sequent HCE-enabled mobile payments

May 28th, 2014

Sberbank, the largest bank in Russia, will soon begin testing Host Card Emulation for mobile payments, making it the largest bank so far to embrace the burgeoning solution for making tap-and-go payments more widely available. “HCE makes sense for banks […]

Mobile Payments Today: Russia’s Sberbank first major FI to invest in HCE

May 23rd, 2014

Sberbank in Russia will leverage its investment in U.S.-based Sequent Software to launch a mobile wallet later this year that will feature host card emulation technology to enable consumers to make NFC-based payments with their smartphones. With the agreement, Sberbank […]

NFC Times: Russia’s Largest Bank to Launch HCE with Sequent

May 22nd, 2014

Russia’s Sberbank discloses plans to launch an NFC-payments service commercially later this year using host-card emulation (HCE), the first major bank to do so. The bank will be using Sequent technology.

Payment Source: Sberbank to Use Sequent Tech in Major HCE Roll Out

May 21st, 2014

Russia’s Sberbank, the third largest bank in Europe, will use Host Card Emulation technology for its mobile payments initiatives as a way to eliminate players and cut the costs of deployment. Sberbank is using Sequent, a Silicon Valley-based technology provider, […]

NFC World: Sberbank to launch HCE mobile payments in Russia with Sequent technology

May 20th, 2014

Russia’s Sberbank, Europe’s third largest bank with more than 100million customers, has begun piloting NFC payments in Moscow using embedded secure elements. It will follow the trial with a service using host card emulation (HCE) later this year with Sequent technology. The bank […]