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Visa Inc. completes acquisition of Visa Europe

Visa Inc. has announced the completion of its acquisition of Visa Europe Ltd, meaning that the combined, global company will provide digital payment products, services and processing to about 17,100 financial institution clients and partners, 40 million merchant outlets, and 3.0 billion Visa cards worldwide. 268 more words


Visa Europe announces Digital Enablement Programme with partners including Android Pay and UK banks

Visa Europe is launching their new Visa Europe Digital Enablement Programme (VEDEP), to ‘leverage the power of the Visa network to simplify the implementation of third party mobile wallets.’ Launch partners of the programme include Google and its Android Pay platform along with many leading UK banks. 268 more words


Two contactless transactions made every second in Ireland

New analysis from Visa Europe indicates that the increase in the contactless card payment limit in October 2015 has had a transformative effect on consumer spending habits with Visa debit cards in Ireland. 212 more words


The overnight success story 10 years in the making

By Visa Europe.

Did you know that the word “contactless” was one of the Collins Dictionary’s words of the year last year? Along with “manspreading”, “binge-watching” and “ghosting”, this so-called “new” form of payment was finally recognised as a trend. 759 more words

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Europeans “touched to pay” three billion times in the last 12 months

Visa Europe has released further numbers confirming the fact that Europe really has accepted contactless payments. The company has announced three billion contactless transactions were made in the last 12 months – nearly tripling that of the same period in the previous year. 391 more words


British pub-goers embrace higher contactless spending limit

Latest figures from Visa Europe show that the UK’s decision to increase the contactless spending limit from £20 to £30 six months ago has proved popular, particularly with those customers in the pub. 219 more words


EDITORIAL: Announcing the 2016 CMA Finalists!

This editorial was first released on Monday 14th March. Contactless Intelligence Weekly News Review Editorial – Week 11, 2016:

In a normal week, this editorial looks at a specific pieces of news highlights from the week’s headlines. 788 more words