Category Archives: Partnerships

NMI Agrees to Acquire Creditcall to Expand EMV and Omnichannel Capabilities

By | February 20, 2018

ROSELLE, Ill.& BRISTOL, England–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NMI, a leading provider of payments enablement technology for independent sales organizations (ISOs), independent software vendors (ISVs), value-added resellers (VARs) and payment facilitators, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Creditcall, an omnichannel payment gateway and EMV solutions provider. With offices in Bristol, England, and New York, and customers throughout many regions… Read More »

Entrust Datacard and Gemalto partner to deploy effortless and affordable instant issuance

By | February 7, 2018

Austin, TX – 7 February, 2018 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 – GTO), the world leader in digital security and  #1 payment card supplier, has joined forces with Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, to provide a unique, SaaS-based instant issuance solution for U.S. financial institutions. Instant issuance is a must-have for financial institutions In 2006,… Read More »

Cardtek And Priority Group Holdings Announce Partnership to Deliver Next Generation Payment Solutions, in Africa

By | January 18, 2018

Cardtek, the world’s leading provider of innovative end-to-end payment solutions and technology, today announced its partnership with Priority Group Holdings, a leading system integrator company which provides new technology platforms for a diverse network of clients operating in the healthcare, education and financial industries, to deliver payment solutions and services around Cardtek Payment Platform in Africa PRETORIA & ISTANBUL, JAN. 18,… Read More »

First Data and JCB enable JCB J/Speedy contactless acceptance with key merchants in Hong Kong

By | December 18, 2017

Hong Kong and Tokyo, Dec 18, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., has launched JCB J/Speedy in partnership with First Data Corporation (First Data) in Hong Kong. JCB J/Speedy is the JCB brand contactless payment solution. JCB J/Speedy users simply tap their card or mobile phone on a reader… Read More »

Kona I and Linxens Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement

By | December 11, 2017

KONA I, a global FinTech leader and a state-of-the-art smartcards and payment solutions provider and Linxens, a global leader in the design and manufacture of microconnectors for smartcards and RFID Antennas & Inlays have signed a strategic cooperation agreement. Through the agreement the companies aim to conquer new markets in response to the growing smart card and secure identity markets.… Read More »

Idemia and FlexiGroup To Launch Australia’s First MOTION CODETM Credit Card

By | December 7, 2017

COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world, today announces its partnership with FlexiGroup, Australia’s market leader in Point of Sale consumer and commercial finance to launch Australia’s first MOTION CODETM credit card. Developed by IDEMIA (formerly known as OT-Morpho), the MOTION CODETM credit card1 is a high-tech payment card with a dynamic security code (CVV2)… Read More »

IDEX partners with Feitian Technologies to advance biometric smart card deployment

By | November 28, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 28 November 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for worldwide mass markets, has partnered with Feitian Technologies in commercialising a dual interface biometric smart card for deployment in multiple use cases. Leveraging IDEX’s market leading off-chip biometric sensor technology, Feitian has developed a contact and contactless smart card for use in a variety of… Read More »

Identiv Continues Worldwide Smart Card Reader and Credential Distribution Expansion in Partnership with Market Leader in Smart Card Technology

By | November 28, 2017

FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Identiv, Inc. (NASDAQ:INVE) today announced the company has entered into a distribution partnership with Universal Smart Cards, a market leader in the implementation of smart chip cards and technology. Identiv’s comprehensive, affordable, high-security smart card reader and credential portfolio is now available to more organizations in the U.S., Europe, and worldwide. Part of the company’s… Read More »

IDEX expands partnership with IDEMIA to advance biometric contactless card solutions

By | November 24, 2017

24 November 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today announced continued development of innovative end-to-end biometric system solutions for payment cards with IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world. In addition to collaborating closely on contact card solutions in support of a leading global payment provider’s… Read More »

Fingerprints Partners With Idemia To Develop A New Generation Of Contactless Payment Cards

By | November 23, 2017

World-leading biometrics company Fingerprint Cards (Fingerprints(TM)) today announced its partnership with IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities, to develop a new generation of payment cards, the dual interface biometric card aimed at enabling seamless payment transactions without compromising security. With IDEMIA’s “F-Code” biometric authentication solution, fingerprint is the PIN. Fingerprints and IDEMIA, the world leader in trusted… Read More »

Identiv Expands Global Distribution of Smart Card Readers and Credentials in Partnership with Leading Saudi Arabian Security Services Company

By | November 21, 2017

FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Identiv, Inc.  (NASDAQ:INVE) today announced the company has entered into a distribution partnership with Development Trading Company(DTC), the first and leading security printing and services company in Saudi Arabia. In partnership with DTC, Identiv will bring its portfolio of highly secure smart card reader technology and credentials to the Middle East for… Read More »

G4S Canada Announces Partnership with Zwipe

By | November 20, 2017

G4S, Canada’s leading security solutions company, will now offer its customers the latest in access control solutions thanks to an agreement with Zwipe, a world leader in biometric technology. Zwipe offers the world’s smallest and most portable biometric reader, allowing companies to upgrade to dual factor authentication without having to change a single reader or install any additional… Read More »

ID4Africa Joins the Secure Identity Alliance as Advisory Observer

By | November 15, 2017

Paris, November 15th, 2017 – The Secure Identity Alliance, the global identity and secure eServices advisory body, today announces that ID4Africa, a multi-stakeholder movement that promotes the transparent and responsible adoption of digital identity in the service of development in Africa, has joined the Association as an Advisory Observer. ID4Africa will support the Association’s work championing the role… Read More »

Gemalto partners with University of Texas at Austin Center for Identity

By | November 9, 2017

Austin, TX –  November  9,   2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 – GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces a new platinum partnership with the Center for Identity at the University of Texas at Austin (UTCID) to further efforts in research and education on identity management, privacy and security. Combining the latest research with real world application of digital security Gemalto… Read More »

Fingerprints Collaborates With Nxp On Technology Breakthrough For Contactless Biometric Payment Cards

By | October 31, 2017

World leading biometrics company Fingerprint Cards (Fingerprints(TM)) is proud to collaborate with NXP® Semiconductors in its new high performing contactless fingerprint-on-card technology breakthrough. With a market of four billion smart cards yearly, of which 50 percent are contactless, the benefits of biometrics can be enormous to increase security without compromising speed and ease of use for consumers. NXP is… Read More »

IDEX enters innovation agreement with global payment provider for future biometric card solutions

By | October 23, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 23 October 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, has announced that the company has signed an agreement with its major global payment partner to deliver advanced biometric technologies for its payment card products. As part of the agreement, IDEX will be paid against specific roadmap milestones over the next 6 months.… Read More »

Fingerprints’ Sensor In Contactless Biometric Payment Card Shipments From Zwipe

By | October 2, 2017

Fingerprints is happy to support long-standing partner Zwipe in this business with Fingerprints’ ultra-low power consuming fingerprint sensor, tailored for use in smartcards. Press Release from Zwipe: http://zwipe.com/zwipe-tech-powers-first-commercially-available-contactless-biometric-payment-card/ Learn more about Zwipe: www.zwipe.com Learn more about Smart Card solutions from Fingerprints™: https://www.fingerprints.com/solutions/smart-cards Source: Fingerprint Cards

ICCREA and JCB enter into a new partnership for merchant acquiring business

By | September 28, 2017

TOKYO, Sept 28, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., (referred to below as “JCB”) and ICCREA Banca S.p.A. (ICCREA) are proud to announce our partnership, aimed at strengthening acceptance of JCB cards in Italy, allowing both companies to focus on growing their businesses and sustaining customer satisfaction. The… Read More »

Fingerprints becomes a member of Eurosmart

By | September 21, 2017

World-leading biometrics company Fingerprint Cards (Fingerprints(TM)) is taking another important step forward in its smart card strategy and has been accepted as an executive member of the international association Eurosmart. Founded in 1995, Eurosmart is committed to expanding the world’s smart secure devices market, developing smart security standards and continuously improving the quality of security applications. The association… Read More »

JCB International and Adyen sign global acquiring agreement, as extension to the existing SEPA agreement

By | September 15, 2017

On 15 September 2017, Tokyo, London, Amsterdam and Singapore -JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd, and Adyen, the payments platform of choice for the world’s leading companies, are pleased to announce the signing of an extension to the original License Agreement. This will lead to global JCB merchant acquiring for e-commerce,… Read More »