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FIME and Barnes’ joint personalization validation tool achieved latest Mastercard qualification

By | May 9, 2018

The tool greatly accelerates time to market for EMV chip cards and NFC smartphones and wearables. FIME and Barnes International today announce that their jointly-developed personalization validation tool (PVT) is qualified against the latest MastercardPVT Tool Release 2018 Requirements v11.3 March 2018, (“Mastercard Requirements”). FIME believes that the test tool significantly accelerates the certification and launch of secure chip products for… Read More »

FIME to deliver Cartes Bancaires personalization services

By | September 25, 2017

Qualified test tool and accredited certification services accelerate the launch of EMV chip cards. FIME’s personalization validation tool (PVT) has been qualified against the latest Cartes Bancaires (GIE-CB) PVT requirements. In parallel, its French laboratory has been accredited by Paycert to perform the corresponding certification services (Contrôle de la Personnalisation des Cartes). Issuers, card manufacturers and personalization bureaus… Read More »