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    Visa Europe forecasts breakout year for NFC

    January 16th, 2013

    “The year ahead will see us putting mobile contactless payments into consumers’ hands and introducing digital wallets on a mass scale,” says Peter Ayliffe, chief executive of Visa Europe, as the payments network predicts there will be 40 mobile contactless payments issuers in Europe in 2013. More

    Vodafone to roll out mobile payments with Visa

    February 27th, 2012

    The telecoms giant, which has 400m customers in more than thirty countries, is working with Visa to introduce a global Vodafone Mobile Wallet. Subscribers in Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, Turkey and the UK will be the first to get the new service, beginning this financial year. More

    Visa Europe announces €100m annual mobile payments investment

    April 12th, 2011

    Visa Europe will invest €100 million a year in commercially launching mobile payments and developing its e-commerce services, the firm’s chief executive has confirmed. Peter Ayliffe said the card payment giant had experienced double-digit growth… More

    Samsung and Visa to bring NFC payments to the London 2012 Olympics

    March 31st, 2011

    The phone manufacturer and payments network, both Worldwide Olympics Sponsors, are to enable athletes and visitors at the London 2012 Olympics to make payments using a special Samsung Olympic and Paralympic Games mobile handset. More

    Poland and Italy commit to contactless payments

    Poland and Italy commit to contactless payments

    January 21st, 2010

    The move to contactless cards and NFC-compatible point-of-sale terminals is gathering pace with banks in Italy and Poland announcing plans for widespread contactless card deployments this year. More

    2009 will be the year of contactless payments, says Visa Europe boss

    2009 will be the year of contactless payments, says Visa Europe boss

    January 27th, 2009

    As he reported the payments company’s latest trading results in Brussels last week, Visa Europe’s chief executive confirmed innovation is key to the company’s plans for the coming year. More