ING Romania launches NFC services

Thursday 25 July 2013 | 10:58 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
ING Bank Romania has started enabling its customers to make contactless mobile payments with the mobile wallet service ING Pay. The app is available for the iPhone 4 and selected Samsung Galaxy handsets. ING has launched a service based on the Visa PayWave infrastructure and a microSD card-based Secure Element. Several other players already offer mobile payment services. The lack of legacy financial services infrastructure may be an advantage in Romania, encouraging more innovation in mobile payments, but it also means the installed base is growing slowly. At this point, the number of

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Cosmote / Deutsche Telekom / DeviceFidelity / Google / MasterCard / Oberthur Technologies / Orange Romania / Samsung / Visa / Vodafone
Countries: Romania
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