Rabobank enters NFC arena with mobile payment app

Friday 13 February 2015 | 16:21 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
Dutch retail bank Rabobank has launched the Rabo Wallet, a PIN payment solution at the point of sale with NFC Android smartphones. Rabobank is the first Dutch bank to offer this form of m-payment to private customers. The app will also hold customer loyalty cards and deliver advertising. It is the first step to building a m-commerce platform.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ABN AMRO / Apple / Rabobank / Samsung
Countries: Netherlands
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