Belgian mobile payment venture Sixdots gets industry backing

Wednesday 18 December 2013 | 15:41 CET | News
Belgian mobile operators Base and Mobistar have joined the Sixdots mobile payment platform, announced in November by Belgacom, MasterCard and BNP Paribas Fortis. The banks ING, KBC, Belfius and Bpost have also joined the initiative and taken a minority stake in the joint venture. Sixdots will start testing in January ahead of a national launch later in the year. In addition to retail payments, it's expected to support various forms of e- and m-commerce.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Base / Belgacom / Fortis / MasterCard / Mobistar
Countries: Belgium
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