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CaixaBank launches innovation hub with Samsung, Visa, others

Thursday 30 March 2017 | 16:11 CET | News
Spanish financial services provider CaixaBank, owned by La Caixa, has announced a partnership with Global Payments, Samsung, Visa and BNP Paribas-owned Arval to launch Spain's first innovation hub for commerce and payment methods. The partners have pledged to invest EUR 5 million in the Barcelona-based Payment Innovation Hub to jointly research and develop innovative payment solutions. In a statement, CaixaBank said the aim of the R&D hub will be to present best possible user experiences in purchases and commerce, both online and offline.

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Companies: CaixaBank / Samsung / Visa
Countries: Spain
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