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Commerzbank considers partnership with Apple as Google Pay grows quickly

Monday 13 August 2018 | 09:46 CET | News
Mobile payment systems will continue to gain in importance in Germany, said Michael Mandel, Head of Private Customers division at Commerzbank, in an interview with the news agencies dpa and dpa AFX in Frankfurt. He emphasises that there will not be just one payment method and the customer will be able to choose from several offers. Commerzbank is looking at the development of Apple Pay, which is expected to soon launch in Germany, with interest, he added.

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Companies: Apple / Google / PayPal
Countries: Germany
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