Visa throws its weight behind contactless in Strasbourg

Friday 9 September 2011 | 09:50 CET | News
Visa Europe and its member banks are taking an active part in Strasbourg's contactless payment pilot, viewing the city as France's second capital for the technology. Following a successful rollout in Nice a host of major French cities are running pilots, including Toulouse and Bordeaux in the Southwest. Visa member banks playing a major role in the Strasbourg pilot include Banque Edel, BNP Paribas, Banque Postale, Banque Populaire d'Alsace et Caisse d'Epargne d'Alsace (BPCE group), Credit Agricole, Credit Mutuel-CIC, HSBC, LCL and Societe Generale. The pilot focuses on the distribution of

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Visa
Countries: France
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