ABN Amro pilots wearable payments with select customers

Friday 23 June 2017 By Rian Boden • 23 June 2017 • nfcworld.com RINGING THE CHANGES: ABN Amro aims to enable wearable payments for all its customers this year A select group of ABN Amro customers has begun piloting payments using NFC-enabled rings supplied by Kerv and...

Danske Bank brings Apple Pay to customers in Northern Ireland

Friday 23 June 2017 By Rian Boden • 23 June 2017 • nfcworld.com Danske Bank brings Apple Pay to customers in Northern Ireland — Danske Bank — “Richard Caldwell, managing director of personal banking and small business at Danske Bank, reflected: ‘There has been a clear...

Dankort gets lockscreen mobile payments and Touch ID support

Friday 23 June 2017 By Rian Boden • 23 June 2017 • nfcworld.com Danish consumers using the Dankort mobile payments app on an iPhone can now make payments from their lockscreen when they shop in Dansk Supermarked Group stores and validate purchases over DKK 200 (US$30)...

Punchh brings Apple Pay to restaurant loyalty program

Friday 23 June 2017 By Rian Boden • 23 June 2017 • nfcworld.com Punchh brings Apple Pay to restaurant loyalty program — Punchh — “Users visiting participating restaurants will soon be able to not only pay for their purchases, but earn and redeem rewards and loyalty...

East London gets local currency built on the blockchain

CASH EQUIVALENT: Colu has launched Local Pound East London, its second digital currency in the UK Residents across East London can now make mobile payments at small businesses with a local currency launched by Tel-Aviv-based digital wallet provider Colu which makes...