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Secure Technology Alliance Highlights Payments, Transportation and Mobile Councils Accomplishments in 2018

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., February 15, 2019 – The Secure Technology Alliance Payments, Mobile and Transportation Councils had a significant year in 2018, delivering strong thought leadership and quality resources to stimulate the understanding, adoption and widespread application of secure technologies within the payments and transportation industries. “With innovation rapidly bringing the payments space to new…
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Thought Leaders at Secure Technology Alliance’s 12th Annual Payments Summit to Take Deep Dive into Contactless, Transit, e-Commerce Payments Trends

Highly-anticipated payments conference heads to Phoenix in March, joins with U.S. Payments Forum Member Meeting for cross-industry perspectives PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., January 29, 2019 – What technologies are having the biggest impact on payments in the U.S.? How is digital identity changing to improve payments security online? What does the future hold for mobile and…
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Intesa Sanpaolo turns to Gemalto for Italy’s first biometric contactless payment card pilot

Built-in fingerprint sensor eliminates the need for PIN or signature Unique battery-less card is powered via existing PoS terminals so no need to be recharged Effortless enrollment combined with robust data protection Amsterdam 19 December 2018 – Gemalto, the leader in digital security, is supplying Intesa Sanpaolo, the number one banking group in ltaly, with the…
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Secure Technology Alliance Invites Speaking Proposals for 2019 Payments Summit

12th annual Summit to cover strategies for implementing new payments technologies PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., October 11, 2018 – The Secure Technology Alliance  invites experts on new payments technology and innovations to submit a speaking proposal for the 2019 Payments Summit. The event will dive into strategies for implementing trending or new payments technologies such as…
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Infineon Secure Payment Solution is First to Receive Approval for Newest Visa Card Payment Software

El Segundo, CA,  – August 9, 2018 – Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY) today announced that its SECORA™ Pay platform is the first payment security solution to receive a Letter of Approval (LOA) for the recently introduced Visa Card VSDC 2.8.1g1 software applet. Payment card manufacturers and issuers using SECORA Pay can quickly receive…
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Secure Technology Alliance Announces 2019 Payments Summit Dates and New Venue

Conference to be held with U.S. Payments Forum Member Meeting, March 11-14, 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., August 1, 2018 – The Secure Technology Alliance today announced the 2019 Payments Summit, the only payments event providing practical, actionable information that can be used to develop strategies for implementing trending or new payments technologies….
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Secure Technology Alliance to Host Educational Webinar on Contactless Payments for Merchants this July

Princeton Junction, N.J., June 26, 2018 – The Secure Technology Alliance will host the second webinar in its two-part educational series on implementation best practices for contactless payments. The webinar, “Contactless Payments: Merchant Benefits and Considerations,” will provide an overview of contactless payments deployment status and implementation considerations for merchants. The webinar will be held…
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Secure Technology Alliance Provides Recommendations, Best Practices for Implementing Fast, Convenient Contactless Payments

Princeton Junction, N.J., February 5, 2018 –  Consumers want payments to be faster, more secure, and seamless, and many stakeholders across the payments industry are looking to contactless payments as a way to meet these expectations. For merchants, issuers and processors considering contactless payments, the Secure Technology Alliance has released a new white paper today…
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Secure Technology Alliance 2018 Payments Summit to Present the Future of Payments, Speakers to Analyze Trends in Mobile Payments, EMV and Transit

Highly-anticipated payments event returns to Orlando in March, U.S. Payments Forum member meeting to be held in conjunction for first time Princeton Junction, N.J., January 12, 2018 – Thought leaders from all sectors of the payments industry will convene at the Secure Technology Alliance’s 2018 Payments Summit this March in Orlando to discuss and analyze…
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Gemalto launches the first biometric EMV card for contactless payments

Biometric authentication replaces PIN code facilitating higher value contactless transactions Maximum privacy protection ensured by secure in-branch enrolment process and on-card storage of sensitive biometric information No battery life issues – the biometric sensor card is powered by the payment terminal ​Amsterdam, January 4, 2018 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security,…