Westpac to launch NFC m-payments solution

Monday 16 December 2013 09:17 CET | News

New Zealand-based financial institution Westpac has unveiled plans to launch a NFC-based mobile payment service in partnership with Visa.

With this solution, customers are enabled to store their Westpac debit and credit card details, alongside those of Visa and MasterCard within the banks mobile application and make payments by tapping their Android smartphones against a payment terminal.

Westpac customers in Australia will be able to access mobile payments in 2014.

In recent news, Westpack has launched its online platform which is set to offer functionality regardless the device in use.

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Keywords: Westpac, NFC, m-payments, mobile payments, Visa, MasterCard
Categories: Payments & Commerce
Countries: World
This article is part of category

Payments & Commerce

Industry Events