Yapital tests payment by fingerprint

Friday 4 July 2014 10:45 CET | News

European cross-channel payment system operator Yapital has unveiled that is currently testing payment by fingerprint scan. The technology could be an alternative to PIN entry when paying by smartphone.

Yapital is a European, cashless cross-channel payment solution operating across all channels: in-store, mobile, online and by invoice. Following online registration, the user can make payments, send and receive money with Yapital, across all channels. Yapital was established in 2011 as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Otto Group. Yapital Financial AG is licensed in Luxembourg as an electronic money institution.

In recent news, Yapital has teamed up with SportScheck store to integrate Yapital’s cross-channel payment method in all 18 SportScheck stores across Germany.

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Keywords: Yapital, payment, fingerprint, scan, PIN, smartphone, cross-channel
Categories: Payments & Commerce
Countries: World
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Payments & Commerce