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Savantor’s MarketEye is a monthly free publication designed to provide busy card industry professionals with a quick overview of recent industry events. The focus is mostly on UK and EU but interesting developments from elsewhere are also highlighted.

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2013 11b - MarketEye

Google unveils prepaid debit card; Telecom Italia and Visa Europe to roll out NFC in Italy; Dutch banks agree new rules on Internet fraud; Visa forecasts £450 million UK card spend on 2 December; Report on growth for contactless next year; Vodafone NFC mobile wallet launches.

2013 11a - MarketEye

Coin bids to replace cards with a card; Card Networks propose global digital payment standard; US Debit cards and Credit cards market share changing; European contactless spend grows six fold in 12 months; Orange and Visa team on NFC m-payments in France.

2013 10a - MarketEye

Visa announces improved payment card fraud detection; MasterCard and Parkeon take merchant offers to the street; UK Card Fraud figures from Financial Fraud UK; East reports 32% rise on European ATM-related fraud attacks; Bid to boost online checkout security with digital tokens; PayPal turns to QR codes for latest assault on in-store payments.

2013 09b - MarketEye

French banks team on e-payments service; SIX acquiring Austrian card provider PayLife; Visa and MasterCard agree to cut French card fees; MasterCard tracks global 'cashless journey'; Increasing demand for cash boosts global ATM market; Google Wallet overhaul shifts emphasis away from NFC.

2013 09a - MarketEye

Discover joins EMVCo; Major milestone for Equens in Scandinavian cards market; Global non-cash payments soar; Vodafone NFC m-payments service to make global debut; No NFC for iPhone 5S; Zapp partners WorldPay on mobile payments.

2013 08b - MarketEye

Polish debit card with built in display; Cardlytics launches in the UK2; Payments in 2022: Cash out, mobile in; Number of cards in circulation to reach 13.6 bln by 2018; PayPal Here gets full UK roll out; WorldPay contactless transactions break four million barrier for first time.

2013 08a - MarketEye

AmEx lets gamers earn League of Legends rewards for spending; Multi-currency travel money card launched; Facebook to test PayPal competitor; Cardtronics makes European push through Cardpoint acquisition; One in three smartphones will come with NFC.

2013 07b - MarketEye

Ukash provides ATM cash redemption service for virtual voucher codes; European card fraud losses fall; EU to face payments shake-up; UK retailers open new front in interchange fee row; MasterCard MasterPass arrives in the UK.

2013 07a - MarketEye

EE unveils 'Cash on Tap' NFC mobile payments service; Uniqul introduces face payments; Credit card details for sale; EU rule 'could force £11 debit card charge on Britons'; Contactless helps debit cards dominate UK spending.

2013 06b - MarketEye

Barclays extends mobile payments to retailers with Buyit; Banco Sabadell adds cardless ATM withdrawals to mobile app; Lloyds targets Mpos market through Monitise deal; Payments Council to draw up 'Roadmap' for UK payments overhaul; RuPay steps up challenge to card schemes; John Lewis to sell WorldPay Mpos readers.

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