Posts Tagged ‘EMVCo’

EMVCo reveals continuous growth in global EMV deployment

July 4, 2012 at 12:00 pm

The latest figures released by EMVCo, the EMV® standards body, show that 45 per cent of all payment cards and 76 per cent of all payment terminals used globally are based on EMV technology. The data from EMVCo represents the latest statistics from American Express, JCB, MasterCard and Visa, as reported by their respective global […]

EMV Level 2 Certification Process

April 3, 2012 at 10:55 am

Any card payment solution that accepts EMV cards (commonly referred to as Chip and PIN) must contain an EMV Level 2 Kernel that has undergone formal EMVCo type approval testing. There are several steps which need to be considered: 1. Select an EMV Level 2 Kernel The first step on this path is to select […]

Global EMV Adoption Continues to Grow

January 30, 2012 at 12:50 pm

The adoption of the EMV technology worldwide continues to grow with 42 percent of all payment cards and almost 76 percent of all terminals in use globally now based on the EMV payment standard. The EMVCo published EMV deployment figures for Q3 2011 represent the latest statistics from American Express, JCB, MasterCard and Visa, as […]