Founder of MYPINPAD, Justin Pike, announces plans to attract more tech talent in Cardiff’s answer to Silicon Valley  

Cardiff: November 21, 2018; MYPINPAD, the global leader in payment acceptance and customer authentication solutions, has announced plans to grow its workforce in the heart of Wales’ burgeoning tech sector, with vacancies for highly skilled Android, iOS, Operations and Services Developers and Technical Sales Support Consultants.

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LICENTIA/MYPINPAD Closes £15m (USD$20m) Series B Funding

Successful Series B to facilitate global expansion

22 October 2018, London, technology services and IP licensing company Licentia Group Ltd (LICENTIA), today confirmed it has closed a £15million (USD$20m) Series B investment round, facilitated by the Company’s long-time advisor Asia Principal Capital.

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MYHSM Ltd, a sister company to MYPINPAD Ltd, launches new HSM-as-a-service, providing the payment card industry a hosted HSM alternative benefiting both established organisations and the FinTech sector

Cardiff, UK – October 19, 2018 – MYHSM announces the first dedicated payments hardware security module (HSM) hosted service using Thales payShield HSMs. MYHSM enables merchants, acquirers, Payment Service Providers (PSP), Payment Facilitators (PayFac), and issuers, to utilise security as a service to simplify operations as well as leverage cloud services while focusing on improving the consumer digital payment experience.

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Meet the Team – Neal Hindocha

Chief Security Officer (CSO)

The first in our new series, ‘Meet the MYPINPAD Team’ we are delighted to introduce Neal Hindocha who joined us earlier in the year and has a 20-year career background in international IT security, working in research, product development, network security, consulting services and management.

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Once, Twice, Five Times for Safety – Supporting Legislation with Multi-Factor Authentication Solutions

The Cost of Fraud

There’s a disturbing amount of customer money unwittingly handed to fraudsters each year. In 2017 alone, a staggering £240 million was taken from account holders. What’s more, UK Finance has released data highlighting a decline in cash payments by 15 percent over the last year to 13.1 billion – while card payments pulled ahead for the first time ever with 13.2 billion. With these huge sums of missing customer money and card usage skyrocketing, comes more pressure than ever for financial organisations to up their payment security offering at all stages of transactions.

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Latest base software update includes secure PIN capture technology for touchscreen devices

05 September 2018, LONDON: MYPINPAD, the global leader in payment acceptance and customer authentication solutions, is pleased to announce its software has been embedded into the latest base software release (3.4a) of the Thales payShield 9000 Hardware Security Module (HSM).

Thales manufactures the scalable payShield 9000, the most widely deployed payment HSM in the world, which is used in an estimated 80 percent of card payment transactions. The release will be installed on all new payShield 9000 HSMs, and is currently being deployed to all existing HSMs in the field via a new firmware update.

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The Fintech Power 50

MYPINPAD has been nominated for The Fintech Power 50 – an annual Fintech Power list which is comprised of influential and up and coming Fintech businesses all around the world.

The Fintech Power 50 presented by Fintech Finance is an annual guide to the most innovative and powerful figures in the Fintech industry.

Tipped to be recognised higher than other programmes and accolades, it acts as a reminder of all the great things being achieved in the world of financial technology and shines a spotlight on those who are transforming financial services for the better.

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MYPINPAD Launches Open mPOS Platform for PIN on Mobile

Removing complexity in face-to-face payment acceptance

19th July 2018, London, MYPINPAD, the global leader in payment acceptance and authentication software solutions, today announces the launch of Open mPOS. Open mPOS is a complete mPOS authentication platform that uniquely enables merchants, Acquirers and Payment Service Providers (PSPs) to deploy PIN on Mobile technologies without the need to undergo their own Software PIN on COTS (SPoC) PCI certification.

Open mPOS will provide a fully certified PIN on Mobile (PoM) solution that removes the complexity in achieving and maintaining PCI SPoC compliance, enabling Acquirers and PSPs to save time and money when deploying the latest mobile payments innovations.

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Money 20/20 Europe – What did We Learn?

Last week saw the payments, fintech and financial services communities come together in Amsterdam to discuss the technology and innovation that are set to change the payments landscape. As a technology provider focused on game-changing technology, it seemed an ideal opportunity to discuss our ‘PIN on Mobile’ solutions with a who’s who of fellow innovators.

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Ingenico and Nexi test in Italy an innovative PIN-on-Mobile solution compliant with VISA and Mastercard requirements

Ingenico Group (Euronext: FR0000125346 – ING), the global leader in seamless payment, will partner with Nexi, the Italian market leader in digital payments, to deliver a pioneering PIN-on-Mobile pilot in Italy before September 2018. Ingenico and Nexi aim to assess merchant and customer acceptance and prepare the future launch of an innovative solution promoting card payments through smartphone which is fully compliant with PCI requirements.

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