MYPINPAD Asia Partner with Mswipe to Bring Next Generation POS Devices to India

LONDON, UK, 04 April 2017 – MYPINPAD Asia, an enabler of secure multi-factor authentication for touchscreen devices such as smartphones and tablets, has today announced a new partnership with Mswipe, India’s largest independent mobile POS merchant acquirer & network. Under the partnership, Mswipe will integrate MYPINPAD’s Software PIN Entry Solution (SPES) into its new mPOS devices to meet the mandate of the RBI (Reserve Bank of India) to increase the deployment of secure PIN enabled acceptance devices into the Indian market.

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MYPINPAD launching study to uncover the power of PIN on mobile at MWC

London, Barcelona, 13th January 2017 – Marking its presence at Mobile World Congress 2017, MYPINPAD, an enabler of multi-factor authentication for unsecured touchscreen devices such as mobile phones and tablets, will launch an exclusive new whitepaper examining the role and potential of PIN on mobile devices to authenticate transactions.

2017 will see significant growth and adoption of mobile payments. In Europe alone the number of consumers using a mobile device for payments has tripled from 18% to 54% since 2015[1]. The use of PIN to authenticate these transactions on mobiles is imminent.

For bricks and mortar stores, the growth of mobile points of sale (mPOS) to improve customer experience is continuing. Research earlier this year suggests that, by 2021, 20% of all retail transactions will be done on mPOS and that one third of all POS devices will be mobile.[2] The potential of PIN on mobile has never been clearer.

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A move towards ‘harmony’ in fintech will inspire innovation, says MYPINPAD

 

London 09 December 2016  – MYPINPAD, an enabler of secure multi-factor authentication for unsecured touchscreen devices such as smartphones and tablets,  is proud to announce its participation as a founder member of the recently launched Monitise FINKit partner programme.

The FINKit partner programme sees MYPINPAD join industry heavyweights such as MasterCard and Experian in a new programme designed to accelerate digital transformation in financial services.

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MYPINPAD joins global Mobile Ecosystem Forum

London 02 November 2016  – Furthering its already impressive industry network, MYPINPAD has today announced that it has joined the long standing Mobile Ecosystem Forum (MEF).

The Mobile Ecosystem Forum is a global trade body that for the rapidly growing global mobile ecosystem, championing new ideas and best practice. MEF has Chapters across Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, Latin and North America.

With MYPINPAD’s mobile and tablet optimised solutions, joining the MEF makes perfect sense for the ambitious multifactor authentication provider as it seeks out new opportunities to take its solutions to market around the world.

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MYPINPAD Joins ATMIA

LONDON, UK. October 27, 2016; MYPINPAD, an enabler of multi-factor authentication for unsecured touchscreen devices such as mobile phones and tablets, has announced that it has joined the ATM Industry Association (ATMIA), a non-profit, global trade group which promotes ATM growth, convenience and best practice worldwide.

Already members of the FIDO Alliance and Vendorcom, MYPINPAD is committed to forging partnerships with alliances and member groups which promote best practice in all areas of the payments industry.

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MYPINPAD Expands Internationally Throughout APAC and MENA

LONDON, UK:  23 August 2016 – MYPINPAD, an enabler of multi-factor authentication for touchscreen devices such as smartphones and tablets, has recently channelled efforts to bring its simple, proprietary and customer friendly authentication solution to Asia Pacific and MENA.

Following the appointment of seasoned industry executives to lead global activity, MYPINPAD has aligned plans for international growth with key trends in regional markets. MYPINPAD’s proprietary technology is perfectly suited to markets where mobile has superseded other online devices, and where security problems are rife.

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MYPINPAD shortlisted for Most Innovative Online Product at The Fraud Awards 2016

LONDON, 12 August 2016 – MYPINPAD, an enabler of multi-factor authentication for touchscreen devices such as mobile phones and tablets, has been shortlisted for The Fraud Awards 2016, for Most Innovative Online Product. The awards ceremony will take place on the evening of 6th of October at the Retail Risk Leicester conference.

MYPINPAD has been recognised specifically for its simple and effective mobile authentication platform. Our solution utilises the cardholder PIN to authenticate card-not-present transactions, across sectors, devices and channels while meeting best security practices and regulations.

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Consumer Security Compromised in Favour of User Experience

 MYPINPAD announces new campaign to explore how consumers feel about convenience versus security in online commerce.

LONDON, UK. August 9, 2016; MYPINPAD, an enabler of multi-factor authentication for touchscreen devices such as mobile phones and tablets, is being asked whether the digital commerce industry has compromised consumer security in favour of user experience.

Recent news reports about increased levels of fraud across the likes of Amazon Prime, Uber, eBay and Vodafone have opened up the debate.  Are the rising fraud levels attributable to the ‘fragmented’ approach that the fintech industry takes in dealing with fraud? Have we reached a tipping point? Would consumers feel more positive about a brand that proactively seeks to protect them, adding multi-factor, transaction appropriate security for online transactions?

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MYPINPAD appoints Morten Hofstad as Head of Asia Pacific

LONDON, UK. 2 June 2016 MYPINPAD, UK based technology company which enables multi-channel and multi-factor authentication via the Cardholder PIN, has today appointed Morten Hofstad as Head of the Company’s Asia Pacific business.

The appointment comes at a key stage in the Company’s global business development and signifies MYPINPAD’s investment in appointing a team of industry leaders. Morten brings over 15 years of experience spearheading business partnerships within mobile payments, electronic finance services and new technology across Europe, MENA, Africa and Asia to MYPINPAD’s senior leadership team.

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MYPINPAD STRENGTHENS ITS EXECUTIVE TEAM WITH GLOBAL DIGITAL BANKING EXPERT

LONDON, UK: 23th February 2015 – MYPINPAD, UK based technology company which enables multi-channel and multi-factor authentication via the Cardholder PIN has appointed a new Head of Global Partnerships, Dheeraj (DJ) Ahluwalia.

The appointment signals an exciting period of growth for the business. Following the announcement of a partnership with VocaLink late last year, MYPINPAD is poised to announce a series of significant deals and deployments throughout 2016. DJ joins the business at this pivotal time bringing 25 years of experience and relationships in banking, payments and insurance, offering his experience as a leading digital banking and payments strategist for multi-national organisations. Read more