eftpos to halve contactless fees from July – Finance – Hardware – Networking- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Australian-made electronic payments platform eftpos has fired-off a major pricing broadside in its battle to challenge Mastercard and Visa’s entrenched systemic hegemony over contactless debit payments, halving its interchange fee clip to just two cents a throw for smaller merchants who route via the local scheme. The move, which will take effect from 1st July […]

Westpac finally gets Apple Pay, includes eftpos – Finance – Hardware – Software- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

It’s been a long time coming, but Westpac has finally switched on Apple Pay for its customers and will also include eftpos functionality from the outset. Australia’s oldest bank on Tuesday revealed it had turned functionality for the new service on immediately, falling in behind its big four rivals the ANZ, the Commonwealth Bank and […]