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February consumer spending picked up in momentum

February consumer spending picked up in momentum

Press releases   •   Mar 13, 2017 08:01 GMT

• Spending rises +1.5% on the year in February, up from +0.4% in January • Expenditure through e-commerce channels continues to increase (+3.2%), while face-to-face spending falls again (-3.0%) • Recreation & Culture (+3.3%) and Hotels, Restaurants & Bars (+1.2%) see further increases in spend on an annual basis

Visa Opens New Innovation Center in London; Extends Access to Visa’s Developer Platform for European Clients

Visa Opens New Innovation Center in London; Extends Access to Visa’s Developer Platform for European Clients

Press releases   •   Feb 21, 2017 09:00 GMT

• At just over 1,000 square meters, new Innovation Center is Visa’s largest to date • Space will host partners and clients from across Europe to collaborate on new ways to pay • Center features live demonstrations including Internet of Things applications, virtual reality and biometrics • Mayor of London’s office welcomes the investment in the London fintech community

Visa Technology Extends Mobile Payments into 12 European Countries by End of 2017

Visa Technology Extends Mobile Payments into 12 European Countries by End of 2017

Press releases   •   Feb 21, 2017 09:00 GMT

• Visa Token Service, which enables secure and convenient mobile payments, is live in five European markets, with seven more in the pipeline • European consumers currently spending an average of €9 in face-to-face transactions when they use their mobile device to pay • More than 1.2 million European merchants offer contactless point-of-sale, driving uptake in mobile payments

December rounds up strongest quarter for consumer spend since 2014

December rounds up strongest quarter for consumer spend since 2014

Press releases   •   Jan 09, 2017 08:01 GMT

Headline findings · Consumer spending up +2.6% on the year in December · Spending growth remains solid in e-commerce categories (+5.5% year-on-year), but rises only slightly in face-to-face categories (+0.7%) · Hotels, Restaurants & Bars (+7.3%) and Recreation & Culture (+6.4%) see strongest increases in expenditure

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Visa Europe Announces New Digital Enablement Programme with Launch Partners to Include Google’s Android Pay and Leading UK Banks

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February consumer spending picked up in momentum

• Spending rises +1.5% on the year in February, up from +0.4% in January • Expenditure through e-commerce channels continues to increase (+3.2%), while face-to-face spending falls again (-3.0%) • Recreation & Culture (+3.3%) and Hotels, Restaurants & Bars (+1.2%) see further increases in spend on an annual basis

December rounds up strongest quarter for consumer spend since 2014

Headline findings · Consumer spending up +2.6% on the year in December · Spending growth remains solid in e-commerce categories (+5.5% year-on-year), but rises only slightly in face-to-face categories (+0.7%) · Hotels, Restaurants & Bars (+7.3%) and Recreation & Culture (+6.4%) see strongest increases in expenditure

November spending growth reached 22-month high, driven by e-commerce around Black Friday

Headline findings • Consumer spending increases +3.2% year-on-year, the highest rate since January 2015 • Record increase in e-commerce expenditure (+12.5%), but face-to-face spending declines slightly (-1.4%) • All broad spending categories see higher spending, led by Recreation & Culture (+9.3%)

Tokenisation - How it works

Tokenisation - How it works

Documents   •   May 18, 2016 10:00 BST

Connects banks with other mobile wallet providers for instant access, streamlined implementation