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My Visa Long Is Getting Long In The Tooth

2017-09-14 seekingalpha
Over my lifetime, I have invested in many different things. In the process of doing that, I have learned that there are really only two types of investors. As an investor, you are either active or passive. Being active implies directly managing or being in control of your investment. In contrast, as a passive investor, you allow others to manage the asset on your behalf. There are advantages and disadvantages to both approaches, and neither approach is necessarily better than the other.
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Contactless Payment Transaction Market, Wearable Devices, and Contactless Mobile Payment - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2017 - 2025

2017-08-07 prnewswire
Contactless Payment Transaction Market: Overview This report on the global contactless payment transaction market provides analysis for the period 2015–2025, wherein 2016 is the base year and the period from 2017 to 2025 is the forecast period. Data for 2015 has been included as historical information. The report covers market dynamics including drivers, restraints opportunities, and trends expected to influence the global contactless payment transaction market growth during the said period.
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Connected Home, Smart Appliances, and AI-based Security Markets Data Bundle 2017 - 2022 - Research and Markets

2017-06-26 prnewswire
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Connected Home, Smart Appliances, and AI-based Security 2017 - 2022" report to their offering.
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Smart Ticketing Market, 2022 - Research and Markets

2017-06-13 prnewswire
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Smart Ticketing Market - Forecasts from 2017 to 2022" report to their offering.
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Corporate News Blog - Visa Announces New Partners to Token Service Provider Program; Enables Enhanced Payment Process Through IoT Devices

2017-06-09 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / June 9, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily takes a look at the latest corporate events and news making the headlines for Visa Inc. (NYSE: V). The Company announced on June 07, 2017, that it has signed 13 new partners to be a part of its Token Service Provider (TSP) program. The Company has executed this agreement under a step to accommodate the shift of payment industry from plastic to digital and to enable broader access to new standards, including tokenization.
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Visa (V) Adds 13 Partners to Token Service Provider Program

2017-06-08 zacks
In order to cash in on the growing trend of payments moving to the Internet of Things (IoT), Visa Inc. (V - Free Report) has signed 13 new partners to participate in its token service provider (TSP) program.
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Smart Ticketing Market Worth 10.22 USD Billion by 2022

2017-01-16 prnewswire
The report "Smart Ticketing Market by Product (Ticket Machine, E-Ticket, E-Kiosk), Component (Software and Hardware), System (Smart Card, Open Payment System, and Near-Field Communication), Application, and Geography - Global Forecast to 2022", published by MarketsandMarkets, The smart ticketing market is expected be valued at USD 10.22 Billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 7.93% between 2016 and 2022.
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Near Field Communication (NFC) Market Analysis By Product (SD Cards, SIM Cards, NFC Covers, NFC ICs, NFC Tags and NFC Readers), By Application And Segment Forecasts Till 2024

2016-12-07 prnewswire
LONDON, Dec. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The global near field communication (NFC) market is expected to reach USD 47.43 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The industry is poised for an unprecedented growth over the forecast period owing to the increasing penetration of smartphones in the developing economy. Increasing adoption of mobile payment services has led to the intensive utilization of POS with the launch of e-wallet and Apple Watch.
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Internet of Things Security Market by Technology, Industry Vertical and Application - Global Forecast to 2021

2016-10-27 prnewswire
"Growing security concerns for critical infrastructure and strict regulatory compliances are expected to drive the IoT security market" The Internet of Things (IoT) security market is projected to grow from USD 7.90 billion in 2016 to USD 36.95 billion by 2021, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 36.1% due to rising concerns for security in critical infrastructures and strict security regulations imposed by regulating bodies.
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BRIEF-Eurofins announces acquisition of Megalab SA for about EUR 40 mln

2016-09-30 feeds.reuters
* Announces acquisition of Megalab SA in Spain, for approximately EUR 40m Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept. 30

2016-09-30 reuters
LONDON, Sept 30 Switzerland's Nestle, the world's largest food company, wants to tune up your guts.
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BRIEF-Inside Secure and Marvell deliver open source open data plane security VPN solution

2016-09-30 feeds.reuters
* Inside Secure and Marvell deliver open source open data plane security VPN solution Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
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Reflections From The Road (Part II)

2016-09-18 seekingalpha
Last year's Reflections From the Road write-up focused solely on Cloud Computing technology sectors (Big Data, M2M, and SaaS). The ensuing piece covers many road-trips, technologies, and company notes that I will cover in chronological order. For those readers who prefer company reports including fast-growing pre-IPO candidates - focus more on the ODDO Midcap Forum and Needham Growth Conference section.
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Mobile Payments: Apple Files A New Patent Application Covering NFC Payment

2016-09-18 seekingalpha
2) NFC (Near Field Communication) to initiate a transaction (through the point-of-sale terminal of the merchant)
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BRIEF-WISeKey signs a binding agreement to acquire IoT integrated circuits and semiconductor business from Inside Secure

2016-08-02 reuters
* WISeKey signs a binding agreement to acquire IoT integrated circuits and semiconductor business from Inside Secure
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