Digital payments in the spotlight

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15 May 2021
Today is 'Digital Payment Day', a day on which digital payments are put in the spotlight. This year again, Bancontact Payconiq Company supports this day, because the importance of digital payments is more relevant than ever. Together with some payment players and the VUB, we conducted a study on the digital payment behaviour of Belgians.

Bancontact Payconiq Company’s existing payment solutions respond to stricter European payment directive

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16 April 2021
As from January 2021, online payments within the European Economic Area must comply with a new set of rules under the second Payment Services Directive (PSD2).

2020, a record year for electronic payments

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9 February 2021
How did we pay for things in 2020? Bancontact Payconiq Company's annual figures show it was contactless and mobile on a massive scale. Online we already use our smartphones to pay for 68% of transactions. And 42% of all payments with the Bancontact card are now contactless.

New Bancontact logo makes first appearance on bankcard

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4 February 2021
The new Bancontact logo has made its first appearance on the new bankcards from BNP Paribas Fortis. Sleek, clear and updated. The Bancontact logo continues to play the same role as before: making it clear to users that they can pay with Bancontact in shops and can also add the card to their Payconiq by Bancontact app.

The new Bancontact logo: Same colours, sleeker look

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26 January 2021
Bancontact starts 2021 with a new logo. The familiar blue and yellow colours remain, while the payment icon has been given a sleeker, more contemporary look. This way the new logo ties in even better with Bancontact Payconiq Company’s mission: to bring innovative payment solutions to the market, with the Bancontact card and the Payconiq by Bancontact app.