Fintech Finance: Biometric payment smart cards – Shifting innovation from the bottom to the top of the value chain
7 September 2018
By Stan Swearingen, CEO, IDEX Biometrics
Over the past 10 years, the introduction of contactless payments is the only notable change within the payment cards market. Overall, the physical look, feel and functionality of the payment card has not changed until very recently where innovation is beginning to drive new security features, use cases and open-up new end market opportunities, transforming not just the way people use and interact with their payment cards, but also the payment card ecosystem.