Apple Express Transit integrates with TfL

December 03, 2019 | Payments
Written by FinTech Alliance

Tags

apple
Apple Express Transit integrates with TfL

Apple has launched its Express Transit feature for tubes, buses and trains in London.

In Brief:

  • Currently using Apple Pay for transit requires biometric authentication.

  • Up to now users have had to use a fingerprint or facial recognition to tap in or out.

  • Apple Express Transit now allows a specific card to be designated for TfL without authentication.

What does this mean?

This will make tapping in and out at tube stations faster for everyone, and will also avoid excess charges reported by many users with e-wallets, which have occurred when two different cards are registered on mobile for one journey.

Read more here.

 

More in Payments

Mastercard partners with seven FinTechs for payments  
Payments
December 06, 2019

Mastercard partners with seven FinTechs for payments  

Mastercard has partnered with global FinTech startups to promote digital payment adoption. In Bri...

Payment Awards 2019 - Winners!

Posted By The Community

Payments
December 06, 2019

Payment Awards 2019 - Winners!

We won "Best Contactless Payments Project" at the #PaymentAwards in November.. It was a fun evening!...

Written By: McLEAR

myPOS CEO advises shoppers and merchants over new rules on contactless payments

Posted By The Community

Payments
December 04, 2019

myPOS CEO advises shoppers and merchants over new rules on contactless payments

THOUSANDS of consumers are enduring the embarrassment of having their contactless payments declined....

Written By: myPOS

Payments
November 19, 2019

ISO 20022: Better data means better payments - Why correspondent banking needs ISO 20022 now

Correspondent banking payments have been a core component of transaction banking for decades, genera...

Payments
October 31, 2019

#payments insights. opinions.

The payments function — the operations and technology capabilities within banks and other fina...

Payments
October 17, 2019

Payments Infographic: Digital Disruption comes to the Corporate Treasury

This report is based on a simple hypothesis: that the growing expectations of corporate treasurers h...

Escrow, flexibility of payments and network effects

Escrow, flexibility of payments and network effects

When: Jan 28th, 2020
Where: Rise London, London
Price: FREE
Money 20/20 Asia

Money 20/20 Asia

When: Mar 24th - Mar 26th, 2020
Where: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore , GB
Price: £910
Sibos Boston

Sibos Boston

When: Oct 05th - Oct 08th, 2020
Where: Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC), Boston , GB
Price: £1,000