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The European Card Payment Association (ECPA) is pleased to announce that it has been elected for a third consecutive term to the Board of Advisors of the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC)

The PCI SSC Board of Advisors represents the Council’s Participating Organizations worldwide to ensure global industry involvement in the development of PCI standards and programs. As strategic partners, they are representative of the market and bring geographical and technical insights to the Council. Furthermore, PCI SSC works with organizations around the globe to help secure []

Beatrice COCOZZA, 26/01/2021 |

Election of ECPA Board of Directors

The election of the new ECPA Board of Directors for 2021 / 2022 took place on 15th October 2020. On the same day, the ECPA Board of Directors discussed the European Commission’s Retail Payment Strategy as well as the realities in the payment industry caused by the 2020 pandemic. The newly elected ECPA Chair, Juan []

admin, 26/10/2020 |

NSPK : new ECPA Business Associate

In January 2020, NSPK, the Russian National Payment Card System  joined the European Card Payment Association as a Business Associate. NSPK is the operator of the MIR national card payment scheme which guarantees the security and continuity of domestic card transactions in Russia. NSPK’s mission is also to ensure the smooth running of transactions made []

Beatrice COCOZZA, 16/12/2019 |

BKM (Turkey) becomes an ECPA Business Associate

In May 2019 BKM, the Interbank Card Center in Turkey, became a Business Associate in the European Card Payment Association. Since its establishment in 1990 to handle the clearing & settlement process of all domestic transactions within Turkey, BKM’s services have expanded around the card payments network, namely, switch, payment gateways for foreign transactions, e-commerce, []

Beatrice COCOZZA, 09/10/2019 |

ECPA elected to 2019-2020 PCI SSC Board of Advisors

25 January 2019 : Pierre CHASSIGNEUX and Oscar COVERS from the European Card Payment Association are among 29 board members to join the PCI Security Standards Council in its efforts to secure payment data globally  read more … 2019-2020 PCI SSC Board Members Announcement

Beatrice COCOZZA, 09/10/2019 |

Green light to the merger of ServiRed, Sistema 4B and EURO 6000

Madrid, February 1st, 2018. Upon the authorization by the Spanish National Competition Authority (CNMC), the merger of ServiRed, Sistema 4B, and EURO 6000, the three card payment systems existing in the Spanish market to date, is launched.   Green Light to the merger of ServiRed_Sistema 4B_ and_Euro 6000_press release

Beatrice COCOZZA, 05/02/2018 |

ECPA is elected Member of PCI Board of Advisors

Brussels, 19 May 2017 –   Pierre Chassigneux from European Card Payment Association (ECPA) is one of 29 board members to join the PCI Security Standards Council in its efforts to secure payment data globally. As strategic partners, board members bring industry, geographical and technical insight to PCI SSC plans and projects. 2017-2019_ECPA is elected []

Beatrice COCOZZA, 24/05/2017 |

ECPA Joins PCI Council as Strategic European Regional Member

PARIS, 22 March 2016 – Joining forces to protect against payment data theft around the world, the PCI SSC and the ECPA have announced today that ECPA is now a strategic regional member of the PCI Council. Supporting the shared goal of a single, globally unified data security standard, ECPA will collaborate on future versions of []

admin, 30/03/2016 |