Vivo will launch NFC-payments in Brazil in 2014

Mon 30 Sep 2013

Brazilian mobile operator Vivo, together with the bank Bradesco, is testing NFC-payments, while the launch of NFC mobile payments across the country is planned in 2014.

Currently Telefonica / Vivo conducts final testing of NFC-payments, and this year it will launch a new payment solution in several Brazilian cities. The company has already acquired platform TSM (Trusted Service Manager), and is negotiating with various financial institutions.