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Understand the latest market advances
Trends, technologies and industry regulations are in constant evolution in the fast-paced payments market. To best inform your service strategy, its crucial to stay up-to-date with new emerging opportunities and understand how they impact your scheme. FIME business consultants can provide you with tailored insight into your market to ensure you make the best strategic decisions.
Analyze new technologies.
Understand emerging trends and usages.
Evaluate the impact of new regulations and standards.
Assess opportunities in new markets.
Why choose FIME?
FIME has the broad, unrivalled expertise needed to help you understand the changing payments:
With a truly international presence, FIME has strong visibility of global and local trends, regulations and standards.
Our advanced R&D team is always exploring new technologies, maintaining our position at the cutting edge of technical innovation, exploring the likes of biometrics, mobile payments and IoT.
FIME has a long and valued history of collaboration with the industry’s most important stakeholders, supporting the deployment of new services globally.
To support payment schemes, whatever stage of digital transformation they are, FIME has developed a migration framework that is customizable to each project’s specific business and technical challenges.
FIME’s consultants have nearly twenty years’ experience supporting players from across the ecosystem to upgrade their systems from initial EMV contact migration, to launching mobile and cloud-based payments.
The FIME migration framework services support:
Your first EMV contact / contactless migration
Your next specification migration
Your mobile payment / open payment migration for transport
Ensure a successful deployment
FIME can support you at every stage of your migration project to ensure a successful deployment:
For every new payment technology, FIME can provide support at each stage of the certification implementation.
- Certification body implementation and update.Develop your own certification process with an industry leader.
- Internal certification team setup. Train your certification team with renowned test laboratory experts.
- Laboratory setup & audit.Benefit from accredited FIME laboratories to deploy certification testing services smoothly and effectively.
L2 Test plan & test tool development.Utilize FIME’s experience and tools to develop your own certification tests.
- Contact and contactless card.
- Contact and contactless terminal.
- Cloud-based or secure element (SE) based mobile payment application.
- Back-end transaction management.
Assess the compatibility and interoperability of your product with test plan and test tool development support for Level 3 certification.
- Contact and contactless card.
- Payment terminals and POS devices.
- Payment host systems.
- End-to-end testing.Benefit from our simulated or live testing environment to validate your services before deployment.
- Certification program management.Let our test experts drive your products certification.
- Pilot roll-out project management.Deploy and assess your pilot projects with help from our expert team.
As new ways to pay gain traction, domestic schemes need to ensure the support of its members for each strategic migration project. To do so, they must offer new services which are valuable to their members and have a competitive point of difference from other players.
To help domestic schemes accelerate their migration projects and to encourage their members to support this change, FIME has defined a set of services deliverable to banks, merchants and solution providers on behalf of payment schemes.