Mark Austin

Head of Digital Product Solutions, Europe, Visa

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June 16, 2016

M-commerce drives changes to authentication

Changes in lifestyle, shopping habits and technology are driving greater electronic and mobile commerce sales. Today, e-commerce accounts for €1 in every €4.69 of spending on European Visa cards, equating to 21% of our processed transaction volumes

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April 18, 2016

A subtle but important shift

Risk tends to be thought of as a negative concept, but aren’t risks and opportunities inextricably linked? After all, you can’t have one without the other. Risk isn’t inherently bad – It’s how you manage risk in the context of opportunity, and balance the two, that’s important.

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July 03, 2015

Mobile point of sale is a game-changer for live events

Worrying about having your money stolen, whether you’ve got enough cash on you or queuing for costly cash machines – familiar to all of us who’ve been to a major sporting event or festival.

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