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The Electronic Payment Providers Association (EFISZ) further grows as Erste Bank Hungary Plc. joins its members. In 1997, Erste Bank Hungary became a member of the Austrian Erste Group, which was founded in 1819 as the first Austrian savings bank. In the past 10 years, Erste...

The Banking Association for Central and Eastern Europe held its 38th Regional Banking Conference in Budapest, between 6-7 May 2019. The Association of Electronic Payment Providers (EFISZ) was invited to the international conference “Risks and Opportunities in the CEE-CIS Financial Sector”. Secretary General of EFISZ Gábor...

Faculty of Finance and Accountancy of Budapest Business School, Fintelligence Financial Literacy Centre and UniCredit Bank Plc. invited EFISZ to the opening ceremony of the Fintelligence Financial Education Network's first location in the capital and to the following roundtable session. The official opening ceremony of the...

The ‘Cities under the cloud – What is daily life like in a Smart City?’ conference was organised by Világgazdaság, the daily business paper, on 28 March 2019. EFISZ was invited to the ‘E-payment – smart solutions’ panel discussion of the conference and was represented by...

On 22 March 2019, following an international request, the Electronic Payment Service Providers Association (EFISZ) had introductory discussions with the members of a high-level delegation led by Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development of Hong Kong Mr. Edward Yau Tang-wah. Economic operators and chambers from finance, logistics,...

Vodafone Magyarország Zrt. became a member of the Electronic Payment Service Providers Association (EFISZ) on 11 March 2019. The company is leading the way in digitisation in Hungary and among Hungarian enterprises, which includes the spreading of mobile payment solutions. Recognising the market demand for...

Hungary may be the country in Central Eastern Europe that can keep up with the development of financial technology, and to achieve this goal, the Association of Electronic Payment Providers announces a call for ideas titled “Electronic Payment Solutions” addressed to students in higher education. Applications...

FINTELLIGENCE 2019 Financial Culture Conference was organised in Miskolc on 27 February 2019 as part of the series of events named PÉNZ7, celebrating its five-year anniversary, with the participation of the Electronic Payment Service Providers Association (EFISZ). In the Hungarian sector’s current news section, Mihály Veres,...

For the development of regional international cooperations, a bilateral introductory meeting was held by the Electronic Payment Service Providers Association (EFISZ) and the Czech Fintech Association in January 2019. At the consultation, Maria Staszkiewicz, chief executive officer, and Gábor Dávidházy, secretary general, reviewed the main objectives...

The professional conference on the transition towards a no cash society and electronic payment solutions, organised by Nézőpont Institute, took place on 21 September 2018, to which occasion the Electronic Payment Service Providers Association was also invited. The relevance of the event was provided by the...