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As part of the professional work connected to the establishment of the Electronic Payment Strategy (EFS), the Electronic Payment Service Providers Association (EFISZ) conducted a country-wide representative survey with the contribution of its members about the electronic payment’s domestic situation. The survey covered the topics...

EFISZ launched a competition for students of Hungarian higher education institutions with the title ‘Electronic Payment Solutions’, inviting ideas in several topics specified in the competition notice. Any service development idea, innovative idea and pilot project suggestion related to electronic payments could be submitted to the...

‘March against cash’ – this attention-grabbing topic was on the agenda at the round-table talk of the 4th Mobile Payment Symposium on 22 May 2019. National Mobile Payment Plc., with the intention to create a tradition, organised its invitation-only conference ‘Mobile Payment Symposium 2019’ between 21-22...

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...