Europe to Incorporate High-Value Mobile Contactless Payments Fully by 2017

Contactless acceptance grows by 64% across Europe in last 12 months

MasterCard has announced that everyone will able to pay with their contactless-enabled device for high value payments (above £30 in the UK) at all contactless terminals in Europe by 2017.

MasterCard already announced last year that contactless would be accepted at every point of sale across Europe by 2020.

Using payment services such as Apple Pay, consumers can already make higher value (+£30) contactless transactions by authent ...

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