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Visa Global Study Identifies Key Success Factors To Improve Daily Travel, Creating Smarter, More Efficient Cities


• Visa and Stanford University publish one of the largest global transportation studies, more than 19,000 commuters in 19 countries participated • Study assesses trends and challenges in public transportation and parking, in the face of population growth and urban migration patterns

‘Alight here for Gareth Southgate’ – iconic Tube station renamed in celebration of England football team

• Transport for London (TfL) and Visa proudly welcome home England manager Gareth Southgate and his team by renaming Southgate Tube station to honour the team’s achievement this summer; • Iconic London Underground station changed from ‘Southgate’ to ‘Gareth Southgate’ for 48 hours; • Commuters and football fans encouraged to share photos and videos using hashtag #SouthgateSelfie.

Planes, Trains and Automobiles – Visa Launches Program to Give Consumers a Better Travel Experience


Visa launches Transportation Center of Excellence to reimagine payments for all parts of the journey – from parking and refuelling to travel by air and rail

Visa sponsors Alpine festival Snowboxx


Sponsorship will see Visa work with iZettle to bring contactless payments to Snowboxx festival in France for the first time.

New partnership sees Visa provide Revolut prepaid cards to Team GB ahead of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018


• Visa and Revolut establish partnership that sees Revolut become a Visa card issuer; • To mark the partnership and Visa’s sponsorship of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, every member of Team GB’s delegation to South Korea has received a contactless Revolut Visa prepaid card; • Team Visa athletes Billy Morgan and Elise Christie amongst those receiving the cards to take to South Korea.

Visa Readies Digital Payments for the Projected 500,000 Visitors Traveling to Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™


Visa, the Official Payment Service Partner of FIFA, releases travel and spend data timed with the Final Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

Visa Introduces New Payment Wearables for Fans Attending the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

Visa, the exclusive payment technology partner at the Olympic and Paralympic Games, today introduced three commercially available wearable payment devices. In the spirit of the Olympic Winter Games, Visa created NFC-enabled payment gloves, commemorative stickers and Olympic pins that allow fans and athletes to complete seamless and secure payments with a simple tap.

The contactless revolution ten years on: two-thirds of Brits now tap to pay


Visa releases its annual Digital Payments study to mark the 10 year anniversary of contactless in the UK.

Samsung Pay Now Available to UK Visa Cardholders

• Service powered by Visa tokenisation to enable simple and secure mobile payments • 94% of UK 18-24 years olds already use their mobile device for banking and payment services

Visa makes waves with Boardmasters Festival sponsorship announcement

Visa teams up with surf and music event as part of an evolving sponsorship strategy Sponsorship deal will see Visa work with its partner Square to bring 100% card and mobile payment acceptance options to Boardmasters, for the first time