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Contactless PaymentsOverviewJuniper’s new Contactless Payments research provides the most comprehensive analysis of the market available to date. As the only research offering complete coverage of cards, terminals, wearables and handsets, it enables industry stakeholders to understand the implications of contactless wallet and infrastructure deployments. It offers a vision for the future role of vendors, banks and network operators.

The research covers:
  • Contactless Payment Cards
  • Contactless Mobile & Wearable Retail Payments
  • NFC Ticketing & Coupons


Key Features

  • OS-Pay Market: Analysis and 5 year forecasts for contactless wallet adoption, including:
    • Apple Pay
    • Samsung Pay
    • Android Pay
  • Juniper Leaderboard: 12 leading contactless payments providers compared, scored and positioned on the Juniper Leaderboard matrix.
  • Interviews: Unique insights into the views of the leading players across the contactless payments, ticketing and couponing value chain, including:
    • FitPay
    • Gemalto
    • Giesecke & Devrient
    • Mastercard
    • Oberthur Technologies
    • Rambus
    • Visa
    • Vodafone
  • Sector Dynamics: Provides an in-depth evaluation of the contactless payment ecosystem, highlighting developments across the key segments of:
    • Contactless Payment Cards & POS Infrastructure
    • Contactless Mobile Retail Payments
    • Smart Wearable Payments
    • NFC Ticketing
    • NFC Coupons
  • Benchmark Industry Forecasts: Understand the size of the contactless payments, ticketing and coupons markets and where the growth will take place including, adoption, users, service revenue and much more - for 8 global regions and 16 key country markets.

Key Questions

  1. Which markets have demonstrated the strongest adoption of contactless payment cards?
  2. What new services are emerging beyond contactless card and mobile payments?
  3. How will the development of HCE-based contactless wallets impact on the medium term prospects for SIM-based operator wallets?
  4. What effect will the deployment of Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Android Pay have on wider consumer adoption?
  5. Which markets will see the strongest growth in mobile contactless transactions over the next 5 years, and why?

Companies Referenced

Interviewed: FitPay, G&D (Giesecke & Devrient), Gemalto, Mastercard, OT (Oberthur Technologies), Rambus, Visa, Vodafone.
Profiled: Carta Worldwide, FitPay, G&D (Giesecke & Devrient), Gemalto, Goldpac, Kona International, Mozido, NBS Technologies, Nexperts, OT (Oberthur Technologies), Proxama, Rambus.
Case Studied: Mastercard, Visa, Vodafone.
Mentioned: 360 Group, 2degrees, AF Payments, AFSCM, Ai Holdings, Airtel, Amazonm American Express, ANZ, Apple, Arbejdernes Landsbank, Armani, Association of Local Banks, Savings Banks and Cooperative Banks, AT&T, Bally, BanaMex, Bank of China, Bank of Moscow, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Barclaycard, Barclays, Bell, Bic, BNP Paribas Fortis, Braintree, Burberry, Bytemark, CaixaBank, Carrefour, China Telecom, Chunghwa Telecom, Citibank, Claro, CodeBroker, CorFire, Cornercard, CPI Card Group, Cryptomathic, CTS (Cubic Transportation Systems), CyberSource, D&G, DCK Group, Deutsche Bahn, Diners Club, Discover, Drei, Econet, EE, eftpos Australia, Eika Alliance, EMVCo, Enstream, Ericsson, Etisalat, Eurobank, Europay, Everlink, EVRY, Exterion Media, Family Mart, FIDO Alliance, Finnet Indonesia, First Data, FIS, Fiserv, Fitbit, Garmin, GIE-CB, GlobalPlatform, GM, Google, GSMA, H&M, Hana Bank, Harrods, HBOS, Here, HP, HSBC, Huawei, Hubei Bank, IATA, IBM, ICICI Bank, Indosat, Industrial Bank, Infineon, ING, Ingenico, Interac, JavaCard Forum, JCB, JP Morgan Chase, Jyske Bank, Keolis Lille, Kerv, Korea Exchange Bank, Korean Air, KPN, La Caixa, Lawson, Lenovo, LG, Lloyds Bank, Loro Piana, Mahindra Comviva, Maybank, McDonald's, Mchip Advance, McKinsey & Co, MDM Bank, MegaFon, Mobey Forum, Mobvoi, Mondaine, MTN, MUSEHEART, myCFO, NAB, Navy Credit Union, Nespresso, Netcetera, Nets, Netscape Communications, NFC Forum, Nike, Nokia, Nonghyup Bank, NXT-ID, Nykredit Bank, O2, OMTA (Open Mobile Ticketing Association), Orange, OSPT (Open Standards for Public Transport) Alliance, PayLife Bank, Payments UK, PayPal, PBOC (Popular Bank of China), peerTransfer, Pine Labs, Placard, Plastc, PPS (PrePay Solutions), Quotient, Rabobank, Rakuten Edy, Raphaels Bank, RATP (Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens), Ridango, Ringly, Rittenhouse Payment Solutions, Rogers, Safran, Sainsbury’s, Samsung, Santander, SAP Labs, Scheidt & Bachmann, SD Association, SESAM-Vitale, SimplyTapp, Smart Card Alliance, Smartlink, SNCF (Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Français), Societe Generale, Spar Nord Bank, Spark, SpiceJet, Standard Chartered, STC (Saudi Telecom Company), STET, STMicroelectronics, Swatch, Sydbank, Taiwan Mobile Payment Consortium, Tappy Technologies, Tag Heuer, Target, Tatra Bank, Telcel, Telefonica, Telenor, Telkomsel, TELUS, TfL (Transport for London), Thales, The BOKIS Partnership, ticketscript, Tigo Mobile, T-Mobile, TOPSHOP, Transpole, TravelZoo, TSB, TSYS, Ubiquitous, UKCA (UK Cards Association), UnionPay, UP, Venmo, Verifone, Verizon, Vimpelcom, Wearatec, Wells Fargo, Walgreens, Western Union, Wizway Solutions, Woori Bank, Xiaomi, Xoom, YellowPepper, Yodobashi Camera, Yoox, Youtap, Zeta, ZTE.

Data & Interactive Forecast

Juniper’s Contactless Payments forecast suite includes:
  • Regional splits for 8 key regions, as well as 9 country level data splits for:
    • Australia
    • Canada
    • China
    • Denmark
    • Germany
    • Japan
    • Norway
    • Portugal
    • South Korea
    • Spain
    • Sweden
    • UK
    • US
  • Additional country level splits included for Contactless Cards:
    • France
    • Poland
    • Turkey
  • Country-level forecasts for NFC handset adoption by 36 countries (including China, France, Germany, India, UK, US and South Korea).
  • Segment splits by:
    • Contactless Payment Cards
    • Contactless Mobile Handsets
    • Smart Wearables
    • NFC Ticketing
    • NFC Coupons
  • Contactless payment service provider splits by:
    • Apple Pay
    • Samsung Pay
    • Android Pay
    • MNO-Controlled SE Services
    • HCE-enabled Services
    • FeliCa
  • Interactive Scenario Tool allowing users to manipulate Juniper’s data for 20 different metrics.
  • Access to the full set of forecast data of more than 100 tables and over 15,000 datapoints.
Juniper Research’s highly granular interactive excels enable clients to manipulate Juniper’s forecast data and charts to test their own assumptions using the Interactive Scenario Tool; and compare select markets side by side in customised charts and tables. IFxls greatly increase clients’ ability to both understand a particular market and to integrate their own views into the model.


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Research Details

Nitin Bhas
Contactless Payments
8 Key Regions - includes North America, Latin America, West Europe, Central & East Europe, Far East & China, Indian Subcontinent, Rest of Asia Pacific and Africa & Middle East
Australia, Canada, China, Denmark, Germany, Japan, South Korea, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, UK, USA

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