Curve Powering Samsung Pay Card in the UK

London-based fintech Curve has been selected by Samsung to power the Samsung Pay Card in the UK; the debit card, designed to compete with Apple Pay and Google Pay, will launch in the UK later this year; Curve has made a name for themselves by letting users consolidate all their bank cards into a single card and app; Samsung will be using this technology to allow Samsung Pay Card customers to “sync multiple loyalty and bank cards in one place” for a true digital wallet experience; Shachar Bialick, founder and CEO of Curve, said, “We are delighted to be able to offer Curve’s unique benefits to customers of one of the world’s biggest brands and enable customers to access a significantly greater range of banking services leading to a healthier financial life with Samsung Pay.” TechCrunch.

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