EMV payment terminals

Cloud EMV – A New Hope for Petroleum Pay at the Pump

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EMV (Europay, Mastercard, Visa) initiatives have been in place for nearly a decade and for convenience stores and gas stations since 2015.  The card brands had provided and changed the EMV Liability Shift deadline for automated fuel dispensers no less than 3 times since.  This essentially means that if you have a gas station that is not supporting (contact or …

Andrew Cole

Andrew Cole joins Felix


Felix is pleased to welcome Andrew Cole as the team’s Chief Financial Officer Andrew brings a wealth of experience and a proven record of success in delivering strategic growth initiatives to facilitate rapid scaling in competitive markets. His background in developing and delivering strategic financial projects that improve all aspects of business operational ecosystems will be critical to Felix as …

Soft POS for small business

Soft POS is changing the payments landscape


NFC and Soft POS cloud EMV payment technology There is no denying that contactless card payments using a Soft POS and cloud EMV payment technology are the future of digital commerce. Today, almost every credit, debit, and payment card in the world is enabled with Near Field Communications (NFC), a small chip that transmits the encrypted card information upon a request …

Retail now

Press Release July 6th, 2021 | Felix and Seiko Instruments


Seiko Instruments USA and Felix Payment Systems Team Up For Retail Now July 25th to 27th Felix Payments Systems Limited (“Felix”) and Seiko Instruments USA (“SII”) are pleased to announce their marketing partnership which will be on display at this year’s RSPA show Retail Now at Opreyland, Nashville, Tennessee. Felix is proud to be working with such a well-known, successful, …

Felix - PCI DSS Level 1 certification

Felix obtains PCI DSS Certification


Felix completed its certification as a Payment Card Industry- Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Level 1 Service Provider. This certification followed a comprehensive audit of our technology, security, hosting environments, and internal processes, ensuring card data is stored, processed, and transmitted in a secure ecosystem. Cardholder data security is one of the most significant issues currently facing the payments industry. …

Visa Level 2 certified EMV cloud kernel

Visa certifies the Felix market leading EMV cloud kernel


After a rigorous testing process, Felix has achieved Level 2 certification of its cloud kernel with Visa Inc. The Visa Level 2 certification is globally recognized and presents Felix as a world leader in payment innovation. The certification criteria are evaluated against the Visa Ready Tap to Phone Kernel Specification: 1.0 and the Visa Contactless Payment Specification: 2.2. This certification …

Seed investment round

Felix closes seed financing round.


Felix Payment Systems Ltd. is pleased to announce the closure of its seed financing round with a group of strategic private equity investors. The international law firm, Dentons, assisted the investment round. Proceeds from the financing will support Felix in new employee hiring and bolstering our commercial go-to-market activities. “The team at Felix is excited to continue our journey bringing …

Tap to Phone payments

Tap to phone: a paradigm shift in POS payments


Secure-chip based payments were once confined to the domain of retail Point of Sale (POS) devices. Not anymore Felix Soft POS technology unlocks payment processing on consumer mobile devices, providing a software-based payment processing technology to enable ‘tap to phone’ card payments on mobile, without external hardware. Our Soft POS solution offers all the convenience and security of Tap and …

Soft POS using NFC payments

Soft POS the next wave in card present payments


In this article we explore changes in the so called “card present” payment methods that are used to process payments at point of sale and the ways in which the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council has embraced mobile technologies in particular Soft POs technology.   From swipe & sign to chip & PIN In-person debit and credit card payments were …

emerging economies - mobile payments

Emerging economies leapfrog to cashless


Mobile devices and the internet of things have created unprecedented opportunities for developing world countries to move forward in the adoption of a cashless society.  This is becoming increasingly true as markets across Africa, Latin America and Asia are investing significantly in the improvement of their telecommunications infrastructure, providing the backbone for innovations in mobile payments.  The Leap Frog Effect …