WAKEFIELD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Primax, a premier provider of debit and credit card issuing and merchant acquiring programs, products and services announced today that, in partnership with Mercator Advisory Group, it will present an EMV Chip webinar for credit unions and banks on October 9. The webinar is aimed at helping financial institution issuers plan and prepare for their role in the EMV Chip rollout. The webinar will cover topics including why planning should begin now, steps to establish an EMV Chip program, critical issues to consider prior to entering into Chip, identifying complexities that impact the financial institution’s decisions, resource constraints, budget considerations, staff and customer base education and more. Interested parties can register for the webinar on Primax’s website at www.primax.us.
“Many banks and credit unions are not yet clear as to how to deal with the advent of EMV Chip or how to get their game plan going," stated Ted Keith, Jr., President and CEO of Primax. "This webinar will present important information from experts at Mercator Advisory Group and Primax as to how financial institutions can deal with the important issues they face surrounding EMV Chip.” Said Tim Sloane, VP Payments Innovation, Mercator Advisory Group, “Mercator has done extensive research on EMV Chip. This webinar is an opportunity to share our knowledge and important findings with financial institutions across the U.S.”
Headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts, and founded in 1981, Primax partners with financial institutions and businesses throughout the United States to implement exceptional, customizable credit, debit and private label card programs with a high degree of control, and supports these programs and merchant acquirers with back office functions, outstanding customer care and the on-going support needed for success. For more information visit primax.us.
About Mercator Advisory Group
Mercator Advisory Group is the leading independent research and advisory services firm exclusively focused on the payments and banking industries. We deliver pragmatic and timely research and advice designed to help our clients uncover the most lucrative opportunities to maximize revenue growth and contain costs. Our clients range from the world's largest payment issuers, acquirers, processors, merchants and associations to leading technology providers and investors. Mercator Advisory Group is also the publisher of the online payments and banking news and information portal PaymentsJournal.com.