Penetration of contactless transactions on Digital Payments in Italy, 2013-2018


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  • Date July 15, 2019
  • Observatory Innovative Payments
  • Language English
  • Function Accounting/Finance/Control Innovation/Strategy Information Systems


The diagram shows the weight, in terms of transaction value, of contactless payments over Digital Payments in Italy in the years 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018. Contactless Payments are payments made by placing a physical payment card near a POS without swiping or inserting it. Payments made through NFC (Near Field Communication) technology using a smartphone placed near the POS are not included.