BNP Paribas expands NFC payments service to France

French bank BNP Paribas has expanded its Kix NFC payments service to customers across the country.

French bank BNP Paribas has expanded its Kix NFC payments service to customers across the country.

The move follows the launch of this service in the city of Strasbourg in January last year. The new payment service will be available on 25 Android NFC phones and five Windows Phone 8 devices.

Additionally, the service will be opened to customers of BNP Paribas Mobile, Orange, SFR and Sosh.

Kix NFC payments service will deploy TSM platform from Gemalto and will enable customers to make purchases at any contactless-enabled merchant location.