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How Bristol became the contactless capital of the UK

Bristol was recently revealed to be the contactless capital in the UK. Close to 75% of card transactions in Bristol were completed by simply tapping in 2018 — the largest percentage of contactless card payments are made in the whole of the UK.

This finding is based on a new survey which analyzed data from more than 300 million transactions made across the UK in 2018 to obtain the country’s leading cities for contactless, debit and credit card payments.

Liz Gibson, VP Product & Specialty Market Solutions at NMI, among others recently spoke to Payment Source about how Bristol become the UK's contactless capital, read the full article on Payment Source (paywall).

NMI Team