Ingenico & Roam Data: Description & News (EN)

Ingenico Description


Ingenico is a leading provider of payment solutions, with over 20 million terminals deployed in more than 125 countries. Its 4,000 employees worldwide support retailers, banks and service providers to optimize and secure their electronic payments solutions, develop their offer of services and increase their point of sales revenue.




Key data

  • Website:
  • Customer focus: card brands, merchants, retailers, processors, financial institutions and banks
  • White label platform
  • Card accepted: Magnetic Stripe and Chip and Pin
  • Compatibility: IOS, Android, Windows phones and tablets
  • Accepted Card Brands: N/A
  • Reader: Mobile Payment Sled
  • Verification Method: Pin & Signature
  • Contactless capabilities: Yes + Fingerprint
  • Partnership & client: Group, Crédit Mutuel, Metro Private Limited, Nets, Visa, MC, Google, Barclays
  • Geographic repartition: present in 125 different countries


Some figures


  • In Europe more than 300 millions transactions in December 2013
  • Payments store: + 13%
  • Online Payments: + 37%
  • Mobile Payments: + 50%
  • In GBP: 2.65% for credit and debit card transactions + a one-time setup fee of £99 + VAT
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Roam Data Description 


Roam is an ingenico company, who provide Hardware, application and services specific to mobile payment. They provide today a full suite of mobile POS products, solutions, tools and services to retailers and merchant organizations worldwide.

Roam Data

Roam Data


Key data

  • Website:
  • Customer focus: card brands, merchants, retailers, processors, financial institutions and banks
  • White label platform
  • Card accepted: Magstripe, EMV, NFC
  • Compatibility: iOs, Android, Blackberry
  • Accepted Card Brands: Visa, MC, Amex, Diners
  • Verification Method: Pin and signature
  • Connection type: Audio Jack Card Reader
  • Contactless capabilities: Yes
  • Partnership & client: Sprint, Bank of America, first Data, Golbal payments, iMobile3, POS Partal, TASQ Technology, VISA
  • Geographic repartition: Since November, Roam cover the: US, Mexico, France, Belgium, Italy, Australia, Brazil, and Norway
  • Certify by Visa Ready Program

Some figures

  • Launch: 2007
  • Fund raised:

– Ingenico made $6.5 million initial investment in ROAM in 2009

– 43% Ingenico controlling interest in 2012

– ROAM became an Ingenico company in 2013


What’s new in 2013?

Credit Agricole selects Ingenico for its 3G mobile payment solutions – December 4, 2013

Crédit Agricole has chosen Ingenico to enable the bank to roll out mobile and contactless payment terminals to merchants who are clients of the networks of Regional Banks and LCL.

MasterCard and Ogone announce their partnership on the integration and deployment of MasterPass ™ – November 26, 2013

This collaboration which covers Belgium, The Netherlands, France, United Kingdom, Germany and Spain in a first phase and the remaining countries Ogone operates in later on, paves the way for the adoption of MasterPass ™ by tens of thousands of merchants (2).

Ingenico comforts its leadership position in Latin America – November 19, 2013

In Latin America, Ingenico sold more than 1.3 million terminals in 2012. The company portfolio is comprehensive, from countertops to wireless and mobile payment solutions, covering all customer requirements and segments on a challenging and growing market. After focusing on the electronic payment market, the company now aims to pursue other verticals, such as government, e-ID and healthcare.

Ingenico Launching mobile payment Services in 8 Countries – November 13, 2013

Ingenico’s innovative mobile payment subsidiary, announce that they are extending their joint footprint to eight countries this year. Now covering the US, Mexico, France, Belgium, Italy, Australia, Brazil, and Norway

Ingenico launches first multi-channel customer loyalty program – November 12, 2013

The new mobile application combined to the existing “go4sport” customer card, offers a comprehensive multi-channel loyalty program in all company’s stores in Germany with the “go4sport” app available in the iTunes store.Based on their personal preferences, customers can also opt-in to receive individual digital coupons which they will combine with their bonus points for additional savings. The application also includes a store finder and an overview of SportPoint’s current offers

Q3 Revenue for 2013 – October 30, 2013

  • 9 months revenue of €1.004 billion, up 17% on a comparable basis
  • Q3 2013 revenue of €348 million driven by solid performance across all geographies and segments

Blackbaud Chooses ROAM for Mobile Payments – September 30, 2013

ROAM announced today that Blackbaud, the leading global provider of software and services for nonprofits, is using ROAM’s platform as the basis for a new mobile point of sale (mPOS) offering for nonprofit clients

Metro Store go-mobile with Ingenico iSMP Solution – September 24, 2013

iSMP solution has been deployed by Metro Private Limited, a home-grown department store brand with four stores in Singapore. This solution enhances in-store customer experience and reduces operation cost by reducing customers service cost and sales cost.

ROAM’s Chip & Sign Mobile Card Reader Among the First to Earn Visa Ready Certification – August 20, 2013

Roam’s RP350x Chip & Sign Mobile Card Reader is among the first to be certified as Visa Ready. Visa and Roam have agreed to work together on a multinational basis to promote Visa’s and ROAM’s respective mobile acceptance solutions

Ingenico Joins the Board of Advisors of PCI Security Standards Council – May 24, 2013

Eric Brier, Chief Security Officer, has joined the Board of Advisors of PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), an open, global forum for the development of payment card security standards.

Ingenico announced the closing of the acquisition of Ogone – March 26, 2013

Ingenico today announces the final closing of the acquisition of Ogone, leading pan- European online payment services provider, after having been informed of the non-opposition from the National Bank of Belgium.



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