Visa: Introduces APIs


Visa: Introduces APIs for digital-first payment experiences

  • Visa unveiled a platform with a set of beta APIs and development tools that help issuers and issuer processors build and test digital payment products
  • Available to the payment giant’s clients and partners through a new site, called Visa Next
  • Platform promises to “help re-imagine” how people access, manage and control their money in the digital age
  • The first set of beta APIs will have a host of functionalities, including the ability to create new digital card accounts on demand
  • Enable mobile devices for contactless or QR payments using tokens
  • Configure rules for digital cards; and share digital companion cards