Today Raiffeisenbank brings its customers Apple Pay, which is transforming mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay that’s fast and convenient. The new way to pay will is available today to all holders of Mastercard cards.
Andrei Stepanenko, Head of Retail Private Individuals and Small Enterprises Directorate, said: «We always strive to offer our customers the most convenient and modern banking services, making payment process faster and more secure in order to make their life easier. That is why we are excited to be among the first Russian banks to support Apple Pay, which exemplifies these goals.»
Security and privacy is at the core of Apple Pay. When you use a credit or debit card with Apple Pay, the actual card numbers are not stored on the device, nor on Apple servers. Instead, a unique Device Account Number is assigned, encrypted and securely stored in the Secure Element on your device. Each transaction is authorized with a
Apple Pay is easy to set up and users will continue to receive all of the rewards and beneﬁts offered by their credit and debit cards. In stores, Apple Pay works with iPhone 6 and later, iPhone SE, and Apple Watch.
Online shopping in apps and on websites accepting Apple Pay is as simple as the touch of a finger with Touch ID, so there’s no need to manually fill out lengthy account forms or repeatedly type in shipping and billing information. When paying for goods and services on the go in apps or Safari, Apple Pay works with iPhone 6 and later, iPhone SE, iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, and iPad mini 3 and later. You can also use Apple Pay in Safari on any Mac introduced in or after 2012 running macOS Sierra and confirm the payment with iPhone 6 or later or Apple Watch.
AO Raiffeisenbank is a subsidiary of Raiffeisen Bank International AG. Raiffeisenbank ranks 14th among the Russian banks in terms of assets, based on Q3 2016 results (
Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) regards both Austria, where it is a leading corporate and investment bank, as well as Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) as its home market. In CEE, RBI operates an extensive network of subsidiary banks, leasing companies and a range of other specialised financial service providers in 14 markets. In total, more than 51,000 employees service 14.9 million customers through more than 2,600 business outlets, the great majority of which are located in CEE. Raiffeisen Bank International is a