First license deal for Oyster cards issued to Barclaycard

July 2006
Credit Control;2006, Vol. 27 Issue 7/8, p89
Trade Publication
The article reports that TranSys consortium in Great Britain has issued the first license for Oyster to Barclaycard which gives Barclaycard exclusive rights to place Oyster into its Visa credit cards for three years. The agreement will see Oyster included for the first time on a dual interface chip. TranSys chief executive John Stout said that licensing agreements like the one they have signed will bring the convenience and flexibility of Oyster to the citizens in ways which match their lifestyles.


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