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6 months after the publication of the Commission’s proposal, the debate continues about what eID is. How can it be used? What business case could be behind it and what will this eID wallet look like? Who will offer such a wallet and above all, with what added value?
Due to the importance of the girocard as the German debit payment method, the immediate question for any foreign company thinking about entering the German market is whether it is necessary to accept girocard and how it can this be ensured.