SIA Group

SIA is European leader in the design, creation and management of technology infrastructures and services for Financial Institutions, Central Banks, Corporates and Public Administration bodies, in the areas of cards, e-payments, network services and capital markets. SIA Group serves customers in 40 countries and also operates through its subsidiaries in Hungary and South Africa. The company has offices in Milan, Rome, Macerata, Brussels and Utrecht.


Media & Events

Press Releases 03 08/2016

SIA acquires Unicredit’s emoney processing activities for Italy, Germany and Austria

CEO Massimo Arrighetti: “Through this operation we are continuing to strengthen our European leadership, to increase payment transaction volumes and to achieve greater economies of scale”

This operation concerns the management of around 13.5 million payment cards, 206,000 POS terminals and 12,000 ATMs of UBIS

Press Releases 01 08/2016

ČSOB chooses SIA to launch the first mobile wallet with NFC technology in the Czech Republic

The clients of ČSOB, one of the largest commercial banks in the Czech Republic and part of the Belgian KBC Group, are able to pay for their shopping by smartphone using both MasterCard and VISA circuits

Thanks to SIA’s infrastructure, cards can be virtualized through Host Card Emulation (HCE) technology which stores data in total security

By the end of 2016, the new mobile app “NaNákupy” will allow payments on Internet, card management, transaction history viewing and sharing of shopping lists

Press Releases 25 07/2016

SIA is a new partner of MIP Politecnico di Milano

The number of companies and domestic and multinational institutions that make up the corporate structure of the Business School has now reached 20. SIA is the third partner, after Microsoft and Whirlpool, to join in 2016.