BNL, a subsidiary of BNP Paribas Group, has selected TAS Group's cl SecurPin solution to deliver fully electronic PIN code for its cards.

The solution will manage a ‘dematerialised’ PIN code both at issuance and in case of replacement for lost.

The new service has been adopted on Hello Mat! debit card from Hello Bank!, the BNP Paribas Group's digital bank active in Italy.

Clients will get the PIN for their card in the restricted area of the Hello Bank! site using the security codes generated from the Hello! app, which can be downloaded from app stores.

BNL Retail & Private Division deputy general manager Marco Tarantola said: “BNL continues investing in innovation and technology to make its service and offering model more and more competitive.

“We believe that innovation, especially in an evolving industry such as banking, primarily means knowing how to propose solutions that bring concrete benefits for the customers in terms of simplicity, speed and safety for their daily professional and personal needs.”

TAS Group E-Money Business Unit director Roberto Carlucci said: “In depth knowledge of the architectures and core processes of banks on physical, virtual and mobile channels is one of the differentiators of TAS Group.

“We are very attentive to implement technological innovation in a sustainable way for our customers, taking into account the banks’ daily challenges in recovering profitability while meeting risk management and regulatory compliance.”