The EC is seeking to investigate the mobile payments sector by launching two tenders by the end of October for the provision of expert reports on the sector. The first tender  aims to “gather informed knowledge, in the form of a report, about the state and evolution of contactless and mobile payments online and in stores in all [European Economic Area (“ EEA ”)] countries”. The tender call notes that the contractor is required to prove knowledge and experience in competition and payment markets. The second tender  focuses on gathering “detailed information on how merchants and payment gateways integrate certain interfaces (APIs) for the use of payment solutions for payments on apps and websites”. Expert IT knowledge as well as IT capabilities to analyse APIs and run API simulations
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