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Global Point Of Sale (POS) Terminals Industry

EMV & PCI Compliance - Major Market Drivers II-3

Table 2: Short Term Drivers to EMV Compliance (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-4

Table 3: Long Term Drivers to EMV Compliance (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-5

Table 4: Migration to EMV Cards and Terminals Worldwide

(2011): Percentage Share of EMV Compliant Cards and

Terminals in the Total Cards & Terminals Market by

Geographic Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6

Impact of the 2007-2009 Recession in Retrospect II-6

Impact of the Debt Crisis in Europe: A Review II-7

Table 5: Global Breakdown of the Number of Non-Cash

Transactions (In Billions) by Geographic Region for the Year

2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8

Outlook II-8

Sustained Market Growth in Developing Countries II-8

Rising Popularity of Contactless Card II-8

Growing EMV Compliance Accelerates Obsolesce of Conventional

Magnetic Stripe POS Terminals II-9

US: Treading a Different Path II-10

Technology Developments to Boost POS Terminals Market II-10

Value-Added Capabilities Presents Business Case for EFTPOS

Terminals II-11

Handheld Devices Gain Precedence over Traditional POS Systems II-11

Green Technology Promotion to Aid Market Growth II-11

Department Stores to Drive POS Market in Coming Years II-11

Multi-functional POS Systems Gain Prominence II-12

Near Field Communication/Contact-Less Payment Grows in

Popularity II-12

Software Upgrades- A Market Propellant II-12

Move to Automation II-13

Auxiliary Retail Automation Technologies II-13

Smart Card Accepting POS Terminals Projected To Grow II-13

Internet-Enabled POS: The Growing Trend II-14

Need and Demand for Integrating POS and Accounting II-14

Replacement Demand in EMEA to Drive EPOS Market II-14

Lower Deployment Costs - A Way Forward II-15

Dynamic Data Authentication II-15

Low-Priced POS Terminals - Undoing Dollar Value II-15

Disruptive Technologies Pose a Challenge II-15

Table 6: Global Market for Customer Facing Store

Technologies (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues

by Type of Payment System (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) II-16

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