Paytech market updates: Mastercard and Monzo jump on the buy now pay later train
Payments

Paytech market updates: Mastercard and Monzo jump on the buy now pay later train

3w | By Aoife Morgan, Journalist

Paytech market updates: Mastercard and Monzo jump ...

Monthly updates on the standout tech developments in payments Read More...

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Paytech market updates: Klarna, PayPal and ACI Worldwide lead in collaborations
Payments

Paytech market updates: Klarna, PayPal and ACI Worldwide lead in collaborations

2m | By Aoife Morgan, Journalist

Paytech market updates: Klarna, PayPal and ACI Wor...

PayPal, on August 23, launched a new service enabling customers in the UK to buy, hold and sell cryptocurrency. The announcement is the first step of ...

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A surge in payments trends: FIs forced to pivot quickly during pandemic
Payments

A surge in payments trends: FIs forced to pivot quickly during pandemic

6m | By Aoife Morgan, Journalist

A surge in payments trends: FIs forced to pivot qu...

The pandemic has reinforced the need for industry to be agile and adaptable Read More...

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Pandemic sees '10-year' jump in new payment methods
Payments

Pandemic sees '10-year' jump in new payment methods

1y | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Pandemic sees '10-year' jump in new payment method...

Mobile and other "alternative" payment methods have seen explosive growth since the start of the pandemic – with many in the industry ...

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Pandemic accelerates adoption of contactless payments
Payments

Pandemic accelerates adoption of contactless payments

1y | By Jeremy Chan, Journalist

Pandemic accelerates adoption of contactless payme...

The spread of the coronavirus and governments’ subsequent reaction has led to a surge in the adoption in contactless payment methods such as card and ...

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Banks fighting on mobile battleground
Banking

Banks fighting on mobile battleground

2y | By Alex Hamilton, Reporter

Banks fighting on mobile battleground

Consumers are becoming much more discerning over mobile banking engagement, meaning incumbent and new market participants are battling over digital ca...

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Old habits and mobile wallets key to US contactless card adoption
Insurance

Old habits and mobile wallets key to US contactless card adoption

3y | By David Beach, Reporter

Old habits and mobile wallets key to US contactles...

The adoption of contactless cards is being dwarfed by that of alternative payment methods in the US, according to market participants. “While pe...

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Industry reacts to Apple Card: “extremely similar to other products”
Insurance

Industry reacts to Apple Card: “extremely similar to other products”

3y | By David Beach, Reporter

Industry reacts to Apple Card: “extremely similar ...

“Built on simplicity, transparency and privacy, and designed to help customers lead a healthier financial life” reads the opening of the A...

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The battle for electronic payments in Kenya
Banking

The battle for electronic payments in Kenya

3y | By Kirsty Berry, Head of Marketing & PR Division

The battle for electronic payments in Kenya

According to the World Bank, almost 2.5 billion people in the world have no access to banking infrastructure, with an estimated 1.1 billion people una...

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Data breaches: app security under threat
Banking

Data breaches: app security under threat

3y |

Data breaches: app security under threat

In July news broke that a person’s data on a well-known mobile payment service app could be seen publicly. In case you missed it, a researcher a...

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Mobile payment systems: making the right choice
Banking

Mobile payment systems: making the right choice

3y | bobsguide

Mobile payment systems: making the right choice

There are plenty of mobile payment services and solutions in the market. Luckily, systems tend to fall one of several key categories, so bobsguide has...

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How the gig economy is reshaping travel industry payouts
Banking

How the gig economy is reshaping travel industry payouts

3y | By Bill Crowley, Head of Global Innovation & Managing Director Europe

How the gig economy is reshaping travel industry p...

While the 'Uber for X' pitch has become something of a cliché in the tech world, it hasn't stopped the gig economy—a broad te...

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Digital banking, mobile wallets and biometrics: The key topics at Money 20/20 Europe
Banking

Digital banking, mobile wallets and biometrics: The key topics at Money 20/20 Europe

4y | By Alara Basul, Head Of Content

Digital banking, mobile wallets and biometrics: Th...

Europe’s biggest fintech event, Money 20/20, kicked off last week in Copenhagen. With more than 70 sessions across five tracks, industry leaders...

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How close are we to a cashless society?
Banking

How close are we to a cashless society?

5y | By Alara Basul, Head Of Content

How close are we to a cashless society?

Deutsche Bank’s Chief Executive, John Cryan, predicted at Davos last year that cash probably wouldn’t exist in ten years’ time. Swed...

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How banks can get ahead of the mobile payments game
Banking

How banks can get ahead of the mobile payments game

5y | By Christian Raccuglia, Responsable Marketing pour la Business Unit "Consulting & Engineering"

How banks can get ahead of the mobile payments gam...

The age of mobile payments is upon us. Increased awareness, acceptance and demand is leading to a huge surge in uptake across the globe. From an Andro...

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Mobile application for retail mPoS devices: Best practices
Banking

Mobile application for retail mPoS devices: Best practices

5y | By Pierre Boces, Head of Product Marketing & Consulting

Mobile application for retail mPoS devices: Best p...

The last 20 years of the EFTPOS (electronic fund transfer at point of sale) industry is littered with identifiable leaps in evolution. The Millennium ...

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“It’s not about enabling mobile payments on the moon” – Idea Bank on innovation
Banking

“It’s not about enabling mobile payments on the moon” – Idea Bank on innovation

5y | By Sarah Gill, Senior Reporter (2015-2016)

“It’s not about enabling mobile payments on the mo...

Just because something is possible, doesn’t mean it’s necessary and when it comes to innovation in finance, the days when new products wer...

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Rise of the Mobile Payment Risk
Payments

Rise of the Mobile Payment Risk

5y | By Madhvi Mavadiya, Editor (2015-2016)

Rise of the Mobile Payment Risk

Mobey Forum’s report, “Game of Phones: The Giants’ Power Play in Mobile Payments” highlights that it was only a few years ago ...

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