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M-Payments
Mobile Payment Index reveals Asia emerging as m-commerce powerhouse

The Mobile Payments Index, which captures data from web-based transactions across Adyen’s customer base of more than 3,500 businesses, found that globally payments over mobile devices contributed 23.3% of total online payments for the quarter, up from 21.5% last quarter.

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NFC
Is Apple Pay the answer to mobile payments?

Apple Pay has a good chance to be successful, but it’s not going to happen overnight. In the US, the keys to its success lies with the merchants, and Apple still needs to develop a much stronger merchant proposition, particularly for in-store payments.

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Mobile Payments

  • MCX responds to Apple Pay exclusivity allegations After several days of questions as to why ...
  • Global mobile payments in 2014 The payments industry is approaching an inflection point with respect ...
  • Mobile Payment Index reveals Asia emerging as m-commerce powerhouse Adyen has announced its latest global Mobile Payments ...
  • Bango and Samsung in global mobile payment partnership Bango has signed a global agreement with Samsung. ...
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    Contactless NFC

  • Apple Pay activates 1 million credit cards in first 3 days Timothy Cook, Apple CEO, has revealed that 1 million credit cards ...
  • US pharmacies disable NFC access to inhibit Apple Pay If it was easy, everyone would do it…or ...
  • The HCE tap is open – will NFC services flow? I was prepared for Mobey Forum’s third annual ...
  • Apple Pay launches Apple’s new payment system, Apple Pay, rolls out ...
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    Mobile Banking

  • Barclays mobile banking apps processing £4 billion per month UK banking customers are moving away from high-street ...
  • BPCE launch Twitter-based P2P payments Banque Populaire Caisse d’Epargne (BPCE) has partnered with ...
  • Yaap P2P payments via mobile ‘Money’ app Yaap, the joint-venture between CaixaBank, Banco Santander and Telefónica, ...
  • IBM uncovers Android banking vulnerability The message for Android is increasingly bleak in ...
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    Mobile Remittance

  • Azimo enables instant M-Pesa mobile money transfer service Azimo, the online money transfer service, has announced ...
  • Easypaisa hits 6 million monthly users Celebrating the fifth anniversary of Easypaisa, Telenor talked ...
  • Mobile money transfer gains momentum As mobile money transfer services like Pingit and ...
  • Orange partners African banks to extend mobile money services Orange has agreed partnerships with African banks to expand ...
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    M POS

  • Amazon launches mPOS In a widely anticipated move, Amazon.com has unveiled ...
  • Point of Sale (POS) forecast report At 93% of total US retail dollar volume, ...
  • Amazon Wallet Amazon has quietly released a new Android and ...
  • MasterCard enable card payments in Vietnam MasterCard and Sacombank have announced a partnership to MasterCard and Sacombank have ...
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    Analysis

  • 40% of US consumers have made a merchant mobile payment 40% of North American consumers have used their ...
  • Global Payments 2014 – revenues show upward trend The global payments and transaction-banking businesses continue to ...
  • Apple Pay explained A nice, neat explanation of the salient points ...
  • Mobile malware report reveals that more apps are spying on us Alcatel-Lucent has released new report on malware and ...
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    Opinions

  • NFC: A technology in search of a problem? According to a report from IHS, contactless payments could ...
  • Live @ MWC: Google Glass barcode scanning GS1 have announced that they will be demonstrating ...
  • Consumers beware: five ways your identity can be stolen Jumio has revealed the top five ways that ...
  • Contactless and the future of payments Our society has seen an incredible rate of ...
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    Vendor Zone

  • Payments platform to connect mobile operators and enable digital payments in emerging markets Skrill has launched an online payments platform to ...
  • Paym hits 1 million users for mobile payment service More than 1 million people have registered for ...
  • Dictao integrates Apple Touch ID fingerprint recognition technology Dictao, a publisher of software solutions for digital ...
  • Yaap launches “Yaap Shopping” Yaap, the joint-venture between CaixaBank, Banco Santander and Telefónica, ...
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