Mobile payments: A new key to success

Mobile payments: A new key to success  12 Jun 17 | Author Alex Hammond | Exclusive interview for Payments Revolution magazine New innovative banking solutions were on show at the recent Temenos Community Forum Innovation Jam in Lisbon. PaymentEye sat down with the eventual winners, PayKey, to find out more about its radical keyboard function …

Mobile payments less useful than front-facing ‘selfie’ cameras

Mobile payments less useful than front-facing ‘selfie’ cameras, new research finds 20 Jan 17 | Author Ben Rabinovich New research has said that people’s relationships with mobile technology, its apps, gadgets and payment services, is more nuanced than expected. Rather than just being part of some homogenous ‘tech-savvy’, ‘early-adopter’ group, people who use mobile phones can …

Chinese mobile payments to the US

First Data and Alipay bring Chinese mobile payments to the US 25 Oct 16 | Author Ben Rabinovich Starting from November, the Chinese mobile payments giant Alipay will be available to Chinese consumers in California and New York. First Data is the largest merchant acquirer in the US, serving more than four million locations, whilst …

Nets partners with 62 banks

Danish payments provider Nets partners with 62 banks on mobile payments 04 Jul 16 | Author Ben Rabinovich Nets, the payments provider in the Nordic region, is working with Danish banking collective, the BOKIS partnership, to launch a new NFC mobile wallet solution powered by its HCE and tokenisation platform. The BOKIS partnership comprises 62 banks that …

Big Data and mobile payments

Big Data and mobile payments the game changer 20 Jan 16 | Author Guest Writer | What is a payment? It’s a transaction, sure. But much more importantly – to banks, merchants and credit card companies—it’s a story in a particular moment in time. A Tiffany’s purchase could signify a major life change. A sudden …

Mobile Payment to increase 44%

The number of mobile payment users worldwide will reach 245.2 million in 2013, up from 200.8 million in 2012, while worldwide mobile payment transaction values will reach $235.4 billion in 2013, a 44 percent increase from 2012 values of $163.1 billion, according to a report from IT research firm Gartner. Money transfers and merchandise purchases …

mobile payments won’t be mainstream before 2013

N-Mark Logo for certified devices (Photo credit: Wikipedia) That vision of paying for goods and services with your phone anywhere you go? You shouldn't hold your breath. While there are trials and select deployments of payment terminals and cash registers that can accept mobile payments, the method won't hit the mainstream in the U.S. for …