Thursday, June 20, 2024
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Amazon acquires Indian mobile payment license

In another attempt to secure a firm grasp on the Indian market, Amazon has turned towards mobile wallets for its next venture. Read more:

Alipay & WeChat payments have risen to $2.9 trillion

Alipay and WeChat payments have risen from transactions of less than $81bn (RMB 1 trillion) in 2012 to an estimated $2.9 trillion (RMB 20 trillion) in 2016. Read more:

US Bank ties perks of high-end card to mobile payments

Banks have long believed that the key to sparking mobile payments is better incentives. Read more:

WorldRemit Africa revenue to double by 2020 on mobile money

WorldRemit, a British money-transfer operator, sees revenue from transactions involving Africans doubling by 2020. Read more:

Glance Pay announces ‘Glance Pay Anywhere’ for mobile

Glance Pay announces 'Glance Pay Anywhere' for mobile app targeted at $600 billion dollar market. Read more:

British FinTech sector has shrugged off Brexit dip

Britain's financial technology sector has recovered from an initial dip after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, says a UK regulator. Read more:

Western Union app integrates Apple Pay

Facing increased competition from mobile p2p services, money transfer giant Western Union has made a move to bolster its own mobile offerings. Read more:

Voice biometrics take ANZ higher for mobile payments

ANZ has announced it will be the first Australian bank to introduce voice biometrics on mobile devices to allow higher value transactions. Read more:

Amazon Cash: Just like a gift card, but mobile

Amazon announced its new Amazon Cash offering this morning, alongside a list of participating retailers which thus far include CVS pharmacy and Speedway. Read more:

Starbucks to test mobile order and pay-only store

Starbucks will open a dedicated mobile order and pay store next week in its Seattle headquarters. Read more: