Tag Archives: Mobile Payments

Is the UK payments market about to fundamentally change?

Is the UK payments space about to undergo a revolution? That is now a distinct possibility with this week’s announcement from the European Commission (EC) of its new payments service directive (PSD2) and a regulatory proposal to cap interchange fees … Continue reading

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Brewers to take Advantage of Mobile Payments?

In my previous post we highlighted the opportunity that an increasingly prosperous Africa presents for fast moving consumer goods companies (FMCGs). This opportunity is particularly big for the brewing industry. Africa’s beer market is already relatively large – estimated to … Continue reading

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Corporate Mobile Payments – White Paper

In our previous postings (here and here) we introduced the concept of Corporate Mobile Payments and illustrated how they not only present corporations with an unique opportunity to reduce inefficiency and eliminate overhead, but also how they can act as … Continue reading

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Can Corporate Mobile Payments be the Driver for Merchant Mobile Payment Acceptance?

In our last blog we raised the question of how to encourage merchant acceptance of mobile payments so that consumer demand for such payments might also be stimulated. We highlighted the conundrum that exists for physical card payments in many … Continue reading

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Government Transfers To Drive Mobile Money Usage?

With some 124 mobile money deployments already launched globally, and almost as many again in the pipeline, it seems consumers in the developing world are not short of opportunities to make mobile payments. Yet an interesting statistic came out of … Continue reading

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