EMEA  >>

Monitise revenues rise but losses grow

Monitise has posted a 31% rise in full year revenue but the mobile money firm's Ebitda losses widened as it took a short term hit on a decision to overhaul its business model....

Mobile Money Transfer, EMEA, Monitise

MasterCard forces merchant POS upgrade to contactless as standard

MasterCard has set a six-year timescale for all European merchants to replace their existing point-of-sale terminals with contactless-enabled tills by 2020....

Mobile Payments, EMEA, MasterCard, Contactless

Mobile payments service Zapp bases brand identity on 'feeling you get when things just work'

Mobile payment service Zapp has engaged SomeOne to create its brand and visual identity....

Mobile Payments, EMEA, Zapp, SomeOne

Western Union Launches Digital Remittance Business in Europe

World’s leading money transfer company, Western Union Co. (WU - Analyst Report) has launched online money transfer capabilities in Europe....

Mobile Money Transfer, EMEA, Western Union

How Barclays is restoring banking trust with innovation

Barclays is on a mission to transform the culture of banking – and technology is its enabler - See more at: http://www.information-age.com/it-management/strategy-and-innovation/123458397/how-barclays-restoring-banking-trust-innovation#sthash.WHcGKVtR.dpuf...

Mobile Banking, EMEA, Banking, Barclays

UK mobile payments set to grow this year

Report highlights the growth of mobile commerce in the UK this year...

Mobile Payments, EMEA, Mobile Statistics

WorldRemit launches mobile recharge service in Taiwan

Customers can send airtime to phones in 80 countries. ...

EMEA, Mobile Airtime Transfer, WorldRemit

Wearable technology market in Europe to reach over $2.5 billion by 2019

A new report issued by Transparency Market Research has revealed a very rapid wearables growth rate....

Mobile Payments, EMEA, Wearable Technology

Mogoogi.com launched in Ghana

Online fashion and lifestyle brand Mogoogi has been launched in Ghana with grand plans to expand onto Nigeria and the rest of Africa industries later this year....

Mobile Payments, EMEA, APAC, Mogoogi, ProfPay

Rocket Internet raises $445 million to invest in mobile payments in emerging markets

Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company is purchasing a 10% stake in Rocket, a German e-commerce investment firm. The deal will combine the Philippines telecom operator’s mobile expertise with Rocket's global e-commerce and web services footprint....

Mobile Payments, EMEA, Rocket Internet

Mobile and PC bill payments to exceed $20 billion in 2014

The number of consumers using computers, tablets and mobiles to pay household bills is rising, according to new analysis released by Juniper Research. Meanwhile, both American and British banks see a rise in the number of mobile banking participants. ...

Mobile Banking, EMEA

Paym hits 1 million

More than one million users have registered with Paym, the mobile payment tool, within a 100 days of the service going live....

Mobile Payments, EMEA, Paym

Fingerprint scanners most popular alternative to banking passwords

Fingerprint scanning technology is the most favoured biometric security alternative to passwords for UK bank customers....

Mobile Banking, Mobile Security, EMEA, Fingerprint

iOS users dominate mobile commerce

iPhone owners outspend their Android rivals in online purchases, despite making up a smaller proportion of the UK smartphone market according to EPiServer research....

Mobile Commerce, EMEA, Apple, iOS

High Speed International Payments Coming Soon To Your Smartphone

World First has announced the launch of The World First Money Transfer App, which will enable users to make high-speed currency transfers directly from their portable devices....

Mobile Money Transfer, EMEA, Mobile App, World First

Stay Connected

Sign Up for the Latest in:
Mobile Money Transfer
Mobile Commerce
Micro Finance
Mobile Technology
Mobile Payments
Mobile Banking
Mobile Marketing


Mobile Financial News from around the web


Inside the DonRiver Network