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18-Jul-14
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

16-Jul-14
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

15-Jul-14
Denmark heading towards cash-free future

The Danish 'krone' is losing out to bank cards and mobile payments...

EMEA, Mobile Money, Digital Currency

15-Jul-14
Barclays Pingit brings mobile payments to London's taxis

Ian Cable becomes first cabbie to accept payment using mobile app....

Mobile Payments, EMEA, Barclays, Pingit

11-Jul-14
Barclays to get rid of cashiers from branches: 'Community bankers' armed with iPads will push customers to use machines

Barclays is taking 6,500 cashiers from its branches and retraining them as 'community bankers' who will walk around with iPads helping customers to use automated machines to carry out their everyday banking....

EMEA, Barclays

30-Jun-14
InComm taps Sweden's Seamless for mobile pre-paid

InComm has signed an agreement with Swedish Seamless (SEAM.ST) that enables the digitization of the company's vast portfolio of closed-loop stored-value cards using the mobile payment solution SEQR....

Mobile Payments, EMEA, Americas, Incomm, Swedish Seamless

27-Jun-14
R.B.S. to Spend $1.7 Billion on Mobile Banking Growth

LONDON — The Royal Bank of Scotland is making a major bet that consumers in the future will do most of their banking on mobile phones or tablets....

Mobile Banking, EMEA, RBS

27-Jun-14
UK mobile payments set to grow this year

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

Mobile Commerce, Mobile Payments, EMEA, MTN

26-Jun-14
Weve CEO Sear quits

Telco-owned UK mobile commerce joint venture Weve has lost chief executive officer David Sear, who has quit for a new job....

Mobile Commerce, EMEA, Weve

26-Jun-14
Royal Bank of Scotland to close branches as online banking booms

Royal Bank of Scotland yesterday warned more branches would have to close as customers moved to online and mobile banking....

Mobile Banking, EMEA, Online Banking, Royal Bank of Scotland

25-Jun-14
Barclays ranked best in the UK for mobile banking

British banks increasingly adopting and developing their services after slow start, research finds....

Mobile Banking, EMEA, Barclays

13-Jun-14
Unbanked and cashless: why mobile wallets like M-Pesa are doing it hard in Europe

Banks in Europe are rolling out mobile wallets and peer-to-peer payment apps originally developed for Africa in a bid to offer banking services to millions of eastern Europeans who are "unbanked."...

EMEA, M-PESA, Mobile Wallets

12-Jun-14
M-Pesa Can Score Big in Europe

Imagine that one day people from your country’s rural areas start paying with their mobiles....

Mobile Money Transfer, EMEA, M-PESA

06-Jun-14
Huawei Launches Mobile Money Portfolio

NICE, France -- Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced the launch of its Mobile Money (MM) solution at the Digital Telco Forum, a Huawei-hosted seminar attended by global operators and TMF, in Nice, France....

EMEA, Mobile Money, Huawei

05-Jun-14
Visa veteran Elizabeth Buse joins mobile payments company as co-CEO

Elizabeth Buse, who left Visa in March after 16 years, has joined Monitise as co-CEO....

Mobile Payments, EMEA, Visa, Monitise

02-Jun-14
Mpesa, big in Africa, bigger in Europe?

Imagine that one day people from your country’s rural areas start paying with their mobiles....

Mobile Money Transfer, EMEA, APAC, M-PESA

29-May-14
NFC Specifications Drive Mobile Wallet Development

The development of contactless technology, thanks to the NFC adoption in mobile handsets, is offering a new opportunity to create and develop value added services for the end user with an innovative and interactive experience....

NFC, EMEA, Mobile Wallet

28-May-14
Why the “middleman” is critical to the future of payments

The rapid and unprecedented advancement of personal technology has changed our lives in many ways....

Mobile Payments, EMEA

26-May-14
Money on the Move

Vodafone’s launch of M-Pesa in Romania earlier this year slipped beneath the news radar in Europe, where most people are unfamiliar with mobile money....

EMEA, Mobile Money, Vodafone, M-PESA

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