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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

Denmark heading towards cash-free future

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

EMEA, Mobile Money, Digital Currency

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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