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Tomorrow’s Transactions Toronto Unconference 2013
  Dec. 11, 2013 - Following the success of last year’s Digital Money Unconference sold out event, this year’s Tomorrow’s Transactions Toronto Unconference 2013 was held
Real World Cloud NFC Mobile Payments
I went on a shopping spree yesterday using my Nexus 7 Android tablet to pay via NFC. I wanted to test out KitKat’s new NFC abilities
Is Bitcoin the Gateway to Mobile Money?
If you are involved in mobile money at all, you’ve likely been keeping a keen eye on Bitcoin. The controversial digital currency is getting a
Why NFC mobile payments aren’t dead yet
Android 4.4 KitKat puts NFC on life support NFC fatigue seems like it’s almost become rigor mortis in my conversations with issuers and merchants over the
Mobile Money Trust Issues
Just read an interesting article on the South African based site Business Insight on how consumers are not warming up to mobile money. It cites research that
Searching for Global Financial Inclusion Pioneers
My co-author, Karl Mehta and I have both been working for years in the exciting field of mobile financial services. Reflecting on what has already
October Mobile Money Round Up
 October has been a busy month around the world for mobile money, and we wanted to share a few of our favorite stories with you.  From
Complex eco-systems only works in equilibrium. An argument for using Chaos Theory in Mobile Payments.
Equilibrium is a beautiful state for any eco-system to be in. In this state, all participants are participating and growing at the same rate. In

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Walmart Introduces Exclusive Money Transfer Service, Cuts Fees by up to 50 Percent for Customers
BENTONVILLE, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 17, 2014--

Millions of customers transfer money domestically each year, many of them struggling to navigate the complex and costly fees that come with each transaction. Today, Walmart and Ria are launching a retail industry first - Walmart-2-Walmart Money Transfer Service. Available April 24, the new low-cost service

Baidu launches mobile payment app

The new Baidu Wallet app is a payments, money transfer and wealth management service.

Alibaba lauched its Alipay Wallet at the start of 2013 and was followed later in the year by Tencent’s Wechat payments app, which is linked to the popular messaging app of the same name.

Now Alibaba and Tencent will

Orange Money – more than €2.2 billion in transactions have been made in 13 countries.

Since launching in 2008, the payments solution has rolled out in 30 countries including Botswana, Cameroon, Cote d’lovoire, Egypt, Guinea, Jordan, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritius, Niger, Senegal and Uganda, and boasts €2.2 billion in transactions.

The service has been most beneficial to areas such as Africa and the Middle East, where

Orange Money – more than €2.2 billion in transactions have been made in 13 countries.

Since launching in 2008, the payments solution has rolled out in 30 countries including Botswana, Cameroon, Cote d’lovoire, Egypt, Guinea, Jordan, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritius, Niger, Senegal and Uganda, and boasts €2.2 billion in transactions.

The service has been most beneficial to areas such as Africa and the Middle East, where

Be agile to win mobile payments race

The banking industry is rushing to implement systems for mobile payments – recent announcements include the UK nationwide launch of Paym, five UK banks signing up for Zapp’s mobile technology, US rapid transit networks gearing up for contactless card payments and Indian mobile companies set to offer bank-like payment services.

The mobile

How mobile money is changing Asia
For emerging Asia, paying your friends, family and retailers from your mobile is set to explode thanks to the region`s heavy smartphone usage and an ever-increasing number of companies looking to tap into the action.

Asia has been a world leader in mobile usage for three straight years. The

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