Mobile Payment

Digital wallets – what’s the business model?

February 3, 2020

Today we are bombarded by video ads, billboard ads and radio ads from bank, retailers or start-ups promoting their new digital wallet and payment apps and platforms. Successful companies like Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, PayTM from India or the pioneer PayPal are now dominating the market but it appears there is a market at its […]

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Facebook’s Calibra Digital Wallet it’s a Bank, and this seriously shakes the financial world

October 28, 2019

by Daniel A. Bujorean You all heard the news, Facebook is going into cryptocurrency, or more exactly the digital wallet. Well, this is not actually the case. Facebook is looking to do something else at a level that seriously shakes the financial world. Announcing its Libra crypto and Calibra digital wallet, Facebook clearly stated that […]

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Top money transfer apps in CEE: Which are most popular?

April 8, 2019

AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Top money transfer apps in CEE: Which are most popular? As evidenced by the phenomenal growth of startups like Revolut, money transfer platforms are capturing more of the $160 billion of remittance flowing out of European countries each year. With dozens … “It turns out that PayPal, relative-newcomer Revolut and TransferWise are […]

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As the mobile phone penetration is growing, it drives the expansion of Cards & Banks

As the mobile phone penetration is growing, it drives the expansion of Cards & Banks

August 13, 2018

You are probably familiar with Apple Pay or Samsung Pay. The payment apps carries your credit, debit, gift and membership cards on your devices so you can pay in-person, online or in-app with just a tap. Plus, you can get extra rewards for the same purchases you make every day, in Samsung’s case. You may […]

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