In the past it was common in Montevideo that taxi payments were paid with vouchers. This outdated process has now been replaced. After the payment the confirmation will show up at the GPS screen of the Taxi. Users of the taxi company can view the payments, either via web or by sending an SMS message.
Barclays has signed contracts with six of the fintech startups that just graduated from its second New York accelerator programme.
Company card killer Pleo has raised $3m in new funding as it prepares for public launch in the UK and Denmark.
Cheques are become less and less common in the UK according to new research from global market research firm Mintel which claims contactless card use has overtaken cheque payments in the UK for the first time.
Payments for digital and physical goods made mobile operating system-based payments platforms like Apple Pay and Android Pay are expected to boom in the next few years according to new analysis from Juniper.