Amazon’s an e-commerce powerhouse, a rising force in the tablet world and a significant player when it comes to providing cloud services to businesses. In its continual quest to sustain revenue growth, Amazon is looking beyond online shopping, extending its tentacles into lucrative new areas such as mobile and digital content.
Featuring analysis of key trends in the space, this StrategyEye report highlights the most relevant venture capital and M&A deals, including tables of data. There’s also a round-up of recent market predictions.
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.