PaymentEye were at the Retail Business Technology Expo this week at Earls Court London. There was a great choice of innovative solutions on display within a number of sectors ranging from eCommerce to cards and payments. However the most popular of topic discussions and solution displays was of course ‘mobile’.
We got the chance to catch up with SumUp’s UK Managing Director, Florian Richter who gave us an insight into the SumUp mobile point of sale (mPOS) product. He also spoke about the company’s past year, having recently launched in Europe, as well as how the service differs from its competitors in the market.
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.