2015 has been an incredible year for FinTech. This infographic explores the biggest trends and most important deals of the year, along with the key figures taking the industry in new and exciting directions.
With so many exciting advances in the sector, it’s only natural that the innovators who have made 2015 such an exciting year in FinTech should be celebrated. Now in their second year, the FinTech Innovation Awards are an annual celebration of the best and brightest products, people and organisations in financial technology. Entries for the 2016 awards – which cover the the most exciting innovations of 2015 – are open until 1 December, 2015.
Check out our 2016 infographic on the state of European payments here!
Nine out of ten consumers use their smartphones more than any other device, and consumers would also prefer to use biometrics over PINs - with fingerprints being the preferred method, according to a new Mastercard survey.
It's banks, not government agencies, that the British people trust to deliver biometric authentication payment services, says a new Visa study.
With less than two weeks to go until the US liability shift hits its first anniversary, MasterCard published new data evidencing the positive impact the technology is having on issuing banks, merchants and consumers, as well as saying adoption continues to grow.
Three years since the public consultation, and a year since the £20 was revealed to be the next note to have a makeover, 13th September marks the day that the new £5 polymer bank note enters into circulation.