The threat to UK lenders by challenger banks like Metro Bank and Virgin Money pales in comparison to that posed by PayPal, according to new research.
Gemalto is providing its Allynis Trusted Services Hub to secure NFC payment services launched by Taiwan Mobile Payment Co, a mobile payments venture launched by three prominent Taiwanese banking groups.
Airtel Money now has one million revenue-earning customers in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a market with the largest mobile-money potential outside Nigeria and Ethiopia.
MasterCard has found a way to target the lucrative Chinese payments market by offering its cloud-based service for cross-border payments to consumers travelling abroad from China.
Over half of payments via Alipay are being made on a mobile device, one of the key areas of growth Alibaba is focusing on while facing stiff competition from the likes of Tencent and Baidu.
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