Analysis

Blog: App-ocalypse now? Wallets, chat apps tool-up

It’s crunch-time on the home screens of handsets across several major markets as messaging app …

Keyhole

Biometric-verified transactions tipped for rapid growth

Acuity Market Intelligence (AMI) predicted mobile transactions verified with biometric features will hit more than …

Ovum survey shows key role of loyalty for m-commerce

Mobile financial service providers should look to add loyalty services to engage and retain customers, …

M-Pesa continues to dominate Kenyan market

Over KES1 trillion ($10 billion) of mobile money deposits and withdrawals took place in Kenya …

Analysts tip mobile payment market to hit $3T by 2022

The global mobile payments industry is set to be worth $3.39 trillion by 2022 driven …

Mobey Forum: Hidden controls are holding back mobile wallet development

The development of mobile wallet technology is being held back by a number of ‘hidden …

World Bank’s new database shows three quarters of the world’s poor are unbanked

Three quarters of the world’s poor do not have a bank account, not only because …

New study asks whether international remittances boost mobile money services

A recent report by CGAP and Dalberg Global Development Advisers examined whether international remittance payments can be a means to help build domestic mobile money services.

Britons are the biggest mobile shoppers in Europe

Shopping on mobile devices is set to increase by 584% this year from just £0.7bn …

EC green paper: Breaking down barriers to secure and innovative card, internet and mobile payments

Carrying a virtual train ticket or repaying a friend with your mobile phone, buying your …