Blogs

Kakao climbs on mobile money bandwagon

NEW BLOG: Sirgoo Lee, the co-CEO of Kakao, used his keynote at last week’s Mobile …

Bitcoin’s bit part for mobile money

NEW BLOG: From central bankers and academics to speculators, everyone is getting over-excited about Bitcoin. Everyone that …

PayPal’s no-brainer

NEW BLOG: In a blog entitled “Why We’ve Agreed to Acquire Braintree”, PayPal CEO David …

Profiting from hard times

Last week, the UK’s Office for National Statistics published data showing that UK GDP grew …

Seeking redemption in a multichannel world

Quantifying the return on investment in marketing is notoriously problematic, but savvy minds and smart …

Unlikely partners in payments?

Big names in the payments and technology sectors are teaming up in the cause of …

UK start-ups aim to be future global giants

Newcomers to the UK payments industry hope to find the elusive formula for worldwide success, …

Google Wallet’s high turnover

First there was Vikas Gupta in January 2012. About the same time Rob von Behren …

Finger-tappin’ good

Colonel Sanders’ success was built on frying chicken better than his rivals. Apparently, the key …

Cash in hand

Western Union is an iconic brand. The yellow-and-black logo is ubiquitous on streets across the …