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Daimler buys PayCash, plans Mercedes-brand e-wallet

Daimler Financial Services, the automotive financial services division of auto maker Mercedes’ parent Daimler, acquired mobile payments company PayCash …

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China mobile money providers face regulatory hit

Third party payment providers in China will be hugely impacted by the introduction of national bank regulations covering the …

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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 …

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Wirecard offers France Apple Pay-compatible app

German payments company Wirecard expanded the availability of an Apple Pay-compatible mobile payment application into France – …

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Mastercard launches m-pay platform for farmers

Mastercard today unveiled its mobile payments and marketplace platform 2KUZE designed to enable farmers in …

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Bharti Airtel launches payments bank nationwide

Bharti Airtel launched its payments bank across India with the promise of a $440 million investment …

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Alipay closes password loophole after complaints

Alipay upgraded its security procedures following complaints its current system allowed payments to be made without having to …

Regio Oberbayern unterwegs im Werdenfelser Land: Ein Triebwagen  der Baureihe ET 2442 als RB 5408 Innsbruck Hbf -- München Hbf und  ein weiterer ET 2442 als RB 5511 Reutte in Tirol - München Hbf  fahren ab Garmisch-Partenkirchen vereinigt in die bayerische  Landeshauptstadt. Durch blühende Frühlingswiesen fährt der Zug hier  zwischen Garmisch und Farchant vor der herrlichen Kulisse von  Albspitze (links) und Zugspitzmassiv (rechts).

German minister pledges to expand mobile ticketing

Germany’s transport minister Alexander Dobrindt promised to expand the availability of mobile ticket payment services …

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iZettle secures €60M funding boost, appoints CFO

European mobile point of sale (mPOS) company iZettle received €60 million in its latest round …

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ECB talks up Eurozone mobile money service

Cross-Eurozone payments using mobile numbers as an identifier are expected to be available by the …