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Mobile payments market continues to heat up with PayPal Here UK launch
Date: Feb 25, 2013PayPal launches new mobile payments service allowing small businesses to process credit and debit transactions through new card-scanning device, beating rival Square to euro market.
Author: Magessan Raj
Categories: Channels, Mobile Banking, Retail Banking, Retail Payments, Technology & Operations
Keywords: PayPal, PayPal Here, Square, Intuit Pay, mPowa, Payleven, iZettle, Hill Ferguson
Is Asia ready to participate in P2P lending and payments?
Date: Nov 08, 2012Although P2P transactions are gaining traction in the UK and US, Asian P2P businesses are still in a nascent stage.
Author: Durva Lakhlani
Categories: Innovation, Payments, Retail Banking, Technology & Operations
Keywords: P2P Lending, Lending Club, Zopa, Prosper, Funding Circle, Paypal, Visa, SEC, Peer to Peer Finance Association, P2P Payments, JPMorgan, Wells Fargo, BofA, clearXchange, Popmoney, Citigroup
Fuelling mobile payments through bolder banking initiatives
Date: May 25, 2012Interbank messaging network Swift states that mobile payments represents a strategic opportunity for banks, both as defensive play, as well as a growth prospect.
Author: Guan Chen Hao
Categories: Innovation, Mobile Banking, Payments, Retail Banking, Technology & Operations, Transaction Banking
Keywords: Swift, Mobile Technology, Mobile Payment Applications, Mobile Strategies, PayPal, MasterCard, Money Transfer, Remittances, Payment Service Initiative, Mobile Security