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Kenyan banks struggle to break Safaricom’s mobile banking space monopoly
Date: Jan 29, 2013A lack of specific financial regulations governing telecommunication operators has contributed to m-Pesa’s explosive growth.
Categories: Mobile Banking, Retail Banking, Retail Payments
Keywords: m-Pesa, P2P Payments, Safaricom, Vodafone, M-Shwari, e-float, John Staley, Equity Bank
M-commerce, P2P payments and dynamic personalisation key issues for mobile banking in 2013
Date: Jan 22, 2013Citibank India enabled NFC mobile payments in 2009 and is now banking on m-commerce and P2P payments, while Bank of East Asia believes dynamic personalisation is the next big thing.
Categories: Innovation, Mobile Banking, Retail Banking, Retail Payments, Technology & Operations
Keywords: NFC, RBI, P2P, Vodafone, MasterCard, Cash-to-mobile, Citibank, Bank of East Asia, Vincent Hui, Sridhar Iyer