Tag "mobile payments"

Credit Suisse to Begin Apple Pay Support this Month

Credit Suisse has reportedly reached a payment deal with Apple and plans to begin supporting Apple Pay on its credit cards in April. As of last summer, Credit Suisse could not find common ground with the tech giant, which was

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Alipay Accelerates EU Expansion with New Luxembourg E-Money License

Alipay, the mobile and digital payments platform of Ant Financial, Alibaba’s financial affiliate, has been granted an electronic money license in Luxembourg as the service accelerates its expansion across Europe. The launch of the new Luxembourg licensed entity, Alipay (Europe)

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Mobile Payments on the Rise in France

Non-cash payments are increasing in France, driven by the rise in e-money usage and the decline in the use of national payment instruments such as cheques and trade bills, according to the Banque de France. In 2016, the total value

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Apple, Facebook Take On Payments And Digital Banking

The rise of smartphones and the emergence of a new app-only ecosystem are transforming the way we borrow, lend and spend. One firm that’s been driving this change is Apple, which has “revolutionized the smartphone landscape” with the iPhone, according

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Infographic: 30 Fintech Startups to Watch in 2017

This infographic from Elumne.com covers 30 Fintech Startups which are challenging the conventional and should be watched out for in 2017.  With Knip also a Swiss Insurtech Startup made it into the list.   The following is the full list of

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Facebook Payments Registered as E-Money Entity in Spain

Facebook has registered as an electronic money provider in Spain as the firm seeks to expands its peer-to-peer payments functionalities over Messenger to Europe. Facebook Payments International Limited (FBPIL) was added to the Bank of Spain’s register of e-money entities on

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UBS Report: Fintech Gaining in Consumer Adoption

Customers are increasingly relying on financial services provided by non-traditional providers, according to survey by UBS Evidence Lab. While the fintech disintermediation risk is real and growing, USB believes that collaboration and new technologies can deliver new opportunities for banks. In one

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MUUME Brings Brick-And-Mortar Commerce to The Digital, Mobile Era

MUUME, a company that provides a platform for “digital self-service” for daily purchases, is helping brick-and-mortar businesses address new mobile-driven consumer behaviors. One idea behind MUUME is to bridge the gap between online and phsysical POS,  changing the consumers behavior

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All-In-One Nudipay: Mobile Payments and Loyalty Points With ‘The Barest of Fees’

Online payment startup Nudipay wants to “redefine how we use money for everyday living.” And to do so, it has developed its very own ecosystem in which consumers can make online and mobile payments easily without risking their personal financial information,

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