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Infographic - Mobile Payment Development

Do you know how mobile payment is changing the world? We present this infographic by summarizing some key developments.

SPS introduces anti-skimming function to reassure contactless payment cardholders

Smart Packaging Solutions (SPS) introduces Press & Pay, a patented, original and validated solution for financial institutions.

KHCB adopts Token.io to enable its open banking services

Open banking platform provider Token.io, announced its partnership with Khaleeji Commercial Bank (KHCB) to accelerate open banking services in Bahrain.

NCR showcases banking’s most complete solutions at Money 20/20 Asia 2019

NCR Corporation showcases its latest range of digital transformation solutions at Money 20/20 Asia, 2019 that create connected experiences and improve end-to-end efficiency for financial institutions.

Mastercard selects Token.io as a partner for its new open banking hub

Token.io Limited announces it has been selected by Mastercard to power the connectivity layer of its open banking hub.

Apple Pay and Google Pay enabled on Worldline payment terminals in Germany

Worldline now supports the modern mobile payment solutions Apple Pay and Google Pay on its payment terminals which allows users to pay easily via smartphone or smartwatch.

PayPal lets users instantly transfer funds to bank accounts

PayPal is rolling out an Instant Transfer feature in the US, allowing consumers, and soon businesses, to instantly move money via the service into their bank accounts.

Payment alternatives fuels 25% retail spending rise

A new study has identified a range of strategies for payment providers to deploy if they are to maximise their opportunities across both the offline and online space.

SWIFT teams up with major banks, SGX to trial blockchain voting

Financial messaging giant SWIFT has teamed up with the Singapore Exchange and four banks to trial a platform for e-voting based on blockchain tech.

Facebook is reportedly developing a cryptocurrency for WhatsApp transfers

Facebook Inc. is working on making a cryptocurrency that will let users transfer money on its WhatsApp messaging app, focusing first on the remittances market in India, according to people familiar with the matter.

China's Ant Financial in 'advanced talks' to buy UK fintech firm World First

China's Ant Financial is in 'advanced talks' to buy London-based currency exchange World First for $700m (£550m). The takeover could be completed in a matter of weeks, making it the most significant acquisition of a UK-based fintech firm by a Chinese financial services company.

Visa and SiriusXM team up to fast track the future of in-vehicle commerce

SiriusXM to enable Visa account holders to pay for coffee, gas, parking, movie tickets and more in-vehicle. The first collaboration between the world's leader in digital payments and the broadly adopted connected vehicle services provider in North America.

Alipay awarded e-money licence in Luxembourg

Alipay, the mobile payment arm of Chinese behemoth Alibaba, has been granted an e-money licence in Luxembourg. Boasting more than a billion users worldwide, Alipay already holds a licence issued by the UK's Financial Conduct Authority.

Mastercard tops Visa's offer to buy British payments firm Earthport

Mastercard Inc made a 233 million pound ($305 million) bid to take over payments firm Earthport Plc on Friday, as it looks to head off rival Visa Inc’s attempts to buy the British company. .

Facebook acqui-hires Chainspace team for blockchain push

Facebook has reignited speculation about its plans in the payments space by aqui-hiring the team behind London-based blockchain startup Chainspace.

Visa and Mastercard are preparing to increase fees for processing transactions

Visa and Mastercard, the two biggest U.S. card networks, are preparing to raise certain fees levied on U.S. merchants for processing transactions from this April, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.

Wirex adds DAI stablecoin to its list of tokens

Wirex, the UK-based digital money platform that allows users to exchange and spend both traditional money and cryptocurrencies, announced today...

AsiaPay participates in EMVCo

Global technical body EMVCo has announced AsiaPay as their newly joint associate to accelerate payment technology innovation.

Secure Trading / acquiring.com partnering with AEVI

Secure Trading / acquiring.com have partnered with fintech company AEVI to provide a white- labelled, stand-alone and semi-integrated POS solution, including hardware, apps and services.

European Commission considers regulatory push for TIPS instant payments

The European Commission is pondering a 'regulatory push' to encourage adoption of the new TIPS instant payments service.