The discussion for our post focus around Mobile Money, Mobile Payments i.e person to person, person to business etc. New ISO standard 12812, recently appeared in 2017. This standard has 5 parts and part-1 defines the general framework of
MNO’s speed to achieve their goal to standardise, automate, digitise, remove boundaries by brining cross order financial/remittances service in form of payments, cash, airtime, paperless and online. At the same time banks are still in their canteens with their coffee mugs without any sign of worry but in reality all African banks face tough challenges from MNO’s & Fintech players.
Today’s consumer expects a seamless mobile payment experience; failing to meet those expectations can be devastating to a brand, idea, innovation and eventually the payments industry.
Abstract – This is the 2nd part of a 5-part story on Mobile Financial Services and security on same. This part focuses on Mobile Banking and the opportunities, which come out of this service, and those opportunities, which got added under the Mobile Financial Services umbrella as an […]
Mobile Money, Mobile Payments, Mobile Banking and Mobile Commerce can be termed Mobile Financial Services. The magic word known as “Pay” has gone viral in today’s time and every day we have 1 or 2 new startup’s entering the payment industry, specifically into the Mobile Payment domain. Mobile phones can be used to deliver a range of banking services. Not from Banks, I am separating banking and banks. Banking services dont need banks any more. Transaction data can be used to develop customers’ credit histories to offer other top-up services.