Payments are becoming more and more intelligent then payee. The amount of payment services providers we have added to the payment market in last year and how many will add in the next 2 years are actually more than combined numbers of the last 100 years. Payment transformation is 10x faster of today compared to the last 5 decades. This article explores the different payment options and opportunities.
As more and more consumer devices connect to networks and to other people, new opportunities and challenges will arise. Can we call this a mobile Revolution? To understand the contribution of emerging technologies tightly packed with artificial intelligence, machine learning, data analytics etc is not easy for the normal consumer.
Technology is a friend/ helper not as tester or rocket science; MFS product use and accessibility needs to be simple for people to make them comfortable and pull out maximum benefits especially for unbanked who have not seen the real MFS. Study from google shows that globally, mobile money users transacted a total of USD 7.5 billion through 479.5 million transactions in the month of December 2014. If cash-ins and cash-outs are included, mobile money users performed 717.2 million transactions, total of USD 16.3 billion.
Rush Hour – Mobile payments rush hours i.e. every day a new entrant in mobile payments business jumping in with or without any experience or expertise. Mobile payment businesses like ApplePay, SamsungPay, Microsoft, Google, Facebook and many more are few examples for this. All of them jumped into […]
Payments – After the year 1980 we have witnessed the rapid transformation of payment methods/instruments. From Cash papers and coins to bank cheque to mobile money. The form money has also got transformed big time from paper to bits and bytes i.e electronic. Monet got transformation from being […]