Despite the proclamations of some visionary Fintech founders, banks aren’t disappearing anytime soon. The engine under the hood of big banks — the compliance and money-transfer systems — are simply too difficult for any start-up to replace, which is why tech plays like Apple Pay are still built on top of existing bank systems and payment rails. To maintain the dominance they’ve enjoyed up to this point, however, banks need a radical redesign of their customer-facing assets. If banks fail to overhaul
Mobile payments can be defined as any payment transactions, whether in close proximity or remote. Payments can happen through Internet, proximity technologies charge back or can be executed on mobile devices. Mobile payments market potential, as well as the different trends in business models and technologies that are shaping the global payments and mobile payments evolution are visible as opportunities to be taken up. Decision makers in banks and other financial or even out side traditional
21st Birthday – This blog post is inspired and written on a very popular theme, “I wish I were of “x” age”. Interestingly this time I am writing to my 40-years self not 21 years old young boy. I have completed 40 years on this earth already and […]
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.
Telecom subscribers are getting smarter (so it’s not only the handset which is getting smarter haan!!!), demanding more and more and, at the same time many new players are entering the marketplace. To compete in this environment, operators have to not only maintain but also grow their part of the new value chain to gain loyal customers and adding new blended services which are ridding on their investment/infrastructure made during all those times.