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Mobile money and interoperability in growth markets (part 1)

Mobile money is a widespread business today available in two-thirds of low-and-middle-income countries. By the end of December 2016, 277 mobile money services were operating in 92 countries. However, a majority of these mobile money operators provide closed loop services, which restricts the scope of digital transactions between users registered…
May 8, 2017
Industry ViewsMobile Payments

Industry Views: the NFC payments opportunity

Last week MEF launched its annual Global Mobile Money report, which studied 15,000 mobile users across 15 countries.  The headline statistic is that mobile banking and mobile commerce continues to engage consumers - especially in mobile first markets. 69% of mobile media users globally carried out a banking activity via mobile whilst 66%…
Tim Banks
June 26, 2015