Fin Keegan examines the relationship between near field communication, host card emulation and the world of tokenisation in wearable devices
Apple hits the ground running, accounting for $2 in every $3 of contactless spend, writes Donal Conaty
Management Roundtables to focus on future prospects in retail banking and cards and payments
Bitcoiners are deflationists who want to preserve the status quo, and buy the currency to hold it. It’s excellent for payments but it’s a poor store of value
By John Egan
India cards market buoyed by growing confidence
Will 2015 be the year that beacon technology gets a foothold in the banking sector? One doesn’t need to look too hard to find stories about new applications for beacons in the retail and mobile payments industries, but are beacons (or iBeacons in the world of Apple) just another fad or could they prove a game changer as part of banks’ efforts to engage their customers in a rapidly-evolving retail banking scene?
By Declan Heery