Developments in financial services are rolling out at a remarkable pace as disruptive technologies shake up the industry. So much so that it can be hard to see the wood for the trees
By Donal Conaty
An interoperability partnership in Tanzania, the introduction of a mobile money Visa card in South Africa and the launch of a mobile money joint venture in Singapore grabbed industry headlines in June
Whether based on shifting class structures in emerging markets or evolving psychographics in the West, Insights expects data to make the difference in segmentation
By Fin Keegan
The latest Global Merchant Services Council in London centred on the key issues of building customer-centric regulatory frameworks, the mobile money tipping point and acquirers’ need to increase their relevance in the merchant services arena
Technological developments, the rise of the payments start-ups and the lack of leadership in the industry were all hot topics at the latest International Cards and Payments Council in London
The remarkable achievements of the world’s top software firms, and the IT sector’s success in disrupting conventions in industries from entertainment to telecommunications, have caused payments players to look carefully at the business models involved, models that consumers are taking to by the million
By Fin Keegan
Two new series of executive research reports covering the credit and debit cards markets.
Each databank is available by region – Africa, Asia-Pacific, Eastern Europe, Latin America, North America, Middle East and Western Europe.
Published throughout July 2014
Risk is not a Number -
The impact of UK banking standards around the world
Thursday 21 August, 10am BST
Author, Commonsense Risk Management, published by Lafferty Group