October 23, 2014
San Francisco, October 23, 2014 - Adyen, the global payment technology company, today announced findings from its latest global Mobile Payments Index, which covers the period of July through to September 2014. The Index, which captures data from web-based transactions across Adyen’s customer base of more than 3,500 businesses, found that globally payments over mobile devices contributed 23.3% of total online payments for the quarter, up from 21.5% last quarter.
Asia experiences greatest growth, Europe maintains global lead
Asia now has the second-highest proportion of mobile transactions among global regions, at 17% of total online payments. Comparing August 2013 to August 2014, Asia experienced the strongest mobile payments growth of all regions, increasing by 58%.
Europe maintained its lead among global regions, with mobile payments averaging at 24 % for the quarter. It also experienced strong growth of 34% from August 2013 to August 2014. The UK leads the pack in ...