Payments

70+ Indian FinTech Startups (Infographic)

We have always tried to keep ourselves updated with all the latest happenings in the payments industry. LTP has recently come up with an infographic by summarizing some of our findings and observations in this space. In this piece of work, we have tried to capture some of the segments...

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Payments

Exclusive interview with Rob Macmillan, VP Marketing for Proxama Digital Payments division

LTP recently got a chance to interview the VP of Marketing for Proxama Digital Payments division, Rob Macmillan. Proxama PLC is an international mobile commerce company operating across two divisions specializing in proximity marketing via mobile and providing end-to-end solutions for card issuers to move customers from magnetic stripe credit...

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Enabling Technologies

MFS Africa Announces Global Partnership with Vodafone for mobile money

Port-Louis [Press Release] – MFS Africa is proud to announce the signature of a group framework agreement with Vodafone, expanding the partnership between the multinational mobile operator and the pan-African fintech firm globally. As the largest aggregator of mobile wallets in Africa, MFS Africa connects mobile wallet customers across networks...

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Payments

EMV Fails Customer Experience Testing

It has been almost one month after the EMV transition deadline and it is time to look at some of the results of the EMV adoption experience. While there are differences in experience depending on the side, we will be focusing on customer experience which hasn’t been exciting. Various payment...

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Authentication & Security

Samsung Plans to Launch Budget Handsets Compatible With Samsung Pay and Fingerprint Scanners

Samsung plans to integrate higher-end features, including its mobile payment solution Samsung Pay and fingerprint sensors, in budget smartphone models, according to The Korea Herald. “Samsung is planning to deploy fingerprint sensors in budget smartphone models,” an industry source said. Only a handful of high-end smartphones, including the Samsung Galaxy...

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BankTech

Interview With Mike Lawlor, SVP of Sales & Biz Dev at USA Technologies

USA Technologies is a leader in wireless, cashless payment and M2M/IoT telemetry solutions for small-ticket, self-serve retailing industries. The company provides a broad line of cashless acceptance technologies including its NFC-ready ePort G-series, ePort Mobile for customers on the go, and QuickConnect, an API Web service for developers. USA Technologies...

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Enabling Technologies

Fly Qatar Airways, Pay M-PESA

Qatar Airways, the national airline of the State of Qatar, has announced a strategic partnership with Vodacom, one of the world's leading mobile money service providers, to enable customers to pay for airfare with the M-PESA service. According to the press release, travelers can book flights online or through travel...

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