Enabling Technologies

ISIS Wallet Announces its new Name, Softcard

We had reported earlier regarding ISIS Wallet's plans of rebranding when the company had announced the decision few months back in July. ISIS Wallet, known for its mobile payments services, is now going ahead with the rebranding initiative. The company would be changing its name to “Softcard” officially in a...

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Enabling Technologies

Merchant Customer Exchange Unveils CurrentC, Brand of its New Mobile Payment Network

On Sept. 3, 2014, Merchant Customer Exchange (MCX), a company formed to develop a secure and customer-centric mobile payment solution, unveiled CurrentC – the brand of its new payment network. The CurrentC network was built by leading merchants in order to enhance, secure and simplify their users’ shopping experience. “CurrentC...

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BankTech

Let’s Disrupt Money

$15 Trillion dollars of retail transactions are the breeding ground for innovation today - from contactless payments to mobile wallets - so much has been put at stake. The rules of the game are changing with the changing customer behaviour. Can banks, fintech incumbents and retailers compete against nimble startups...

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Enabling Technologies

Barclay’s Enables First Remittance Corridor between UK and India through Pingit, $55 Bn to be Remitted via Mobile Phones by 2016

Remittances market is huge and growing exponentially. Mobile Remittance seems to a perfect option for existing players to cut cost and increase margins. According to the World Bank Report 2012, it is estimated that close to $55 billion will be remitted via mobile phones across the globe during 2016. This...

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BankTech

250,000 Users Make HCE based Contactless Payments via BBVA Wallet

Recently, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), Spain’s second-largest bank announced that it is the first global banking group to commercially launch mobile NFC payments based on new cloud-based payment specification from Visa. On Aug. 29, 2014, the bank announced that their BBVA Wallet Application that enables payments via smartphone, has now acquired...

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