BankTech

India made a Great move in Payments, Thanks to RBI

Last week, the Reserve Bank of India paved the way for niche banking by issuing guidelines for two new categories of banks: “small” and “payments.” The idea was to enhance financial inclusion in India. The interesting part is the idea of payment banks. Traditional nonbanking companies are eligible to apply...

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Payments

Why is HCE Perfect for Australia?

Mobile payments have been a major talking point in Australia and around the world for a number of years. Hype around trials, joint ventures and roll outs have come and gone and the feeling of frustration that all of this effort and expense has not achieved mass market deployments has grown....

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Authentication & Security

Card.com Collaborates with IDology to Integrate Real Real-Time Identity Identity-Verification and Fraud Fraud-Prevention Solution

On 22nd July 2014, Card.com, a mobile alternative to traditional branch banking, announced a collaboration with IDology, a provider of innovative technology that verifies a person’s identity and deters fraud anywhere in the payments value chain. "We are excited to partner with IDology and help us quickly and easily verify...

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Payments

Emerging Trend: Turn Purchases into Conversations

With Facebook and Twitter integrating payments into their mainstream services, the time has come to leverage social media in the payments and commerce space. With the typical social-media user habitually sharing day-to-day activities, it’s natural for users to share payments on social platforms. Let’s have a look at two companies...

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