July 25, 2015
As you might have seen earlier this week, we published the first part of this series and talked about three global payments success stories: Octopus card system from Hong Kong, IMPS (Immediate Payment Service) from India and Suica/FeliCa from Japan. Today, we will look at three more payments success stories: one from the Scandinavian countries, one from Africa and another one from G3 Immediate Payments (Singapore).
In this two-part series, we will talk about payment systems that have been extremely successful in various parts of the world. The metrics we have taken are that of scale and impact. One or more of the following factors can be seen as common threads across the success stories: