Market Data

Go here for analyst forecasts and weird user insights. We just publish them; we’re not saying they’re accurate.


What’s that company called? You know the one. Could be in our repository of industry firms…


Our hand-picked selection of the latest exec interviews and interesting product demos


Hello. Good evening. Expenses: where should your invoices go over the next few months? Lots of ideas here.


Specialist advice and reference tools from a range of Mobile Money Revolution approved experts

Banking, Featured, M-commerce, M-wallets »

To very little surprise, Facebook adds payments to its Messenger app

March 18, 2015 – 11:05 am Comments Off

Tap the $ to send money.

Jack Ma teases ‘smile to pay’ system for Alibaba

March 17, 2015 – 11:12 am Comments Off

Pays for an antique stamp with his face.

Swiss firm pushes ‘pay with a selfie’ tech

March 17, 2015 – 11:00 am Comments Off

OneVisage says 3D modelling is the key to secure facial recognition.

The car – your new ‘mobile’ payment device

March 16, 2015 – 1:24 pm Comments Off

Visa is testing ‘pay from the dashboard’.

Gemalto launches charge to bill contactless payments in the UK

March 16, 2015 – 12:59 pm Comments Off

Tap to buy goods up to £30 direct from the phone bill.

Samsung won’t charge Korean card issuers a fee to use Samsung Pay

March 16, 2015 – 12:43 pm Comments Off

Seeking an advantage over Apple.

Apple prepares to unleash ‘pay by watch’

March 16, 2015 – 12:20 pm Comments Off

Revolution or gimmick? God only knows.

Stratos joins the ranks of ‘one card to rule them all’

March 16, 2015 – 12:09 pm Comments Off

File alongside Coin, Plastc etc.

Square prepares for contactless; buys Kili Technology

March 16, 2015 – 11:57 am Comments Off

Looking ahead to EMV?

Halifax Bank using heartbeats for identify app users

March 16, 2015 – 11:50 am Comments Off

Working with Nymi Band.

L’Oreal uses PowaTag to sell cosmetics instantly with a scan

March 16, 2015 – 11:41 am Comments Off

Sniff it, zap it, buy it.

PayPal buys white-label mobile payment processor Paydiant

March 4, 2015 – 1:09 pm Comments Off

Yes, the firm that is powering CurrentC.

Samsung goes head to head with Apple; unveils Samsung Pay

March 3, 2015 – 12:24 pm Comments Off

Even the name is virtually the same.

Is Google prepping ‘Android Pay’ for debut at I/O?

February 27, 2015 – 1:59 pm Comments Off

For speeding up app and in-store payments.

HCE on a tear thanks to Visa and MasterCard

February 27, 2015 – 12:11 pm Comments Off

Key players ramp up support for cloud-based NFC payments.

Brits to spend £1 million on mobile every 35 minutes this year

February 27, 2015 – 11:14 am Comments Off

More than any other European country.

US bank says one million customers have set up Apple Pay

February 26, 2015 – 11:13 am Comments Off

1m cards provisioned by Chase Bank.

Barclays brings ‘pay by Twitter’ to the UK

February 26, 2015 – 10:59 am Comments Off

Adds Twitter handles to Pingit.

A fifth of fraudulent transactions in the US come from mobile

February 24, 2015 – 10:55 am Comments Off

Loss of revenue from the channel up 70 per cent.

US carriers give up on Softcard; climb into bed with Google Wallet

February 24, 2015 – 10:49 am Comments Off

Opcos to pre-install Google Wallet this year.

Shell and PayPal team up on UK mobile payment plan

February 20, 2015 – 12:54 pm Comments Off

More fuel you.

Site by 4 All Digital