Social media paves way for mobile commerce

There has been a shift over the last ten to fifteen years in the world of online commerce. Online buying has morphed into buying through our mobiles and looks set to shift again as social media becomes the centre of the buying experience.

  • Customer Experience
  • Tech trends

Global digital payments to hit $3.6 trillion in 2016

The annual transaction value of online, mobile and contactless payments is expected to reach $3.6 trillion this year, up from $3 trillion on 2015, resulting in a 20 percent increase, according to new figures from Juniper Research.

  • Tech trends

Hospitality: 5 reasons to bring payment to the consumer

For hospitality businesses, offering payment at the table is not only more convenient for customers, but healthier for your margins. Here are 5 reasons why.

  • Customer Experience

Contactless payments could replace cash in the UK within the next decade

Coins in a purse or wallet may become a thing of the past, according to a new Ingenico Group survey.

  • Customer Experience

In numbers: Financial inclusion in Africa

This infographic reveals the scale of the unbanked African adult population and explains why branchless banking is the answer to make financial inclusion come true.

  • Payment Services

Smaller merchants lagging in EMV readiness

Most consumers have at least one chip card but not all merchants are ready for EMV and the devices that are least likely to be upgraded are mPOS.

  • Customer Experience
  • Security & Fraud