Digital Literacy Paramount To Transform India Into A Cashless Economy

By Sunith Menon, Managing Director Ingenico India

Huge economic benefits of ‘cashless cities’

Greater use of electronic payments could provide benefits of $470 billion across 100 cities included in a new Visa-commissioned study, a gain that is roughly 3% of their combined GDP.

  • Tech trends
October 31, 2017

Sweden heads towards being a cashless country

Sweden lays claims to be the most cashless country on earth, with coins and notes used in less than a fifth of transactions as everyone and everything from public transport to homeless people switch to card or mobile payments.

  • Customer Experience
September 27, 2017

In-store mobile-payment volume soars

Researchers expect strong growth for contactless payments in the United States, despite the low adoption figures with American consumers.

  • Customer Experience
September 26, 2017

3 out of 4 Apple Pay transactions happen outside the U.S.

Only a quarter of Apple Pay transactions come from its native US, according to Apple’s CFO Luca Maestri.

  • Customer Experience
August 9, 2017

Over 150 million people will use smartphone payments by end of year

The number of people using Apple Pay, Android Pay, Samsung Pay and other forms of smartphone payments will top 150 million by the end of the year, according to figures released by Juniper Research.

  • Customer Experience
  • Group
April 21, 2017