Not more than two years ago many in the payments industry declared NFC dead. Then Apple Pay came along, which resulted in the resuscitation of NFC! A set of pro...
Mobile payments are a bit like Pip the orphan from “Great Expectations.” Starting off poor and desperate, there are benefactors, but what about a happy ending?
Missing the target The popularity and hype around Square, the US-based company that first launched an mPOS dongle in 2009 targeting micro-merchants and small bu...
The Singapore startup claims to have raised one of the largest series B rounds for a fintech company in the country.
Singapore-based Nearex will use the new resources to further develop and launch its cashless payments platform.
Payment notifications now added to the info available on your wrist.
Google Checkout is never enough for Indonesia. Credit card penetration is super-low here and Google Checkout telco’s direct carrier billing is a hassle to setup...
Imagine the day when scanning your face, waving your phone, or using some kind of a wearable are the new norms of paying for goods and services.
The companies take a big step towards their goal of becoming a strong contender in online payments in the region.
The undisclosed funding follows piqued interest in Southeast Asian tech firms by Japanese investors.
Wanda Group's upcoming online-to-offline play is looking increasingly vague, and increasingly well-funded.
As the world of mobile payments integrates with social media, the lines between communication and commerce will continue to blur.
Fortumo has announced a new developer program to help developers monetize. Here are the details.
The popular social app wants to take your money, now.
Paidy is diving into the risky side of payments by vouching for customer purchases.
India's ecommerce players are busy figuring out the ways to score in a diverse mobile-first market. Who is best placed to ride this rising tide of mcommerce?
FreeCharge, which gives freebies to users who recharge their phones on the platform, will now use that purchasing behavior data for targeted ads.