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A comparison of 3 biggest digital wallets globally for 1-Click Checkout

Let’s Talk Payments have a done a quick comparison on big digital wallets and their 1-click checkout services. Even though the services aren’t available on all markets, it gives you an insight and idea on where I believe we are … Continue reading

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2015 – great year for FinTech

2015 was a great year for FinTech to get funding. This infograph summaries the year. US got $4,4B, 5x of European total Total Europe total $1B, where of London took 68% (!) I believe 2016 will be yet another great … Continue reading

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When is Apple Pay coming to your country?

Since the launch of Apple Pay in USA in October 2014 few countries has been added. UK was added in July this year and latest countries launched is Canada and Australia. Apple has also told that it will launch in Singapore, Spain … Continue reading

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Contactless payments set to soar across Europe

Interesting growth in contactless payments in Europe. Data from research house RBR shows that there where 223 million contactless cards in issue in Europe by end of 2014, up 65% from 2013 and representing 15% of all payment cards in circulation. … Continue reading

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Digital wallet war in Sweden is heating up

Today MasterCard has launched its long awaited for digital wallet MasterPass in Sweden. Users can now via its preferred bank, start and use their own digital wallet for a more secure and easy checkout when doing online purchases. Later on … Continue reading

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BlackBerry Priv – last chance with hardware?

I love mobiles and lately there hasn’t been much news in new handsets launched. On November 6th BlackBerry will launch their Priv and with some goodies like; a sliding real keyboard, nice sized battery and software that appeals (eg. BBs best … Continue reading

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Only 27% of US merchants will be EMV-ready at 1st October deadline

US merchants are less ready for the October 1st liability shift then expected. A recent report from The Strawhecker Group (TSG) has found that only 27% are EMV-ready and will gain the liability shift. Same report shows it will take … Continue reading

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