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MobilePay quits Norway – Nordic consilidation game continues

MobilePay, by Danske Bank and with Nordea as partner in Norway, has decided to close their business and payment app in Norway. Instead they will discuss to get into the successful Vipps consortia, as I understand as a distribution partner. … Continue reading

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Swedish card payment market is consolidating, preparing for Apple Pay and other coming players?

Norway and Denmark has the most efficient payment eco-systems in the world. Sweden is trying to catch up and we see and will see an interesting play here and on the neighbour markets in the Nordics. If you ask the … Continue reading

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Is this your mobile wallet? Hope not!

There is a steady stream of new players entering the mobile payment and mobile wallets, making the market and consumers more and more confused. But I say be cool, consilidation game is on and we are starting to see where … Continue reading

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Where in the world are the mobile payment users?

A recent report by Gartner they predict that the global market for mobile payments will triple from 2014 to 2017, from $235B to $720B worth of transactions. Gartner says it’s more than 200 mobile wallet systems in the world, most of … 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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Apple Wallet launch September 9 to “fire-up” mobile payment interest

We will see what Apple launch on Wednesday September 9. Most probably Apple Wallet will be launched, a new name instead of Passbook and with new features and the new home for Apple Pay. Rumours also say that the NFC … Continue reading

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Post explaining Samsung Pay

This post discuss if Samsung Pay and if it can be a real competitor to Apple Pay. Read it here I beleive the NFC part of Samsung Pay is ok. The MST part has to many downsides and will only … Continue reading

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