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Mobile Money Services for the Unbanked Continue to Grow Worldwide

Mobile Money services are spreading at an increasing pace worldwide, according to the new GSMA “State of the Industry” report released this week at the Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. The report contains data from the Mobile Money for the Unbanked (MMU) Deployment Tracker, which monitors the number of live and planned mobile… Read more

 

Mobile Money Industry Insights – February 13, 2014

News and insights from the Mobile Money industry, by Monitise Senior Vice President, Industry & Investor Relations, Andrew Griffin. ANALYST REPORTS Celent on Payments Trends:  Celent’s “Top Trends in Retail Payments: A Year in Review” report covers many of the important issues that banks should be taking notice of, including: the power shift to merchants… Read more

 

Finland’s OP-Pohjola Group Enters mPOS Agreement with Monitise

OP-Pohjola Group, Finland’s leading banking group, has signed a three-year deal with Monitise to provide multi-language mobile Point of Sale (mPOS) services for its small business and merchant customers. OP-Pohjola Group is set to be the first Finnish bank to offer an mPOS service. OP-Pohjola Group comprises around 200 member cooperative banks, OP-Pohjola Group Central Cooperative and… Read more

 

Mobile Money Industry Insights – December 6, 2013

News and insights from the Mobile Money industry, by Monitise Senior Vice President, Industry & Investor Relations, Andrew Griffin. ANALYST REPORTS Business Insider on the Future of Digital:  Business Insider’s “The Future of Digital: 2013” slide deck contains excellent charts which show the current state of digital media, platforms and devices, and predict future trends…. Read more