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@IFINTEC 2018 – Digital Banking News Presentation

IFINTEC 2018 Finance Technologies Conference and Exhibition was held on 8-9 May 2018 in Istanbul – Turkey with a great success. With 900+ attendees, attendance from 15+ countries, 30+ speakers, 30+ speaking sessions, the event was organized very successfully. For more information, photos from the event and conference program of …

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Step by Step Whatsapp Money Transfer

The WhatsApp Pay feature is slowly becoming accessible to Android and iOS users in India. As of now, it has been launched in beta mode for select Android smartphones and iPhones. The WhatsApp Pay feature is only available in India and the transactions will be done via Unified Payments Interface …

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HSBC is getting into ‘robo-advice’

HSBC a few days ago announced plans to launch an online investment advice service by the end of the year, offering a cheaper wealth management service to those with only a modest amount of money. Relatively little detail is given on how the new service will work but HSBC says …

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Bitpay Goes International Bitcoin Prepaid Card

Bitpay has released its Visa-based prepaid debit card in 131 countries. BitPay chief commercial officer Sonny Singh said that “the Visa-branded offering enables users to top up its BitPay Prepaid Visa Card with dollars using cryptocurrency, which can then be spent as euros, British pounds or US dollars at merchants around the …

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Why Orange telecom diversify into banking?

Telecommunications company, Orange is set to open up a bank (Orange Bank) in France, Richard Stephane the company’s CEO has revealed. The Bank, according to Stephane, will allow users to control their payments directly from their mobile phones through the bank’s app. Orange first acquired 65 percent of Groupama Banque …

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WhatsApp will begin to money transfer! Is winter coming?

WhatsApp may soon allow Indian users to make payments, money transfer through app. Payment through apps is seemingly the future, something Paytm in India is talking about for a while, and now it looks like WhatsApp too wants to be a part of this future. The company is reportedly working …

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IT may not be necessary to have a bank account to make payments with PayPal.

PayPal and TIO Networks announced today that PayPal would be acquiring TIO for $233 million. With this acquisition, PayPal accesses TIO’s 14 million customer accounts, and a network of agents, including Global Express, ACE Cash Express, and Moneygram. TIO is a bill-payment processing service for those who don’t necessarily use bank accounts …

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Push notifications vs SMS messaging

When it comes to connecting with customers via their mobile devices, businesses have options. Generally speaking, these choices include SMS, push notifications, and email. In this article I want to share with you advantages of sms and push notifications.. Pros of Push Notifications Pros of SMS Messaging

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How to became a new bank customer with online contracting?

Kotak Mahindra Bank has launched ‘Kotak Now’, INDIA’s first digital account opening process on mobile. The end-to-end paperless, digital process involves verification of KYC (know-your-customer) documents and signature via a video call with the bank. No physical interaction or biometric verification is required and the account opening requires only a …

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Europe will use only the payee’s mobile phone number for money transfer

Europe will introduce peer-to-peer mobile payments using a mobile phone number by the end of the year 2017, according to the European Central Bank. The ECB has unveiled plans to launch a standardised service across countries using the Euro allowing the mobile number of a payee to act as proxy …

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