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The past decade has been transformational for our finances, but the next could be more challenging
Future of finance: big tech has the data to shake up financial services but compliance is proving hard to get around
Future of finance: banks operating in Asia are nervy, and they are right to be so
The country’s reputation as a fintech innovator is at stake
Telecoms group seeks to turn mobile payments unit into provider of wider services
Why the rest of the world could learn from developments over the past decade in Indian payments.
SoftBank-backed payments group looks for other revenue sources as rivals move in
Alibaba fintech arm looks to expand reach across south-east Asia and India
System is opening up to telecom operators in effort to reach the unbanked
Interswitch, OPay and PalmPay are expanding payments networks across the continent
How to make money in the booming world of digital transactions
And why banks are failing to deal with the problem.
Amount left on cards soars after the launch of contactless payments
Analyst says ‘more questions than answers’ over deal to acquire AllScore
Brussels seeks information on digital payments from groups including banks and app makers
US company gains toehold in Chinese payments market despite trade war
Investors including SoftBank and Ant Financial could push company’s valuation to $15bn
“Why did the fiancial [sic] times let her write for them? She seems hopeless with money”.
When my phone died I couldn’t prove that I had bought a bus ticket with Apple Pay
Branching into loans seems risky but will help fintech to keep its customers on side
All served up with a sprinkling of magical blockchain dust, naturally.
US group acquires 70% of Gopay, beating Visa and Mastercard to market
Chinese tech giant will own 33% of $150bn payments affiliate
Mobile money upstarts race to sign up merchants in critical battleground for global players
Payments group moves into small business lending as fintech competition heats up