Posts Tagged ‘mobile money’

SnapChat introduces Snapcash for mobile cash

SnapChat may be introducin a new mobile money service. This was announced in the post extract below Today is a big day for us – we are launching our first product created in partnership with another company. We’re huge fans of the folks at Square and have been big admirers of Square Cash since it […]

Study Shows Kenyans, Nigerians rely on Mobile money more than South Africans

A new report on mobile Internet use in Africa shows South Africa’s mobile penetration rate is much higher than in Kenya and Nigeria, but Kenyans and Nigerians rely on their phones much more than South Africans for financial services. A new report on mobile Internet use in Africa shows South Africa has mobile penetration of […]

New infographic: Mobile money and the digitisation of Kenya’s retail payments systems

Today, GSMA has released a new infographic on how mobile money has contributed to the digitisation of Kenya’s retail payments systems, fostering financial inclusion and the growth of the mobile ecosystem in the country. This infographic builds on a previous version released last year, updated with new data and insights on market development, innovation and […]

Three Trends That Will Make A Difference In Mobile Payments

Of the multiple, easily identifiable trends spurring growth in mobile payments, these three have the greatest potential to drive mobile adoption at both ends of the transaction – for the consumer and for the merchant. 1. Services Before and After the Transaction Continuing on the payments versus commerce debate, at this point in the mobile […]