Efma articles


News
Alipay to hold first ‘No Cash City Week’ in August
24 July 2017
Payment tool provider hopes to help China become a cashless society within the next five years.


Feature
How to successfully reach the unbanked
21 July 2017
Lionel Baraban, CEO at FAMOCO, explains what needs to be done to improve financial inclusion in emerging markets.


News
OCBC Bank enables account-to-account QR code funds transfers
19 July 2017
OCBC Pay Anyone App enables customers to send and ask for money using QR codes, so parties do not even need to share mobile or NRIC numbers.


News
CaixaBank to set up a commerce and payment methods innovation hub
18 July 2017
The Payment Innovation Hub for commerce and payment methods, backed by partners CaixaBank, Global Payments Inc., Samsung, Visa and Arval, will be based…


News
UOB puts PayNow on popular social messaging apps
18 July 2017
United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) has enabled its customers to be the first in Singapore to pay and to be paid via PayNow on their social messaging apps.…


News
Mizuho completed a trade transaction using blockchain
11 July 2017
Mizuho Financial Group, Mizuho Bank, Marubeni Corporation, and Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance completed a trade transaction between Australia and Japan…


News
Danske Bank launches digital Pocket Money
03 July 2017
We are becoming an increasingly cashless society, and this influences how we give our children pocket money and teach them about money. That is why Danske…


News
Warply launches the Keyboard Payments solution
30 June 2017
Warply - a European company in mobile loyalty and payments - launched the new Warply Keyboard Payments for mobile payments and P2P transactions via messaging…


News
İşbank makes money transfers easy with Siri
27 June 2017
Turkish bank enables İşCep mobile app customers to use Apple’s personal assistant for banking transactions. 


News
ABN AMRO tests contactless payment with wearables
26 June 2017
ABN AMRO is the first bank to enable clients to make payments directly from their current accounts using a wearable.

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