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How will payments industry change in Europe? Real-time payments, open banking and APIs
As 2020 comes to a close, we asked our payments professionals worldwide about the changes they have seen this year to the payments industry, and how they envision these changes might shape the future.
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The value of onboarding vs developing your own payments super app
In this edition of our Podbyte series we discuss super apps. From their success in the East and whether this can be replicated in the West, Kirsty Berry, Head of Global Marketing, and Bethan Cowper, AVP Market Development and Business Support, also weigh up the benefits of onboarding with a successful payments super app, versus developing your own.
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Is your payments platform holding you back?
Since the first appearance of electronic payments and subsequent birth of the payments industry, we have seen a number of monumental shifts driven by the requirements that each new ‘era’ has presented.
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The DNA of a successful payments super app
What does it take to become a successful payments super app, and consumers' 'go-to' app?
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Super app, or just another mobile payments app?
Scott Lane, Business Development Director at MobiCash, discusses the difference between a more simplistic mobile wallet and a payments super app, and what it takes to build a successful payments super app that will be the 'go to' app of choice.
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Omnichannel banking, a myth or reality
Anatoly Kaptsan, VP & Chief R&D Officer at Compass Plus discusses the concept of omnichannel banking. Omnichannel is something that the industry has been discussing for years, but, particularly in banking, a true omnichannel experience is still a rare, almost mythical phenomenon.
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Why we chose PayX for an independent study into TranzAxis, with Bethan Cowper
We asked Bethan Cowper, AVP, Market Development & Business Support at Compass Plus, to give an insight into why we commissioned an in depth report into our open development payments platform, TranzAxis, with internationally renowned payments specialists, PayX.
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Could 2021 be the year of the payments super app?
Scott Lane, Business Development Director at MobiCash, speaks about how the demand for more seamless digital interactions is driving the payments super app trend.
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Have the events of 2020 sped up the inevitable change of our payment habits?
We humans are creatures of habit. It is said to take just 21 days for a repeated task to become a habit. The past few months we have found ourselves with more time to create great habits to take forward with us into the future.
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Life beyond legacy: assessing digital payments in the Middle East
2020 has undoubtedly seen the acceleration of digital payments globally and, alongside this, the need to ensure that your payments system can handle not only this shift, but also the unknown, has become even more relevant – writes Alexey Osipov, EVP & Managing Director, MEA at Compass Plus.