Articles with tag: economy

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It`s all about customer centricity - Open Banking approach by Komerční banka

29 Sep 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Martin Sladecek from Société Générale discusses Open Banking, how the "think platforms" mindset creates value for bank’s clients, Open Banking use cases and new business models

Martin Sladecek, Société Générale, Komercni banka, Open Banking, platforms, digitalisation, fintech, digital banking, SMEs, digital banking, customer experience, open economy

Modulr, My Digital Accounts to improve payments options for UK remote workers

24 Sep 2020 | Online Payments

UK-based cloud-based contractor payroll software provider My Digital Accounts has partnered with the fintech Modulr to provide payment options to the UK’s flexible workforce.

My Digital Accounts, Modulr, digital workforce, fintech, payment options, online payments, gig economy, remote workforce, payroll, contractor website, freelancing, UK, United Kingdom,

The subscription economy and recurring payments in Brazil

22 Sep 2020 | Online Payments

Ralf Germer, CEO and Co-Founder of PagBrasil, brings into focus the proliferation of alternative payments methods for the subscription economy sector in Brasil

Ralf Germer, PagBrasil, Brazil, alternative payment methods, subscription economy, LATAM, Latin America, Associação Brasileira de Comérico Eletrônico, boleto bancario, PIX, instant payments, SaaS, StartSe, Wine, Tag Livros, Glambox, ecommerce, online shopping, Central Bank of Brazil, QR code, QR payments

DHgate introduces MyyShop for building a decentralised ecosystem

21 Sep 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

China-based B2B cross-border ecommerce marketplace DHgate has launched MyyShop, a new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) product for decentralised cross-border ecommerce.

DHgate, MyyShop, ecosystem, decentralisation, China, B2B, cross-border, ecommerce, marketplace, SaaS, cross-border ecommerce, pandemic, international trade, local economy, SMEs, global trade, consumer-centric ecosystem, ecommerce infrastructure, Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, TikTok, online store, dropship, traffic monetisers, social commerce influencers

allpay and Blocser confirm card contract for UK gig economy

15 Sep 2020 | Cards

Denmark-based fintech Blocser has partnered with UK-based card manufacturer allpay.cards planning to boost the UK gig economy.

Allpay.cards, Blocser, partnership, cards, card contract, gig economy EMV, UK, Mastercard, Visa, PCI compliance, digital business card

Factris, NN Investment Partners form European financing agreement

10 Sep 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Fintech Factris has closed a new EUR 50 million secured financing agreement with asset manager NN Investment Partners (NN IP).

Factris, NN Investment Partners, NN IP, Europe, financing, asset manager, fintech, secured financing, SMEs, SMBs, invoices, trade, liquidity, invoice finance, covid-19, pandemic, trade credit insurance, real economy, responsible investing

Dubai SME introduces smart dashboards to promote procurement programme

01 Sep 2020 | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement

Dubai SME has introduced two smart dashboards to enable local startups to benefit from the Government Procurement Programme.

Dubai SME, smart dashboard, procurement, Government Procurement Programme, startup, SME, local economy, supplier, government, GPP, UAE, equity, Emirati, companies, Dubai Government tenders

Nearly 1 in 4 female-owned businesses remain closed post lockdown in the UK, iwoca study shows

27 Aug 2020 | Payments General

Women business owners could be making even greater sacrifices than their male counterparts in 2020 as they contend with challenges from the pandemic, a new survey of small business owners has found.

small business, SMEs, lending, accounting, iwoca, UK economy, study, business loans

WorldRemit partners with Mexican neobanks albo and Klar

14 Aug 2020 | Online Payments

WorldRemit, an international payments company, has entered partnerships with two Mexico-based neobanks, albo and Klar.

WorldRemit, money transfer, remittances, partnership, albo, Klar, payments, Mexico, neobanks, banks, economy

Open51 launches

13 Aug 2020 | Online & Mobile Banking

Open51, an organisation that promotes the role of women developing open finance and the new data economy, has launched. 

Open51, open banking, banking, Open Banking Expo, Open Finance, data, economy, partnership

Does China's Digital Currency have a chance to supplant a digital dollar as a global reserve currency?

05 Aug 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

The principal threat to the role of the dollar as Prime currency comes not from Facebook but from China’ ‘The Digital Currency Revolution’ by David Birch

David Birch, digital currency, central bank digital currency, Facebook, China, trade, economy, central bank reserves, central bank, payments, innovation

Computop, Limonetik to help companies to process payments for platform economy

28 Jul 2020 | Online Payments

Computop and Limonetik have signed an agreement for jointly providing marketplace payment services to their wide-ranging bases of European clients.

Computop, Limonetik, payments, payments, banking, partnership, payment methods, platform economy

The A-Z of the Interchange Fee Regulation and how it shifts the industry – Interview with Payments Europe

24 Jul 2020 | Online Payments

Robrecht Vandormael, Secretary General from Payments Europe, explains the impact of the European Interchange Fee Regulation on merchants, card issuers, and payment providers and what we can expect from the future.

Robrecht Vandormael, Payments Europe, Interchange Fee Regulation, Regulation on Interchange Fees for Card-based payment transactions, European Commission, EY, Copenhagen Economics, interchange fees, cards, credit cards, card issuers, Belgian Minister of Economy, PSD2, SCA, payments, POS, merchants, retail, ecommerce

UK-based large businesses observe long road to recovery, Deloitte survey

20 Jul 2020 | Payments General

Deloitte has released a survey stating that 49% of the UK’s biggest companies think it will take until the second half of 2021 to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, according to Reuters.

UK, United Kingdom, large businesses, Deloitte, coronavirus, pandemic, Reuters, recovery, Bank of England, Decision Makers’ Panel, jobs, investment, balance sheet, economy

Sift's research finds fraud ring on ecommerce marketplaces and increase in content abuse

09 Jul 2020 | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud

Digital trust and safety company Sift has released its Q2 2020 Digital Trust & Safety Index, which focuses on content abuse and the fraud economy. 

Sift, fraud ring, ecommerce, marketplaces, content abuse, fraud economy, fraud supply chain, card-testing scheme, IP addresses, fraudulent content, cybercriminal behaviour, scams

The state of online marketplaces during COVID-19 – interview with Marketplace Risk on their Masters Program

26 Jun 2020 | Ecommerce

Jeremy Gottschalk from Marketplace Risk shares the way online marketplaces thrive and survive during the pandemic, and they way they adapted to the ‘new normal’

Marketplace Risk, online marketplaces, gig economy, COVID-19, Master Program

UAE consumers go cashless as trust in digital payments surges amid COVID-19

22 Jun 2020 | Online Payments

Dubai Police, Dubai Economy (DED), and Visa have released data regarding shifts in the UAE-based consumers’ payment behaviour amid COVID-19. 

UAE, Dubai Police, Dubai Economy, (DED), Visa, payment behaviour, COVID-19, survey, in-store shopping, online shopping, digital payments, contactless cards, mobile wallets, digital wallets, cash on delivery, contactless payments, data privacy, biometrics, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Gen Z, tokenization, cart abandonment, merchants, ecommerce, local currency, SSL

As British economy shrinks record 20%, Bank of England 'ready to act'

15 Jun 2020 | Payments General

Bank of England has announced it will be ‘ready to take action’ to help the UK economy weather the coronavirus crisis, according to BBC.

Bank of England, coronavirus crisis, economy, finance, plan, UK, digital, crisis

Blockchain-based Cirklo helping local economy with ready-to-use digital shopping vouchers

15 Jun 2020 | Cryptocurrencies

Blockchain-based solution Cirklo from Belfius and its innovation lab The Studio has been helping local economy with ready-to-use digital shopping vouchers.

Cirklo, The Studio, Belfius, Onze Stad App, blockchain, vouchers, digital economy, Covid-19, ecommerce, commerce, local merchants

Mastercard, Octet Europe offer new trade solution across EEA

15 Jun 2020 | Online Payments

Mastercard and Octet Europe have announced the launch of a new trade solution across the European Economic Area (EEA). 

Mastercard, Octet Europe, Europe, small businesses, global economy, AML, KYC, CTF, ETS, trade, B2B, cross border, risks, cash flow, payments