Category Archives: Interoperability

Mexico, Brazil & Argentina announce e-invoicing partnership for cross-border trade

Global Spotlight: Mexico, Brazil & Argentina | PYMNTS.com. Advertisements

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The endangered SIM card. Apple disrupting the telco establishment

Mobile telecoms: The endangered SIM card | The Economist. Control of the last mile has been put now even closer to the mobile phone. Reports claiming that Apple is developing a new soft SIM card, will make it easier for … Continue reading

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Implications of the Apple pay and CurrentC’s stand-off in the US

CurrentC And The Big Merchant Mess | PYMNTS.com.

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Look out for the next trigger for mobile payments with the iPhone fingerprint reader.

iPhone transforms security with fingerprint reader – Daily News Egypt. The full extent of this paradigm shift is still unknown, but there are huge implications for the future developments in mobile payments with the advent of the i-phone finger print … Continue reading

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Baby steps for E-Money in Latin America

A New Wave of E-Money in Latin America | CGAP Governments in Latin America are slowly grasping the importance of e-money for financial inclusion. One can understand that financial regulators are not precisely the most entrepreneurial and risk-taking leaders, seeking … Continue reading

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PayPal launches the first battle to conquer the Visa/MC monopoly over POS terminals

PayPal Gives Small Businesses a Reason to Upgrade Their Old Registers! – #CashRegisterRIP | PayPal| Forward. It’s official. Paypal has launched the first serious attempt to challenge the credit card dominance by Visa/MC since American Express tried to create a … Continue reading

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Citi Reaches Significant Milestone in Adoption of ISO 20022 XML Messaging

Citi Reaches Significant Milestone in Adoption of ISO 20022 XML Messaging | Business Wire.

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