Monthly Archives: May 2017

Banks Need To Focus On A New Customer: The Unbanked


Article: Alan McIntyre, contributor at Forbes / Photo: When most people think about companies like MoneyGram International, they think of unappealing strip mall locations with bulletproof glass where immigrants send money home and get payday loans at exorbitant interest rates. So it might come as something of a surprise that China’s Ant Financial, part […]

Youtap introduces X8 solution for mobile money merchant payments


Auckland, Jakarta, Nairobi and Singapore – Youtap has introduced an inexpensive retail enablement solution to help mobile network operators, banks and payment providers boost transaction revenue. Youtap’s solution enables Tier 2 and Tier 3 merchants to accept NFC and QR code-based mobile money payments at the curb side. The solution relies on Youtap’s NFC X8, […]