Category Archives: e-wallet

Where do cards fit with eMoney wallets?

In many emerging markets eMoney wallets have leapfrogged the traditional debit and credit card market. An eWallet is a feature rich app that does more than complete a payment transaction in the store. In South East Asia and emerging markets the relevance of cards have diminished significantly. The overall card penetrations in these markets was […]


Remittances are a source of funds. eMoney wallets need access to all sources of funds. Cash at the street, bank account to wallet and remittances to wallet. eMoney wallets have the advantage of having a real time digital relationship with the consumer whether that’s the sender of funds or the recipient of funds. The eWallet […]

Key Definitions for E-Money, E-Wallets, and Mobile Money

Financial services are being transformed. Fuelled by the proliferation of smartphones and connectivity globally. We know that keeping up with this transformation can be confusing. So this is why we are sharing key definitions for some of the terms being used daily and in the right context. E-money:Electronically stored, government-issued monetary value. For clarity Youtap, […]