Mobile wallet stories
Edenred teams up with UK's thinkmoney to enhance fintech services
Edenred Payment Solutions partners with UK e-money firm, thinkmoney, strengthening card and account capabilities. This critical collaboration boosts thinkmoney's product range and enhances their customer experience.
Australians lead the way in digital payment use - report
Australian consumers are at the forefront of mobile wallet use and adoption of digital banking tools, abandoning cash and physical payment experiences.
Southeast Asia sees growing demand for better electronic finance solutions
Banks and consumers in Southeast Asia are increasingly adopting one-time passwords for online transactions, according to new research by Kaspersky.
WorldRemit MD reveals top digital money transfer trends for 2022
Digital money transfer numbers are expected to grow in Australia and worldwide, according to WorldRemit's APAC managing director.
Asia Pacific consumers favour mobile wallets over cash and cards
Mobile wallets are approaching technological maturity, with one in two consumers expected to use a mobile wallet by 2025.
Is Australia ready to go cashless? New survey reveals Aussies embracing mobile wallets
More than half of Australians are comfortable with the idea of a completely cashless society, according to new research.
Wontok: Are e-wallets a threat to society?
As digital wallets eclipse physical ones, Aussies grapple with rising scams amidst a growing love for apps.
Facebook jumps on the cryptocurrency bandwagon
Facebook to launch Calibra wallet for its new Libra currency in 2020, targeting global financial inclusion.
Google Pay to replace ANZ goMoney from October
ANZ is finally rolling out Google Pay for its customers with Android devices, two years after releasing Apple Pay for iOS customers.
Tap & go: Mastercard deploys contactless payments on Sydney ferries
Commuters sail swiftly as Sydney ferries introduce a new tap-and-go payment option with Mastercard, streamlining travel for locals and tourists.
Apple Pay arrives in New Zealand... but only for ANZ Bank customers
The rumours are true: Apple Pay will indeed be coming to New Zealand. But only for those with an ANZ Visa Debit or personal ANZ Visa credit card.
Apple Pay might be coming to NZ in October, but there's a catch
Reports have surfaced that Apple Pay is making its way to NZ, to be launched as early as October. However, it might only be a selective rollout.
Loyalty cards go mobile, according to new research
More than 3bn loyalty cards will be mobile-only or integrated into mobile apps by 2020, up from 1.4bn last year.
ANZ updates FastPay app to include Eftpos
ANZ extends its FastPay app to EFTPOS, allowing merchants to process smartphone payments. New card reader also introduced for faster transactions.
Semble mobile wallet does well at Innovation awards
Kiwi startup Semble's mobile wallet triumphs at NZ Innovators Awards, securing high commendations and multiple finalist nods.
ANZ to release mobile wallet for Android
ANZ Bank to launch mobile wallet for Android users, no word on iPhone compatibility. Wallet to be integrated into ANZ goMoney app.