Free research: Open Banking, Mobile Money and Digital Currency

Chris Skinner

Grid MobileI just found three interesting management reports.

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Starbucks accelerates shift to mobile

Mobile Payments Today

Over the next 18 months, Starbucks will increase convenience-led formats in company-operated locations with drive-thru and curbside pickup options, as well as its Pickup locations, according to a filing with federal regulators

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2020 Guide: Building a high-performance mobile money business strategy

Mobile Payments Today

For aspiring mobile money businesses, the potential rewards are great, but building a robust and flexible growth strategy (and curating the right technology to power that strategy) remains a challenge.

RBC revamps direct investing on mobile app

Bank Innovation

Royal Bank of Canada is slated to launch a personalized direct investment experience for customers on its mobile app in three weeks.

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The Mobile Wallet Hierarchy of Needs

Bank Innovation

He was talking about it in the context of “platformification,” but it got me to thinking about how we might leverage a similar analogy in discussing mobile wallets.

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Blockchain 101: Mobile payments

Mobile Payments Today

Let's take a look at the what blockchain is, and how it can help transform the mobile payments industry

Mobile Payments 101: Retail

Mobile Payments Today

The world of mobile payments has changed significantly over the past decade – and particularly over the past few years as smartphones and other mobile devices have become ubiquitous. In this report, we will review some of the main themes and trends in the mobile payments market

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Mitigating Mobile Fraud with Secure Subscriber Enrollment

Mobile Payments Today

To streamline the enrollment process, while reducing the potential for fraud, GIACT released a new white paper, Mitigating Mobile Network Fraud with Secure Subscriber Enrollment , detailing the best practices in secure digital enrollment

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Black Friday sets online, mobile shopping records

Mobile Payments Today

showed more consumers embracing mobile and general online shopping for the best deals. Black Friday shopping figures in the U.S. Meanwhile average order volume increased, showing more willingness to make big ticket purchases via smartphone

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An introduction to mobile commerce in China

Mobile Payments Today

However, the nuances of this market are important to understand and the role of mobile expansion is critically important The Chinese e-commerce market is one of the most important in the world and represents a lucrative opportunity for digital expansion.

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FBI Issues Warning To Bank Mobile App Users?

PYMNTS

As the use of mobile banking apps surges due to the limited access to banks amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the FBI is warning users to beware of cyber attacks.

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Qdoba, California Tortilla advance mobile ordering

Mobile Payments Today

California Tortilla and Qdoba have launched mobile app upgrades

Mobile-First Checking Account T-Mobile Money Goes Nationwide

Bank Innovation

T-Mobile Money, a mobile-first checking account, has launched nationwide, the telecom giant announced today. Payments Premium Retail Security & Risk Apple Pay BankMobile Customers Bank Mastercard Mobile banking P2P T-Mobile

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Mobile adoption jumps at Citi

Bank Innovation

Citibank is reporting strong mobile user growth. In a second-quarter earnings call today, the bank reported active mobile users grew 12 percent year-over-year for North America customers (11.4 Carousel Customer Experience Retail Banking Citi Mobile banking online banking

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BBVA Mobile Customers Pass 15M

Bank Innovation

Spanish bank BBVA now has over 15 million mobile active users, a growth rate of over 40% within the past year as the bank adds more services to mobile. This MAU growth comes as more and more consumers have begun adopting mobile banking as the norm.

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A Five-Step Action Plan to Mobilize ‘Mobile First’

Gonzobanker

Hard as it is to fathom, we’ve just seen digital banking morph from “important” to “existential” status in one week’s time, and banks and credit unions that aren’t able to market, sell and serve their customers in an entirely mobile capacity are now facing an existential threat.

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Mobile adoption jumps at Citi

Bank Innovation

Citibank is reporting strong mobile user growth. In a second-quarter earnings call today, the bank reported active mobile users grew 12 percent year-over-year for North America customers (11.4 Exclusive Retail Banking Citi Mobile banking online banking

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USA Mobile Wallet Adoption Is Growing, But Slowly

Bank Innovation

Mobile wallet usage is increasing across the globe, but for countries with more fleshed-out credit card networks, that growth is still slow. DataBank Mobile Payments credit cards fintech Mobile Payments mobile wallet adoption mobile wallets online payments

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Virgin Mobile trusts eGain

Mobile Payments Today

eGain Knowledge+AI reduces unnecessary handset exchanges and saves millions of pounds

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Payment security in a world going mobile

Mobile Payments Today

As a rising number of consumers use digital payments to conduct ecommerce transactions, businesses need to make sure their mobile apps are secure. Customer identity and payment information is increasingly at risk as fraud actors find new ways to compromise mobile platforms

Mobile Order-Ahead Goes Mainstream

PYMNTS

Mobile food ordering has quickly gone from niche activity to mainstream. Between 2016 and 2018, the volume of orders placed through mobile apps grew by 130 percent, according to PYMNTS’ Mobile Order-Ahead Tracker. Mobile order-ahead apps have lower adoption among smaller QSRs.

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Daimler Mobility expands ePayment services

Bank Innovation

Daimler Mobility is integrating its ePayment service, Mercedes pay, into Mercedes-Benz vehicles, the company announced at the International Automobile Exhibition in Frankfurt.

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Square Buys Verse, Spanish Mobile App Startup

PYMNTS

the San Francisco-based payments platform, has announced it purchased Verse, the Spanish mobile app startup that allows users to make payments instantly at no cost. Partnerships / Acquisitions acquisitions Editors' Picks Mobile Payments News Square Verse What's HotSquare Inc.,

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Mobile adoption jumps at Citi

Bank Innovation

Citibank is reporting strong mobile user growth. In a second-quarter earnings call today, the bank reported active mobile users grew 12 percent year-over-year for North America customers (11.4 Exclusive Retail Banking Citi Mobile banking online banking

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Study finds mobile surpasses PC enrollments

Bank Innovation

Mobile enrollments made some major leaps this year, surpassing even computer enrollments. Premium BBVA Compass Chime enrollment IDology mobile application Mobile banking

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How Mobile Technology Is Changing Insurance Claims

PYMNTS

The uptick in smartphone use and availability, however, has prompted many insurance providers to enable customers to file claims from their phones, but few have implemented mobile disbursements. “I Mobile Insurance Disbursement Challenges. Mobile and InsurTech’s future.

Nearly One-Third of all Starbucks Payments Are Mobile

Bank Innovation

What makes the Starbucks mobile wallet such a popular option when it comes to paying for that morning coffee? Mobile payment at the coffee company’s U.S. Meanwhile, Starbucks Mobile […].

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JPMorgan Chase Keeps Lead in Mobile Banking

Bank Innovation

consumer banks in terms of mobile banking use, fourth quarter earnings released this week show. The bank has counted the most active mobile users of the big four U.S. JPMorgan Chase & Co. remains the clear leader among the largest U.S.

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Biometric Features Can Drive Mobile Payment Adoption

Bank Innovation

Privacy and fraud are still a concern among consumers when it comes to mobile payments. A study conducted by Oxford Economics found that among consumers globally, 70% fear hackers could steal their personal information when they use a mobile wallet, and 67% worry […].

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Mobile Banking Usage Keeps Growing As Branch Visits Decline

Bank Innovation

It is no secret that Mobile Banking is increasing becoming a popular way of banking for many users. In fact, in a report published by RaddonSM, a subsidiary of Fiserv, shows that mobile banking usage has grown from 7% of all consumers in […].

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Mobile Order-Ahead’s Mindset Shift

PYMNTS

It is why, he noted, we see stats like the latest data in the January edition of the Kount and PYMNTS Mobile Order-Ahead Tracker , which found that only 32 percent of customers are using mobile order-ahead, and only 28 percent are paying in-app.

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T-Mobile Hacked, User Data Stolen

PYMNTS

Telecom giant T-Mobile suffered a data breach that exposed the personal information of employees and customers to unknown hackers, according to reports. “We We regret that this incident occurred,” T-Mobile said. “We T-Mobile said it is in the process of notifying affected customers.

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The Four Features That Budget Conscious Consumers Want From Mobile Card Apps

PYMNTS

Convincing consumers to designate precious space on their mobile phones to download yet another app can be a tough sell these days. Yet, large shares of consumers would be willing to make room for additional apps that can give them greater control over their spending.

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Growing Debit Card Use Crushes Mobile Wallets

Bank Innovation

Mobile wallets may be all the buzz, but debit cards were still the most popular of payment method in the U.S. Cards Commerce DataBank Mobile Payments Retail Apple Pay Debit Card mobile wallet Pulse

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More People Use Banking Apps Than Photo Apps on Mobile

Bank Innovation

DataBank Databank Mobile mobile Mobile banking Social MediaTurns out, banking apps are higher up in consumers’ smartphones than photo or video apps. A study by Forrester Research, released this week, indicates that 32% of U.S.

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