Mobile payments – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:00:30 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Mobile payments – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Moving the payment landscape forward at speed https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/moving-the-payment-landscape-forward-at-speed/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/moving-the-payment-landscape-forward-at-speed/#respond Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:02:13 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1204332 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/moving-the-payment-landscape-forward-at-speed/feed/ 0 How consumers and government can combat the shadow economy https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/how-consumers-and-government-can-combat-the-shadow-economy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/how-consumers-and-government-can-combat-the-shadow-economy/#respond Tue, 11 Jul 2017 04:13:41 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1160693 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/how-consumers-and-government-can-combat-the-shadow-economy/feed/ 0 ECB to enable mobile payments using phone numbers by 2018 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/ecb-to-enable-mobile-payments-using-phone-numbers-by-2018/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/ecb-to-enable-mobile-payments-using-phone-numbers-by-2018/#respond Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:22:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.fr/?post_type=news&p=319099 EURACTIV's partner La Tribune reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/ecb-to-enable-mobile-payments-using-phone-numbers-by-2018/feed/ 0 UK fintech finds EU barriers emerging after Brexit vote https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-fintech-finds-eu-barriers-emerging-after-brexit-vote/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-fintech-finds-eu-barriers-emerging-after-brexit-vote/#respond Thu, 03 Nov 2016 10:05:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1056591 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/uk-fintech-finds-eu-barriers-emerging-after-brexit-vote/feed/ 0 A cashless society is a fairer society https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/opinion/a-cashless-society-is-a-fairer-society/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/opinion/a-cashless-society-is-a-fairer-society/#comments Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:00:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1037817 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/opinion/a-cashless-society-is-a-fairer-society/feed/ 3 Blending: The new buzzword at EU’s ‘Davos of Development’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/blending-the-new-buzzword-at-eus-davos-of-development/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/blending-the-new-buzzword-at-eus-davos-of-development/#respond Fri, 17 Jun 2016 04:05:51 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=999018 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/blending-the-new-buzzword-at-eus-davos-of-development/feed/ 0 National Front calls for ban on Bitcoin https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/national-front-calls-for-ban-on-bitcoin/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/national-front-calls-for-ban-on-bitcoin/#comments Wed, 08 Jun 2016 03:55:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=992592 EURACTIV France reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/national-front-calls-for-ban-on-bitcoin/feed/ 1 Brexit could boost UK financial technology firms – but only in short-term https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/brexit-could-boost-uk-financial-technology-firms-but-only-in-short-term/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/brexit-could-boost-uk-financial-technology-firms-but-only-in-short-term/#respond Mon, 11 Apr 2016 14:32:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?guid=7d60a8e7e1a3c8f50ad618b717239933 https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/brexit-could-boost-uk-financial-technology-firms-but-only-in-short-term/feed/ 0 Phone-packed Africa leads way in take-up of mobile banking https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/phone-packed-africa-leads-way-in-take-up-of-mobile-banking/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/phone-packed-africa-leads-way-in-take-up-of-mobile-banking/#respond Tue, 28 Apr 2015 08:49:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870429 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/phone-packed-africa-leads-way-in-take-up-of-mobile-banking/feed/ 0 Cashless payment hopes pinned on developing nations https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/cashless-payment-hopes-pinned-on-developing-nations/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/cashless-payment-hopes-pinned-on-developing-nations/#respond Wed, 19 Nov 2014 07:28:21 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=859423 SPECIAL REPORT: Business and civil interests representing the mobile payments markets are developing global principles, standards and codes of conduct for digital finance, as cashless payments move to the fore in the developing world, following a meeting this summer in Perth, Australia.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/cashless-payment-hopes-pinned-on-developing-nations/feed/ 0 Biometric security moves to counter cyber fraud https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/biometric-security-moves-to-counter-cyber-fraud/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/biometric-security-moves-to-counter-cyber-fraud/#respond Tue, 18 Nov 2014 07:29:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=859322 SPECIAL REPORT: If consumers put safety and security of their payments as a key priority when shopping, it is with good reason.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/biometric-security-moves-to-counter-cyber-fraud/feed/ 0 Mobile phones call up a cashless future https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/mobile-phones-call-up-a-cashless-future/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/mobile-phones-call-up-a-cashless-future/#respond Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:58:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=859231 SPECIAL REPORT: A boom in payment-enabled smartphone manufacture and the entry of key phone and finance players into the mobile wallets market has made 2014 a watershed year, as the tide turns against the future use of cash.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/mobile-phones-call-up-a-cashless-future/feed/ 0 The demise of cash? https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/special_report/the-demise-of-cash/ Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=891332 New payment services lack security standards, officials warn https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/new-payment-services-lack-security-standards-officials-warn/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/new-payment-services-lack-security-standards-officials-warn/#respond Thu, 09 Jan 2014 07:59:13 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832885 https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/new-payment-services-lack-security-standards-officials-warn/feed/ 0 European Central Bank concerned over mobile payments security https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-central-bank-concerned-over-mobile-payments-security/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-central-bank-concerned-over-mobile-payments-security/#respond Thu, 21 Nov 2013 23:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832560 EURACTIV France reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/european-central-bank-concerned-over-mobile-payments-security/feed/ 0 New players cause headaches for mobile payments standards https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/new-players-cause-headaches-for-mobile-payments-standards/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/new-players-cause-headaches-for-mobile-payments-standards/#respond Thu, 31 Oct 2013 17:09:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832323 https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/new-players-cause-headaches-for-mobile-payments-standards/feed/ 0 Economist: Lower card fees did not benefit Spanish consumers https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/interview/economist-lower-card-fees-did-not-benefit-spanish-consumers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/interview/economist-lower-card-fees-did-not-benefit-spanish-consumers/#respond Fri, 12 Jul 2013 08:55:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=835126 https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/interview/economist-lower-card-fees-did-not-benefit-spanish-consumers/feed/ 0 Academic says EU payments regulation will dampen innovation https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/academic-says-eu-payments-regulation-will-dampen-innovation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/academic-says-eu-payments-regulation-will-dampen-innovation/#respond Fri, 12 Jul 2013 08:30:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831499 SPECIAL REPORT / An updated Payment Services Directive (PSD II) that aims to embrace new mobile payments methods could end up acting as a hindrance to entrepreneurs, a leading Spanish academic told EURACTIV. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/academic-says-eu-payments-regulation-will-dampen-innovation/feed/ 0 New mobile payment systems pose regulatory, security challenges https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/new-mobile-payment-systems-pose-regulatory-security-challenges/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/new-mobile-payment-systems-pose-regulatory-security-challenges/#respond Thu, 11 Jul 2013 07:50:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831488 SPECIAL REPORT / An updated Payment Services Directive (PSD II), to be published by the European Commission this month, will struggle to cover regulatory and security challenges posed by a range of new mobile payments services expected to explode onto the European scene over the next two years. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/new-mobile-payment-systems-pose-regulatory-security-challenges/feed/ 0 Cultural differences challenge European single payments area https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/cultural-differences-challenge-european-single-payments-area/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/cultural-differences-challenge-european-single-payments-area/#respond Wed, 10 Jul 2013 07:40:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831459 SPECIAL REPORT / New rules to promote a Single European Payments Area (SEPA) will be presented this month, but the EU executive faces cultural as well as regulatory hurdles in attempting to promote online and mobile payments across the EU. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/cultural-differences-challenge-european-single-payments-area/feed/ 0 Mobile giants step up preparations for e-payments boom https://www.euractiv.com/section/mobile-payments/news/mobile-giants-step-up-preparations-for-e-payments-boom/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/mobile-payments/news/mobile-giants-step-up-preparations-for-e-payments-boom/#respond Fri, 01 Mar 2013 08:48:29 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829238 SPECIAL REPORT / The world’s largest technology companies have announced new partnerships in mobile payments and image changes, as they seek to maintain dominance in the fast-shifting technology market. EURACTIV reports from the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/mobile-payments/news/mobile-giants-step-up-preparations-for-e-payments-boom/feed/ 0 Telecom firms in scramble for cashless mobile wallets https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/telecom-firms-in-scramble-for-cashless-mobile-wallets/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/telecom-firms-in-scramble-for-cashless-mobile-wallets/#respond Mon, 19 Mar 2012 08:11:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=820494 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/telecom-firms-in-scramble-for-cashless-mobile-wallets/feed/ 0 EU moves to integrate online, mobile, card payments https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-moves-to-integrate-online-mobile-card-payments/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-moves-to-integrate-online-mobile-card-payments/#respond Thu, 12 Jan 2012 07:48:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=819931 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-moves-to-integrate-online-mobile-card-payments/feed/ 0 EU plans next move as Google, Visa jostle for ‘eMoney’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-plans-next-move-as-google-visa-jostle-for-emoney/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-plans-next-move-as-google-visa-jostle-for-emoney/#respond Thu, 22 Dec 2011 07:32:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=820419 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/eu-plans-next-move-as-google-visa-jostle-for-emoney/feed/ 0