Internet and tech giants, not banks, are the darlings of FinTech experts, says GlobalData

In Q4, 2017, Google has emerged as the most frequently mentioned company amongst key FinTech influencers in all but one key category, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. According to GlobalData’s FinTech Influencer platform, which tracks and … Continue reading

Rio de Janeiro launches Gemalto contactless transport ticketing wristband

Pioneering initiative by RioCard simplifies payments and improves public transportation Amsterdam – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces its collaboration with RioCard, Rio de Janeiro’s public transportation ticketing operator, to implement contactless transport ticket wristbands. When … Continue reading

Young, High Income Consumers Lead the Smartwatch Revolution

Smartwatch Adoption Set for Strong Growth Next Year as Apple Watch Launches into Wearables San Francisco, CA, April 16, 2015: The Apple Watch release could be the shot that sets smartwatch adoption off to the races. The opportunity is great: wearables owners … Continue reading

The World’s Most Anticipated Wearable to Change the Marketing/Engagement Game Forever By: Tom Cotney, CEO, Mblox

Apple calls its new Watch its “most personal device ever” – another game changer for companies looking to care for and build deep, long-term relationships with consumers. Savvy brands are now forced to adjust their current customer engagement approaches to … Continue reading