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"If you don't have a relationship with the customer, you're just a utility, you're just the dumb pipes." Francisco Gonzalez, executive chairman of BBVA has for a long time proved his ability to predict future trends and keep his company ahead of the curve in terms of technology development and understanding of customer needs.
Hail to the contactless payment wristband in Rio Is this really news? Gemalto and RioCard are celebrating the use of a contactless wristband for transit payments during this year's Olympic Games. Great idea, but hardly new.
Comment: What happens if HSBC's voice ID fails? HSBC's rollout of biometrics to identify its customers in the UK raises the question of whether this finally is the technology to replace current password and PIN-based ID systems.
PayPal uses partnerships to build multichannel power
24 separate deals in 18 months expand customer offering both online and in-store
Faced with growing digital payments competition from rivals such as Amazon and Square, PayPal is pursuing an aggressive strategy of partnerships to expand its payments offering to consumers both online and offline.
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Tuesday, 01 August 2017Does the Facebook AI experience give cause for concern? How far advanced is AI in payments? Read more ...