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Is mobile wallet and payment industry headed towards consolidation?

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Is mobile wallet and payment industry headed towards consolidation? Originally published in the Economic Times, 15 July 2017 Mobile wallets have been one of the primary beneficiaries of the increasing digitalization of payments. The demonetization drive brought in an early Christmas for the wallet players last year, with the leading e-wallets declaring an unprecedented increase…

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Security in digital payments: urgent need for focus

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Security in digital payments: urgent need for focus Originally published in CXOtoday.com, 6 July 2017 The unprecedented push for cashless payments has enabled the growth of several FinTech and digital payments platforms alike. However, while e-wallets have gained traction and the utility of credit cards and net-banking has increased, the need for cyber-security has also…

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Deciphering the role of payment gateways in the post-demonetization era

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Deciphering the role of payment gateways in the post-demonetization era Originally published on YourStory, 17 March 2017 Digital transactions have been consistently on a rise, ever since the demonetization announcement by the Indian government in November 2016. While the e-wallets took care of the everyday consumer-centric transactions, payments gateways had larger shoes to fill, especially…

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2017 will be a busy year for digital payments

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2017 WILL BE A BUSY YEAR FOR DIGITAL PAYMENTS Originally published in CXOtoday.com, 18 January 2017 In the last one year, various initiatives by the Indian government under its Digital India program, resulted in the rise in mobile and internet transactions. The demonetization drive towards the end further pushed Indians to adopt digital payments and spearheaded…

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