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Reports

Tap to pay is taking off

“Last year at Visa Payments Forum, Visa’s annual conference for customers and partners, a major discussion was the expansion of tap to pay in the United States. As this year’s event begins in Chicago, Visa is excited to share that tapping to pay is becoming a reality across the U.S. and continues to gain momentum […]

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Reports

Fintechs and Financial Inclusion

“This paper documents CGAP’s work with 18 fintech pilots in Africa and South Asia. The goal of this paper is to explain innovations in a detailed way and generate insight on whether the services (i) work as stated, (ii) create value for underserved customers, and (iii) ease age-old pain points in delivering financial services to […]
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Domains

Among Businesses, A Wider Array of Payouts to Consumers Is Gaining Attention

“Consumer-payments services are starting to garner attention among businesses, with 76% of banks having corporate customers asking for automated business-to-consumer payment services. That’s the word from Bottomline Technologies Inc. in its 2019 B2B Payments and Working Capital Management Strategies Survey, released this week. They survey of more than 300 financial professionals across North America and […]
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Reports

Digital Transformation of Finance Accelerates: Study Shows ~20% of Businesses Plan to Automate Accounts Payable Within One Year

“The survey revealed 43% of finance professionals work for companies that have either already implemented accounts payable automation technology (24%), or plan to within one year (19%). This represents a 30% increase over the number of companies responding similarly in last year’s survey, reflecting the increasingly mainstream adoption of automation technology by finance professionals.”