A Model That Captures New Revenues & Increases Cost Efficiency, Required For Banks: A.T. Kearney Study

June 30, 2015    By : LTP Team

In a very interesting study by A.T. Kearney called the 2015 Retail Banking Radar – they tracked nearly 100 retail banks and retail banking divisions in 24 European markets. Forty-six banks are in 13 Western European markets: Austria, Belgium, Denmark,

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Strategic Payments: A Career Opportunity for the CFO

June 30, 2015    By : Karla

There’s a lot of talk going on right now about accounting becoming more strategic. Automating payments is a great place to start, and a golden opportunity for AP to show strategic leadership and position itself for the future. A new

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Why Barclays Just Launched Its BPay Devices and Said No to Apple Pay

June 30, 2015    By : Priti

After Apple announced that Apple Pay is entering UK in July, most major financial institutions in the UK supported Apple Pay, but there was one major bank missing from the list: Barclays. Barclaycard—the leading credit card issuer in the UK—is

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12 Partnerships in the Payments Industry Not to be Forgotten

June 30, 2015    By : LTP Team

We have witnessed some prominent partnerships established among players in the payments industry. The number of nodes (and complexity) in the payments ecosystem makes it necessary to strike partnerships to get things done (and sometimes to gain competitive advantage). These

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18 Companies Pushing The Envelope in Payments Analytics

June 29, 2015    By : Amit

I am sure you would have already heard about Falcon 9 that had experienced a problem shortly before first stage shutdown yesterday (Yes, it’s rocket science!). Apparently, the only way to know what happened there is, as Elon Musk describes

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Apriva and Amano McGann Bring EMV to Parking Payment Systems Nationwide

June 29, 2015    By : LTP Team

Apriva, the leading provider of secure end-to-end wireless transaction and information solutions, announced a partnership with Amano McGann, the leading provider of parking automation in North America. Through this partnership, Apriva will be enabling integration of their EMV-ready Apriva Gateway

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Europe Ahead in Terms of Micro-Insurance Startups: Four Firms to Look out For

June 29, 2015    By : LTP Team

The sluggish financial environment strained customers to make a conscious attempt to look for better deals (thanks to deal comparison sites). Likewise, increasing trust among users for transacting online has boosted the growth of the partaking economy (P2P model). Similar

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Mondo: UK’s Bank-In-An-App Waiting to Unbox Itself

June 29, 2015    By : Priti

Mondo is a mobile-first bank and a new challenger bank in the UK that is yet to receive its license. When launched, users will be able to access their current accounts on their smartphones and can have full control of

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Fast Fraud and Merchants: How to Stop Your Next Biggest Threat

June 29, 2015    By : LTP Team

Americans are making more purchases online and on their phones than ever before… And many of those purchases are strictly digital—products like e-books, gift cards, and event tickets—with instant delivery to the consumer. For retailers, it’s becoming increasingly necessary to offer digital goods and online sales options

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Mobile Banking Leads Financial Liberation in Eastern Europe

June 28, 2015    By : LTP Team

Summary: Mobile banking is enabling mobile phone users in Eastern Europe to achieve financial liberation. Despite the rapid adoption of mobile banking initiatives by banks the services on offer mostly seek to serve smartphone users. This single focus could risk alienating

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