How Data Evaluation Technology Can Provide a Competitive Advantage for Financial Institutes
Blog Posts13th July 2013
The amount of electronically stored data is growing rapidly. Between 2010 and 2012, the amount of data stored worldwide increased by more than half to a total of 2.8 zettabyte. Between 1999 and 2003, the annual yearly growth of stored data was around 30%.
Banking Apps – The Digital Building Blocks of Banks’ Omni-channel Strategy
Blog Posts11th June 2013
Nowadays, banking apps form part of the standard services offered by many banks. In the US, the majority of smartphone and tablet users have installed their bank’s app, and 44% of them use the app. In Germany, 26% of all smartphone and 37% of all tablet owners state that they often use their devices for banking activities.
Money via Email – Google and Square Enable Transactions by Email
Blog Posts22nd May 2013
Dr. Mirko Schiefelbein
Google only recently announced that it would enable users to send money via its email service, and now Square has announced a similar option with its service “Square Cash”. What is so interesting about transferring money and making payments via email? Of what use is this to customers, and to the providers? And what is the backstory behind this development in regard to the Payment Transactions segment?