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India's mobile wallet transactions up at $9 billion in 2017: Morgan Stanley - ETTelecom.com

16/06/2017 Link to source

India's mobile wallet transactions up at $9 billion in 2017: Morgan Stanley India's mobile wallet transactions up at $9 billion in 2017: Morgan Stanley NEW DELHI: New York-based financial services firm Morgan Stanley Friday said that India's mobile wallet transactions were up nine-fold in two years to reach $9 billion as of ...

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Morgan Stanley from New York (NY), US
Rank 23; USA; Morgan Stanley from New York (NY), US is ranked 23rd in the Top 1000 2011 ranking, falling 1 place(s) on the previous ranking. This ranking is based on a tier 1 capital of US$ 52.88 bn at 31-Dec-2010, which indicates a growth of 13.31%
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/india.gifIndia
The Republic of India is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area and the second-most populous country.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/morgan.pngMorgan Forum
Industry organization MORGAN is a professional network for organisations working to develop and enable mobile content services in Sweden.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/mobilemoneytransfer.pngMobile Money Transfer
The Mobile Money Transfer (MMT) category has been described by Shift Thought™ to include personal money transfer transactions initiated using a mobile device.
Morgan Stanley from New York (NY), US
Rank 23; USA; Morgan Stanley from New York (NY), US is ranked 23rd in the Top 1000 2011 ranking, falling 1 place(s) on the previous ranking. This ranking is based on a tier 1 capital of US$ 52.88 bn at 31-Dec-2010, which indicates a growth of 13.31%
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/morgan.pngMorgan Forum
Industry organization MORGAN is a professional network for organisations working to develop and enable mobile content services in Sweden.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngMobile Wallet
A mobile wallet implements an account and stored value or e-money service associated with a mobile subscription.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/brochureicons/viewport_india_2014.pngDigital Money in India 2014
India, the second-most populous country in the world has ambitious plans for financial inclusion, putting in place infrastructure to spread low cost mobile financial services throughout the country.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/brochureicons/wp_mmindia.pngMobile money in India
A concise look at mobile financial services in India.

International Day for Family Remittances - The Phnom Penh Post

16/06/2017 Link to source

International Day for Family Remittances But the impact of June 16 – International Day for Family Remittances – is massive. From Asia to Africa from the United States to China, the financial pipeline of people transferring money to families back home is almost endless. In a country such as ...

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/china.gifChina
The People's Republic of China (PRC), is a country in East Asia. It is the world's most populous country. Since the introduction of economic reforms in 1978, China has become the world's fastest-growing major economy.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/usa.gifUSA
The United States of America is a federal constitutional republic consisting of fifty states and a federal district.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/imt.pngInternational Money Transfer
This category refers to the provision of international money transfer services.
Africa Region
World's second largest and second most populous continent, after Asia
Middle East & Africa
Middle East and Africa
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngPost
This describes issues that relate to the role played by postal institutions in the provision of digital money services.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/brochureicons/viewport_china_2015.pngDigital Money in China 2015
An immense change has taken place in mainland China over the last 5 years over which we have carried out in-depth studies of this market. This positioned China as the largest online retail market in the world, and a leader in the use of Digital Money.

Dubai Economy launches mobile payment service | Zawya MENA ... - Zawya

16/06/2017 Link to source

Dubai Economy launches mobile payment service | MENA ... Developed within the framework of the Dubai Smart Government initiative, Emcredit has partnered with Noor Bank to build the payment service. - MENA ... and more »

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/digitalcontent.pngDigital Content
Digital Content (DC) is the category under which we classify consumer payements related to purchase of digital content and services. This includes purchase of games, music downloads and other typically small value payments from consumers to companies.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/mobilepayment.pngMobile Payment
Mobile payment refers to the use of a mobile device as a channel to initiate payments. This includes both local and remote payments, as well as the use of the mobile device to accept payment (mPOS).
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngEconomy and Economic Outlook
As market development and business development activities involve a good understanding of the market conditions in each country, this topic on Economy pulls together knowledge related to Economic Outlook.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngMobile Payment
Mobile payment refers to the use of a mobile device as a channel to initiate payments. This includes both local and remote payments, as well as the use of the mobile device to accept payment (mPOS).

The 2017 Remittances Technology Innovation RemTECH Awards ... - PR Newswire (press release)

15/06/2017 Link to source

The 2017 Remittances Technology Innovation RemTECH Awards ... NEW YORK, June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2017 Remittances Technology Innovation RemTECH Awards were announced today at the Global Forum ... Blockchain Solution Everex Nominated for Remittance Innovation ... AllCoinsNews.com (blog) all 2 news articles »

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain
Blockchain was founded in 2011 by Ben Reeves from the United Kingdom. Today it claims to be the most popular web based bitcoin wallet and most highly trafficked bitcoin website.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/cot_vendor.pngDigital Technology
The Digital Technology domain has been described by Shift Thought™ as a way to understand the technologies that form the basis of the products and services within the Digital Money domain.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/imt.pngInternational Money Transfer
This category refers to the provision of international money transfer services.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain
Blockchain was founded in 2011 by Ben Reeves from the United Kingdom. Today it claims to be the most popular web based bitcoin wallet and most highly trafficked bitcoin website.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/mywallet.pngBlockchain My Wallet
Blockchain offers My Wallet as a free online bitcoin wallet which consumers can use to make worldwide payments for free.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngRemittance
This relates to movement of money because of the need to send money back home. A remittance is a transfer of money typically by a foreign worker back to their home country.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngTechnology
Technology has a key role to play in enabling innovations in digital money services.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain My Wallet
Blockchain offers My Wallet as a free online bitcoin wallet which consumers can use to make worldwide payments for free.

Bitcoin and Ethereum dropping: Here's why cryptocurrency prices are crashing right now - Mic

15/06/2017 Link to source

Bitcoin and Ethereum dropping: Here's why cryptocurrency prices are crashing right now It's been a chaotic week for cryptocurrency traders: Prices for most of the hundred largest digital currencies, including bitcoin, fell precipitously on Thursday morning, many by 10% or more. As of 11:00 a.m. EDT, bitcoin prices had fallen more than 11 ...

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Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC)
The Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) is a government-appointed body under the Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development that appraises domestic investment proposals in Myanmar.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/ethereum.pngethereum
Ethereum positions itself as a "Bitcoin 2.0" platform and a programming language that makes it possible for any developer to build and publish next-generation decentralized applications.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/digitalmoney.pngVirtual Currency
Virtual currencies, also known as crypto currencies are a form of digital means of value transfer.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/mobilemoney.pngVirtual Currency
Virtual currency differs from electronic money as the currency has no physical counterpart with legal tender status. The schemes, of which Bitcoin is the most well known are generally based on a peer-to-peer network.
Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC)
The Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) is a government-appointed body under the Ministry of National Planning and Economic Development that appraises domestic investment proposals in Myanmar.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/ethereum.pngethereum
Ethereum positions itself as a "Bitcoin 2.0" platform and a programming language that makes it possible for any developer to build and publish next-generation decentralized applications.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/bitcoinfoundation.pngBitcoin Foundation
The Bitcoin Foundation was launched in September 2012 to accelerate the global growth of bitcoin through standardization, protection, and promotion of the open source protocol.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/bitcoin.pngBitcoin
Bitcoin is an experimental new digital currency that enables instant payments to anyone, anywhere in the world. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/ethereum.pngEther for Ethereum
Ether is the internal currency that powers Ethereum applications and acts as a token of exchange on the decentralized network.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/cryptocurrency.pngCryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency is the term used to refer to virtual currencies such as Bitcoin.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/bitcoin.pngBitcoin
Bitcoin is an experimental new digital currency that enables instant payments to anyone, anywhere in the world. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority: managing transactions and issuing money are carried out collect
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/ethereum.pngEther for Ethereum
Ether is the internal currency that powers Ethereum applications and acts as a token of exchange on the decentralized network.

Costly cash transfers are the preferred method of sending money to Africa - Quartz

15/06/2017 Link to source

Costly cash transfers are the preferred method of sending money to Africa At least that's the case with immigrant families sending money from the United Kingdom, one of the largest sources of remittances in the world. Despite the availability of digital transfer models, the majority of remitters still prefer cash-to-cash ...

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/uk.gifUnited Kingdom
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is a sovereign state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/digitalservices.pngDigital Services
The Digital Services domain has been described by Shift Thought™ as a way to understand the different kinds of products and services that consumers and businesses are offered within the context of Digital Money.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/imt.pngInternational Money Transfer
This category refers to the provision of international money transfer services.
Africa Region
World's second largest and second most populous continent, after Asia
Middle East & Africa
Middle East and Africa
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/world.pngWorld
Worldwide the payments market remains fragmented with many different payment services and technologies, drivers, business models and value chains.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/transferbanamex.pngTransfer (formerly Banamex Transfer)
Leading mobile operator America Movil and US bank Citigroup have announced a joint venture to offer mobile banking throughout Latin America, in what would be a major boost to the take-up of such services in the region. The joint venture called Transf

Amazon India gears up to expand scope of digital payments service in India - Livemint

15/06/2017 Link to source

Amazon India gears up to expand scope of digital payments service in India Amazon India, which had applied for what is called a prepaid payment instrument (PPI) licence nearly a year ago, has got the go-ahead from RBI to launch its own digital wallet service, but it is not clear whether the company will launch a new payments ... Amazon India all set to launch digital payment platform Moneycontrol.com all 15 news articles »

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/india.gifIndia
The Republic of India is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area and the second-most populous country.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/rbi.pngReserve Bank of India (RBI)
Reserve Bank of India is the Central Bank responsible for the monetary stability in India.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/amazonpayments.pngAmazon Payments, Inc.
Amazon Payments, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Amazon.com.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/payment.pngDigital Payment
The Digital Payments domain has been described by Shift Thought™ as a way to understand the different ways in which monetary value may be transferred between persons, businesses, government and other entities.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/wallet.pngDigital Wallets
The Digital Wallet domain has been described by Shift Thought™ as a means of understanding the whole range of stored value products including the provision of e-money, mobile wallets and e-wallets.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/amazonpayments.pngAmazon China/ Amazon.cn (formerly Joyo.com)
Amazon China/ Amazon.cn (formerly Joyo.com) is the China operation of Amazon, the world’s leading e-commerce company.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/amazonpayments.pngAmazon India/ Amazon Seller Services Private Ltd
Amazon.in is operated by Amazon Seller Services Private Ltd, an affiliate of Amazon.com.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/amazonpayments.pngACI Gift Cards Inc. (Amazon)
ACI Gift Cards Inc. with its afffiliates runs the Amazon Coins program in USA.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/amazonpayments.pngAmazon - USA
Amazon Payments, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Amazon.com.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/amazonpayments.pngAmazon Payments Europe S.C.A.
Amazon Payments Europe S.C.A. is authorised as an electronic money institution in Luxembourg.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngDigital Wallet
The Digital Wallet topic discusses the use of an account and stored value or e-money across multiple channels and services. This includes prepaid cards, vouchers and mobile wallets.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngPayments
The Payments Topic includes knowledge related to a variety of services such as mobile payments, online payments, bill payments and more.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/brochureicons/viewport_india_2014.pngDigital Money in India 2014
India, the second-most populous country in the world has ambitious plans for financial inclusion, putting in place infrastructure to spread low cost mobile financial services throughout the country.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/brochureicons/wp_mmindia.pngMobile money in India
A concise look at mobile financial services in India.

Top university under 'ransomware' cyber-attack - BBC News

15/06/2017 Link to source

Top university under 'ransomware' cyber-attack The university has warned staff and students of the risk of data loss and "very substantial disruption". University College London (UCL) is a "centre of excellence in cyber-security research", a status awarded by the GCHQ intelligence and monitoring ... UCL Ransomware Cyber Attack – Education needs educating about cyber security Computer Business Review University College London Suffers Zero-Day Ransomware Cyber Attack Silicon UK University College London: Suffers “Ransomware” Cyber-Attack COED (blog) all 17 news articles »

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/uk.gifUnited Kingdom
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is a sovereign state located off the north-western coast of continental Europe.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security
This category refers to technologies, processes and practices designed to protect systems, networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Detect
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to the Detect Function in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Framework & Standards
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Framework & Standards.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Governance
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Governance.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Identify
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to the Identify Function in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Protect
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to the Protect Function in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Recover
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to the Recover Function in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Respond
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to the Respond Function in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Risk Assessment
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Risk Assessment.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Security Engineering
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Security Engineering.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Security Operation
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Security Operation.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Security information, event management (SIEM)
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Security information, event management (SIEM).
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI)
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Threat Intelligence.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngCyber Security
Cyber security relates to protection of systems, networks and data in cyberspace and in this topic we focus on connections with Digital Money, including e-commerce and e-security across mobile, web and other channels.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngSecurity
This relates to the Security considerations for Digital Money

Visa enhances payment experiences at official FIFA stadiums - EPR Retail News (press release)

15/06/2017 Link to source

Visa enhances payment experiences at official FIFA stadiums As a global leader in payment innovation , Visa is also collaborating with Russia-based Alfa-Bank, the Official European Bank of the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, to introduce a Visa NFC-enabled Alfa-Bank payment band, which is available for 1,000 ... Visa Launches New Payment Methods For FIFA Stadiums PYMNTS.com Visa champions cashless payments at FIFA Confederations Cup Finextra all 369 news articles »

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/russia.gifRussian Federation
Russia possesses one of the largest telecoms markets in the world due to its sizeable population. Like much of Russia's economy, the telecoms sector is developing, with total revenue growing by 2.7% during 2009 to reach RUB1.3 trillion.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/authorizenet.pngAuthorize.Net (CybesSource, Visa)
Since 1996, Authorize.Net has been a leading provider of payment gateway services, managing the submission of billions of transactions to the processing networks on behalf of merchant customers.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/nfc.pngNear Field Communication (NFC)
Near field communication (NFC) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish radio communication with each other by touching them together or bringing them into close proximity, usually no more than a few centimeters.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/nfc.pngNear Field Communication
This category describes payment services involving Near Field Communications (NFC)
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/china unionpay.pngChina Union Pay (CUP) - China
China Union Pay is the National bankcard association in China
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/authorizenet.pngAuthorize.Net (CybesSource, Visa)
Since 1996, Authorize.Net has been a leading provider of payment gateway services, managing the submission of billions of transactions to the processing networks on behalf of merchant customers.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/visa.pngVisa Inc. - International
201007: Acquired CyberSource Visa operates the world's largest retail electronic payments network providing processing services and payment product platforms. This includes consumer credit, debit, prepaid and commercial payments, which are offered un
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/visa.pngVisa Mobile Money - Kenya
Visa Inc. launched their new plug-and-play mobile money platform to offer bank-grade financial services with simplified transactions in February 2016, claimed to be more cost-efficient for financial institutions and mobile operators.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/visa.pngVisa Mobile Money
Visa Inc. launched their new plug-and-play mobile money platform to offer bank-grade financial services with simplified transactions in February 2016, claimed to be more cost-efficient for financial institutions and mobile operators.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/gemaltowhatisnfc.pngNear field communication (NFC)
Near field communication (NFC) allows for simplified transactions, data exchange, and wireless connections between two devices in close proximity to each other, usually by no more than a few centimeters.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngPayments
The Payments Topic includes knowledge related to a variety of services such as mobile payments, online payments, bill payments and more.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngRetail
The Retail topic discusses issues and rules relating to the Retail Players involved in the digital money ecosystem.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/visa.pngChunghwa Mobile Payment With Visa and Chinatrust
Chunghwa Trials Mobile Payment With Visa and Chinatrust
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/visa.pngVisa, Maxis NFC Trials
Visa and Maxis conducted the first payWave Trial in Malaysia, where Visa had first introduced Visa contactless cards.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/visa.pngVisa Mobile Money
Visa Inc. launched their new plug-and-play mobile money platform to offer bank-grade financial services with simplified transactions in February 2016, claimed to be more cost-efficient for financial institutions and mobile operators.

'We Don't Think There Is Any Money to Be Made In Payments Anymore,' Says Goldman Sachs Backed Firm - TheStreet.com

15/06/2017 Link to source

'We Don't Think There Is Any Money to Be Made In Payments Anymore,' Says Goldman Sachs Backed Firm Circle Internet Financial, a blockchain-based payments startup company which is backed by banking giant Goldman Sachs (GS) , on Thursday launched a no-fee international online money transfer service, Reuters reports. The service allows people in the ... and more »

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Goldman Sachs
Goldman Sachs from New York (NY), US is ranked 19th in the Top 1000 2011 ranking, falling 3 place(s) on the previous ranking.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain
Blockchain was founded in 2011 by Ben Reeves from the United Kingdom. Today it claims to be the most popular web based bitcoin wallet and most highly trafficked bitcoin website.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/circle.pngCircle Internet Financial, Inc.
Circle Internet Financial, Inc. is a Delaware company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Circle Internet Financial Limited, which is organized under the laws of Ireland.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/moneytransfer.pngMoney Transfer
This category refers to Money Transfer Services. This includes domestic, regional and international money transfer across all channels.
Goldman Sachs - US
Rank 19; USA; Goldman Sachs from New York (NY), US is ranked 19th in the Top 1000 2011 ranking, falling 3 place(s) on the previous ranking. This ranking is based on a tier 1 capital of US$ 71.23 bn at 31-Dec-2010, which indicates a growth of 10.2% on
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain
Blockchain was founded in 2011 by Ben Reeves from the United Kingdom. Today it claims to be the most popular web based bitcoin wallet and most highly trafficked bitcoin website.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/circle.pngCircle Internet Financial, Inc.
Circle Internet Financial, Inc. is a Delaware company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Circle Internet Financial Limited, which is organized under the laws of Ireland.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/mywallet.pngBlockchain My Wallet
Blockchain offers My Wallet as a free online bitcoin wallet which consumers can use to make worldwide payments for free.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/transferbanamex.pngTransfer (formerly Banamex Transfer)
Leading mobile operator America Movil and US bank Citigroup have announced a joint venture to offer mobile banking throughout Latin America, in what would be a major boost to the take-up of such services in the region. The joint venture called Transf
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngDomestic Money Transfer (DMT)
The Domestic Money Transfer (DMT) topic discusses issues relating to the transfer of money within a country.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngInternational Money Transfer
The International Money Transfer (IMT) topic discusses issues relating to the transfer of money across countries.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngMoney Transfer
Money transfer refers to the movement of money from one person or institution to another.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngPayments
The Payments Topic includes knowledge related to a variety of services such as mobile payments, online payments, bill payments and more.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngWeb
This relates to special considerations for use of the internet or web as a channel for extending digital money services.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain My Wallet
Blockchain offers My Wallet as a free online bitcoin wallet which consumers can use to make worldwide payments for free.

Goldman Sachs-backed fintech startup Circle wants to become the Alipay of Europe with social payment app ... - City A.M.

15/06/2017 Link to source

Goldman Sachs-backed fintech startup Circle wants to become the Alipay of Europe with social payment app ... Circle also plans to open source its technology called Spark, letting anyone create a fee-free digital wallet in an effort to create open standards and protocol for digital payments in a similar fashion to those established in the early days of the ... and more »

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Goldman Sachs
Goldman Sachs from New York (NY), US is ranked 19th in the Top 1000 2011 ranking, falling 3 place(s) on the previous ranking.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/psp.pngFinTech
This category relates to Fintech companies and startups
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/cot_vendor.pngDigital Technology
The Digital Technology domain has been described by Shift Thought™ as a way to understand the technologies that form the basis of the products and services within the Digital Money domain.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/wallet.pngDigital Wallets
The Digital Wallet domain has been described by Shift Thought™ as a means of understanding the whole range of stored value products including the provision of e-money, mobile wallets and e-wallets.
Goldman Sachs - US
Rank 19; USA; Goldman Sachs from New York (NY), US is ranked 19th in the Top 1000 2011 ranking, falling 3 place(s) on the previous ranking. This ranking is based on a tier 1 capital of US$ 71.23 bn at 31-Dec-2010, which indicates a growth of 10.2% on
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/alipay.pngAlipay (Since Oct 2014 part of Ant Financial Services Group)
Alipay is a third-party online payment platform. Alipay has the biggest market share in China. The company claims it had more than 550 million registered users as of the end of 2010. In 2011, it was the largest online payment system in the world by v
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/alipay.pngAlipay - China
Alipay is a Player operating in China
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/alipaywallet.pngAlipay Wallet (Part of Ant Financial Services)
Chinese online payments service that accepts most payment instruments but not e-wallets.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/alipayop.pngYu'E Bao mutual fund#/sage/RelWalletGeo_Wallet_Yuebao_Country_China#
Chinese online payment services provider. Accepts most payment instruments but not e-wallets;
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngDigital Wallet
The Digital Wallet topic discusses the use of an account and stored value or e-money across multiple channels and services. This includes prepaid cards, vouchers and mobile wallets.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngFinTech
FinTech is a recent term applied to disruptive financial innovation, and is similar to the term "digital money" used by Shift Thought for some years now.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngPayments
The Payments Topic includes knowledge related to a variety of services such as mobile payments, online payments, bill payments and more.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngTechnology
Technology has a key role to play in enabling innovations in digital money services.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/alipayop.pngAlipay Wallet (Part of Alibaba Ant Financial Services)
Chinese online payment services provider. Accepts most payment instruments but not e-wallets;

MyCheck Granted Second Patent for Its Mobile Payment Technology - Hospitality Technology

15/06/2017 Link to source

MyCheck Granted Second Patent for Its Mobile Payment Technology MyCheck, a mobile payment platform provider to the hospitality industry, announced that it has been issued a second U.S. Patent No. 9,633,344 B2 related to the device, system and method of payment transacted through mobile payment applications.

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/digitalcontent.pngDigital Content
Digital Content (DC) is the category under which we classify consumer payements related to purchase of digital content and services. This includes purchase of games, music downloads and other typically small value payments from consumers to companies.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/cot_vendor.pngDigital Technology
The Digital Technology domain has been described by Shift Thought™ as a way to understand the technologies that form the basis of the products and services within the Digital Money domain.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/mobilepayment.pngMobile Payment
Mobile payment refers to the use of a mobile device as a channel to initiate payments. This includes both local and remote payments, as well as the use of the mobile device to accept payment (mPOS).
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngMobile Payment
Mobile payment refers to the use of a mobile device as a channel to initiate payments. This includes both local and remote payments, as well as the use of the mobile device to accept payment (mPOS).
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngPatents covering alternate payments
This relates to patents filed in the USA, Europe or Internationally, in the domain of digital money services that include alternative payments, mobile payments, digital wallets and more.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngTechnology
Technology has a key role to play in enabling innovations in digital money services.

Circle Launches Fee-Free Blockchain-Based International Money Transfer - PYMNTS.com

15/06/2017 Link to source

Circle Launches Fee-Free Blockchain-Based International Money Transfer Goldman Sachs and Baidu-backed blockchain startup Circle have launched an international online money transfer service. The new offering will allow American and European consumers to send funds back and forth instantly and for free. The Boston-based ... and more »

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Goldman Sachs
Goldman Sachs from New York (NY), US is ranked 19th in the Top 1000 2011 ranking, falling 3 place(s) on the previous ranking.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain
Blockchain was founded in 2011 by Ben Reeves from the United Kingdom. Today it claims to be the most popular web based bitcoin wallet and most highly trafficked bitcoin website.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/baidu.pngBaidu
Baidu, Inc. is the world's largest Chinese search engine. It was incorporated on January 18, 2000, is a Chinese web services company headquartered in the Baidu Campus in Haidian District in Beijing.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/imt.pngInternational Money Transfer
This category refers to the provision of international money transfer services.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/moneytransfer.pngMoney Transfer
This category refers to Money Transfer Services. This includes domestic, regional and international money transfer across all channels.
Goldman Sachs - US
Rank 19; USA; Goldman Sachs from New York (NY), US is ranked 19th in the Top 1000 2011 ranking, falling 3 place(s) on the previous ranking. This ranking is based on a tier 1 capital of US$ 71.23 bn at 31-Dec-2010, which indicates a growth of 10.2% on
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain
Blockchain was founded in 2011 by Ben Reeves from the United Kingdom. Today it claims to be the most popular web based bitcoin wallet and most highly trafficked bitcoin website.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/baidu.pngBaidu
Baidu, Inc. is the world's largest Chinese search engine. It was incorporated on January 18, 2000, is a Chinese web services company headquartered in the Baidu Campus in Haidian District in Beijing.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/mywallet.pngBlockchain My Wallet
Blockchain offers My Wallet as a free online bitcoin wallet which consumers can use to make worldwide payments for free.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/transferbanamex.pngTransfer (formerly Banamex Transfer)
Leading mobile operator America Movil and US bank Citigroup have announced a joint venture to offer mobile banking throughout Latin America, in what would be a major boost to the take-up of such services in the region. The joint venture called Transf
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngDomestic Money Transfer (DMT)
The Domestic Money Transfer (DMT) topic discusses issues relating to the transfer of money within a country.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngInternational Money Transfer
The International Money Transfer (IMT) topic discusses issues relating to the transfer of money across countries.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngMoney Transfer
Money transfer refers to the movement of money from one person or institution to another.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain My Wallet
Blockchain offers My Wallet as a free online bitcoin wallet which consumers can use to make worldwide payments for free.

Georgia receives $115m in remittances in May 2017 - Agenda.ge

15/06/2017 Link to source

Georgia receives $115m in remittances in May 2017 Georgia received 24.2 percent more in remittances in May of 2017 than the same time period last year. The majority of remittances came from Russia, the United States and Greece. Last month Georgia received $37.8 million in remittances from Russia, $12 ...

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/georgia.gifGeorgia
Georgia is a sovereign state in the Caucasus region of Eurasia, located at the crossroads of Western Asia and Eastern Europe.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/greece.gifGreece
The Hellenic Republic is a country in Southeast Europe. Greece is located at the crossroads of Europe, Asia and Africa and has land borders with Albania, the Republic of Macedonia and Bulgaria to the north, and Turkey to the northeast.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/russia.gifRussian Federation
Russia possesses one of the largest telecoms markets in the world due to its sizeable population. Like much of Russia's economy, the telecoms sector is developing, with total revenue growing by 2.7% during 2009 to reach RUB1.3 trillion.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/usa.gifUSA
The United States of America is a federal constitutional republic consisting of fifty states and a federal district.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/imt.pngInternational Money Transfer
This category refers to the provision of international money transfer services.

Elisa and Visma sign electronic authentication agreement - Telecompaper (subscription)

15/06/2017 Link to source

Elisa and Visma sign electronic authentication agreement Finnish company Elisa said it has signed an agreement with Visma concerning its authentication services, after the Law on Electronic Identification came into force last month. Technology company Visma is active in ERP, payroll and HR and CRM software, ...

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/cot_vendor.pngDigital Technology
The Digital Technology domain has been described by Shift Thought™ as a way to understand the technologies that form the basis of the products and services within the Digital Money domain.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngAuthentication
Authentication relates to the process of identifying an individual, usually based on user name and password. Authentication merely ensures an individual is who they claim to be and says nothing about the access rights, as that is managed by Authorisation.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngTechnology
Technology has a key role to play in enabling innovations in digital money services.

UWE Bristol reports 3D face recognition 'breakthrough' - Planet Biometrics

15/06/2017 Link to source

UWE Bristol reports 3D face recognition 'breakthrough' The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has teamed up with leading British facial recognition company Customer Clever on a new 3D face recognition solution. As part of a government-backed programme, joint funding of £170,000 has been ... 3D facial recognition project gets funding boost The Engineer all 3 news articles »

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngBiometrics
This relates to the Biometrics as an authentication method for Digital Money.

MTN Zambia adopts aggressive approach to mobile money service - ITWeb Africa

15/06/2017 Link to source

MTN Zambia adopts aggressive approach to mobile money service MTN Zambia is working towards ensuring that all of its 5.6 million voice customers subscribe to its mobile money service. The company has introduced a number of incentives, including the micro lending service Kongola loans, to attract more subscribers.

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/zambia.gifZambia
The Republic of Zambia is a landlocked country in Southern Africa.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/mobilemoney.pngMobile money
The Mobile Money service category described by Shift Thought™ refers to financial services that provide a stored value account where the customer relationship is not with a bank.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/mobilewallet.pngMobile wallet
Mobile Wallet service category refers to the use of an account and stored value or e-money associated with a mobile subscriber.
Africa Region
World's second largest and second most populous continent, after Asia
Middle East & Africa
Middle East and Africa
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/mtn.pngMTN - ZAMBIA
MTN has a vision to become the leading provider of communication services on the African Continent. MTN has duplicated its outstanding success from South Africa in its operations in Rwanda, Uganda, Swaziland, Cameroon and Nigeria.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/visa.pngVisa Mobile Money - Kenya
Visa Inc. launched their new plug-and-play mobile money platform to offer bank-grade financial services with simplified transactions in February 2016, claimed to be more cost-efficient for financial institutions and mobile operators.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/visa.pngVisa Mobile Money
Visa Inc. launched their new plug-and-play mobile money platform to offer bank-grade financial services with simplified transactions in February 2016, claimed to be more cost-efficient for financial institutions and mobile operators.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngMobile Money
Mobile money uses ownership of the mobile to extend financial access
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/aircelicicimm.pngAircel ICICI Mobile Money
Aircel partnered with ICICI to launch Mobile Money, a prepaid account for Aircel subscribers through which they can transfer funds, pay bills and enjoy other services from their mobile phones.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/visa.pngVisa Mobile Money
Visa Inc. launched their new plug-and-play mobile money platform to offer bank-grade financial services with simplified transactions in February 2016, claimed to be more cost-efficient for financial institutions and mobile operators.

Goldman Sachs chips into debate as bitcoin market doubles - Interactive Investor

15/06/2017 Link to source

Goldman Sachs chips into debate as bitcoin market doubles The safest way to hold bitcoins is to keep them in so-called cold storage, which in its simplest form means writing the string of characters representing a coin holding on a piece of paper and storing it in multiple physical sites or in a digital ... and more »

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Goldman Sachs
Goldman Sachs from New York (NY), US is ranked 19th in the Top 1000 2011 ranking, falling 3 place(s) on the previous ranking.
Goldman Sachs - US
Rank 19; USA; Goldman Sachs from New York (NY), US is ranked 19th in the Top 1000 2011 ranking, falling 3 place(s) on the previous ranking. This ranking is based on a tier 1 capital of US$ 71.23 bn at 31-Dec-2010, which indicates a growth of 10.2% on
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/bitcoinfoundation.pngBitcoin Foundation
The Bitcoin Foundation was launched in September 2012 to accelerate the global growth of bitcoin through standardization, protection, and promotion of the open source protocol.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/bitcoin.pngBitcoin
Bitcoin is an experimental new digital currency that enables instant payments to anyone, anywhere in the world. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/bitcoin.pngBitcoin
Bitcoin is an experimental new digital currency that enables instant payments to anyone, anywhere in the world. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority: managing transactions and issuing money are carried out collect

Goldman-backed startup Circle launches no-fee foreign payments service - Reuters

14/06/2017 Link to source

Goldman-backed startup Circle launches no-fee foreign payments service PARIS/NEW YORK, June 15 Blockchain-based payments startup Circle Internet Financial on Thursday launched an international online money transfer service that allows people in the United States and Europe to send money to each other instantly and at no ...

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/usa.gifUSA
The United States of America is a federal constitutional republic consisting of fifty states and a federal district.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain
Blockchain was founded in 2011 by Ben Reeves from the United Kingdom. Today it claims to be the most popular web based bitcoin wallet and most highly trafficked bitcoin website.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/circle.pngCircle Internet Financial, Inc.
Circle Internet Financial, Inc. is a Delaware company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Circle Internet Financial Limited, which is organized under the laws of Ireland.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/moneytransfer.pngMoney Transfer
This category refers to Money Transfer Services. This includes domestic, regional and international money transfer across all channels.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain
Blockchain was founded in 2011 by Ben Reeves from the United Kingdom. Today it claims to be the most popular web based bitcoin wallet and most highly trafficked bitcoin website.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/circle.pngCircle Internet Financial, Inc.
Circle Internet Financial, Inc. is a Delaware company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Circle Internet Financial Limited, which is organized under the laws of Ireland.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/mywallet.pngBlockchain My Wallet
Blockchain offers My Wallet as a free online bitcoin wallet which consumers can use to make worldwide payments for free.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/transferbanamex.pngTransfer (formerly Banamex Transfer)
Leading mobile operator America Movil and US bank Citigroup have announced a joint venture to offer mobile banking throughout Latin America, in what would be a major boost to the take-up of such services in the region. The joint venture called Transf
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngDomestic Money Transfer (DMT)
The Domestic Money Transfer (DMT) topic discusses issues relating to the transfer of money within a country.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngInternational Money Transfer
The International Money Transfer (IMT) topic discusses issues relating to the transfer of money across countries.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngMoney Transfer
Money transfer refers to the movement of money from one person or institution to another.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngPayments
The Payments Topic includes knowledge related to a variety of services such as mobile payments, online payments, bill payments and more.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngWeb
This relates to special considerations for use of the internet or web as a channel for extending digital money services.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/blockchain.pngBlockchain My Wallet
Blockchain offers My Wallet as a free online bitcoin wallet which consumers can use to make worldwide payments for free.

BankservAfrica gears up to modernise the country's payments system - Moneyweb.co.za

14/06/2017 Link to source

BankservAfrica gears up to modernise the country's payments system But it's probably not evolving as fast as it should be, especially since there is major structural change taking place in the payment systems of developed countries around the world,” Hamilton says during the interview with Moneyweb at BankservAfrica's ...

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/bankservafrica.pngBankservAfrica ACH
Africa's largest automated clearing house (ACH).
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/world.pngWorld
Worldwide the payments market remains fragmented with many different payment services and technologies, drivers, business models and value chains.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/bankservafrica.pngBankservAfrica
Africa's largest automated clearing house (ACH).
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngPayments
The Payments Topic includes knowledge related to a variety of services such as mobile payments, online payments, bill payments and more.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngPayment Systems
Payment systems refers to operational networks, governed by laws, rules and standards, that link bank accounts and provides the functionality for monetary exchange.

Cyber Threat Alliance Welcomes SK Infosec As Twelfth Member - Marketwired (press release)

14/06/2017 Link to source

Cyber Threat Alliance Welcomes SK Infosec As Twelfth Member "Bringing SK Infosec's expertise into the fold means we'll be able to continue to grow our collective pool of threat intelligence housed in our CTA Platform. As our membership grows, CTA will enable its members to better protect their customers, more ... and more »

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/swballiance.pngSouthwest Border Anti-Money The Laundering Alliance (Alliance)
The Southwest Border Anti-Money Laundering Alliance aims to enhance and coordinate investigations and prosecutions of money laundering in the Southwest Border Area (SWBA), the area within 200 miles of the United States/Mexico border.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI)
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Threat Intelligence.

Raspberry Pi Malware Turns the Mini-Computer Into Cryptocurrency ... - Kasmir Monitor

14/06/2017 Link to source

Raspberry Pi Malware Turns the Mini-Computer Into Cryptocurrency ... If you are one of those people who use the default "Pi" username on Raspberry Pi, it is time to pay attention. Dr. Web, an anti-malware company, has now ... and more »

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/digitalmoney.pngVirtual Currency
Virtual currencies, also known as crypto currencies are a form of digital means of value transfer.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/mobilemoney.pngVirtual Currency
Virtual currency differs from electronic money as the currency has no physical counterpart with legal tender status. The schemes, of which Bitcoin is the most well known are generally based on a peer-to-peer network.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/cryptocurrency.pngCryptocurrency
Cryptocurrency is the term used to refer to virtual currencies such as Bitcoin.

EyeVerify Talks PSD2, Putting New Power in Biometrics - Payment Week

14/06/2017 Link to source

EyeVerify Talks PSD2, Putting New Power in Biometrics It's been clear for some time that biometrics represent one of the great protective measures of account security. Taking things we already keep on hand at all times anyway—our fingertips, eyes, and similar matter—and using these as the basis for ...

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngBiometrics
This relates to the Biometrics as an authentication method for Digital Money.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngSecurity
This relates to the Security considerations for Digital Money

What Is Apple Business Chat and Why is It Important? - HuffPost

14/06/2017 Link to source

What Is Apple Business Chat and Why is It Important? Apple Pay and Apple Pay Cash is the payment platform for Business Chat. Naturally, this would be the payment system and it is no accident that Apple Pay Cash was announced at the same time. I believe that Apple Pay Cash, and the ability to send low ...

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/apple.pngApple
Apple designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X, iLife, iWork and professional software. Apple leads the digital music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple has reinvented the mobile phone with its rev
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/hub.pngPayment Systems
This category refers to payment systems and platforms.
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Apple designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X, iLife, iWork and professional software. Apple leads the digital music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple has reinvented the mobile phone with its rev
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/appleicloudkeychain.pngApple iCloud Keychain
Recently received patent and provided a peek at a likely e-wallet icon for the i-Phone. Currently iTunes Sales $4.1b - plan to launch NFC
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/passbook.pngApple Passbook Wallet
Apple recently received a patent for a digital wallet and virtual currency. This would build further on their current use of mobile phones to make purchases at stores and related to iTunes Sales.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - Australia
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - Canada
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - China
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - France
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - Hong Kong
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - Japan
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - New Zealand
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - Russia
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - Singapore
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - Switzerland
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - UK
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay - USA
Recently received patent and provided a peek at a likely e-wallet icon for the i-Phone. Currently iTunes Sales $4.1b - plan to launch NFC
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applestoreapp.pngApple Wallet services
Recently received patent and provided a peek at a likely e-wallet icon for the i-Phone. Currently iTunes Sales $4.1b - plan to launch NFC
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/applepay.pngApple Pay
Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc.

Cyber security and challenges - The Hans India

14/06/2017 Link to source

Cyber security and challenges Cyber security is concerned with making cyberspace safe from threats, namely cyber-threats. The notion of “cyber-threats” is rather vague and implies the malicious use of information and communication technologies (ICT) either as a target or as a tool ... and more »

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http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/india.gifIndia
The Republic of India is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area and the second-most populous country.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security
This category refers to technologies, processes and practices designed to protect systems, networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Detect
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to the Detect Function in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Framework & Standards
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Framework & Standards.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Governance
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Governance.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Identify
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to the Identify Function in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Protect
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to the Protect Function in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Recover
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to the Recover Function in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Respond
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to the Respond Function in the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Risk Assessment
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Risk Assessment.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Security Engineering
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Security Engineering.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Security Operation
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Security Operation.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Security information, event management (SIEM)
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Security information, event management (SIEM).
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/framework/anon.pngCyber Security - Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI)
This category refers to cyber security areas broadly corresponding to Threat Intelligence.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/target.pngTarget Corporation
Target Corporation is an American retailing company founded in 1902 and headquartered in Minnesota. It is the second-largest discount retailer in the United States, Walmart being the largest.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/icons/target.pngTarget Corporation
Target Corporation is an American retailing company founded in 1902 and headquartered in Minnesota. It is the second-largest discount retailer in the United States, Walmart being the largest.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngCyber Security
Cyber security relates to protection of systems, networks and data in cyberspace and in this topic we focus on connections with Digital Money, including e-commerce and e-security across mobile, web and other channels.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/stdefault.pngSecurity
This relates to the Security considerations for Digital Money
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/brochureicons/viewport_india_2014.pngDigital Money in India 2014
India, the second-most populous country in the world has ambitious plans for financial inclusion, putting in place infrastructure to spread low cost mobile financial services throughout the country.
http://digitalmoney.shiftthought.co.uk/wp-content/themes/shiftthoughtv2/spaces/digital-money/images/brochureicons/wp_mmindia.pngMobile money in India
A concise look at mobile financial services in India.

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