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Payments Trends 2019 – What To Expect

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Payments industry has never been so versatile. From new payment models emerging, to rising consumer expectations – the bar is set high for all the stakeholders who want to be up to date with the payments trends in 2019. It is difficult to define the most important trends that are shaping the industry. One thing […]

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27 Feb, 19

Infographic: International eCommerce relies on credit card alternatives

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Don’t you find fascinating that credit cards make only less than half of the overall market? Have you ever wondered what is the reason for all the lost sales and cart abandonment? Here is your answer: the world of e-commerce is changing so rapidly and credit cards are now an outdated solution. With the constant […]

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04 Dec, 17

PSD2 and the impact on merchants

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The revised Payment Service Directive (PSD2) is aimed at ensuring transparency and fostering innovation in the financial industry. Following the implementation of PSD2 requirements, the payments ecosystem is expected to become more harmonized. Also, banks, payment providers, FinTech companies and merchants will be able to compete better and even collaborate to benefit the consumer. Which […]

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09 Oct, 17

Alternative Payments adds UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and Egypt to processing portfolio, taps into new markets

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The global leader in local payment methods continues its market expansion to new countries across the Middle East Alternative Payments, the leading provider of local payment methods that specializes in bringing the latest technologically-advanced payment platforms to merchants worldwide, has added mCoinz to its payments offering. The highly popular mCoinz vouchers are available across the Middle […]

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24 Aug, 17

Online Payment Trends 2017

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Do you know what is the average shopping cart abandonment rate? In 2017, it was almost 70%. That’s 7 out of 10 sales lost. That is just one of the few payment trends that emerged in the past couple of years. The reason why this occurrence is frustrating to retailers is quite simple – the […]

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13 Jun, 17

White Paper: Alternative Payment Methods – An Imperative to Growing Your Business Online

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The development of alternative payment methods in the payments industry is no longer considered – if it ever was – a simple stroke of luck, but the direct result of online shoppers consistent demand for non-credit card options. Lower credit limits and greater perceived security are only some of the reasons justifying such a shift […]

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31 May, 17