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How to market your app to merchants

How to market your app to merchants

Over 6,000 mobile apps are released through the Google Play store every day. How can you stand out from the crowd? Developing the right marketing...

The Best (and Worst) Payment Experiences

The Best (and Worst) Payment Experiences

As people working in payments, we of course always take note when making purchases ourselves on how easy the transaction is and if our preferred...

Holistic Commerce – a new digital reality

Holistic Commerce – a new digital reality

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Read about the new digital reality that holistic commerce brings. Offering a seamless transacting experience for all payment methods.

History of Payments (5/5) | The Future of Payments  (Part 2)

History of Payments (5/5) | The Future of Payments (Part 2)

Reading Time: 4 minutes Investment and competition are accelerating innovation in payments. At the same time, a focus on standardization and interoperability is creating a unified, global universe in which new players can emerge and try to create a sustainable market presence—or be acquired by larger players. 

History of Payments (4/5) | The Future of Payments (Part 1)

History of Payments (4/5) | The Future of Payments (Part 1)

Reading Time: 3 minutes To ensure they meet the payments needs of today’s merchants and consumers, payment acquirers must always plan for tomorrow. That is never easy, and particularly not when consumer trends are moving faster than most merchants are able or willing to go.

History of Payments (2/5) | The past (Part 2)

History of Payments (2/5) | The past (Part 2)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Isn’t progress amazing, in the 1980’s card payments were taken using a cumbersome manual card processing machine, today we make payment at the touch of a ring, what will the future give us?

History of Payments (1/5) | The past (Part I)

History of Payments (1/5) | The past (Part I)

Reading Time: 3 minutes The introduction of officially minted coins, believed to date back to 600 BC, established the precedent of using tokens to purchase goods and services. Since then, cash has largely dominated the world of commerce.

Voices in Payments

Voices in Payments

In the seventh episode of our new podcast “Voices In Payments” our host, Diederik Klopper discusses the importance of a true omnichannel experience,...

Unlocking the World of Payment Solutions

Unlocking the World of Payment Solutions

Merchants need more from traditional merchant payment service providers. But those providers are constrained by the proprietary limitations of...

What makes a POS smart?

What makes a POS smart?

Compared to classic payment terminals, any new and shiny Android-based dedicated payment system could easily be presented as a "smartPOS." But the...

Bridging the digital experience divide

Bridging the digital experience divide

The world is going digital except for a large portion of the small merchant community. As larger retailers strive to add customer-pleasing services...

What influences payments trends in Europe

What influences payments trends in Europe

Remember a time when buying something was as simple as popping to your local corner shop and handing over hard cash? There are still many of us who...

The Talent Surgery

The Talent Surgery

In the latest of our brand new series looking at the people behind the talent of some of the most successful, fast-growth businesses in the world,...

Women in FinTech

Women in FinTech

Nadia is joined in the studio this week by Nicky Koopman, who is Senior VP of Content & Value Added Services at Aevi. She is also a leading...

The Ultimate Merchant Experience

The Ultimate Merchant Experience

The best shopping experience starts with the best possible merchant experience.What is the merchant experience?We often talk about consumer or...

Making Loyalty Pay for SMB Merchants

Making Loyalty Pay for SMB Merchants

For thousands of Small to Medium-sized Business (SMB) merchants across Europe, customer loyalty has become more important than ever for driving...

Stepping into the smart POS world

Stepping into the smart POS world

IT systems are the heartbeat of financial institutions such as banks, merchant acquirers, and payment solution providers. They provide...

What’s Not to Like About Cloud

What’s Not to Like About Cloud

The “cloud” is seemingly everywhere these days, even when it comes to merchant payment transactions. But how many merchants really understand what...

Unveiling the new App Developer Portal

Unveiling the new App Developer Portal

We have recently launched our new developer portal, and we are delighted to unveil its great make-over with a modern, clean new design and new...

Why Have Apps at the POS?

Why Have Apps at the POS?

The point of sale (POS) payment terminal has been a mainstay of merchant countertops with little change in functionality for decades. Now merchant...