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To Defend Payments Businesses, Banks Must Focus on Customer Pain Points

20 November 2015

Digital technology, fast-growing rivals, and shifting payments preferences continue to disrupt the industry; listening to customers more carefully is key to competitiveness, says new report by the Boston Consulting Group.

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How Mobile Payments are Changing the Digital Payment Eco-system

18 August 2015

For the impact of mobile payments to create value for all stakeholders in the value chain, a collaborative approach, demand driven proposition, and customer-centric model is essential. The value chain needs to consider the source of funding and meet the needs of many usage situations.

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Payment Models driving the development of consumer experience in e-Commerce

17 August 2015

A new breed of digitally-savvy consumers is driving the development of consumer experience in eCommerce. Critical to the success of this next-generation development will be a frictionless payment experience that mitigates clunky physical interaction, while contributing to loyalty and customer satisfaction.

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Country Focus : Indonesia -- New G2P payments with mobile channels aid and banking access

14 August 2015

One of the key developments in Indonesia has been the PSKS - Family Welfare Savings Program launched by President Widodo. This new access to digital financial services looks to improve banking access for the poor.

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Digital Payments and the Shared Economy in Asia

13 August 2015

There is a dramatic shift in payments globally, but the pace of change across Asia is driving intense competition and innovation due to geographic, demographic and behavioural characteristics which are unique to the region.

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The role of remittance to drive economic empowerment - Trends in migration and remittance flows

13 August 2015

Over the past 10 years, there has been a steady increase in the number of international migrants all over the globe, with present numbers well above 214 million. The number of people from the APAC region living outside their countries of origin has increased by nearly 60 percent over the past 14 years.

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The Regulatory Panel: “East meets West in Payments and Innovation”: we want your views

11 August 2015

At this year’s GPS we are planning to build on our success of last year in stimulating debate and learning between market players, regulators and other stakeholders on the broad topic of payments.

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Advocating Payments for the Poor and Unbanked

11 August 2015

In wealthy countries, most people conduct their financial activity in digital form. Money and value is stored virtually and transferred instantaneously with a touch of a button, and the system provides an easy access to a wide-range of financial services.

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India: Financial Inclusion and Digital Payment Growth

10 August 2015

India is predominantly “cash based” society, with only 8-10% of PCE (Personal Consumption Expenditure) transacted via non-cash methods. The pace of digital money transactions is growing with multiple mobile wallet players and PPI (Prepaid Issuers) providing digital options.

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Money for Everyone: Financial Inclusion in Asia Pacific

06 August 2015

Financial inclusion – the provision of affordable, timely, and safe financial services to everyone -- is now an essential element of the modern age. Central banks worldwide have made financial inclusion one of their top three items to address in the next decade.

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Biometrics Uncovered: Stronger Security and Great User Experience in Payments’

06 August 2015

Long considered the norm, passwords, PIN’s and static credentials have been proven unfit for securing transactions. Users expect to be able to gain make payments across a number of channels without having to remember a series of wholly unnatural and all too easily forgettable digits, letters, and security questions.

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New era for transactions …

06 August 2015

As we are still very much focused on payment developments in the areas of cards, mobile, and new instant payment infrastructure… technology will change the payment / transaction space dramatically. Bitcoins opened the eyes of many where the existing gatekeepers raised many questions, afraid for the unknown and uncontrolled new market movements.

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Malaysia's Push in e-Payments

04 August 2015

Malaysia is undergoing some major payment transformations as the central bank has introduced new reforms to encourage more cashless transactions...

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New Directions for the Singapore Payments Landscape

04 August 2015

Singapore's new vision as a Smart Financial Centre in the region and globally sees a new positioning by MAS as regulator driving for innovation and change...

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G2P (Government to People) - Conditional Cash Transfer Program in Philippines

04 August 2015

The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program or the 4Ps was launched by the Philippine government in late 2007. Just like similar health- and education-focused conditional cash transfer (CCT) programs in Latin America after which it was patterned, the 4Ps did not have a financial inclusion focus...

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Driving Financial Access through Regulatory Empowerment and Technological Innovation

27 July 2015

Financial inclusion has been receiving increased national, regional, and international attention

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Keynote Panel: Looking back at disruptive innovations

25 July 2015

Much of what is shared on disruptive innovations look to open up new markets, change the value network of earlier technologies. Yet customer habits and legacy systems remain!

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Towards Cashless Society

21 July 2015

Cash transactions are very expensive. Consumer do not experience this, but the retailers and all actors in the 'value chain of cash" do know! In this track we will deep-dive in concrete cases from Singapore and the Northern European countries.

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The Payments Roadmap - Expanding in Asia

20 July 2015

We are seeing an unprecedented demand for Asian payment methods. Companies - whether they are based in the Americas or Europe looking to expand into Asia.

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The Emerging Asian E-Commerce Trends & Opportunities

10 July 2015

There is no doubt that the Asia-Pacific is the frontier for e-Commerce. All indicators are revealing that Asia-Pacific would overtake USA and Europe in volume.

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Payments as a Catalyst for Financial Inclusion

10 July 2015

With increased focus on the Financial Inclusion agenda, more payment and transaction players are focusing on the ‘unbanked’ and ‘underserved for financial services’, which is changing the payments landscape across many countries.

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E-Commerce In SouthEast Asia - Importance Of Fulfillment & Payment

09 July 2015

The trend of a growing cross border trade and domestic e-Commerce activities is here to stay, and particularly for South East Asia. Merchants and payment vendors are readying to get ahead on this bandwagon. One of the key success of all eCommerce stories lies in efficient fulfillment and facilitating quick easy payments.

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Adyen Mobile Payments Index reveals 36% of global mobile payments are now on iPhone

09 July 2015

The Adyen Mobile Payments Index (MPI) reveals that iPhone devices account for a massive 35.6% of all browser-based transactions made using mobile devices, and are now used for 10.2% of all global online transactions, up from 8.6% at the turn of the year.

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Challenging new payment schemes and cybercrime

24 June 2015

Banks aim to stay a step ahead as they move closer to making payments in 'real-time'. These faster bank payments could be potential impetus for cyber-crime. What is good for e-commerce could also benefit cyber-crime.

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ISO 20022 - standardizing the world's payment ecosystem

24 June 2015

ISO 20022 is often described as the solution to the proliferation of payment formats that form the world’s payments ecosystem. It has quickly become the de facto standard where all systems will eventually migrate.

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Social Media Payments - the “Buy” button when you need it

12 June 2015

More and more, professionals in payments realize the importance of 'the context' of payments.

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Keynote Panel Debate: Digital payment, financial Inclusion and impact investing

12 June 2015

The 45 minutes debate will focus on the latest trend in disruption of financial institutions by digital banks and internet finance, and the role of financial inclusion and impact investing.

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The Level One Project Guide - Designing a New System for Financial Inclusion

10 June 2015

This paper introduces the Level One Project Guide, a framework for governments, NGOs, financial institutions and non-bank payment providers to establish new national shared financial systems. The paper also discusses the key principles behind the Level One Project Guide, and the broader research upon which it's based.

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Join the GPS Payments Innovation Market - Book your space today!

09 June 2015

Showcase Your Unique Solution @ A Gathering of Industry Experts

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Asia Pacific Builds The Future Of Payments

29 May 2015

Mobile wallets, real-time infrastructures, m-commerce and complex payment fraud incidents are no longer distant industry trends but real market dynamics for Asia Pacific.

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Beyond Mobile Payments – Upcoming trends likely to ‘disrupt’ mobile payments.

29 May 2015

The impact of mobile devices and smartphones has revolutionised the way we communicate, transact and interact with the community both locally and globally.

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Philippines E-Commerce Boom & Future in Payments

22 May 2015

The Philippines economy expanded by 6.1% in 2014, fuelled by consumption, investment, and exports. This growth is expected to continue momentum in 2015, and 2016. And along with that, the eCommerce industry in the country is one of the hottest spots to watch for in the region.

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Keynote Panel Debate: Fintech Focus On Payments

19 May 2015

The pace of change in the transaction space in not slowing down. We do see a challenging and triggering emerging role for FinTech in payments, as banks leave innovation more and more to these innovative start-ups.

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The Battle Of Context Will Define The Payment Winners

19 May 2015

Banks and other payment solution providers are investing into mobile wallets and mobile payment systems to reap the rewards of cash and card replacement. However this approach will fail.

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Financial Inclusion As Global Agenda

16 May 2015

While the recent World Bank Findex (Financial Inclusion Index) report released in April 2015 demonstrated that some 2 billion people still remain outside the formal financial system. South Asia and East Asia/Pacific together account for more than half of today’s Unbanked population.

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The Challenges of Payments in Gaming

13 April 2015

Gaming is experiencing exponential growth in Asia, accounting for 82 percent of the $6 billion in global game revenue growth in 2014 alone.

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Digital Identity: the mother of all transactions

07 April 2015

Digital Identity services have the potential to radically change the retail and payment landscape.

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BCG: Growth of the Global Mobile Internet Economy

25 March 2015

Powered by the rapid adoption of smartphones and tablets (and the prospect of new applications, such as “wearables” and machine-to-machine communication)—as well as by vigorous competition between mobile ecosystems—the mobile Internet is having a big and growing economic impact in Europe, as it is elsewhere.

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Financial Inclusion as a key development priority topic

26 February 2015

Financial Inclusion is a key development priority topic for more than 50 national level policy making and regulatory bodies. World Bank research indicates that more than 2.5 billion adults do not have a formal account, most of them in developing economies.

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An Amazing Report from the 2014 Global Payment Summit in Singapore

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Who will attend

GPS is the event for senior level and strategists in payments and related transactional services. Delegates include executives of banks, corporates (retail & payment focus),  experts of payment services providers and staff members of regulatory institutions, government services & relevant ministries, telecommunications, retailers & merchants. 

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Global Payment Summit is using Superevent mobile app for the latest event information, networking, rating, voting and of course less paper. 

 

  

Location

Grand Copthorne Waterfront Singapore 
392 Havelock Road 
Singapore 169663
T. +65 6733 0880

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