Survey: revenue from P2P mobile money to double in three years

Juniper Research forecast revenue from mobile money transfer services will double to $4 billion in 2018, from $2 billion this year. Africa is the leading region for P2P, or mobile remittance, payments. As evidence, the research firm points to several …

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M-commerce transactions to nearly treble by 2019 — study

The number of mobile commerce transactions are set for a near threefold increase over the next five years, thanks to the contribution of Apple Pay and the take-up of Host Card Emulation (HCE) technology. But the area will get the heftiest …

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Carta Blanco: NFV at Telefónica

Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) is set to become one of the defining trends of the era in the mobile network. Spanish incumbent Telefónica is the first operator to lay out its approach to NFV and its plans are both detailed and aggressive. Mike Hibberd met with Global CTO Enrique Blanco ahead of Telefónica’s NFV announcement, to learn of the changes in store.