Depending on which side of the fence you live, you might be about to uncork a champagne bottle or take aspirin. Zelle is the new payment solution in town in the US, that promises to be a Venmo (read: PayPal) killer! A cartel of 19 US banking institutions that is started by a startup called Early […]
The news that PayPal stepped forward and acquired TIO Networks was a surprising one. If someone says they were expecting this, my answer is Bullshit! No one saw it coming. There 7 reasons why this deal is so unique, in a good way. The cost of acquisition for the 14 million customers, is $16.6 per customer […]
Pakistan and Bangladesh too while you’re at it. Palestinian tech entrepreneurs have written to PalPal CEO […] Source: Palestinians Want PayPal – The Media Line
PayPal in Pakistan At a recent conference in Islamabad, Pakistan’s Minister for State for IT and Telecom: Anusha Rehman cites that the government will soon invite the likes of PayPal, Amazon and Ebay into Pakistan to start operations. This news first popped up on my timeline by a post carried out by ProPakistani and then one […]
PayPal’s 3rd Quarter Results 2015 PayPal recently released an infographic of its 3rd quarter results. What is important to note is that these are the results after PayPal split from Ebay earlier this year. What is interesting to see here are the revenue figures of PayPal: YoY revenue increased 19% and that is indeed spectacular by […]
How Does Paypal Work? A question asked many times is how does a wallet work? Specifically how does Paypal (which is a wallet) work? Here is a brief slide deck that explains the generalized concept behind how Paypal works (or for that matter how any wallet works).
There is a lot of excitement in the industry after PayPal announced it was buying the remittance company Xoom. A lot many people have asked, how will this play out? What is my opinion of it? Well, here it is, feel free to disagree. I won’t talk much about PayPal + Xoom, I think it […]
Here is a great report published by the Anthemis Group Summary: The Global Innovation Jury The Global Innovation Jury convenes a large panel of payments industry leaders from around the world every two years. This is the third Payments Innovation Report based on their deliberations. Ixaris as a payments provider with a strong track record […]