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Future of Credit Card RewardsMarch 07, 2023 - posted by Debasis Mohanty

Constant innovations and emerging trends in the payment space have brought about several accelerating winds of change in the credit card industry. Stringent regulatory guidelines, progressive industry initiatives, and evolving customer expectations have ushered in a new era of technology-driven, touchless transactions. As alternate payment methods emerge (and evolve), the card industry is struggling to stay afloat. […]

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Trends To Watch Out For In Merchant AcquiringFebruary 23, 2023 - posted by Debasis Mohanty

Research shows that the global merchant-acquiring market volume will reach $41.75 trillion by 2026. There are various factors contributing to its growth. With the merchant-acquiring market growing steadily, let’s look at the trends that will likely dominate the headlines in 2023. Trends To Watch Out For In Merchant Acquiring How To Leverage the Trends to […]

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Is Credit Card on UPI a Game Changer?February 23, 2023 - posted by Ashish Sherlekar

UPI payments have been a major hit in India ever since their launch in 2016. When even the tiniest of transactions are being carried out through UPI, it isn’t surprising that in just January 2023, Indians transacted Rs. 1299058.78 crores through it.  In June 2022, 26 crore unique users were reported to be using UPI. In contrast, in FY21, […]

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Payment Fraud Trends and Fighting Them in 2023February 15, 2023 - posted by Abhishek Mithal

Rapid digitization and fluctuating economic headwinds have created the perfect breeding ground for fraudsters to thrive. According to the recent State of Fraud Benchmark Report, financial institutions have lost over $500k to fraud in 2022 alone. As payments become increasingly digital, businesses across different sectors have become extremely vulnerable and susceptible to payment fraud. Continuous disruption brings with […]

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IndiaStack – What You Need to Know?January 09, 2023 - posted by Ashish Katkar

India has set a benchmark for the world in adopting digitization. From using cash predominantly, India has come a long way to accept and remit digital payments. In fact, India surpassed China in the total volume of real-time payments this year. According to IndiaStack’s website, Indians have completed 67 billion digital verifications and Rs 5.47 […]

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5 Payment Trends to Watch in The Year 2023January 02, 2023 - posted by Abhishek Mithal

The payment industry was bustling with new developments and innovations in 2022. There was so much happening this year. Besides that, our research also predicted increased focus on cybersecurity, BigTech’s interest in investing in payments, the emergence of payment-as-a-service (PaaS), and more. The recent developments in the payment industry clearly indicate that customers and merchants […]

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Top Retail Banking Trends and Predictions for the Year 2023December 28, 2022 - posted by Sankhadeep Chakraborty

2023 may be a very exciting year for the banking and financial sector. They are at thecrossroads of transitioning into bigger digital entities with better presence virtually. Theneed for digital transformation may be several, like lowering costs, improving compliance,etc., but 2023 will also be a year when banks and financial institutions will witness themassive growth […]

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Crypto Credit Cards – What They Are, and How They Work?November 29, 2022 - posted by Debasis Mohanty

Crypto credit cards are among the hottest trends in the crypto world right now. On the surface, they offer all the perks a traditional credit card offers but allow users to spend their cryptocurrencies. In fact, a recent survey outlined that 13 million American adults already have a credit card that allows them to use cryptocurrency for […]

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Instant Payments Around the WorldNovember 29, 2022 - posted by Sankhadeep Chakraborty

Gone are those days when transactions took hours or days to complete. Customers don’t have to wait to transact money during banking hours anymore. All this is possible due to instant payments.  Instant payments are a way of exchanging and processing payments between bank accounts or peer-to-peer in real-time. The most common types of instant […]

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Voice Payments – The Future of Payment Technology?November 29, 2022 - posted by Ashish Katkar

As per Statista, there will be 8.4 billion digital voice assistants catering to the needs of users worldwide by 2024 (up from 4.2 billion in 2020). To put that into perspective, the number of voice assistants across devices worldwide would be more than the world population.  And this doesn’t come as a surprise considering the immense market […]

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