Visa has shut down its mobile money joint venture with Monitise in India after failing to win over support from mobile network operators, according to a report in the Times of India.
Monitise CEO Elizabeth Buse is to step down 'for personal reasons' after just 15 months in the job at the struggling mobile banking technology firm.
The UK arm of Santander has launched a virtual 'cash kitty' app that lets up to 100 people create and manage collective pots of money.
Visa Europe has confirmed that it plans to cut its 5.3% stake in struggling UK mobile banking vendor Monitise.
Montise says it will attempt to steer its customer base away from customised mobile banking platforms to standardised deployment of cloud-based API and on-premises products as it bids to get the business back on an even keel.
Banco Santander and mobile money vendor Monitise have formed a £20 million joint venture that will invest in and help build fintech startups.
Mobile Money provider Monitise (LSE: MONI) announces the launch of its cloud-based platform enabling a powerful API-based delivery model for a range of digital banking and payment products.
Türk Ekonomi Bankası (TEB), strategic partner of BNP Paribas and one of the leading private sector commercial banks in Turkey, has launched a new digital banking service, CEPTETEB (Turkish for “TEB in your pocket”), as part of its branchless banking strategy.
Monitise founder and co-CEO Alastair Lukies is to step down from the board of the UK mobile banking group, as the business strives to go it alone as an independent company following a failed search for a third-party suitor.
Further to the Apple Watch news, Monitise is currently working with two client brands on exciting new apps for Apple Watch.
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