Highlights from Monetising Mobile & Digital Engagement Event

Posted by Melanie Horsford on Oct 18, 2017 12:39:15 PM

Following on from our blog post last week, our highlights video from Monetising Mobile & Digital Engagement features clips from our CEO Shane Leahy, key speakers including Dave Stephens from Vodafone, Bill McKimm from Iroma & Finbarr O'Mahony from Facebook and the panel discussion on the impact of PSD2. We are very pleased on how successful the day was with Vodafone and look forward to future events.

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Topics: #TolaMobileMoney, Mobile payments, mobile, PSD2

Monetising Mobile & Digital Engagement: Tola Mobile & Vodafone Host Event for Leading Mobile & Payments Industry Professionals

Posted by Melanie Horsford on Oct 11, 2017 10:36:58 AM

We are thrilled that our Monetising Mobile & Digital Engagement Event with Vodafone on Wednesday 4th October was a great success, with over 80 leading industry professionals from Mobile, Payments and Telecoms coming together to discuss the latest news and insights.

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Topics: Tola Wallet, #TolaMobileMoney, Mobile payments, Direct Carrier Billing, PSD2, mobile payment systems, mobile money

What are the benefits of mobile payments in Africa?

Posted by Melanie Horsford on Aug 15, 2017 11:37:13 AM

The growth of mobile payment systems in Africa is skyrocketing at an astounding rate

In 2002, only 3% of people on the entire continent had mobile phones; by 2010, that had increased to 48%. The GSMA’s latest Mobile Economy report highlights that at the end of 2016, 65% of the world’s population had a mobile subscription, with this total set to reach 5 billion by mid-2017. By 2020, it is anticipated that almost 860 million new subscribers will be added, taking the global penetration rate to 73%.

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Topics: Mobile payments, Africa, mobile payment systems, Tola Wallet