Streamlining payments and delivering value


David Yates, chief executive of VocaLink, the company that sits at the heart of UK payments, says the key to success is to make transactions as easy and friction-free as possible

Mobile leads in UK business race

The outlook for mobile business in the UK is bright as smartphones, tablet computers and wearable technology are set to dominate the market, writes James Dean

Mobile must put customers first

Online and mobile commerce still have a long way to go to provide a trouble-free customer experience but, as Stephen Armstrong discovers, there are ways of getting it right

Creating the mobile economy

Michael O’Hara, chief marketing officer for the GSMA, representing the interests of mobile operators worldwide, describes the industry’s central role in developing life-changing opportunities for the future

High-tech future of marketing

Advances in technology have made mobile marketing a powerful tool which simply cannot be ignored, as Edwin Smith reports

Shopping on the move

Personal technology continues to change the way we shop, but how can e-retailers improve the experience? Edwin Smith reports

Cashing in on changing checkout

The payments industry is in flux as smartphone technology revolutionises the way we pay, and presents new opportunities for business leaders, retailers and consumers alike, writes Nic Fildes

Smartphones boost mobile banking

Despite concerns about security, mobile banking and payments look set to take off, as Tom Groenfeldt discovers