You have not consented to the processing of your personal information by one of the Observatory. If you proceed we will no longer be able to invite you to our Workshops
To download the high-resolution infographic login in
- March 07, 2018
- Mobile Payment & Commerce
The most innovative digital payment modes (eCommerce, ePayment, Mobile Payment & Commerce, Contactless Payment, Mobile POS) account for 21% of all digital payments made with cards (in 2016 they accounted for 15%) and are worth over €46 billion.
Contactless cards (€18 billion, +150%) and transactions via Mobile (€6.7 billion, +60%) together account for over half of this market.
The overall market of New Digital Payments could exceed €100 billion by 2020.
During 2017, purchases of goods and services and payment of top-ups, bills or taxes via PC or Tablet with credit cards or using digital wallets (not including Home Banking transactions) were worth €20.3 billion, an increase of 10% on 2016.
Purchases via smartphone increased by 65% during 2017 and are now worth more than €5.8 billion, which is equal to a quarter of all online purchases.
Mobile POS devices were used for €900 million worth of transactions (+9%).
2017 witnessed a growth in the curiosity and interest of Italians towards Mobile Payment & Commerce. The arrival on the Italian market of the first big international player, Apple (...)
Mobile Payment & Commerce: conquering the world
Competition in Mobile Payment & Commerce is now in full force, with all players getting involved in the competition to win over retailers and consumers of the world as regards payments, and more. In (...)