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Matthew Talbot

About Matthew Talbot

Matthew Talbot previously held the role of Senior Vice President of Mobility at SAP for the APJ region. He was responsible for mobility sales and solutions across the 25 industry groups of SAP in APJ.

Banks Turning From Bricks To Bytes

12-Mar-2014 | Matthew Talbot

Convenient banking used to mean having a branch near your home or work that was open during times you could get there. Now it means not having to go to a branch at all. Mobile banking lets people p

The Right Touch: Biometrics And Security With Mobile Applications

12-Feb-2014 | Matthew Talbot

Security is a tricky business, especially as we store more personal information in the cloud, and access it with mobile devices. Passwords only take us so far. Good ones are hard to devise, even harde

Mobile Money Interoperability: Finally On The Horizon?

28-Jan-2014 | Matthew Talbot

It used to be operators behind all the mobile money initiatives in developing markets. Then we started to see a shift, and banks stepped into the leading role. Read ‘til the end, and you’ll see th

Remote Check Deposit In The Great White North

24-Jan-2014 | Matthew Talbot

I was happy to see that CIBC (Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce) launched remote check deposit through its CIBC Mobile Banking app just a few weeks ago. With this feature, you simply endorse your che

Banks Crash The Mobile POS Party

15-Oct-2013 | Matthew Talbot

I keep seeing Square’s mobile point of sale (POS) app at more and more little shops: cafes, bakeries, the local flower shop and the place I get my hair cut. Square and its disruptive cousins, incl

Growing Strong: Global Mobile Survey Results From SAP

8-Oct-2013 | Matthew Talbot

Half of mobile phone users—50%—access the internet using their mobile at least once a day. One third—32%—have used their mobiles to purchase products or services in the last year. Over three-q

Latin America Experiments with Mobile Banking

1-Oct-2013 | Matthew Talbot

Latin America has surpassed 100% mobile phone penetration, according to the latest data from World Bank. In reality, about 30% of the population still doesn’t have a phone. (Urbanites with more th

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Corporate Banking Moving into the Mobile World

19-Sep-2013 | Matthew Talbot

In the last 5–7 years the largest banks to the smallest credit unions now offer mobile banking. We have moved from one modular solutions of SMS, USSD, mobile Web, and downloadable applications to n

Latin America Experiments with Mobile Banking

6-Sep-2013 | Matthew Talbot

Latin America has surpassed 100% mobile phone penetration, according to the latest data from World Bank. In reality, about 30% of the population still doesn’t have a phone. (Urbanites with more th

Malaysia’s New Mobile Banking Platform: Poised for Success

15-Jul-2013 | Matthew Talbot

Bank Negara Malaysia has recently launched a new mobile payment channel called MyMobile through its wholly owned subsidiary Malaysian Economic Clearing Corporation (MyClear). For the kickoff, MyMob