By Rick Morgan

With the rise of Alipay and WeChat in Asia, and the growth of e-commerce and banking capabilities within platforms like Uber and Grab, banks and bank-type platforms are following suit by adding new functions. If 2019 saw the growth of new e-commerce solutions within mobile banking apps, 2020 may be the year banking platforms iron out user experience kinks.

 

By Twinkle Kalkandha

MBaaS, also known as mobile-backend-as-a-service, was introduced as a tool for facilitating mobile app development, especially for app developers who are faced with time restrictions. MBaaS platforms provide developers with tools to build robust mobile apps and add relevant features such as cloud storage and notifications with little effort and easy management.