IGNITE 2015

Lars Davies talks at IGNITE in key­note speech: “The last set was also some of the most inter­esting. Here sev­eral organ­iz­a­tions wanted to offer new pay­ments sys­tems that would provide a range of new ser­vices to sev­eral target demo­graphics, These ser­vices were ‘new’ and aimed to attempt to move both banked and unbanked users out Read More …

Kalypton collaborates with Akhet Consulting on Presentation to ITU in Baku

Kalypton was delighted to make a con­tri­bu­tion to a present­a­tion made by Mr. Stewart White, CEO of Akhet Con­sulting to an ITU Regional Work­shop in Baku. The present­a­tion was entitled “Mobile Pay­ments: The Issues and Pro­spects for the Devel­op­ment” with an emphasis on devel­op­ments in Africa and Middle East and recom­mend­a­tions. At the policy level, Read More …

Kenya Bankers Association

Kalypton CEO Lars Davies and COO Alun Thomas present Tereon to 100 Bank Exec­ut­ives in Nairobi January 28th 2014 Posted on January 28, 2014 by Kalypton-admin Kalypton were delighted to speak at an event arranged by the Kenya Bankers Asso­ci­ation at the Nairobi Hilton The present­a­tion and demon­stra­tion of Tereon was a part of reg­ular Read More …

Kalypton CEO Lars Davies quoted in Mondato report entitled Reg­u­la­tions in MFS: Con­straints or Neces­sary Protections

In a recent news­letter to its sub­scribers, Mondato, the leading US-​based con­sultancy and advisory ser­vice in mobile fin­an­cial ser­vices (MFS) explored the ques­tion whether reg­u­la­tions were under­mining the poten­tial of mobile money solu­tions to accel­erate eco­nomic devel­op­ment in many coun­tries. With his extensive exper­i­ence of reg­u­la­tion of digital pay­ment solu­tions, Mr. Davies argued that intel­li­gent Read More …

Federal Reserve Banks research

Kalypton con­trib­utes to con­sulta­tion exer­cise con­ducted by Fed­eral Reserve Banks of USA Dec 13 2013 Posted on December 13, 2013 by Kalypton-admin On September 10th 2013, the Fed­eral Reserve Banks started a con­sulta­tion exer­cise in pur­suit of a better pay­ment system for the USA. In the con­sulta­tion paper launching the pro­cess, the Fed­eral Reserve Banks Read More …

Kalypton sup­ports Sam­sung EU Forum

Kalypton sup­ports Sam­sung EU Forum 9 Feb­ruary 2013 The Samung EU forum is an annual event attended by the press and around 9,000 Sam­sung cus­tomers and busi­ness part­ners. This year it was held at the Grim­aldi Centre in Monaco from 4th to 8th Feb­ruary. In a new devel­op­ment, Sam­sung estab­lished a B2B demon­stra­tion suite with Read More …

Security and com­pli­ance: can you ever have one without the other?

In a recent blog, Kevin Town­send, founder of ITse​curity​.com, addresses the com­monly held mis­ap­pre­hen­sion that an organ­iz­a­tion is com­pliant if it is secure. In his art­icle he quotes Lars Davies, CEO of Kalypton as fol­lows: ‘The problem comes from the fact that com­pli­ance and security are not com­mut­ative,’ he told me. ‘One does not neces­sarily Read More …