Till 16 October in China, total number of Alipay Wallet’s active users exceeded 190 million and the daily mobile payment transaction volume exceeded 45 million, accounting for more than 50% of total Alipay transactions.
Alipay’s mobile app exceeded 61.339 million MAUs in August 2014 in China according to EnfoDesk, remaining the most popular mobile payment app, followed by that of Bestpay, Tenpay and Lakala. In comparison, the top three online payment providers in the first quarter of 2014 were Alipay, Tenpay and Unionpay by total mobile transactions who together represented over […]
In 2013, total transaction value of China online food ordering market exceeded RMB50.26 billion ($8.18 billion) and it is estimated to reach RMB85.04 billion ($13.85 billion) in 2014 according to data from iiMedia Research.
The post-90s generation in China is the young generation who were born in 1990s, a time for Internet booming and rapid economy development. Post-90s are becoming the main consumer force and economy driver in China.
Wechat launched a “card payment” option with which users can make fast payment at supported retail chains; this payment is either using remaining fund in Wechat Wallet or linked to the user’s bank ATM card.
Alipay still dominates China’s mobile payment market in Q2 2014 as it does in online payment market. In addition, more players have entered the market including Baidu.
China total number of e-banking transactions of commercial banks exceeded 125.54 billion in 2013 according to iResearch data.
Alipay partnered with Huawei and launched finger payment standard in China, which will be first available on Huawei’s smartphone Mate 7.
China’s third party internet payment totalled RMB1873.15 billion (USD 302.71 billion) in Q1 2014, with a YoY growth rate of 84% according to iResearch.
Alipay announced its cooperation with Samsung Galaxy S5 to offer Alipay users payment by fingerprint.
Weibo has announced this morning to open up its Weibo Payment for third parties, including enterprises and individuals. Weibo Payment was launched this January, co-developed by Weibo.com and Alipay.
Total online payment market in the first quarter of 2014 reached 1.96 trillion yuan, a growth rate of 5.1% QoQ. The top three providers, Alipay, Tenpay and Unionpay represent over 80% of the total.
The Chinese e-commerce market have seen a sharp rise in both B2C and C2C channels in the recent years. Rapid development in online shopping platforms, social media, online payment and mobile devices is not only driving the market to a boom, but also revolutionizing consumer experience and business marketing methods. Here are the four major […]
PricewaterhouseCoopers released a report on April 8 2014, which found out that Chinese consumers ran ahead of global consumers in online shopping, especially in mobile shopping.
China third-party online payment market reached 5372.98 billion yuan (USD 870.33 billion) in 2013, with 46.8% YoY increase. According to iResearch, it will maintain the high growth rate and its importance in the whole economy strengthened. The deep collaboration with finance enterprises helped third-party online payment find a new growth point. 2013 was only the […]