How did 2017 begin for the mobile industry?

How did 2017 begin for the mobile industry?

2017 is off to an interesting start with big acquisitions happening in the payments, streaming and gaming industries. Below we have listed the biggest news stories and analysis on the market from January. Make sure to also keep an eye on the Indian telecommunications market, where two of the biggest carriers are supposedly merging and government policies on direct carrier billing are also being reviewed.

From our side, we gave you two new reports to dig through in January: our first annual global market report for 2016 as well as our quarterly Emerging Markets Payment Index.

Hope you find our reports useful and make sure to check out January’s recap below!

General mobile

Payments

E-commerce

Digital content

Gaming