In a current article from February 8, 2021, André Will-Laudien, author at News.Financial, writes about the companies Deutsche Telekom, Tencent, and Upco International. You can find the complete article here.
Here is an excerpt from this article:
UPCO INTERNATIONAL – AT HOME IN THE MOBILE WORLD
Upco International Inc. consistently delivers good news and the share price gallops. As recently as mid-December, it stood at CAD 0.04 – now it has reached CAD 0.28. The Vancouver and New York City-based Company is a specialist for comprehensive digital services on the web and mobile Internet. UpcoPay is the name of the mobile payment platform. It is innovative, highly secure and includes a convenient direct payment solution for person-to-person (P2P) and person-to-merchant (P2M) payments.
In the current expansion stage, where a full e-wallet is now being implemented, users have many options. Users can view multiple account balances simultaneously, top-up their digital wallet with funds, process payments and initiate foreign exchange transfers instantly within the app without creating an account or entering bank details. In emerging markets, this is very important, as many customers there do not yet have a corresponding banking connection.
In connection with the implementation of UpcoPay and the final Brexit, which came into effect in January 2021, UK license holders connected to Token.io cannot pass on their licenses to Europe under current legislation. They thus cannot continue to operate as a regulated company. However, the Finnish-licensed provider “Enfuce” is available as an alternative license as a strategic partner, allowing Upco to proceed with the launch of UpcoPay in Europe as planned.
Meanwhile, the messenger has also been further developed and now offers modern end-to-end encryption and serverless network infrastructure. Messages thus remain better protected and can only be read by the addressee, while at the same time, the data volume used is significantly reduced. Users with little bandwidth in remote areas thus remain able to act. With these innovations, Upco secures its place in the less frequented areas of the world. Upco’s vision remains to become a global platform for secure essential communications in the form of chats and calls and to create a safe personal environment for users to use daily. The not-so-small Canadian value has quadrupled in capitalization and now costs around CAD 15 million. Who would have believed that 4 weeks ago?