Eduardo Avalos Maldonado

Solution Specialist at ACI Worldwide

Eduardo has more than 25 years of experience in the payments solution market and 21 years working at ACI Worldwide, where he initially worked on software development for the ACI’s BASE24 solution, and now serves as a solution specialist, project manager and solution consultant for Retail Banking Solutions.

Articles by Eduardo Avalos Maldonado

Merchants

September 25, 2019

A Deep Dive into the Payment Tendencies in the Mexican Market (Part 2)

While the sheer volume and age of potential shoppers makes México an attractive market, there is another component to the viability of eCommerce: México is mobile. A recent study performed by the Asociación de Internet.mx, shows that México is one of 22 countries leading the trend toward mobile commerce, with young adults making 88 percent of smartphone purchases. The country has one of the largest mobile markets in Latin America, with one-third of all residents using smartphones.

Merchants

September 24, 2019

A Deep Dive into the Payment Tendencies in the Mexican Market (Part 1)

The population of México is the second largest in Latin America, with 122 million residents, 39 percent of whom are considered middle-class. The population is relatively young, with an average age of just 27, and one-third estimated to be millennials, which is often a factor in driving the popularity of eCommerce. Last year, 56 million people accessed the internet in México, though despite the high number of internet and mobile phone users in the country, nearly two-thirds of the population do not have bank accounts (source: Banco de Mexico).

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