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Digital economy initiatives tracker 3Q 2020

12 October 2020 | Research

Inigo Barker

Data | Excel | Digital Services

"Analysys Mason's 'Digital economy initiatives tracker' provides a comprehensive overview of the state of operators' digital economy strategies in key high-impact digital verticals."


Analysys Mason's Digital economy initiatives tracker is updated on a quarterly basis and covers operator-led digital initiatives worldwide in key industry verticals (outlined below). The initiatives in this tracker provide a comprehensive overview of the state of operators’ digital economy strategies, and illustrate the challenges and opportunities of operator involvement in high-impact digital verticals.

Only those initiatives with a high potential for strategic impact (for example, by increasing or diversifying operators’ revenue) or those that have required high levels of investment by an operator have been selected for inclusion.

Data coverage

The tracker covers the following industry verticals.

  • Payments
  • Banking and financial services
  • Financial technology (Fintech)
  • Identity management (IdM)
  • Advertising and marketing
  • Ecommerce

The tracker includes initiatives by the following operators.

  • Airtel
  • AIS
  • Altice
  • AT&T
  • Axiata
  • Bite
  • Charter
  • China Mobile
  • Chunghwa Telecom
  • Comcast
  • Deutsche Telekom
  • Globe Telecom
  • Ice
  • KDDI
  • KPN
  • KT
  • MTN
  • NTT Docomo
  • Orange
  • Proximus
  • Singtel
  • SK Telecom
  • SoftBank
  • STC
  • Swisscom
  • Tele2
  • Telecom Italia
  • Telefónica
  • Telenet
  • Telenor (including DTAC)
  • Telenor Hungary (PPF)
  • Telia Company
  • Telstra
  • Three
  • Turkcell
  • Verizon
  • Vodafone/Vodacom (including Safaricom).