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Mobile Banking Lifts Bank of America
Bank of America is seeing progress on the mobile banking front. On Wednesday,...
The Durbin Amendment, Innovation Catapult?
Jim Hughes, director at BAI Research, posits that the Durbin Amendment, while...
Banks Add Mobile Money Management to Attract Millennials
According to a today’s article in American Banker, U.S. banks are increasingly...
Alpine Bank Kits Out New Branch Model With Diebold Tech
Advanced self service terminals, collaborative work areas and knowledgeable...
London Buses to Officially Go Cashless July 6
The transportation agency for London (Transport for London or TfL) has...
The Technological Imperative: Why Banks Need to Keep Up with Changing Consumer Demands
We live in a digital world where customers think less and less about the...
Modern Banking Is a Global Enterprise(5)
The banker that James Stewart memorialized in "It's a Wonderful...
Millennials aren’t abandoning brick-and-mortar banks
A Bankrate.com survey released today found that millenials are not abandoning...
UK Switching to Plastic Banknotes in 2016
The Bank of England officially confirmed the country is switching to plastic...
Sainsbury’s Bank Estimates UK Cash Withdrawals to Increase in December
Sainsbury’s Bank, the banking arm of the popular United Kingdom supermarket...
UK Payments Council Predicts Better Holiday Season for Retailers
The UK Payments Council has announced it expects UK retailers to enjoy a more...
Prepaid Debit Cash Withdrawals Help Cardtronics in Third Quarter
Cardtronics in the third quarter saw 16% of cash withdrawals from the ATMs it...
Canadian Financial Advisor Campaigns Against Credit Fees and Debt
A supposed financial advisory guru is urging Canadian consumers to use cash or...
Consumers' Cash and Plastic Preferences Vary in Separate Surveys
Consumers prefer using cash and checks for person to person payments, but...
UK Firm Estimates 3.7 Million ATMs Worldwide in 2018
London based strategic research and consulting firm RBR estimates the...
Capgemini and RBS Release 2013 World Payments Report
Global non cash transactions continued to enjoy robust growth in 2012, up 8.5...
Money Isn’t Free – Cost of Cash in the U.S. Study Released
The Fletcher School at Tufts University has been studying cash use patterns...
Bank of England Considering Plastic Cash
The Bank of England has announced it would begin a discussion with the public...
MoneyGram Enables Cash-out PayPal Option, Cash-in to Follow
PayPal has partnered with MoneyGram to better serve the low and moderate...
Cardtronics Acquires Cardpoint to Strengthen European Operations
ATM operator Cardtronics announced it will acquire United Kingdom based...
Kmart Builds Cash Bridge to Financially Underserved Online Shoppers
More retailers are expanding their payment strategies to include in store cash...
Discover Adds Allpoint Network
From an Allpoint press release Allpoint Network today announced that it has...
Mobile and ATMs Headed for a Collision
From Mobile Payments Today For every new technology there are always observers...
Dutch Central Bank Stresses Importance of Cash
The De Nederlandsche Bank (the Netherlands’ central bank) announced in a...
ATM Innovation Should Keep Channel Relevant Going Forward
From an ATMIA press release ATMIA today announced the publication of the...
UK Payments Council Differs With BRC on Consumer Cash Use
The Payments Council in the United Kingdom released a report Monday that...
InComm Launches Product to Let Retailers Offer Bill Payments
While InComm is most well known for being a prepaid card distributor, the...
UK Cash Use Down 10% in 2012
British consumers used cash 10 percent less in 2012 while debit cards and...
Barclays Plans to Exit Most Commodities Activities: Blomberg
U.S. Bank Completes Fleet-Wide ATM Upgrade: ATM Marketplace
Heading Off Complaints at the Database: Bai.org
Lack of Awareness Stalling M-Banking Take-Up: Finextra
Guess Who Makes More Than Bankers: Their Regulators: Wall Street Journal
Down to the Wire on Campus Banks Partnerships, Debit, Prepaid Cards CR80News
Citigroup Said to Seek Sale of 50 Branches in California: Bloomberg
What Makes a Great Mobile (Banking) App: The Financial Brand
OKI to set up shop in India:ATM Marketplace
Volkswagen Bank Extends Cooperation With Worldline: The Paypers.com
Santander hires Plush as CFO, Tedesco to retail role: Boston Business Journal
For Square, Making Money Remains a Challenge: New York Times
Barclays Launches Barclays Live App for iPad Devices: Business Wire
Nexus Venture Partners, BDC, Mark Cuban back Procurify: Pehub.com
Central Bankers Roam the Globe Making Deals: USA Today
Fiorano launches B2B Gateway to Simplify Business Transactions: Business Wire
Will Apple Acquire Mobile Payments Startup Square: India Times
Why Bitcoin Needs a Marketing Campaign: CNBC
Heartbleed Internet Security Flaw Used In Attack: CNBC
How Better Wi-Fi Will Help Burger King Sell More Burgers: Mobil Commerce Daily
78-Percent of Millennials Want Mobile Options When Picking a Bank: Mobile Commerce Daily
IDC Financial Insights Unveils Results from 2014 Consumer Payments Survey: Business Wire
Clean, Crisp, Fewer Clicks: the Redesigned Chase Mobile App for iPhone:Marketwatch
Pay-by-sleeve: Heritage Bank Unveils Contactless Payments Suit: Finextra
Yellen Stresses Employment, Inflation in Fed's Coming Decision:FOX Business
TransferWise Sends Up Banks in Video Prank: Finextra
PAI, Ventura County CU Partner to Brand ATMs in Rite Aid Stores
PHL Banks Closing Down for Holy Week Break, Assure ATMs to Stay Well-Stocked:Gmanetwork
Community Banks Keep Rural America Growing:ICBA
PNC Bank Launches New iPad App:MarketWatch
Yellen Says Healthy Economy Within Reach:Market Watch
Alibaba Earnings Surge Boosts Valuation Ahead of IPO:Bloombery
PayPal Encouraging UK Shoppers to Pay Later:Pymnts.com
Start-Up Support Seen as Critical to Future of London Fintech Scene:Finextra
EUR/USD: It's A Tug Of War:Investing.com
Canadian Dollar Up Amid Strong Retail Data; Traders Look to Rate Announcement: 570news
Cardtronics Named Exclusive ATM Services Provider for Tedeschi Food Shops: Cardtronics
Triton Argo ATM adds Fujitsu bill recycler: ATM Marketplace
Japanese Regulators Take Closer Look at Bitcoin: WSJ
Newly Wary, Shoppers Trust Cash: NYT
A Cashless Society? Recent Stats Suggest We’re Heading The Other Way
Cardtronics Acquires Assets of Automated Financial
Will Cash Make a Comeback: NACS
Bitcoin payments pose security challenges for brick and mortar merchants: SC Magazine
Time for central banks to take a hard look at bitcoins: Uday Kotak
India: Banks seek to cap free ATM use at 5 times/month: The Times of India
Survey: Cash, gift cards top holiday wish lists: Bank Credit News
India: Forget debit cards, use cash: First Post Investing
hyperWALLET to Integrate with PayNearMe to Offer Cash-Payment Acceptance Options: Business Wire
Timewise Food Stores Names Cardtronics Exclusive Provider of ATM Services: Cardtronics
New digital cash payment option holds potential to thwart online crime: The Information Daily
IAD Kontanten launches multi-currency ATM: ATM Marketplace
Cardtronics Acquires Assets of CGI Direct ATM: Cardtronics
UK: HSBC rolls-out talking ATMs: Financial Reporter
General Payment Systems Launches Check Processing and Cash Dispensation for Government Agencies: Global Newswire
Sweden has major ATM shortage: Ice News
SafetyPay Adds United States and the Caribbean to Regions Where Global Merchants Can Sell Online and Accept Cash Payments: PR Web
ATMIA and IPF Launch the Integrated Payments Alliance: ATMIA
Cardtronics Providing ATM Services in Mass Quantities for Costco: Global Newswire
Pay with cash or debit cards to help small stores survive:thestar
International ATM Partnerships: Market Differentiators for Participating Banks?: Mercator Report
Forget Mobile Payments, Here's Why Cash is Still King: Mashable
Ukash provides ATM cash redemption service for virtual voucher codes: Finextra
Cardtronics' New Approach to ATM Branding Expands Fee-Free Horizons for Financial Institutions: Cardtronics
Cardtronics Extended as Manager of All Travelex ATMS in U.S.: Global Newswire
Allpoint Expands Discover's Growing Network of Surcharge-Free ATMs: Global Newswire
What Monkeys Can Teach You About Money: Mental Floss
Are We Losing the War on Cash: Finextra
What the Future Holds for ATMs, Mobile, the Branch and Cash: ATM Marketplace
Cash Makes a Comeback in the UK: ATM Marketplace
Dining in the cash-only heart of London: ATM Marketplace
For Payment Security, Cash is King: ATM Marketplace
Consumers Find Mobile Commerce Time Consuming, Difficult: NACS Online
Cash costs the German economy EUR12.5 billion per year: Finextra
Crisis-torn Co-op Bank suffers cash breakdown: The Telegraph
MPD study reveals use of cash payments increasing across globe: The Green Sheet
Characteristics of Consumers Who Use Cash for the Most Use Cases
This graphic highlights the characteristics of female cash users between the ages of 35 and 64. For more information about this particular report, visit Mercator Advisory Group here.
Consumers Use Cash for Different Purposes Depending on Their Age and Income
Fleshing out the characteristics of cash users, Mercator Advisory Group looks more closely at the key dynamics that drive consumers to choose cash in total and by age category. For more information on this particular graphic, visit Mercator Advisory Group here.
Influences in Consumer Cash Use
To consumers across a number of age and income demographics in the U.S., cash remains the most convenient payment type for small transactions. For more information about this slide from a Cardtronics whitepaper, contact the company here.
What value-added ATM service will enjoy the fastest growth in the next five years?
The ATMIA's 2013 Innovation Survey Report involved the participation of sophisticated, senior level audience with significant payments experience. For more information about this report, visit the ATMIA here.
2013 Federal Reserve Payments Study: Summary of Findings
2014 NACHA — The Electronic Payments Association. All rights reserved. No part of this material may be used without the prior written permission of NACHA. Content from sources other than NACHA is used with permission and requires the separate consent of those sources for use by others. This material is not intended to
Payment Choice with Consumer Panel Data
The Federal Reserve of Boston exploits scanner data to track payment choice for grocery purchases for a large panel of households over three years in this working paper.
World Payments Report 2013
Now in its ninth year, World Payments Report (WPR) from Capgemini and The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is an anticipated and valuable resource for payments industry professionals to track the state and evolution of the global non-cash payments market.
The Cost of Cash in the United States
Part one of a series on the cost of cash around the world, including Egypt, India, and Mexico from The Institute for Business in the Global Context.
Why Don’t Most Merchants Use Price Discounts to Steer Consumer Payment Choice?
Recent legislation and court settlements in the United States allow merchants to use price discounts to steer customers to pay with means of payment that are less costly to merchants. This paper suggests one method of calculating merchants’ change in profit associated with giving price discounts to buyers who pay with debit cards and cash.
UK Payments Council: UK Cash & Cash Machines
The Payments Council is the body with responsibility for ensuring that payment services work for all those that use them in the UK. This unique role ensures that we listen to a wide range of stakeholders to drive innovation in payments and implement change so that individuals and businesses have access to payments for their current and future needs.
Payments Innovation and the Use of Cash: Will Cash Really Die – and if so When?
People haven’t been predicting the death of cash for nearly as long as they’ve been predicting the end of world, but both groups are equally convinced that they have irrefutable evidence to support their conjectures.
Paying with Cash: A Multi-Country Analysis of the Past and Future of the Use of Cash for Payments by Consumers
This paper reports estimates of the use of cash by consumers to pay for goods and services in ten diverse countries between 2000 and 2011: France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States. It then presents projections of the use of cash in these countries from 2012 through 2022.
BRC: Cost of Payment Collection Survey 2012
This report sets out the findings of the British Retail Consortium’s Retail Cost of Payment Collection Survey for 2012. The response level to the survey covers almost 60 per cent total of UK retail sales (£311 billion) with a combined turnover of circa £182 billion. The respondents to the survey incurred collection costs totalling circa £798 million.
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