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Regulators need to adopt a more pro-competitive stance to fintech – EU Parliament

EU regulatory bodies are failing to address competition issues in their public policy towards fintech developments in financial services, according to a report prepared for the European Parliament. The ... Read More

48% say America will be out of cash by 2023

One in five Americans thinks their payments will be completely cash-free in their lifetime, according to a new study from GATE (Global Acceptance Transaction Engine) conducted with third-party research ... Read More
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EQT acquires Saxo Payments Banking Circle from Saxo Bank

EQT VIII and EQT Ventures, in partnership with Saxo Payments Banking Circle’s founders and other co-investors, to acquire Saxo Payments Banking Circle Saxo Payments Banking Circle’s unique banking platform ... Read More

Mastercard pushes for rise in cashless payments

Mastercard is pushing for a bigger uptake of cashless payments, but the company reassured consumers it has “massive contingency plans” for IT failures like those that blocked millions of ... Read More

Mobile contactless payment users to grow to over 760 million by 2020

The number of people using mobile contactless payment such as Apple or Google Pay will grow to more than 760 million by 2020, with Apple’s digital wallet leading the ... Read More

Why Americans are warming to mobile payments

Americans have long been laggards when it comes to paying for goods and services with a smartphone. Plenty still prefer to sign credit-card slips or even cheques. But there ... Read More

HSBC hires robots to work in a branch’s lobby

HSBC is hiring a small army of four-foot-tall robots at its flagship branch on Fifth Avenue in downtown Manhattan. The bank has ordered seven of the humanoids, which go ... Read More
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iSignthis has issued an announcement about Cash Position and Performance Rights

Australian Securities and Frankfurt Stock Exchange listed iSignthis Ltd, the global RegTech leader in remote identity verification, payment authentication and payment processing, has issued an announcement to inform that: Australian Securities ... Read More
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Spanish banks move ahead with blockchain platform for digital IDs

A consortium of Spanish banks is moving ahead with the development of a blockchain-based digital identity platform slated for live testing before the end of the year. Supported by ... Read More
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The change in use of mobile devices to pay for goods in stores, online, or in app

Between 2016 and 2017, mobile payment has decreased in the US across all channels: Net, Retailer mobile apps, Service mobile app and online via the browser. Rapid changes to the ... Read More
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