Deep Dive: Making Smarter Payments Safer

Banks and businesses handling personal information face a delicate balancing act as global systems embrace smarter payments. They must deliver services that customers and clients demand while securing their personal data. Data is crucial and – fortunately, for banks and businesses in the smarter payments space – plentiful.

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US Faster Payments Council Launched by Payments Industry

Industry leaders recently formed a new organization, the U.S. Faster Payments Council (FPC), to foster the development of a better payment system in the country. The FPC will be focused on private-sector approaches to addressing issues that inhibit the adoption of faster payments.

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CX Has Massive Impact on Financial Performance of Banking Providers

Differentiation in the marketplace is no longer determined by price, product or location. Instead, leading brands have shown that the power of customer experience – both online and offline – is the most important component of long-term competitive and financial success.

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Cross-Border Payments and Bank-FinTech Collab

When PYMNTS asked cross-border payments experts at the end of last year what they thought the driving trend would be for the industry in 2018, the consensus was all about collaboration, particularly between banks and FinTech firms.

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Fintech Is Still the Preferred Sector in Africa for Global VCs

With traditional banks still struggling to reach the 95 million unbanked adults across Sub-Saharan Africa, it comes as no surprise that in 2018, investors (locally and internationally) are still backing the new wave of Fintech startups that are levelling the playing field for the unbanked and underserved in Africa.

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Insight Into the Mobile Payments Industry Comes From eBay’s Apple Pay Measurements

December 12, 2018 By: Steven Anderson It wasn’t so long ago when word first emerged that eBay was moving away from PayPal, a point that turned on its heel not too long after it started. Among the options eBay offered was Apple Pay, and the move to Apple Pay actually provided some insight into the […]

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5 Key Trends That Have Emerged in Malaysia’s Banking Scene in 2018

Renowned cosmologist Carl Sagan once said, You have to know the past to understand the present. A statement that rings true across all facets of life, as we approach the end of 2018, it’s worthwhile for us to look some of the key trends that have emerged in the local banking scene this year to […]

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Visa Announces Fintech Partnership to Help Companies Eliminate $33 Trillion in Paper Checks

patpitchaya | Getty Images Visa is partnering with Ingo Money to launch a product for merchants and banks to quickly get onto the payment network’s systems allowing fast digital payments to customers.

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Real-time Payments: The Next Big Thing in US Banking

Real-time payments (RTP) is here and it promises to be the biggest change in US payments since the 1970s.

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Cyber Criminals Targeting Holiday Spirit With New Gift Card Scam

Quick. You just got an urgent email from the president of your company asking you to purchase gift cards for everyone in the office. You need to respond quickly for further instructions and keep it quiet because it’s a surprise.

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