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The First Bite
5 Nov 2014

As Apple Pay signals that alternative payment technologies could be about to go mainstream, a look at the current state of play with alternative payments in various locations around the world

By Donal Conaty

Striking a balance
5 Nov 2014

In a guest article for Insights, Richard Moulds, VP Strategy, Thales e-Security, notes that Apple Pay suggests that mobile payments…are not just about mobile payments

One year on
29 Sep 2014

In September 2013, at the MasterCard Europe prepaid conference in Rome, there was an air of disappointment at the fact that the latest iPhone (the IPhone 5s) would not facilitate NFC payments

A valley of influence
2 Sep 2014

In recent months, two interesting suggestions have been made in relation to technology companies and their relationships with international authorities that emphasise the wealth and influence that certain organisations currently have in this space

By Owen Sweeney

A dynamic response
2 Sep 2014

Currency Cloud’s Todd Latham explains how cardholders are not held hostage by dynamic currency conversion when spending abroad because of the range of payments methods available to them

Digital to the core
1 Sep 2014

With the software revolution now entering into the very nature of money, the big question remains: how do core banking values find their best expression in these new configurations?

By Fin Keegan

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