The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston explores the technology and security considerations for mobile contactless payments at the point-of-sale.
Bank of Canada staffers look at the economics of virtual private currencies.
Co-operative competition between banks, telcos and payments systems has yet to produce a satisfactory replacement for cash, even in highly developed markets.
François R. Velde, senior economist at the Chicago Fed reviews the mechanics of bitcoin and offers some thoughts on its characteristics.
Ernst & Young survey of major financial institutions explores how firms have been working post-crisis to remake their risk governance frameworks.
Accenture shines a spotlight on the 'hot' themes emerging from the Sibos conference and exhibition in Dubai.
AT Kearney examines more than 100 recent payments projects across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, and asks what is the path to new wealth in the payments industry?.
Friends Provident Foundation explores the implications of mobile payment schemes for financial inclusion.
The Centre for Financial Services Innovation explores financial technology trends in the underbanked market.
Reports of the demise of cash are greatly exaggerated says John Williams, president and CEO of the Federal reserve Bank of San Francisco.
As social media enters its era of maturity, organisations are having to rethink the ways they have historically managed their brands, according to this report from UK bank first direct.
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