26 May 2017

Matt White

Archive for: May, 2007
Matt WhiteFinextra - Toronto

MasterCard and Visa feeling the squeeze?

25 May 2007  |  3456 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The threat to the two giants of the card payments industry seems to be growing. Opposition to interchange fees and the emergence of alternatives could shake up the industry. According to The Economist, the average percentage of each transaction cost taken up by interchange in the US has risen from 1.52% in 2000 to 1.88% in 2006. And in America the ...

TagsCardsPayments
Matt WhiteFinextra - Toronto

The future of ATMs

24 May 2007  |  4930 views  |  2 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

A while back I blogged about the potential of biometric ATMs. I was taken by the news that they are being used to pay illiterate workers in India but my hopes for this technology to make the world a better place seem a tad optimistic. Diebold CEO Tom Swidarski is dismissive about the potential for biometric cash machines because he feels that all ...

TagsCardsPayments
More blog posts
Matt White
Matt WhiteFinextra - Toronto

Are the French lazy?

24 May 2007  |  5163 views  |  2 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

Talking to Diebold CEO Tom Swidarski at the company's Emea Expo this week I was a little taken aback by his blunt answer to my question about last years closure of the ATM vendor's manufacturing plant...

TagsCardsRetail banking
Previous 1 Next
members
29,225
Members
comments
17,195
Comments
blogs
11,264
Posts
bloggers 
1,167
Active bloggers

Top bloggers: 30 days

Most viewed Engaging
Abhishek Chatterjee
Abhishek Chatterjee

Application Services Director - EMEA - w...

Carlo R.W. De Meijer
Carlo R.W. De Meije...

Independent financial services advisor

Victor Martin
Victor Martin

Currently working as chief marketing off...

Who is commenting on these posts

John Candido
Maurizio Colleluori
Ketharaman Swaminathan
João Bohner
Barbara Matthews
Melvin Haskins
Adedeji Olowe
Christian Ball
Tom Hay
Bimal Melwani
Chandrashekar Rao Kuthyar
Anthony Pickup