07 December 2016


Rohas NagpalGlobal Blockchain Network - Pune, India

Gold backed virtual-currencies in a post de-monetization India

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Our ancestors started off with the barter system – something like “I will give you 2 buffaloes in return for 5 shiny new super-sharp axes”. Soon they realized that the barter system had too many limitations – everyone didn’t want buffaloes, buffaloes were neither divisible (not too many people would want 0.35 buffaloes) nor very portable (imagine ...

Ron TeicherEverCompliant - New York

The Road To Overcoming Data Overload

01 December 2016  |  3494 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

You don’t need to be an actuary to notice the correlation between the growth of ecommerce and the evolution of online merchant-based payment fraud. This is due two main factors: The first is the proliferation of Do It Yourself websites. These let merchants get their websites looking professional and legitimate in just a few clicks. All they have t...

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Richard Ransom
Richard RansomBottomline - Reading

What can businesses learn about financial documents from sending a birthday present?

30 November 2016  |  2799 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

When sending an important parcel through a courier, you wouldn’t want it to get lost or end-up with the wrong individual. Think about the last time you’ve sent a birthday present through a courier. Yo...

Hannah Preston
Hannah PrestonCA - London

Smartphones, Strong Authentication and Cardholder Expectation

22 November 2016  |  4512 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Brave New World Would you believe, we still rely on fifteen-year-old technology for today's internet payment security? So much has changed in that time, the exciting news is we’re about to make a big...

Louisa Buckingham
Louisa BuckinghamFirst Capital Cashflow Limited - Cheshire

How are charity CFOs keeping up with the changing payments landscape?

18 November 2016  |  4637 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

The term “cashless society” is bandied around a lot. While there’s little chance of physical currency becoming obsolete any time soon, there’s no doubt that the rapid adoption of digital payment metho...

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Anthony  Walton
Anthony WaltonIliad Solutions - Leeds

10 things a CEO should know about testing payments before it goes wrong

14 November 2016  |  4046 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

We were talking in the office recently about the pressure CEOs face when things go wrong. If a payment system falls over, and it hits the headlines, it can have a devastating impact on the business. A...

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Jeremy Light
Jeremy LightAccenture - London

Bitcoin, a Living Service

14 November 2016  |  6849 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

I was asked recently why Bitcoin is becoming popular with millennials. To answer, I have three points. First, Bitcoin works. As the Bitcoin evangelist, Andreas Antonopoulos pointed out in a tweet rece...

Ron Teicher
Ron TeicherEverCompliant - New York

Transaction Laundering: Unreported Ecommerce On the Rise

07 November 2016  |  3520 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Criminal activity, including fraud, is ancient. But there is a type of merchant-based, online fraud relatively new to the payments industry. Known as Transaction Laundering (TL), this form of fraud is...

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Adedeji Olowe
Adedeji OloweAtlas Mara Limited - Dubai

mCash would change the future of payments in Nigeria

03 November 2016  |  4900 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System (NIBSS), along with numerous banks, have launched mCash as an alternative payment system in the populous country in Africa. mCash rides on USSD and anyone can ...

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Louisa Buckingham
Louisa BuckinghamFirst Capital Cashflow Limited - Cheshire

Bacs sets new daily processing record

02 November 2016  |  4795 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

A staggering 109.3 million payments were processed in just one day in late September by Bacs Payment Schemes Limited (Bacs), the organisation behind Direct Debit and Bacs Direct Credit in the UK. Th...

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