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MCX Must Get to Market Soon or Risk Defections

MCX Must Get to Market Soon or Risk Defections

by October 29, 2014 at 11:26 am 0 comments

The so-called payments war between MCX/CurrentC and Apple Pay is reaching a fever pitch — but one of the fighters hasn’t even shown up on the field, yet.

Score One for QRs in the Battle With NFC

Score One for QRs in the Battle With NFC

by March 18, 2014 at 11:28 am 2 comments

It is one thing to prefer QR codes for mobile payments. It is wholly another thing to actively shut down NFC payment readers. But that appears to be what Best Buy, 7-Eleven and other members of QR-centric Merchant Customer Exchange, known as MCX, the group of retailers — which nowRead More

Image Is Everything

Image Is Everything

by November 6, 2013 at 6:31 pm 1 comment

DENVER — Much has been made about the wonders of RDC. Much more needs to be made about the broader wonders of imaging in banking. Let me put this simply: imaging is transforming banking. Here at BAI Retail Delivery, the folks at FIS walked me through their mobile contactless paymentsRead More

USA – world’s largest closed loop payments system?

by October 1, 2013 at 9:13 pm 3 comments

Last year the US contributed close to 20% of the world’s GDP despite coming off the back of the biggest economic downturn since the 1930’s Great Depression. The US, UK, Germany, Russian and CIS States, and China dominate the world’s payment landscape currently, but in volume of non-bank payments the US dominates withRead More