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The Hidden Costs of Cards

Payments are a big business. According to the Boston Consulting Group, payments generated $1.1 trillion in revenue in 2015, representing 29% of global banking revenues. By 2025, they are projected …

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Small Businesses Prefer Cash

An Ipsos MORI research study “Uses of Cash and Electronic Payments” found that 46% of small businesses in the UK don’t consider the cashless option feasible for their activities. And …

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Cash as a tool to build trust

Yves Mersch, member of the European central bank (ECB) executive board, recently expressed himself on the role of cash in the evolving payments landscape and highlighted its popularity among consumers. …

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Checkout Magazine May 2017

Cash payments account for a significant amount of transactions for supermarket retailers, especially when it comes to payments under €20. According to the European Security Transport Association, in some European …

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TOPAZ Launch SafePay Roll Out

  Topaz has begun using Premium Cash Solution’s new cash handling system “SafePay”. The SafePay solution minimises cash handling requirements and protects both staff and customers in stores. To date, …

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New €50 Note

The European Central Bank (ECB) today unveiled the new €50 banknote, which will enter into circulation on 4 April 2017. The introduction of the new note marks the latest step …