This week’s reads – Big changes in payments and the case for cash in emerging markets

Articles from This is Money, Banking Technology and NCR

  • UK payments set for biggest shake-up in decades – New security measures proposed by the Payments Strategy Forum have been lauded as “brilliant news for everyone with a bank account“, but do they go far enough to protect consumers from transfer fraud?
  • EPC unveils Instant Credit Transfer scheme – A one-year countdown to real-time money transfers across the Single Euro Payments Area is now underway, after the European Payments Council confirmed a November 2017 launch date for the Instant Credit Transfer scheme.
  • The case for cash in emerging economies – NCR’s Colin Gordon on the importance of cash and ATM access in countries like India, which recently took the surprise move of taking all existing 500 and 1,000 rupee banknotes out of circulation.

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