This week’s reads – Contactless booms and the future of the ATM

Articles via the Guardian, Cnet and NCR

  • Contactless payments hit new highNew figures from the UK reveal the use of contactless payments continues to grow, with £2.8 billion worth of transactions using this method in October.
  • Indian digital payments spike – The repercussions of India’s recent demonetization efforts continue to be felt, with prime minister Narendra Modi unveiling a range of incentives to encourage the use of digital payments.
  • Why ATMs are here to stay – NCR’s Colin Gordon takes a look at why the ATM channel will remain relevant in 2017 and beyond, despite the growth of alternatives to cash.

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