Digital payments

The public option for real-time payments is taking too long

10/01/19

There is no way to know exactly what the market will look like in 2023 or 2024 when FedNow debuts. We're working on a solution that can help our customers right away, says Luanne Cundiff, president and CEO of First State Bank of St. Charles in Missouri.

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Fannie, Freddie to retain earnings; PayPal wins Chinese payments license

10/01/19

The GSEs will hold onto a combined $45 billion as they start the process of going private; PayPal becomes the first foreign firm to win approval to enter the country’s payments market.

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What Charles Scharf’s Visa years say about his plan for payments at Wells

09/27/19

In the payments world, Scharf is best known as the CEO of Visa Inc. from 2012 to 2016, where his strategies for faster payments, fintech partnerships and other key issues may shed light on what Scharf has planned when he becomes CEO of Wells Fargo.

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FedNow payments system would be a real-time disaster

09/27/19

Rep. Denver Riggleman, R-Va., explains why he’s introduced legislation requiring greater transparency over the Federal Reserve’s incoming payment system.

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Real-time payments: Are we halfway there?

09/19/19

The promise of real-time payments and the reality of the market are often at odds. That’s not a bad thing — it’s a sign there are pockets of demand that weren’t originally foreseen.

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Making Amazon work for smaller issuers

09/19/19

Vibrant Credit Union sees great value in converting its members to mobile and digital payments. And days like Amazon Prime Day can be critical for its digital wallet strategy.

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Wells Fargo strikes data-sharing agreement with Plaid

09/19/19

One of the largest U.S. banks and a dominant data aggregator have signed an agreement designed to give customers more control over their data.

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Why Wells Fargo is jumping on the digital currency bandwagon

09/17/19

It's not a reaction to JPM Coin, the banks says, but a way to speed up international payments for corporate clients.

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New Zealand's progressive approach is a boost for cryptocurrency

09/13/19

The new regulation in New Zealand shows other jurisdictions how best to address cryptocurrencies and their use in payments.

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Zelle founder to helm Ripple rival Interstellar

09/12/19

The creator of Zelle precursor clearXchange is heading a company building a blockchain-based international payment technology for banks.

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