Digital payments

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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Call for faster paychecks overlooks key facts

08/29/19

The Fed's development of a real-time payments systems has sparked a pointless debate about paper checks.

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Waters meets with Swiss officials to discuss Facebook's crypto plans

08/26/19

House Financial Services Committee Chair Maxine Waters, D-Calif., and a bipartisan congressional delegation met with Swiss government officials last week to discuss Facebook’s plans to launch and operate a digital currency.

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FedNow service and blockchain closely linked

08/26/19

Crypto technology will play a major role in the central bank's real-time payments system.

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