Approximately 50% of new bank accounts are opened by customers that have recently arrived in the UK to work or ... [Continue reading]
Another waste of money is around the corner for the UK banking sector.
"Almost 1 million UK bank customers will be forced to have to use new six-digit sort codes… The ... [Continue reading]
The discussions around digital currency continue. I had an interesting sort-of-argument with someone about this recently, and I mentioned in passing the dynamics of the shift from specie to ... [Continue reading]
I’m sure by now you’ve all read about MasterCard’s acquisition of VocaLink. If not, you can listen to me talking to David Yates, the CEO of VocaLink, about it on the latest podcast in our ... [Continue reading]
My good friend Geronimo Emili invited me along to a session at Money2020 in Copenhagen today to deliver a manifesto for cashlessness in Europe. He challenged me to come up with a five minute ... [Continue reading]
American retailers have been lobbying the great and good to implement PIN for card transactions. We have chip and PIN, so we think this is nothing new. But note this is not what they are ... [Continue reading]