8th Feb '17

Should Merchants Embrace Instant Payments?

By | February 8th, 2017|Categories: Merchants & Retailers, News & Articles|Tags: , , , |

The European Central Bank (ECB) published an important vision document in 2014.  This vision invited the supply side of the [...]

2nd Feb '17

The Crocodile in The Yangtze – The MoneyGram Acquisition

By | February 2nd, 2017|Categories: M&A and Transactions, News & Articles|Tags: , |

Deep Blue Sea Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba Group, was famously cautious about competing head-to-head with the world’s largest [...]

24th Jan '17

EDC’s Annual Payments Industry Survey

By | January 24th, 2017|Categories: News & Articles, Reports & White Papers|Tags: |

Every year, we conduct an Advanced Payments Survey to identify industry trends, capture expectations, and understand perspectives from industry stakeholders. [...]

17th Jan '17

A Vital Starting Point In Customer Experience Design Is The Point of Sale

By | January 17th, 2017|Categories: Merchants & Retailers, News & Articles|Tags: , , , , |

As retailers aim to improve the customer experience the Point of Sale (PoS) continues to be a vital component in [...]

3rd Jan '17

How Not To Digitise

By | January 3rd, 2017|Categories: Banks & Issuers, News & Articles|Tags: , |

A noted historian once observed that history is nothing but the unfolding of miscalculation. If this is true, then the [...]

21st Dec '16

Fintech Connect Live

By | December 21st, 2016|Categories: Financial Technology, News & Articles|Tags: , , |

In early December EDC once again joined the debate at the Fintech Connect Live event in London. This is an [...]

19th Dec '16

The Economics Of Christmas Shopping, Customer Experience Design And The Future Of Retailing

By | December 19th, 2016|Categories: Merchants & Retailers, News & Articles|Tags: , |

Christmas is super important for retailers. The economics of the Christmas season are well documented as the peak selling period [...]

2nd Dec '16

A Payments Strategy For The 21st Century

By | December 2nd, 2016|Categories: Digital Banking, News & Articles|Tags: |

Following almost 12 months of work, the UK’s payments industry, made up of hundreds individuals from over 200 organisations, representing [...]

2nd Dec '16

Samee Zafar Speaking To CEE Fintech In Budapest

By | December 2nd, 2016|Categories: Financial Technology, News & Articles|Tags: , , |

Watch Samee Zafar, Director, speaking to CEE Fintech in Budapest. CEE-Fintech matches fintech startups with financial institutions, technological integrators and [...]

30th Nov '16

Blockchain And The Future

By | November 30th, 2016|Categories: Mobile & Advanced Payments, News & Articles|Tags: |

Getting it wrong Pollsters whose job it is to talk to people and predict the outcomes of elections, sometimes get [...]

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