Amid stories about failed security, obsolete applications and legacy systems, there's evidence that vendors are lacing up their shoes to keep the industry ahead.
True, interchange rates are beyond an the control of IADs. But those who focus on factors that are within their control have the opportunity to grow their transaction counts — and their business.
Optimizing their ATM cash management provides FIs and IADs with significant opportunities to generate savings.
Besides cash, of course. Diebold has scrutinized this tech-savvy, what-have-you-done-for-me-lately cohort in extensive studies, so we asked them to tell us what Gen Y expects from next-gen ATMs.
Mobile devices are becoming ATM-access tools, able to offer many of the display and keyboard functions currently available on the self-service device.
Remote tellers allow banks to serve more customers during longer hours, without increasing costs.
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An excerpt from opening remarks by Networld Media Group Publisher Tom Harper at the first annual Virtual Currency Today Summit in Boston.
A piece on corporate earnings; a couple of pieces on security; a couple pieces on ATM innovation — all of these cropped up in the ATM Marketplace top five for the month.
If cash is dead, how is Cardtronics making so darned much of it?
Under the leadership of Andy Mattes, the company has pulled up its bootstraps and taken important strides toward a turnaround.
In its first earnings call of the year, NCR faulted foreign currency exchange for a revenue miss — and forecast continuing ill winds for FX during 2015.
CIT carriers are enjoying lower capital costs; cash processors are reaping the rewards of technology. How can ATM deployers claim some of the benefits?
I am extremely fearful that the greatly dumbed-down 'blow up the ATM' model will appeal to many a would-be bad guy once the old 'steal the ATM card' method no longer works.
As profits fall, rumors fly.
A link between the recent data breaches and the US EMV upgrade has yet to be established in the minds of most small merchants, many of whose stores have ATMs.
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Nearly two-thirds of American consumers say they would use a service that sends them an email or text when suspicious activity occurs on their payment card.
According to FICO, data theft rose by 174 percent at bank ATMs and by 317 percent at nonbank terminals between Jan. 1 and April 9.
The legislature will have shot itself in the foot if a daily ATM cash limit of $25 for welfare recipients costs the state $102 million in annual block grants.
The UK-based company says the acquisition will support the expansion of another of its US subsidiaries, Sterling Bank Services.
Ukraine's largest independent payment processor will deploy Alaric Authentic software for payment services across central and eastern Europe.
The creator of CardSecure says that widespread adoption of point-to-point encryption is a necessary step in stopping malicious card data hackers.
The company says its platform will support both instant issuance and lifecycle management for the EMV debit card portfolio of Navy Federal Credit Union.
NCR Corp. and Wells Fargo have collaborated to design and develop the industry's first full-function weatherized ATM for exterior walk-up environments.
The IAD says it will provide 18 ATMs around the Portland metropolitan area, as well as vault cash, processing and maintenance services.
The campaign is designed to educate consumers about the fraud and warn them about its consequences — ranging from loss of funds to jail time.
Mexico's Edenred has implemented Inetco Insight to monitor performance of transactions on prepaid cards used for corporate benefits, expenses and incentives.
Integrating UV camera technology into a SmartSource UV Elite check scanner provides a low-cost device with improved UV image quality, the company says.
A new report from Mercator considers how implementation of the omnichannel model can be inhibited — or enabled — by data management and synchronization.
The SelfServ 23 and 27 feature greater cassette capacity and security for deployers, and multitouch and pinch-swipe gesture capability for users, the company says.
Olympia ATM says that it has acquired the assets of a private operator for CA$1.69 million.
Under the agreement, UK-based AutoRek will implement its reconciliation software and provide reports for a Wincor banking customer.
Dolphin Debit has helped the FCU increase its visibility with a dozen newly branded ATM locations over the past year.
GardaWorld workers in Ottawa, Canada, say they will strike today if the company does not drop its demand for employee benefits concessions.
The issue goes back as far as December, according to a published report.
The software will allow CSI to bring customers into its ATM management fold with greater speed and ease, ESQ says.
A study by the company has found that 65 percent of consumers still don't know what a chip card is, however.
The software vendor says it has purchased a building in the UK to house a data center that will facilitate its expanding service to FIs across the globe.
An expanded agreement between CST Brands and Cardtronics Canada will add 275 ATMs to the company's portfolio north of the border.
Researchers at Juniper estimate that the cost to businesses of data breaches will increase fourfold over the next four years.
The program provides one settlement process and one point of contact for all major card brands, including American Express.
Recent growth — particularly in the financial services space — has boosted its total US market share to 29 percent, the company says.
Berliner Volksbank is adding more Cineo cash recycling ATMs at high-traffic branches, and converting standard ATMs to enable cash recycling at other branches, Wincor Nixdorf says.
'Lift with the knees' is only one part of the solution for aging employees at the bank's cash delivery facility; the second part is provided by a new glute-boosting device.
Companies must find partners and build efficient value chains if they are to survive market challenges, a new report says.
'It boils down to giving consumers the economic freedom of choice expected in all self-respecting free economies,' ATMIA CEO says.
The measure would save retailers considerable expense related to cash-handling and security, the government claims.
Within three months of deploying Aptra OptiCash software, Erste Bank saw emergency cash deliveries fall by 88 percent and out-of-cash events by 86 percent, NCR says.
Over a 12-month period, cities across the US saw a net total of 1,441 branches shuttered, according to an SNL Financial report.
The latest version of the EFT processing solution adds features and enhancements to further improve usability and flexibility, NCR says.
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EMV processing infrastructure is in place and banks have been instructed to issue only chip-based cards beginning Sept. 1.