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Apple Pay: A short-term plan for 500 banks?

Costs associated with the Apple partnership might accelerate financial institutions' plans to release their own mobile wallets — perhaps even with some help from merchants.

Obama executive order calls for 'BuySecure' initiative

An executive order from the president directs the government to lead the way in securing financial transactions and sensitive data — and in pushing toward nationwide adoption of EMV.

ATM - Mobile Integration Guide: Strategies for Successful Omnichannel Banking

This guide examines how banks are developing cross-channel strategies linking their ATMs with their mobile channels, their branches and Internet banking.

Sponsored by: Auriga SPA

Will EMV lead to more contactless ATMs?

Some forward-looking independent ATM deployers have begun to develop strategies for implementing contactless ATM transactions.

Considerations for EMV migration at the ATM

The process of moving to EMV technology can seem overwhelming, but thorough planning, communication and coordination can help make the transition a success.

Infographic: ATM Skimming: Modern-Day Bank Robbery

This infographic gives you the information you need on ATM skimming and how to spot a skimmer.

Sponsored by: Diebold, Incorporated

A small operator's guide to basic ATM care

Basic machine care isn't all that complicated. Here are five steps you can take to help ensure that your machine is always available (and inviting) to customers.

The long and 'cash-is-required' road …

The question remains, with Apple Pay fully implemented and consumers and merchants all engaged, will our need for cash be affected?

Guest blog: Unlock the benefits of ATMIA membership

Many industry members don't know about all of the perks that come with ATMIA membership. Here are seven that you might not be aware of.

Call centers a popular target for fraudsters

One expert says that if contact phone channels were monitored, this could predict criminal behavior two weeks prior to actual attacks.

Targeted cyberattacks: Lessons learned from a former FBI guy

"You don’t have a malware problem; you have an enemy problem," says Crowdstrike president and former FBI executive assistant director Shawn Henry. He explains further in a video interview.

How to cut the cost of inefficient cash handling

If you deal with cash on a regular basis, how can you protect it against poor cash-handling practices? Are there ways to make sure everything adds up?

2014 ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit: M&A in the ATM Industry

Tremont Capital Group CEO Sam Ditzion discusses M&A trends in the ATM industry at the 2014 ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit in Washington, D.C.

Big fish, little fish: M&A in the ATM industry

With costs racking up for ADA regs, Windows 7 migration, the shift to EMV and more, an increasing number of IADs are looking to merge or divest their ATM business.

Why the ATM Industry should embrace Apple Pay

The potential for interaction between the ATM and the device consumers see as key to their lifestyle — the smartphone — could increase the perceived value of the ATM in their banking routine.

ATMs, mobile and Bitcoin converged

Where are we going with the convergence of virtual currency, ATMs and mobile payments? A session at this year's ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit considered the question.

Not all hackers wear black hats

The news is full of stories about hackers stealing data from retailers, businesses and the government. But they shouldn't all be tarred with the same brush.

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NCR preps investors for disappointing Q3 results, lowers full-year 2014 guidance

Financial services remain a bright spot, but worsening market conditions in retail have prompted the company to dial back its earnings forecast.

Study: In Europe, low-value cash payments migrating to cards

From 2010 to 2012, the number of card payments in western Europe grew by 15 percent, while in central and eastern Europe, they increased by 82 percent.

Rototype cashless ATM a boon to Nigerian banks, merchants

Shoppers pay for purchases using their ATM card in the machine, which instantaneously debits a payment to the merchant's account.

Half of US POS terminals will be chip-enabled by end of 2015

Massive data breaches in the past year seem to have prodded retailers to take action to curb their potential exposure to losses from fraud.

MasterCard, Zwipe team up to roll out first-ever biometric contactless payment card

Biometric authentication replaces PIN entry, enabling cardholders to make contactless payments in any amount, unlike current NFC-enabled payment solutions.

Nearly 40 percent of US mobile banking users worry about identity theft

Not surprisingly, older users of mobile banking apps are more fearful than younger users about having their mobile banking data hacked.

For Europe's ATM deployers, innovation trumps expansion

The European installed ATM base shrank considerably in 2013, but saw a significant rise in the number of units boasting cash-recycling functionality.

CPI to launch new note recycler in early 2015

The unit offers a more efficient way to accept and dispense cash, the company says.

SBI rolls out tortuous ATM fee schedule following RBI rule changes

For customers with a low average monthly account balance, keeping the rules straight could be frustrating; for those with a heftier balance, they're as simple as f-r-e-e.

Burroughs scanners OK'd for use with Aptra Passport

NCR has given the green light to the Elite and Open Professional scanner series; Micro Elite and Adaptive certification is expected to follow soon.

US gov't to introduce EMV for EBT cards

Following on high-profile data breaches originating at POS terminals, the Obama Administration is reportedly taking measures to ensure the security of electronic benefits payments data.

FIME partners with Russian card software provider

The relationship will extend FIME EMV migration and certification services to issuing and acquiring banks in the region.

Cardtronics program incorporates ATM cash, coupons, mobile phones

The company's new AllTM program rewards ATM users by presenting them with a special coupon code they can upload to a mobile device and use immediately in-store.

ATM fee foe sues central bank

A rights activist is petitioning Nigeria's federal court to rescind an order that reversed a 2012 ban on foreign fees.

Denali Alaskan FCU partners with Co-op for ATM access

The Co-op ATM program allows the FCU's members to use 30,000 Co-op networked ATMs across Alaska and the lower 48 states.

Not bound by tradition, Generations Bank embraces branch transformation

The 144-year-old bank has opened its first 'tellerless' branch featuring full-service virtual banking and on-site specialists who help customers with more complex financial needs.

Prepaid cards rule in September spending; checks see rare increase

Total dollar volume was up year-over-year, but month-to-month growth slowed slightly as consumers took a breather between back-to-school and Halloween spending.

More UK banks join Paym

Clydesdale Bank, Isle of Man Bank, NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland, Ulster Bank and Yorkshire Bank are among the new banks that will offer Paym this year.

Diebold aims for greater security, customer convenience with new 5500 ATM series

The company says its new ATM line supports financial institutions' need to drive efficiencies, manage risks and reduce costs.

Global card payment volume tops 200B in 2013

A new study by RBR has found that the number of payments made by card worldwide grew 13 percent between 2012 and 2013.

Ethiopian IT firm wins contract to install 50 ATMs for Nib International Bank

Moti Engineering will deliver the machines within 60 days; with this order, Moti will have supplied a total of 949 ATMs to Ethiopian banks.

European PCI community confab addresses future of payments security

The conference focused on providing a greater understanding of PCI standards, solutions and services and their application in today's business environment.

New York issues emergency rule on ATM safety compliance reporting

The emergency rule precedes planned amendments that will require semiannual reporting of security compliance at institutions' ATM facilities.

Fiserv Portico collects 11 new CUs

The zero-footprint solution has attracted a variety of new users over the past 13 months.

New card from Oberthur changes up CVC... literally

Oberthur Technologies says that it has developed a solution to card-not-present fraud — a payment card that generates a dynamic card verification code.

Study: Prepaid travel card outlook and opportunities

A new report examines the methods and distribution channels used by issuers to get their products into the hands of consumers in this growing market.

New industry report examines consumer habits, preferences in mobile banking, payments

The survey-based report documents ways in which mobile users in the US, UK, India and Brazil are incorporating mobile banking and payments into day-to-day life.

New best practices guide tackles ATM software security threats

The new ATMIA manual advises deployers on security governance; software operational policies; threats to ATM networks; payments security and more.

Somalia increases its ATM count ... to 1

After decades of conflict, the installation of Somalia's first-ever ATM represents the hope of better things to come.

Dynamic currency conversion goes live on 5,000 PAI ATMs

ATM Currency Exchange lets international travelers withdraw US dollars from an ATM and see the amount debited to their account in their home currency.

CU24, MasterCard ink EMV licensing deal

The agreement allows CU24 to route EMV card transactions bearing the MasterCard U.S. common application identifier over its payments network.

Cardtronics, Fresh & Easy markets partner for deployment of ATMs

Cardtronics will install and operate 165 brandable ATMs at existing Fresh & Easy natural foods markets.

Study reveals FIs' top priorities for the ATM channel

A new study by Cummins Allison finds that 58 percent of financial institutions are approaching expansion or replacement of their ATM fleet with two goals firmly in mind.

Dolphin Debit reels in ATM outsourcing deal with Arizona CU

Altier Credit Union has turned over management of its off-site ATMs, eliminating the need for staff to trek out to distant locations for machine servicing.

Intellinx earns ISO certification for secure operations

Certification provides independent verification that overall operations adhere to the highest level of security management, the company says.

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