ATM fees track higher for 8th straight year

Foreign fees are up 5 percent year-over-year, 23 percent over the past five years, Bankrate.com finds in its 2014 survey of major U.S. cities.

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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.

New guide caters to restaurateurs, retailers looking to boost income with ATMs

'How to Profit from ATMs: A Guide for Retailers and Restaurateurs' delivers 40 pages packed with essential information about the business of owning, operating and earning revenue from ATMs.

The ATM business isn’t an ATM

The notion among certain groups that ATMs are obsolete has been pervasive for many years. However, data suggests that the ATM and its industry are far from their demise.

ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit addresses mobile wallet dilemma

With literally hundreds of mobile wallets in the marketplace, how are FIs - not to mention consumers - supposed to settle on just one?

In the US, it's a slow road to faster payments

Based on its Faster Payments study, the Fed seems to be driving toward an overhaul of the US payments system, but stakeholders prefer a more incremental approach.

Apple at the ATM: Will Apple Pay change the conversation about contactless cash transactions?

It doesn't seem too over-the-top to assume that the world's favorite smartphone ultimately will gain some foothold in the ATM world, so it's probably a good idea to get a grasp of how the newly announced Apple Pay contactless mobile technology works.

For the self-service branch, the future is now

The continuing recognition of the importance of the branch is reflected by the willingness of financial institutions across the world to invest at record levels in the development of new retail concepts.

Digital payments gain ground as HCE hints at FI involvement

HCE technology has the potential to advance mobile transactions powered by tethered credit or debit card accounts, says Juniper Research and other industry observers.

The Fraudulent Four: The world's worst payment frauds and security failures

The payments industry never stops looking for new techniques and safeguards to stop thieves and fraudsters. Even so, we constantly hear about their exploits worldwide.

IADs must improvise to survive: How DCC can help boost revenues

Shrinking interchange, increased competition and growing operational expenses have taken a toll on ATM profitability. But advances in technology can help IADs claw back some of those losses.

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Why isn't Argentina's ATM count growing faster?

A new report indicates that small-denomination banknotes might be making a big dent in the lifespan of the nation's ATMs.

Discover grants D-PAS certification to Oberthur EMV platform

Certification clears the Cosmo RSA v5 platform for use throughout the Discover Global Network, which includes Discover, Diners Club International, Pulse, and network relationships.

MoneyGram bolsters technology platforms with acquisition of Nexxo

MoneyGram will use Nexxo technology to expand its money transfer kiosk platform and broaden its service offerings for banks and credit unions.

Prepaid card use picks up in August, First Data reports

Vacations and back-to-school purchases spurred year-over-year growth of 6 percent in prepaid card use.

India's ICICI Bank adds cardless cash withdrawal capability

The FI's customers can now send money to anyone in the country, even if the recipient doesn't have a bank account.

Mercator announces free Viewpoint paper addressing Apple Pay, implications

'A Sleeping Giant Awakes: How Apple Pay Works and What it Means for Payments?' explains Apple Pay and explores what it means for the payments value chain.

CSI supports tokenization for mobile payment security

Tokenization allows CSI customers to participate fully with leading mobile wallet providers, including the recently announced Apple Pay service.

FIs see mounting ATM fraud following Home Depot data breach

The retailer says that no PIN data was stolen in the breach. However criminals have found other ways to solve the problem of missing PINs.

Cambridge Mercantile, PNC Bank partner with Fiserv WireXchange

The browser-based solution integrates with Fiserv processing platforms and automates the wire transfer process.

Nets Group steps over to Tango for ATM driving

The Lusis Payments solution is now driving the Nets ATM estate of approximately 700 withdrawal and deposit ATMs.

ATM, mobile providers meet up in Ugandan cash-out service

Customers of mobile money network MTN will be able to obtain cash at 147 Centenary Bank ATMs across Uganda.

FIS to acquire Clear2Pay for $484M

The purchase will bolster FIS’ global payments capabilities and enhance its abilities to deliver differentiated enterprise payments solutions, the company said.

Fed completes research into payment system improvement

A representative from the Fed will present a draft of the forthcoming study in a Town Hall meeting this Thursday at the ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit in Washington, D.C.

Mobile payments must be relevant, useful, study confirms

Young adults are especially interested in wearable mobile technologies that they can use for banking and making payments.

MIT bookstore adds Bitcoin payment option

The move makes The Co-op at MIT the first major university bookstore to accept the digital currency as a payment method.

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ATM transaction processing is a core function of the ATM business equation. This Topic Center focuses on ATM transaction processing and the companies who provide processing services.