If the last 10 years has taught us anything, it's that disruptive technologies can shift the course of events in a way few would expect.
The payments ecosystem is much like space: It's difficult to get to; it's uninhabitable unless you're properly equipped; and it exists in a vacuum.
The current ATM availability crisis and exchange of public blows highlight the essential nature of ATMs in today's payment ecosystem.
Apple Pay, cybercrime and self-service innovation were top-of-mind in the ATM industry over the last month. But reader interest wandered over to low-tech topics, as well.
Although the Internet remains consumers' top channel for banking, others — including ATMs and the branch — are regaining ground.
One-third of the participants in a recent study said their company doesn't have a mobile security program; of the two-thirds that do have a program, 75 percent of respondents said security is lax.
A panel of first movers in ATM innovation and branch transformation share some of the learnings they've acquired along the way.
When TEB bank of Turkey introduced transaction prestaging via mobile, it drove customer traffic from the branch to the ATM, reducing the burden on staff and creating a competitive advantage for the FI.
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In an omnichannel banking session, panelists discussed universal bankers and pods, migrating transactions to self-service devices, and making customers feel comfortable with it all.
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Intellinx solutions monitor, replay, and analyze user behavior across multiple channels, and instantly flag and stop suspicious activity, the company says.
The company also broke its previous records for volume-per-second, -minute, -hour, and -day on Dec. 24, 2014.
But to achieve wider acceptance, the technology must overcome the expense of POS terminal upgrades — and the persistent popularity of cash.
Criminals still stole more than 61 million customer records in 2014, despite taking off two of the biggest shopping days.
The research and consulting firm offers insights into trends and themes that will shape the payments and banking industries in the coming year.
Baltimore, Maryland-based Securityplus Federal Credit Union will introduce a new biometric ATM this month that lets members authenticate themselves via facial recognition.
A revised ATM Business Efficiency manual and accompanying online resource lay the foundation for the organization's Business Empowerment Program.
The global ATM market will expand at a compound annual growth rate of 7.6 percent between 2014 and 2020, a new study reports.
The NCR technology has helped the Turkish bank achieve a 10 percent increase in first-visit resolution of ATM issues, the company says.
The Global Cybersecurity Index ranks Canada second for highest national commitment to cybersecurity, followed by Australia, Malaysia, and Oman.
The report provides a perspective on walk-in bill payment market transactions, dollar volume, and revenue, and highlights changing trends.
Banks are investing in advanced technology to reduce costs, increase sales and promote client satisfaction, the ATM-maker says.
A smaller-than-usual year-over-year increase in malicious files doesn't mean criminals are slacking off — it means they're becoming more selective with their attacks.
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ATM transaction has volume declined by approximately 9.6 percent since the reinstatement of charges, according to figures from the nation's central bank.