Infographic – ATM Operators Encouraged to Include Wireless Comms

Infographic – ATM Operators Encouraged to Include Wireless Comms

Wireless ATM communications offer a range of benefits, but some ATM operators are cautious about moving completely away from wired solutions. This infographic looks at a hybrid approach that may be the answer.

Type: Infographic

Sponsor: Transaction Network Services


Infographic: Cash Is King

Infographic: Cash Is King

Digitization is here to stay – we’re a hyper-connected world with more options than ever. But that doesn’t change the fact that physical currency is a top choice of people around the world. From how much there is, to why we love to use it (and how much it costs to move it all around), here’s an inside look at the big, complicated ecosystem of cash.

Type: Infographic

Sponsor: Diebold Nixdorf


Survey Reveals Payment Data Security Concerns

Survey Reveals Payment Data Security Concerns

Have advances in security provided reassurance to consumers that sensitive payment card data is being protected? This infographic looks at the results of a survey of US, UK and Australian adults which found 67% are concerned about the security of their credit/debit card data. We highlight issues for banks, acquirers, processors and merchants.

Type: Infographic

Sponsor: Transaction Network Services


See More »

FEATURES


Do bitcoin and blockchain have a future in financial services?

Do bitcoin and blockchain have a future in financial services?

Distributed ledger technology undoubtedly has characteristics that could improve payment processing efficiency and security ... if financial service providers take steps now to mitigate risks that almost always accompany the introduction of new technologies.

How Brits got easy ATM access — and could lose it just like that

How Brits got easy ATM access — and could lose it just like that

IADs in the UK have always fought an uphill battle. The fight will become harder still — in fact, hopeless for some — if the banks that own the Link ATM Network carry through with a proposal to slash fees. And IADs won't be the only losers — the public will be hurt as well.

The ATM world is in for a seismic shift ... Are you ready?

The ATM world is in for a seismic shift ... Are you ready?

The speed and magnitude of the recent changes seen in major Western ATM markets cannot be overstated. It will likely be the ability to quickly adapt — or not — that will determine the winners and the losers among independent ATM deployers.

My transaction was rejected — and it was a deposit!

My transaction was rejected — and it was a deposit!

"Check rejected for technical reasons," the screen said. What? I had endorsed it correctly and it all looked good, but rejected? Not even accepted and flagged as "pending!"

Funds disbursement via Visa: A bigger slice of the pie for ATMs?

Funds disbursement via Visa: A bigger slice of the pie for ATMs?

At Money 20/20 this week, Visa EVP Oliver Jenkyn mapped out growth opportunities that push money the other way — that is, toward the consumer — across the network's rails. It's a scenario that can mean a bigger slice of the pie for the ATM industry, too.

Mobile wallets: In a lull or just another nonstarter?

Mobile wallets: In a lull or just another nonstarter?

Is the mobile wallet movement toast? A new study concludes that consumers and merchants might just be taking a break from adopting the technology while they wait for mobile wallet proponents to solve issues involving security and ease of use.

The whats and whys of EMV noncompliance at merchant-owned ATMs

The whats and whys of EMV noncompliance at merchant-owned ATMs

If you are an IAD or ISO with processing agreements currently in force for independently owned, EMV-noncompliant ATM locations, the $64,000 chargeback question is ... "What are you going to do?"

How much cash do I have on me?

How much cash do I have on me?

The paradox is that the more we shift to digital forms of payments — from debit and credit cards to P2P payments — the more we feel at ease with cash. Cash helps us control our budgets and simplify our transactions. If we have the cash, we make the purchase. And in our highly complex lives, it is this simplicity that resonates with us all.

C-speak: Stemming the rising tide of card-not-present fraud

C-speak: Stemming the rising tide of card-not-present fraud

ATM Marketplace editor Suzanne Cluckey sat down recently with Brad Wiskirchen and Rich Stuppy of Kount, a fraud prevention company, to talk about results of their annual mobile payments and fraud survey and about the trends now influencing the market.




Madness in the midday sun: Time-to-cash is all that matters

Madness in the midday sun: Time-to-cash is all that matters

It takes so many extra steps now to get cash from an ATM. The interrogation lasts for several screens as we are prompted for this and that. But at the height of summer in the American Southwest, spending extra time under the blazing sun isn't fostering good customer relations at the ATM.

The war on plastic

The war on plastic

Initially hailed as innovative, it appears that Visa's 'war on cash' is in reality a war on merchant profitability and customer payment choice. However, a 'war on plastic' is a promising business case that could actually be sold to merchants.

With 'cashless challenge,' Visa puts its own interests ahead of consumers'

With 'cashless challenge,' Visa puts its own interests ahead of consumers'

Last Wednesday, Visa distributed a press release touting its "Cashless Challenge" campaign in the U.S. On Thursday, the ATM Industry Association responded with a statement taking issue with the campaign, which will award a total of $500,000 — $10,000 each...

How elotes and tamales keep a cashless society at bay

How elotes and tamales keep a cashless society at bay

A Chicago neighborhood is one example of the many anomalies when it comes to the digital discussion and pushing mobile payments forward.

Are we there yet? Understanding the complexities of blockchain production

Are we there yet? Understanding the complexities of blockchain production

At this week's Blockchain and Digital Currency Conference in New York, blockchain project veterans explained why getting up and running with blockchain technology is a moon shot, not a road trip.

Hosted Services Video

Hosted Services Video

Rapidly evolving banking technology, introduction of new age channels and aggressive competition require banks to make significant investments in infrastructure, technology, and inter-operable payment channels and resources.




See More »

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.

NEWS