Happy Birthday Faster Payments

VocaLink are celebrating the fifth anniversary of the Faster Payments service in the UK, and kindly provided us with this cool infographic. Also check out our blog from November by Chris Fisher – Faster Payments Goes Global To find out more about Faster Payments, click here –

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Visa Europe proposes to cut inter-bank fees for credit cards – PayX Industry News – Issue 31

A fortnightly round up of the latest news in the Payments Industry. If you would like to receive our newsletter straight to your inbox, you can subscribe here Card Processing Are you ever secure from fraud attack? Wincor Nixdorf is market leader for multivendor software

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Payments Innovation – where will it go from here?

Working for PayX places me firmly within the payments industry, but as someone who works in digital marketing I don’t personally possess a great knowledge of the actual workings behind payments technology. But thanks to all the recent innovation – I don’t need to! As

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PayX Industry News Round Up – Issue 30

A fortnightly round up of the latest news in the Payments Industry. If you would like to receive our newsletter straight to your inbox, you can subscribe here       Payments Knowledge Over 50 Percent of Customers at Risk of Leaving Their Bank as

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ACI Worldwide Paves the Way to True Enterprise Payments with Universal Payments Platform

We thought this article was worth sharing as ACI unveil their future payments strategy. Let us know what you think of this news and how it might affect the payments industry   Monday, April 22, 2013 NAPLES, FLA—April 22, 2013— ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a

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PayX Industry News Round Up – Issue 29

A fortnightly round up of the latest news in the Payments Industry. If you would like to receive our newsletter straight to your inbox, you can subscribe here     Company Announcements PayPal Acquires Iron Pearl UK Post Office to launch current account Innovative mPOS

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Time to Depose King Cash?

Having been in the card an online payment industry for over 25 years and seeing in my own lifetime the change of the banking industry moving to electronic payment and card payment in particular, it has always the perennial question has always fascinated me on

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Creating Conditions for Change

In my last contribution to this blog, I made some fairly broad (and arguably common sense) statements on why change programmes often deliver disappointing results and what powerful forces come into play that will prevent an organisation from effecting change .  It would seem only

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Why Change Programmes Fail

Anyone who’s worked in a large organisation for any length of time is likely to have experienced transformational change in one form or another.  By (bad?) luck rather than judgment, I have been at the pointy end of some fairly significant change programmes during my

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What’s in Your Wallet?

My kids gave me a new Union Jack wallet for Christmas, forcing me to answer the question in Capital One’s old adverts, “What’s in your wallet?” Capital One credit card (the advert worked!), personal debit card, business debit card, supermarket credit card, 2nd debit card,

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