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08.25.16

Coalitions Could Lead to a Point-opian Future for Loyalty

Consumers enrolled in multiple, unrelated loyalty programs often experience confusion and friction when it comes to redeeming rewards. Some see coalition loyalty—platforms that enable customers to earn and redeem points across multiple brands and retailers—as the way to win.

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Mobile & Emerging Payments

08.29.16

New Federation Unites Global Fintech Hubs

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A new international network of fintech hubs aims to foster global cooperation for the development of fintech and give the emerging industry a collective voice. Dubbed the Global Fintech Hubs Federation, the new group was formed by Innotribe—the innovation arm of global financial network SWIFT—and Innovate Finance, a fintech industry organization.

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Pay Studio

08.25.16

Retailers’ Prepaid Cards Make Gains in Mercator Report

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Prepaid cards have gained popularity among U.S. consumers in recent years, with 63 percent of adults buying the payments device in the year preceding June, according to a new survey report from Mercator Advisory Group. That compares to 61 percent for the last survey report, and 56 percent for the year before that.

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Retail

08.25.16

Retailers’ Prepaid Cards Make Gains in Mercator Report

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Prepaid cards have gained popularity among U.S. consumers in recent years, with 63 percent of adults buying the payments device in the year preceding June, according to a new survey report from Mercator Advisory Group. That compares to 61 percent for the last survey report, and 56 percent for the year before that.

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Op-Ed

08.22.16

Viewpoint: Does the CFPB Expect Payment Processors to Enforce State Regulatory Requirements?

Are payment processors for consumer financial service providers required to understand the complex regulatory regimes to which their clients are subject, and verify that clients are complying with those requirements?

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Government Watch

08.25.16

U.S. Regulators Outline Steps Taken after SWIFT Heist

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In the wake of the cyberattack that struck international financial messaging network SWIFT earlier this year, U.S. banking regulators say that they are assessing cybersecurity threats facing the country’s financial institutions and the controls in place to defend against attacks.

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On The Move

08.17.16

People on the Move: Hugh McFadden and John Leto, The Bancorp

The Bancorp has named Hugh McFadden chief operating officer of the company and the bank, pending regulatory approval. Meanwhile, John Leto has been appointed to the new role of Chief Administrative Officer of the Company and the Bank.

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