Between a Rock and a Hard Place?

Between a Rock and a Hard Place?

In an age of an increasingly complex and interconnected payments ecosystem, who should primarily bear the burden of education the consumer about safe payments practice? A new Take On Payments post says that financial institutions must play a leading role in the educational effort.
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There's an App for That!

There's an App for That!

The number of people who use their mobile phone to conduct some aspect of banking grows every year. Take On Payments offers more highlights from the Federal Reserve Board of Governors recent report on mobile financial services.
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Federal Reserve Issues FOMC Statement

Federal Reserve Issues FOMC Statement

Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in April indicates that the pace of improvement in the labor market has slowed while growth in economic activity appears to have picked up.
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What Is GPR Feeding On? Part 2 of 2
June 13, 2016
What Is GPR Feeding On? Part 2 of 2
Each year, card issuers lose about $10.9 billion to card fraud, according to one report. Prepaid cards account for about 4 percent of that fraud. Take On Payments looks at the report and describes how GPR cards in particular could be used in fraud.
Mobile Security and Privacy
June 6, 2016
Mobile Security and Privacy
Many consumers don't believe that the mobile banking channel is safe. That was one of the findings of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors' Consumers and Mobile Financial Services 2016 report. This week, Take On Payments picks up where it previously left off with highlights from the report.
An Expert Explains High-Frequency Trading
June 2, 2016
An Expert Explains High-Frequency Trading
An unprecedented call for liquidity in the markets after the financial crisis was a factor that led to high-frequency trading, according to an expert from Tradeworx, a financial technology company. Learn more by listening to this episode from the Economy Matters podcast series. podcast