A lot of articles written in the payments industry about cash recently have usually either been in the context of a new digital-payments service like Android Pay or a new report that forecasting the death of the physical representation of money.
This fits into neither one of these categories. This is a quiz.
The quiz we did recently about the history of payments in general will look like a walk in the park compared to this quiz about cash.
Think you know when the Brazilian real was first introduced or what’s the nickname for the Canadian dollar? Then this is the quiz for you.
Take the quiz and show off your knowledge!
Fresh from its $4.5bn IPO, Nordic payments processor Nets has picked Spire as its partner to help with the physical roll out of mobile payments for Dankort customers.
Square has introduced a new update to its contactless and chip readers that reduces transaction speed to 4.2 seconds.
It seems laptops are about to catch the biometric fever as PayPal, Intel, Lenovo and Synaptics are collaborating to introduce FIDO-enabled embedded fingerprint solution to PCs.
Mastercard is working with Stripe to expedite the payment process for American sellers on the latter's marketplaces using the instant payouts feature from Stripe.