Did you know that William Shakespeare used to be on the £20 note? Do you know who is currently on the £5 note?
Don’t worry if you don’t. Despite using cash, or at the very least seeing it, every single day, 60% of British people still don’t know who the people on the notes.
This infographic from GoCompare should hopefully bring that percentage down and get everyone to recognise their Adam Smith from James Watt and Matthew Boulton.
Using Ripple's enterprise blockchain solutions, Standard Chartered has completed its first real-time cross-border payment for businesses with another major correspondent bank.
Nine out of ten consumers use their smartphones more than any other device, and consumers would also prefer to use biometrics over PINs - with fingerprints being the preferred method, according to a new Mastercard survey.
It should come as no surprise that digital payment volumes are continuing to increase with annual growth projected to top 10% for the first time to reach 426.3 billion transactions, according to the new World Payments Report (WPR) from Capgemini and BNP Paribas.
Identity, biometrics, fraud, and the payments user experience were the topics discussed at TALKINGTECH’s inaugural Future of Digital Payments and Collections event this week.