Blog

Our employees' opinions and positions on emerging technologies and current topics in the payments industry.

Wearable Devices: A Force to Be Reckoned With

For wearable devices like smart watches, the key application on the road to general acceptance is development of convenient forms of payments.

Gone to the Future: Going Invisible

It is already clear that payments are in the midst of an unprecedented transformation. Both consumers and retailers are demanding processes that allow quicker and easier payment for goods and services.

Loyalty: The Changing Landscape

Market conditions have changed significantly since the onset of the traditional loyalty programs in 1990’s and have been changing even more in the recent years.

New security for the new payments era

The ever evolving digital technology brought many new opportunities and efficiencies into the payment industry, but it has also brought a lot of risk.

What is coming in payments processing innovations?

The revolution in communication, that was brought on by the internet and mobile phones (and later smartphones), didn't stop there. In today's world, the digital revolution has taken over our entire lives.

Europeans Endorsing Contactless Payment Experience

There is no doubt the future belongs to contactless payments. Tap transactions already have a very healthy growth in Europe.

Card Business in Croatia is growing

Card business is growing in Croatia. At the end of June 2015 there were 8,7 million cards in circulation. Compared to the same period in 2014 this amounted to a 1.8 percent growth. The number of ATMs was also on the rise with a 3.6 percent growth, and the same could be said for EFTPOS terminals, which recorded a 3.2 percent growth.

Travel and Holidays Tips for Mobile Banking Users

Shopping during the holidays always comes with a pinch of worry and a lot of questions: what do to with the money, how to carry a lot of cash around, how to use a credit card more securely?

Fraud in the Payment Industry

Fraud attacks targeting financial institutions are at an all-time high. Total global payment-card fraud losses amounted to $14 billion in 2013, up 19% from the prior year, with the United States accounting for 51% of it.

Learn How to Protect Yourself from Fraud

Millions of people fall victim to fraud every year, especially the elderly. Financial fraud is tricky to discover and track. Bear in mind that the best defense against all kinds of fraud is knowledge.