Tuesday, November 29, 2022
FinTech Connect 2022, to be held Nov. 30 and Dec. 1, at London's ExCel Centre, will bring together over 120 speakers and 3,000 attendees for its ninth annual conference, event organizers stated. The two-day event will mix networking, keynote addresses and a startup competition to celebrate the fintech sector and its positive impact on the global economy.
By Dale S. Laszig
In an industry that measures success in nanoseconds, speed is always at the forefront, but the game has changed in recent years. Experts are assessing agility with more rigor. Payments analysts who hailed Venmo as revolutionary when it launched in 2009 now consider it a legacy system. In this article, payments leaders share a variety of perspectives on agility and advise how to harness its capabilities in software, application and technology design and deployment.
Company profile from GS221101
Super Processor was founded in late 2014 by payments industry veteran Michael W.K. Tsang, a serial entrepreneur and social activist who wanted to improve credit card processing, especially in emerging business sectors he believed were underserved by traditional payment processors.
In this episode... We talk with Yonas Marcos, CEO at Star Financial, about the ATM business. We explain why ATMs have become more popular through the rise of cash discounting and now dual pricing. We also discuss non-compliant ATM systems, such as the Cashless ATMs being used by Cannabis Dispensaries, and how Visa is cracking down. Then, I discuss some powerful external threats to the ISO / Agent model. And Patti talks about how the Durbin Amendment is finally being fully implemented with competitors to Visa and Mastercard with debit routing.