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  • Cash is a public good
  • Cash is trust

For the love of cash: a German story

Germans love cash for many reasons and although efforts are being made to influence their payment preferences, they still stick to their euro notes.
Jan 24, 2018
  • Costs of cash versus costs of electronic payment instruments
  • Cash is efficient

Venezuela’s « petro » in murky waters

Venezuela's Maduro is moving along with his "petro" cryptocurrency project despite growing criticism from the opposition and the U.S.
Jan 23, 2018
  • Cash is the most widely used product
  • Cash connects people

Consumers like the freedom to choose their payment method

US consumers like having the freedom to choose their preferred payment method, which also includes cash. Retailers should therefore be careful not to assume that the cashless attitude has been adopted by all.
Jan 18, 2018
  • Innovation contributes to the efficiency of cash
  • Cash is efficient

Pay your parking ticket at any 7-eleven in NYC

The New York City Department of Finance has partnered with the payment app PayNearMe to offer drivers with a parking violation to settle their dues in cash at any 7-Eleven in the city.
Jan 17, 2018
  • Cash is the most widely used payment instrument
  • Cash is efficient

Spaniards prefer cash

Cash accounts for 22.9% of all payments in Spain making it one of the heaviest cash-using countries. This is partly due to the country's high rural population as well as its extremely high accessibility to ATMs.
Jan 16, 2018
  • Cash is efficient
  • Cash is easy to use

Brink’s expanding in Brazil

Brink's is further expanding its global reach sealing the 7th deal in a race for acquisitions in less than a year.
Jan 15, 2018
  • Cash enables an immediate transfer of value
  • Cash is trust

51% transactions in Canada carried out in cash

Cash is not only the most popular payment method in Canada, it's also the cheapest to handle for merchants.
Jan 11, 2018
  • Cash is a public good
  • Cash is trust

Venezuela’s petro cryptocurrency nipped in the bud

Maduro's plan to launch a Venezuelan cryptocurrency was rebuffed by Parliament who considers it to be a scheme to nurture corruption and evade sanctions.
Jan 10, 2018
  • Costs of cash versus costs of electronic payment instruments
  • Cash is efficient

Discount for cash payments? Not to evade VAT

When a shop owner offers a discount for cash payments, he or she might simply be motivated by a desire to ensure full earnings and to keep liquidity in check.
Jan 09, 2018

China’s tech giants that are almost out of reach

Tech giants Alibaba's and WeChat's financial services have gone largely unregulated until today - but that will change this summer.
Jan 08, 2018

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