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  • Cash is a public good
  • Cash is trust

EU will not impose restrictions on cash

Cash is here to stay in the EU! The European Commission published its report on restrictions on payments in cash following a public consultation and a commissioned study on the subject.
Jun 18, 2018
  • Cash is available to all users
  • Cash is universal

Limitations on the use of cash in Israel: A new law

Former Bank of Israel Currency Department Director, Mordechai Fein, looks at the evolution, passinga and consequences of the law for the limitation of cash usage.
Jun 11, 2018
  • Cash connects people
  • Cash is the most widely used product

70% of Swiss payments are in cash

The Swiss love their cash, but they also love having the freedom to choose their preferred payment method depending on the situation.
May 31, 2018
  • Cash is trust
  • Cash is a contingency and fall-back solution

UNICEF confirms benefits of cash aid

Cash aid has proven to be the most efficient type of aid in Jordan's refugee camps, according to UNICEF's latest report "Wrapped Up Warm". So much that it's the third year in a row that it is being implemented.
May 08, 2018
  • Cash is available to all users
  • Cash is universal

World Cash Report 2018

The G4S 2018 World Cash Report is out and cash is still the most universal and widespread payment method.
May 01, 2018
  • Cash is also a store of value
  • Cash is universal

High-denomination Banknotes in Circulation: A Cross-country Analysis

The Reserve Bank of Australia's March 2018 Bulletin tackles the issue of growing demand for high denomination banknotes in Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom.
Apr 13, 2018
  • Cash is also a store of value
  • Cash is universal

BIS report shows cash going strong

The BIS quarterly review shows that cash in circulation has grown from 7% of GDP in 2000 to 9% in 2016.
Mar 16, 2018
  • Cash is available to all users
  • Cash is universal

State of the World’s Cash Report

The first State of the World's Cash Report was published by the Cash Learning Partnership listing the steps to take to achieve an effective Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) - an extremely effective aid measure that is being adopted worldwide.
Feb 08, 2018
  • Cash generates security
  • Cash is trust

Report on the debate regarding EU cash payment limitations

Nikos Passas offers an in-depth analysis about the weaknesses of the EU's Inception Impact Assessment for the limitation of cash payments.
Feb 07, 2018
  • Cash generates security
  • Cash is trust

Sex, drugs, and bitcoin: How much illegal activity is financed through cryptocurrencies

The new study released by Foley, Karlsen and Putnins analyses bitcoin users' behavior to better understand the role that illicit activities play in the world of digital currencies.
Jan 25, 2018

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