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Cash & Crises
Abolishing the 500-note would be a logistical nightmare
April 22, 2016
Abolishing the 500-euro note would cost 500 million, but would criminality really disappear?
Cashless transactions are not always cheaper
April 20, 2016
Guillaume Lepecq was interviewed by Business Standard.
Demand should drive the future of cash
April 19, 2016
Carl-Ludwig Thiele believes that the future of cash should be determined by the demand.
Big Brother Could Thrive When Going Cashless
April 18, 2016
When going cashless, cash becomes information and information, if inappropriately used, can cause harm.
European Cash Processing Needs a Makeover
April 12, 2016
To remain a cost-effective payment tool, the cash cycle requires fundamental reform.
Extreme ATMs Dossier Published
March 03, 2016
The Extreme ATMs Dossier was published by ATMIA to illustrate how ATM machines can be installed even in the most remote corners of the Earth.
Millennials Still Prefer Cash
March 01, 2016
Fifty-eight percent of Millennials still prefer using cash when lending or borrowing money from family and friends.
Bundesbank member opposes restrictions on cash
February 09, 2016
Bundesbank member Carl-Ludwig Thiele reacted to a proposal to set a limit on cash payments in Germany.
Uber Expands Cash Payments
February 08, 2016
Uber expands its cash-acceptance policy to 10 more countries across 3 continents.
February 04, 2016
Former ECB Chief Economist quoting Fyodor Dostoyevsky, says "Money is printed freedom" and is against Germany’s proposal to set a limit on cash payments.
ECB Wants Proof that 500€ Helps Criminals
February 04, 2016
ECB wants evidence of the 500€ note's facilitation of criminal activities before abolishing it.
Citibank Testing Iris Scan ATM
January 07, 2016
To improve the security and speed of transactions of traditional ATM machines, Citibank is currently testing a new ATM prototype.