Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Google Pay are gaining in ubiquity. But are community banks ready to seize the opportunity?
2015 will see more momentum on mobile wallets, continuing progress on next generation payments initiatives and more focus on fraud and risk controls.
Real-time payments are feasible in the U.S. based on lessons learned in the U.K., according to BAI Payments Connect 2015 speaker Ann Caple.
Lessons learned while introducing remote deposit capture (RDC) services can help bankers handle the auditing requirements for mobile RDC.
Given all the uncertainties surrounding person-to-person payments, bankers would be well advised to be careful about signing long-term contracts with vendors.
To keep their payments operations from getting lost in a fog of buzzwords and fancy technology, bankers need to work from a payments playbook that focuses on revenue.
While many small businesses remain wedded to paper checks, banks should move now to offer them electronic alternatives, says BAI Payments Connect 2014 panelists.
The U.S. card industry’s move to EMV technology to combat fraud will likely accelerate because of recent data breaches, say BAI Payments Connect 2014 panelists.