28 Jun 2019

  • There is a strong trend towards cashlessness in favour of electronic payments in the Australian economy and around the world, with many predicted benefits;

  • But overseas, drawbacks to a cashless society are leading some regulators to take measures to ensure continuing access to cash;

  • There are hurdles to clear before a transition...

27 Jun 2019

  • Facebook will launch its global cryptocurrency, called Libra, in 2020. This digital currency will be built on Blockchain technology;

  • Facebook’s new subsidiary, Calibra, will create a digital wallet that will store the Libra cryptocurrency. It will be integrated into both Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, and will also have a standalone...

27 Jun 2019


  • In the UK, NatWest and RBS are trialling a contactless payment card with a built-in fingerprint scanner, which matches against the...

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