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Payments

08 Apr 2022

India’s central bank buys into digital

Sanjay Mathur & Dhiraj Nim | Chief Economist Southeast Asia & India / Economist & FX Strategist, ANZ

India’s central bank digital currency – the e-Rupee - is slated to make its debut. What are the benefits of an official digital currency and how does it differ from the world of cryptocurrencies?

05 Apr 2022

Venturing into a new payments frontier

Petr Ryska | Chief Executive Officer of ANZ Worldline Payment Solutions

The new ANZ Worldline Payment Solutions joint venture launched this week into a rapidly evolving world of payments.

04 Apr 2022

The Australian payments system: fit for future?

Andy White | CEO of Australian Payments Network (AusPayNet)

Payments platforms must keep up with demand as consumers increasingly move away from physical cash and cards.

24 Mar 2022

A stable platform for the next step

Nigel Dobson | Banking Services Lead, ANZ

Stablecoins, tokenisation and defi are more than just online trends now. They are the basis of real demands from customers. And banks must step up.

15 Feb 2022

Customer experience: the bigger picture

Mark Buckley | Vice President for Australia and New Zealand, Genesys

A holistic and digital-first view of customer experience will create long-term value for banking customers.

27 Jan 2022

Cryptocurrency: don't look up

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

The orbit of cryptocurrencies is increasingly eccentric yet central banks want to enter the system.

13 Jan 2022

New Zealand opens up to open banking

Jody Bullen | Digital Lead Data & Open Banking, ANZ New Zealand

If industries and government work together on open banking, Kiwis will gain greater long-term benefits.

13 Sep 2021

New Zealand’s shifting payments environment

Steve Wiggins | Chief Executive of Payments NZ

Like many economies, COVID-19 has driven a huge shift towards digital payments in New Zealand. But will the trends become permanent?

09 Sep 2021

Can cash resist the digital tide?

Steve Worthington | Professor at Swinburne University

Although digital payments are increasingly popular, cash is still a necessary form of payment for many in the economy.

01 Sep 2021

Future of payments: review or preview?

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

Australia’s payments system is large, diverse and very complex. And globally interlinked. So has regulation kept up with the pace of innovation?

24 Aug 2021

ATM customers continue to withdraw

Mike Ebstein | Director, MWE Consulting

As cash use rates dropped through the pandemic, so too did ATM use. But this isn’t a new phenomenon.

04 Aug 2021

What time is cheque out?

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor, bluenotes

With the Kiwis officially killing off cheques, will Australia be the next economy to formally move on from the paper-based payment?