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Payments

26 Jun 2019

Reading Libra’s horoscope

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Facebook has launched its own currency - Libra - we foretell doubters and challenging times ahead.

30 May 2019

Open banking in Aotearoa

Liz Maguire | Head of Digital Channels & Transactions New Zealand, ANZ

Open banking is gathering traction in New Zealand where adoption has a distinctly Kiwi style.

29 May 2019

Bitcoin’s back in town

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Although bitcoin is on a bull run back into the mainstream, questions of legitimacy still remain.

26 Apr 2019

Why bother surcharging?

Steve Worthington | Professor at Swinburne University

Regulation around surcharging keeps changing and has become more confusing for retailers and consumers alike.

23 Apr 2019

Using the right payments funnel

John Collins | Payments & Merchants Lead, ANZ

Businesses are being empowered to choose how their tap-and-go payments are processed, says ANZ’s Payments and Merchants Lead.

04 Apr 2019

Spending: vowels not the only difference between Aussies & Kiwis

Mike Ebstein | Director, MWE Consulting

Consumer confidence in NZ has outshone Australia for over a decade and it shows up in their spending. Will this trend continue?

02 Apr 2019

Who’s holding the digital purse strings?

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Tech companies are developing their own credit cards, payments platforms and wallets to store them in – but what do consumers want?

13 Feb 2019

So much to buy, many ways to pay

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

Paying for goods and services has never been so complicated with hundreds of payments options.

25 Jan 2019

Rise of the stablecoin

James Culham | Director, Institutional Portfolio Management, ANZ

If 2018 was the year of bitcoin, perhaps 2019 will see the stablecoin take centre stage.

18 Jan 2019

Disappearing payments

Gemma Simpson | Digital Producer, bluenotes

Payments are disappearing from view thanks to mobile wallets.

06 Dec 2018

More than a token effort

Matt Wood | Head of Digital Products and Partnership at Visa

Tokenisation: the technology changing digital commerce.

01 Oct 2018

Lune: the cashless croissanterie

Jemma Wight | Production Editor, bluenotes

As people move away from cash, so too will businesses like Melbourne’s Lune Croissanterie – and there’re other benefits.