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Industry Event

March 12-14, 2024

Merchant Payment Ecosystems 2024

MPE 2024 will bring together 1,400+ individuals representing companies that are redefining the merchant payments ecosystem, on March 12-14, in the InterContinental Hotel Berlin, Germany.

Industry Event

November 28 – November 30, 2023


Trustech is the annual meeting place of the card and trust technology industries.  The event remains a popular mix between tradeshow and conference with over 200 international exhibitors, and around 150 international speakers covering the latest technologies and trends in the fields of Payments & Identification.

Industry Event

November 14–15, 2023

15th NextGen Payments & Regtech

The 15th NextGen Payments & RegTech Forum, aims to discover how more organizations are seeking to modernize and optimize operations, with a growing focus on expanding opportunities by adopting the latest technologies that are reshaping the payments and RegTech ecosystem. It is a unique gathering of renowned global decision-makers across the entire Payments and RegTech community.

Industry Event

November 2-3, 2023

16th NextGen Payments & Regtech

The 16th NextGen Payments and RegTech Forum is an inspirational gathering connecting leading decision-makers from across the entire Payments and RegTech community, delivering optimum benefit through premium content and bespoke networking opportunities.

Industry Event

October 12, 2023

Financial Innovation Forum

The 2nd Financial Innovation Forum is an elite platform of international industry experts gathered for engaging discussions on the latest developments, trends, best practices, compliance and regulatory considerations in the use of technology, digital advances and innovative solutions.

Industry Event

October 5-6, 2023

14th NextGen Payments & Regtech

The 14th NextGen Payments & RegTech Forum gathers Europe’s foremost Payments and RegTech experts giving you access to exclusive insights on payments trends, RegTech developments, regulation, and the latest technologies shaping the Payments and RegTech landscape.

Industry News

Industry News

November 18, 2023

InComm Payments Launches App Store Cards on PChome in Taiwan

InComm Payments is expanding the distribution of App Store Cards to PChome, an ecommerce platform in Taiwan. Digital prepaid cards are available in seven denominations.

Industry News

November 21, 2023

Grazzy Named a Preferred Digital Tipping Provider to Hyatt Hotels & Resorts

Grazzy, a digital tipping platform, has been named a preferred technology provider by Hyatt Hotels. The company says that digital tipping helps hotel operations, bar and restaurant staff earn $1 - $2 more per hour, and improves back-of-the-house operations by supporting tax compliance. Grazzy has been approved by all four of the major hotel brands, and is a preferred provider to three of the four.

Industry News

November 15, 2023

Co-op Introduces Contactless ATM Access

Co-op Solutions will begin providing contactless ATM access for all NCR Atleos terminals in its network by year-end, adding Diebold and Hyosung terminals in 2024. Transactions, which can be initiated by anyone with a Visa or Mastercard EMV card, have been measured as 50% faster than a swiped magstripe card, and 35% faster than an inserted EMV card. There are no API integration requirements for credit unions or ATM vendors.

Industry News

November 16, 2023

Bolt Adds Saks Off 5th, Shinola, Filson, Lafayette 148, and Toys”R”Us

Bolt's headless checkout technology is used by Saks Off 5th, Toys"R"Us, Shinola, Filson, Lafayette 148, and more. Enterprise retailers can pick and choose from Bolt's technology suite for a customized service,

Industry News

November 27, 2023

Bluefin and ID Tech Deliver PCI Validated Advanced Encryption Standard

Bluefin, a provider of payment processing and data security services, has teamed with ID Tech to deliver PCI validated Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) encryption services to Bluefin customers and partners using their Decryptx and PayConex payment security products. AES is a specification for the encryption of electronic data established by the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology.

Industry News

November 14, 2023

Worldline Enables Tap to Pay on iPhone for Large Businesses in France

Worldline, Europe's third largest merchant acquirer, has enabled Tap to Pay on iPhone for large merchant customers in France.

Nilson in the News

Nilson in the news

November 21, 2023

Payments Dive

Will China be a boon or bust for card networks?
"'UnionPay is the 800-pound gorilla in that market,” said David Robertson, whose The Nilson Report provides card market research. But there will be plenty of opportunities for U.S.-based companies to gain market share, he predicts. “I’m not saying that UnionPay is sweating bullets here — it’s just that the opportunity is so big.'”

Nilson in the news

November 9, 2023

CIO Dive

Global Payments to elevate CIO from within
"The company was the third-largest non-bank merchant acquirer in the U.S. last year, according to industry research firm The Nilson Report."

Nilson in the news

November 2, 2023

Tech HQ

Are credit card fees going to rise and what does it mean for businesses?
"According to The Nilson Report – a globally recognized authority on card payments – merchants in the US paid around $93 billion in credit card fees to Mastercard and Visa in 2022."

Nilson in the news

October 31, 2023

Crowdfund Insider

Fintech Featurespace Launches Large Transaction Model Using Generative AI for Financial Services
"According to the Nilson Report, global losses 'from card fraud are expected to total $397.4 billion over the next 10 years, with $165.1 billion of those losses happening in the U.S.'”

Nilson in the news

October 26, 2023 (NACS)

Plan to Revise Debit Card Swipe Fees Is Only a ‘Partial Victory for Consumers’
"Credit and debit card swipe fees have more than doubled over the past decade and are now $160.7 billion a year—over $1,000 a year for the average family, according to the Nilson report, which is considered the most trusted source on statistics for the payments industry."

Nilson in the news

October 25, 2023

USA Today

Americans relying less on cash, more on credit cards may pay more fees. Here's why.
"Merchants paid $126.4 billion last year in processing fees to accept credit card payments, up 20% from 2021, according to global payments researcher Nilson Report."

Nilson in the News
Relevant and respected, the Nilson Report is quoted by more business news publications than any other in the payments industry. Here’s a sampling of the articles where our proprietary data has been featured.

Industry News
The latest information about the companies, products and services that are shaping the payments industry, selected by our team of specialists.

Industry Events
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