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Today – May 18, 2021. China banned financial institutions and payment service providers from offering any services related to cryptocurrency transactions.  This is China’s latest attempt to curb the digital trading market.  According to Reuters, “Under the ban, such institutions, including banks and online payments channels, must...

The past year has been incredible for the digital and payments space. Due to COVID-19 we’ve seen a significant change in the way consumers shop and handle payments.  Over half of consumers surveyed by JP Morgan last year agreed that they used digital banking tools more...

The trend away from cash is nothing new and with consumers concerned about the health risks associated with handling cash, it’s no surprise that contactless and digital payment adoption is accelerating. According to a recent survey by the Electronic Transactions Association, 27% of small businesses in...