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How did five sheep, one lamb and four grass-fed male kids make payment history?

In addition to finding out how these animals made payments history, in this weeks Payments, Payments, Payments you’ll also find about: Getting the right outcomes for victims of APP scams. Soft POS transforming mobile payments Tikkie Checks changing the way we pay at the restaurant A guest blog by John Bertrand on addressing payment fraud Checkout abandonment die to SCA […]

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The dawn of digital currency

A quarter of a century ago, a window into the money of the future opened in Disney World’s twin town in England, Swindon.  Yes, Swindon. Last week saw the Silver Jubilee of the launch of the world’s first central bank digital currency (CBDC), Mondex, in my home town of Swindon. I sure a great many people have never heard of it, but […]

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Newsletter Insights

The following mini insights originally featured in this week’s edition of my newsletter – Payments, Payments, Payments. Top rated current account The Times “Money Mentor” has released its analysis of top rated current accounts. Money Mentor consider that a top-rated current account will have lower than average charges, including lower than average fees for using your debit card abroad and reasonable […]

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Subscriber Editions

In addition to my weekly newsletter I also produce a weekly ‘subscriber’ edition. So far, we’ve explored the UK’s retail payments landscape, looked at the world’s first 24*7*365 instant payment system, considered the 6.5 billion payments processed each year by Bacs and explored the UK’s RTGS system. Graphic: Northey Point / Data Source: Pay.UK Click on the following link for a 60 day free subscription […]

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CHAPS: The UK’s RTGS

In this week’s subscriber edition of ‘Payments, Payments, Payments’ we take a look at the UK’s Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) system operated by the Bank of England. The newsletter covers: What is CHAPS? My personal 35+ year association with CHAPS 1983 BC (Before CHAPS) Clearing House Automated Payment System but no STP The official history of CHAPS Move to Real Time […]

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An informed insight into the UK’s changing payments landscape – news, pointers and longer reads from Mike Chambers at Northey Point. Mike’s ‘Payments, Payments, Payments’ newsletter helps you navigate the UK’s payments landscape and signposts key events to keep you informed on news, announcements and developments. Newsletter Upgrade After feedback and much encouragement my free weekly newsletter has been upgraded […]

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Informed insights

Informed payment insights straight to your inbox The ‘Payments, Payments, Payments’ newsletter features informed insights into the UK’s payments landscape – news, pointers and longer reads – all delivered right to your inbox from Mike Chambers at Northey Point. Subscribe to get full access to the newsletter and website. Never miss an update. Stay up-to-date The ‘Payments, Payments, Payments’ newsletter […]