A series of innovations in the payments sector is driving change elsewhere in the UK economy and beyond
Becoming consumers’ default payment option, particularly in digital wallets, is an increasing challenge as incumbents and newcomers alike try to keep pace with developments in technology
Europewide regulation is set to transform payment services, promising consumers a new deal
Shoppers love plastic, but paying by card can sometimes cost more, which is why the European Commission is slapping a ban on additional fees
In a world where cash may become superfluous, Sweden is closest to a cashless future
The spread of new forms of digital payment is leading to claims that we are entering a cashless world. How accurate are they?
With a fog of electronic payment options, which platform will become dominant is unclear. What is certain, however, is any economy that wishes to remain vibrant must move towards more ubiquitous, frictionless payment systems, writes Dave Howell