Payments shake-up is a Brexit farewell

Future of Payments big four banks

Europewide regulation is set to transform payment services, promising consumers a new deal

Card payment fees: Brussels ban could put up prices

Future of Payments special report Raconteur

Shoppers love plastic, but paying by card can sometimes cost more, which is why the European Commission is slapping a ban on additional fees

Sweden: running from the cash machine

Sweden cashless

In a world where cash may become superfluous, Sweden is closest to a cashless future

The decline of cash?

The spread of new forms of digital payment is leading to claims that we are entering a cashless world. How accurate are they?

Universal systems will aid growth

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