Counting On Currency’s Cash Per Diem – December 2019 Links 30 December, 2019 By: Dan Littman category: Cash Per Diem, IACA Cash Per Diem 5879 0 Counting On Currency’s Cash Per Diem December 2019 Links December 23 – 31 2019 A cashless society could be a less equal society ACMA Currency Notes, December 2019 Azerbaijan – toward cashless Bahamas – digital currency Bangladesh – the digital economy Canada – Hey, can you spare a nickel? A tale from the world of coin collecting CCL Secure – 2019 in review Crane undervalued on disappointment with the banknote business G&D – 4 common myths about cash Ghana – new banknotes Greece – toward cashless India – why ATMs give consumers a headache India – counterfeits India – SBI, ATMs, one-time-passwords Infographic: reducing branch ATM network vulnerability Iran – new ATMs Italy – government to pay consumers to ditch cash Malaysia – cash vs cards Mormons & money: An unorthodox & messy history of 19th century banknotes & church finance Morocco – card skimming at ATMs Nepal – counterfeits Nigeria – CBN mandates lower ATM & electronic payment fees Pakistan – SBP facilitates banks in banknotes machine processing Pakistan – financial inclusion Rural America turning to grocers’ high-fee ATMs as banks leave Sleepwalking into a cashless society ($) Spectra Systems expands patent estate in US & Africa Taiwan – counterfeit coins UK – cash is no longer king ($) UK – LINK monthly report, December 2019 UK – on the new L20 note UK – Royal Mint & Brexit 50p coins UK – why the UK would be better off with a £1.75 coin US set to lose top spot as world’s biggest cashless society to China and other emerging Asian nations in 2020 US/Missouri – woman tries to pay her property taxes in nickels Zimbabwe – cash demand exceeds cash supply December 16 – 22 2019 ATM Cash-Out Attacks Return Australia – RBA paper – confidence in Australian banknotes Australia – teaching kids to grow up in a cashless society Brazil – central bank wants more competition between digital banks & tradition branch/ATM banks Central banks can’t find where all the cash went Deutsche Bank says crypto could replace cash by 2030 as fiat system looks ‘fragile’ Deutsche Bank report, imagine 2030 ECB welcomes Sweden’s cash law Europe – Police swoop on suspected darknet fake banknote buyers Everything you should know about ATM hacking G&D – design thinking for banking production Ghana – cards & financial inclusion Greece – grand plan to promote a cashless economy: fine the laggards who pay with cash Holography News, December 2019 How will Conventional/Bank ATM evolve in the next 10 years? Hyosung Launches New MX8300 Models of Recycling ATMs India – CSIR develops advanced security ink to stop counterfeiting of currency notes Indonesia – digital systems & financial inclusion Iran – financial literacy & financial inclusion Italy & Greece – war on cash Malaysia – cashless vending Netherlands – ATMs shutdown overnight to deter bombings Nigeria – credit access & financial inclusion Philippines – BSP says ATM network is still reliable Philippines – financial inclusion Philippines – new coin Qatar – mobile payments & the cashless society Researchers make major breakthrough in smart printed electronics, useful for labels & banknotes Scotland – access to ATMs Sweden – Riksbank Reclaims Payments Role as Swedish Cash Loses Its Crown Taiwan seizes millions in bogus older-generation $100 FRNs Tanzania – fighting counterfeits The incredible shrinking wallet (& cash payments) Trinidad & Tobago – new $100s being dispensed by ATMs UK – How to destroy a polymer substrate L5 note UK – toward cashless US/North Carolina – employee steals $88k from bank vault, then flashes the stolen money on social media What do you mean, I can’t pay in cash? Why Grocery Businesses Should Prepare for Cashierless Checkout Technology Why the inevitable end of cash won’t fulfill its egalitarian promise Why the potential end of cash is about more than money Zimbabwe – new note denominations planned December 10 – 15 2019 Angola – financial inclusion Australia – cost/benefit analysis of polymer notes Australia – RBA on why the $100 hasn’t been replaced since the 1990s Authentication News, November 2019 Bangladesh – digital tech & financial inclusion Bangladesh – new banknote Cameroon – Islamic finance & financial inclusion Canada – cash usage in decline Cash & Crises – Pre-paid card payment & settlements Cash worldwide – cash outside the city Croatian police arrest and dismantle organised crime group in large international investigation Dangers in the global war on cash Diebold vs Hyosung patent dispute update ($) Doing battle with holiday fraudsters at the ATM Finland – toward cashless Fintech & financial inclusion G&D – on the durability & longevity of banknotes G&D on the value of tokenization in securing transactions in a world of digital transformation Gambia embarks on developing a National Financial Inclusion Strategy Germany – ATM bombers arrested Ghana – central bank says local firms lack the capacity to print currency notes Ghana – Crane Currency & new note Going Cashless? 10 Things To Know About The Evolution Of Digital Payments How successful businesses handle high volume cash handling India – Financial inclusion for all through better design and distribution India – Note ban helped reduce incremental growth in currency by Rs 3 trn Italy – toward cashless retail Jamaica – central bank stops accepting cotton substrate Trinidad $100 Liberia – financial inclusion Malaysia – cashless retail in Kuala Lumpur MDT Releases TMR6209 Magnetic Pattern Recognition Sensor for Banknote Validation Mercator explores impact of digital solutions on ATM use Nigeria – financial inclusion & deposit insurance Northern Ireland – 20 months in jail for man who tried to import thousands of counterfeit £1 coins from the Netherlands Pakistan – financial inclusion & GDP growth Pakistan – toward cashless Scotland – sleepwalking into a cash disaster Trinidad & Tobago – new, counterfeit resistant $100 Trinidad & Tobago – polymer note is difficult to duplicate Trinidad & Tobago – new polymer $100 note being sold on the black market for $120 UK – Bank of England on the security features of the L20 UK – Cash machine scandal of the poor paying £1k a year to withdraw money from their own bank accounts UK – Six in ten people likely to use cash for gifts, treats or socialising over the Christmas period US – the history of the wheat penny US Mint coin production through November 2019 War on cash Who are the unbanked World’s Cash Is Disappearing. Bankers Aren’t Sure Where It Went Zimbabwe’s currency crisis is far from being resolved December 1 – 9 2019 ABN Amro – 470 cash dispensers temporarily closed due to explosive attacks Cameroon – money services & financial inclusion China & Southeast Asia – toward cashless DeLaRue – activist fund to double its stake DeLaRue – fears about its future Depending on who you are, the benefits of a cashless society are greatly overrated ECB boss Lagarde adds her signature to euro banknotes Financial inclusion & telcos G&D – making banknotes sustainable Ghana – new notes Greece – cash limits should be relaxed – ECB How to Steal ATMs: Two Guys, a Crowbar and ‘Brute Force’ Hyosung ATMs in India Hyosung ATMs in North America India – counterfeits India – kingpin of counterfeiting ring arrested India – RBI’s plan to make ATMs safer India – toward cashless Is Cash Still King or Are E-payments Taking Over? Japan – cashless incentives could be extended Japan – on subsidies for cashless payments Japan – will the Y2000 bill be saved? Liberia – toward cashless Nigeria – fintechs & financial inclusion Northern Ireland – Newry man tried to import 450,000 fake £1 coins from Amsterdam, court hears Paying your babysitter & grandchildren with m-payments rather than cash Philippines – BSP – cashless payments on the rise Philippines – fees driving down ATM demand & the number of ATMs Singapore – financial inclusion Southeast Asia – toward cashless UAE – toward cashless Ukraine – ATM blown to bits UK – Anglo-Saxon coin treasure generates L90k at auction UK – big retailers could save L7m a year by going cashless UK – cashless kills a local currency UK – history of the 50p coin UK – worst ATM blackspots exposed as communities face access-to-cash crisis Webinar – CBA – Cash – the Original Real-time Payment, 12/3/2019 What happens to ATMs when we all pay with our phones? Zambia – cashless policy Zimbabwe – will new currency solve the cash crisis?