Counting On Currency’s Cash Per Diem – September 2019 Links 30 September, 2019 By: Dan Littman category: Cash Per Diem, IACA Cash Per Diem 5210 0 Counting On Currency Cash Per Diem – September 2019 Links September 26 – 30 2019 Africa – toward cashless Are we sleepwalking into a cashless future ATMIA – Dave Tente talks about the future of cash ATMIA paper on ATM crime sentencing Bahamas – eliminating the 1c coin Burroughs – an introduction to cash recyclers Europe – ATKearney report – toward cashless Future of cashless businesses How ATMs work India – rupee notes may seem dirty but they are cleaner than some other countries Kenya – people rush to swap notes as ban looms Russia – use of cashless payments is accelerating Santander, NCR & ATMs UK – billions in cash appear to have gone missing in 2018 US – ATM deployers’ suit against Visa & Mastercard resumes US – cards & cash are still king US – earliest silver coins were technically illegal US – Federal Reserve orders 5.2 billion notes for 2020 September 23 – 26 2019 Australia – indigenous groups condemn cashless cards Australia – RBI on counterfeiting Bangladesh – new law on currency counterfeiting Can money buy happiness after all Canada – bank refuses to take man’s $800 in coins Countries relying on foreign currencies at home, infographic DeLaRue – the art of designing a banknote Evolution of the ATM Ghana – Thales & financial inclusion Important dates in world currency history India – ACI, Canara Bank, ATMs India – toward cashless India – what happens when as country suddenly gets rid of most of its cash Jamaica – worn notes are a problem for the visually-impaired Japan – banks are sharing ATMs to reduce operating costs Japan – on using sales taxes as a lever to promote cashless Japan – usage of 1 yen coins likely to fade Kenya – war on counterfeiters & money launderers Mastercard, Rabobank, financial inclusion Mexico – cashless money transactions Nanotech Security – 3 new patents Nigeria – toward cashless Northern Ireland – old L5 & L10 notes to be withdrawn in one week North Korea – hackers have new malware to attack ATMs Pakistan – currency scam Pakistan – SBP – complete record of note destruction is available Philippines – banks need to justify their plans to raise ATM fees South Africa – ATMs with currency recycling functionality Spain – Money Heist may not be a true story but it has real life inspiration The $100 trillion opportunity to provide banking to the poor UK – Brits want to see Prince William replace the queen on notes when the time comes UK – fake 1 pound coins US – Mint coin production through August 2019 Vietnam – South Korean firm investing $700m in cashless payments Wales – shocking rate of cashpoint closures in the north What keeps small businesses from going cashless? September 16 – 22 2019 Albania – new polymer banknotes from DeLaRue Amazon payment innovation – taking cash Australia – RBI – a brief history of counterfeiting Australia – RBI – survival analysis & the life of banknotes Australia – the surprising reason the $20 is being replaced Authentication science – researchers use metamaterials to create 2-part optical security features Convenience stores & cashier-free checkout Curacao – on cashless retail DeLaRue – how to fight against fakes G&D – partner in digital transformation How clean is cash – Dutch researchers win Ignoble Award India – bank strike in late-September will make people cashless for 4 days India – counterfeits India – fake $1 million in US currency seized in Uttar Pradesh Kenya – time limit on turning in old banknotes Liberia – banknote order delayed amidst controversy Liberia – deploying more ATMs to make banking more efficient Liberia – new banknotes Malaysia – toward cashless Mexico – new banknote Money & transmission of bacteria New Zealand – digital wallets replacing physical wallets Nigeria – developments in the cashless policy Nigeria – financial inclusion On the continued relevance of cash Pakistan – financial inclusion Philippines – BSP to build modern security plant complex Philippines – financial inclusion Philippines – toward cashless Rwanda – financial inclusion South Korea – card payments will surpass cash in 2020 Ukraine – new notes UK – cash only represents 20% of spending UK – impact of cashless on the poor & elderly UK – Royal Mint turns to jewelry as cashlessness accelerates UK – Which? on access to cash US – is there a generation gap in cash use? September 9 – 15 2019 Are you buying into the prevalent cashless payment myths? ATMs – 5 little know ATM maintenance services ATM hacking tools are trending on the dark web ATMIA – 2019 fraud & security survey Bangladesh – nonbanks, ATMs & POS terminals Canada – 85% of Canadians do not regularly pay with cash Cash degradation in ATMs, paper Cash in today’s world Evolution of the ATM Financial institutions & outsourced cash vault services Germany – 500 euro note phaseout could have unintended consequences India – counterfeit currency racket busted India – digital currency drive is not a hit with traders India – dirty money dispensed by SBI ATMs India – RBI picks vendor for visually impaired banknote app Kenya – end of cash-is-king as traders reject old Sh1000 notes Kenya – how to detect fake notes Malaysia – counterfeiting epidemic Mastercard & financial inclusion Mexico – record number of counterfeits despite improved security Modernizing currency management Moving beyond the limits of cash & dash ATMs NCR Selfserv 63 offers cash recycling Nanotech – additional optical thin film orders Nanotech Security Corp is undervalued Portugal – police crack one of Europe’s largest counterfeit currency networks Spain – how to spot forged euros Thailand – thousands of counterfeit US$100s seized UK – Big Issue rolls out cashless payment tech nationwide UK – lots of old-style L1 coins are still missing UK – private report criticizes polymer notes UK – what to do if you find an old L5 or L10 note UK – why do banks charge for cash deposits? US – Jon Cameron joins NGC program US – should you ditch your cash? A growing number of cities say no September 1 – 8 2019 Afghanistan – national financial inclusion strategy ATMs – 90 year-old inventor of the ATM celebrates the machine’s 50 birthday Australia – toward cashless Canada – why gamblers loved the 50c coin China – going cashless with facial biometrics DeLaRue in Kenya DeLaRue – new chairman 4 reasons retailers should consider buying or leasing self-service coin machines Future of circulating coins Future of the ATM Gold – can Swiss refineries stay ahead of forgers How 4 countries tackled financial exclusion India – currency in circulation in FY 2019 India – digital payments & financial inclusion Indonesia – cashless payment is a concern for people in Jakarta Intelligent ATMs on the rise Iran – ATM transaction trends Kenya – pile of fake money found on a roadside Macau – toward cashless Mexico – new note Morocco – cash trends 2018 NCR – cash-recycling ATMs Nepal – ATM hacking Nigeria – CBN & ATM cybercrime Philippines – Islamic banking & financial inclusion Philippines – toward cashless Podcast – the money question in early America Scotland – on financial inclusion Securency – banknote executive in bribery scandal ordered to pay more than $500k Sierra Leone – Africell Bank & financial inclusion Spectra launches machine-readable polymer substrate Switzerland – new note Thailand – the less-cash economy UK – Roman-era hacksilver treasure hoard found in Shropshire US – cash won’t leave the payments system anytime soon US/Georgia – ATM technician accused of stealing $200k Venezuela – the Petro, a laughingstock or a shuddering failure?