Payments Views

Glenbrook

Annual Glenbrook Payments Survey: Tell Us About YOUR Payments Organization

We are conducting our third annual payments organization survey to learn how companies’ internal structures are evolving to manage the ever-increasing complexity of payments. We are eager to learn how your company manages payments, and how your payments organization is changing – whether you are a biller, eCommerce merchant, or retailer; whether you sell to consumers or businesses (or […]

Jacqueline Chilton

We Can See Mobile Payments from Here!

I attended the Mobile Contactless Payment Innovation Summit in San Francisco last week. The audience included representatives from payments companies, enablers, solution providers and merchants all engaged in mobile payments. Given the constant rate of innovation in mobile payments and recent network incentives for EMV in the US, there was a great deal to talk […]

Cash Payments

Currency in a Digital Form

Two related announcements out of Canada work to reduce currency in circulation. Last week the Canadian government announced the demise of the penny.  The cost to produce a penny has surpassed its value.  The coins in circulation will still be considered legal tender and hold their value, but the mint will cease production and in […]

Global Payments

CFPB Final Remittance Rule

Consumers transfer tens of billions of dollars from the United States each year in international remittances. In 2009 the World Bank estimated that US$48 billion was sent from American consumers to friends and family in other countries, a number that represents 0.3% of our GDP.While consumer international remittances are a big business, transparency and consumer protection […]

Conferences & Meetings

FinovateSpring 2011: Best of Show & Glenbrook Perspectives

Glenbrook’s Jacqueline Chilton blogged live from FinovateSpring 2011. This is one of several posts; you can find an index of our coverage here. 850 finance and technology executives, bankers, venture capitalists, analysts and press attended FinovateSpring 2011 in San Francisco. After watching seven-minute demos of 63 of the newest innovations in banking and financial technology, the […]

Conferences & Meetings

FinovateSpring 2011: Day Two/Session Four

Glenbrook’s Jacqueline Chilton is blogging from FinovateSpring 2011. This is one of several posts; you can find an index of our coverage here. The format for Finovate is fast and furious.  No PowerPoint – all demo.  Each company has seven minutes. This is the fourth and last section for day two.  All that’s left after this is […]

Conferences & Meetings

FinovateSpring2011: Day Two / Session Three

Glenbrook’s Jacqueline Chilton is blogging from FinovateSpring 2011. This is one of several posts; you can find an index of our coverage here. The format for Finovate is fast and furious.  No PowerPoint – all demo.  Each company has seven minutes. Expensify “Expense reports that don’t suck” Quickly add and edit expenses, attach receipts, customize the […]

Conferences & Meetings

FinovateSpring 2011: Day Two / Session Two

Glenbrook’s Jacqueline Chilton is blogging from FinovateSpring 2011. This is one of several posts; you can find an index of our coverage here. The format for Finovate is fast and furious.  No PowerPoint – all demo.  Each company has seven minutes. PayPal / Discover PayPal has opened up their platform to developers and banks Today they are […]

Conferences & Meetings

FinovateSpring 2011: Day Two / Session One

Glenbrook’s Jacqueline Chilton is blogging from FinovateSpring 2011. This is one of several posts; you can find an index of our coverage here. The format for Finovate is fast and furious.  No PowerPoint – all demo.  Each company has seven minutes. FreeMonee National gift network changing direct marketing effectiveness for merchants An FI that opts in […]

Conferences & Meetings

FinovateSpring2011: Day One / Session Four

Glenbrook’s Jacqueline Chilton is blogging from FinovateSpring 2011. This is one of several posts; you can find an index of our coverage here. The format for Finovate is fast and furious.  No PowerPoint – all demo.  Each company has seven minutes. This is the fourth and last session for Day One. Lendio Small business lending simplified for […]