Many thanks to the Federal Reserve for finally putting their consumer payment data in an Excel file which makes it MUCH easier to work with. If you’re a reader, here’s the download of their published report.
I’ve got whiplash from keeping up with all the P2P announcements these past few weeks. It’s as if in some alternative universe, the recent political conventions ended up giving the P2P market a bounce. Let’s review: Visa and PayPal strike a deal (see my previous post) MasterCard takes a majority stake in Vocalink MasterCard and PayPal are talking ClearXchange adds … [Read more…]