Tag: Federal Reserve

Fed launches study of causes and effects of payments fraud

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday said it has commissioned a third-party study into the costs and causes of payments fraud, following a recommendation of its own years-long examination of how to modernize the U.S. payments system. The Fed said it has commissioned the Boston Consulting Group to “measure fraud and associated costs…
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March 31, 2018 0

How ‘faster payments’ empowers a better customer experience

2020. What once seemed like a far-off and futuristic date is just around the corner. Even if 2020 doesn’t deliver on the space travel and intelligent robots promised in science fiction, we can be confident that Americans will at least have access to new payments systems that are suited to the modern digital economy. 2020…
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November 8, 2017 0

Success of CFPB data-sharing guidance relies on how it is enforced

The financial technology revolution, which is being led by entrepreneurs rethinking everything from the way people save to how they apply for a mortgage, has the potential to put consumers in control of their own financial lives — so long as their various financial accounts can work seamlessly together with the third-party app the consumer…
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November 1, 2017 0