Payment Industry Updates

New polymer £10 launches
The Bank of England has issued the new £10 note featuring the novelist Jane Austen. It’s the first Bank of…
5 days ago
UK Treasury visit Vaultex Dagenham
Vaultex’s Dagenham coin site has hosted a visit from the Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury, Andrew Jones MP, as part…
3 weeks ago
The Bank of England unveils new £10 polymer note
The Bank of England unveiled the new £10 polymer note, which features a portrait of Jane Austen, at Winchester Cathedral…
2 months ago
Royal Mint unveils Jane Austen £2
The Royal Mint has unveiled a new £2 coin featuring author Jane Austen to mark the 200th anniversary of her…
2 months ago
The ATM is turning 50
On 27th June 1967, Barclays unveiled the first Automated Teller Machine (ATM) at a branch in Enfield, London. It was…
3 months ago
Vaultex Annual Report
Vaultex continues to offer intelligent, accountable and integrated cash management services that save our customers time and money across the…
3 months ago
The Royal Mint launches its first bullion products
London Platinum Week marks The Royal Mint’s move into the platinum bullion market. The first in a range of investment-grade bullion…
4 months ago
Barclays launch awareness campaign on financial fraud
Barclays has launched a new £10m nationwide drive to increase the public's awareness of financial fraud risks. The latest crime…
4 months ago
“Drive-thru” banks could be coming to the UK
"DRIVE-thru" banking could arrive in the UK next year, with major banks in talks to replace local branches with high-tech virtual…
5 months ago
New app helps you find nearby ATMs
LINK has launched a free app to help people find nearby ATMs. Connected to LINK’s ATM database, it shows the…
5 months ago
Study: cash has important role to play in financial inclusion
The ATM Industry Association has published a new study on the role cash plays in financial inclusion. The study presents an…
5 months ago
85% of Brits have concerns over new payment methods
A new survey has found that 77% of Brits have concerns about using new payment methods such as contactless or…
5 months ago
Storefront ATM machines will be subject to business rates
A tribunal has ruled that cashpoints built into stores should be subject to a separate business rate. The judgment by…
5 months ago
Bank of England to unveil new £10 note on July 18th
The Bank of England will officially unveil the new £10 Jane Austin Polymer note in Winchester Cathedral on Tuesday 18th July…
5 months ago
Only 1% of UK consumers opt for mobile pay, study says
A new study suggests that the use of contactless cards has resulted in the slower adoption of mobile pay services…
5 months ago
Bank of Canada’s website hides an Easter secret
The Bank of Canada’s website features an Easter egg that can only be unlocked via a videogame inspired ‘cheat code’.…
5 months ago
MasterCard cleared to acquire Vocalink
The UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared Mastercard's £700 million acquisition of Vocalink. The payments company has promised to…
5 months ago
The Royal Mint unveil new Beatrix Potter coins
The Royal Mint has unveiled a new set of coloured 50p coins featuring characters from Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit series.…
6 months ago
Europeans still favour cash
Europeans still favour cash for most payments at points-of-sale, according to a forthcoming survey carried out by the European Central Bank.…
6 months ago
Slow progress towards digital money
A new report by from Citi and Imperial College London suggests that the world as a whole is making slow…
6 months ago