Web Read Friday – February 26th 2016

Monopoly abandons the cash economy and goes contactless

No one is safe from FinTech innovation, not even board games. Everybody has spent so much time asking themselves ‘Do contactless and mobile technologies mark the end of cash?’ that they obviously forgot to ask whether those innovations will spell the end of cash in the best payments-related game – Monopoly.

Source: paymenteye.com

Adoption of Financial Technology Services Could Triple in Canada

Canada has had low adoption rates for financial technology offerings.According to EY’s FinTech Adoption Index, consumers are behind, but adoption could triple within the next 12 months.

Source: www.techvibes.com

Canada’s Interac introduces tokenisation service

Canadian debit network Interac is promising to make digital payments more secure through the introduction of a token generation and management service.

Source: finextra.com

Marie Anik Paradis

Marie Anik is our bilingual web and graphic designer. When she is not busy updating our logo or creating wireframes, she can be found walking her three dogs or contemplating her next shoe purchase. Originally from Quebec City, she has lived out of a backpack on four continents for over a decade before settling down in Victoria. With a fantastic eye for design, Marie Anik ensures the Beanstream brand aligns over all channels. You can thank her with a (vegetarian) poutine and a good bottle of Russian River Chardonnay.

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