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May 29, 2024

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LexisNexis Risk Solutions Cybercrime Report Reveals 19% Annual Increase in Global Human-Initiated Digital Attack Rate

LexisNexis Risk Solutions

"LexisNexis® Risk Solutions released the results of its annual Cybercrime Report, an analysis of data from 92 billion transactions processed through its LexisNexis® Digital Identity Network® throughout 2023. The report, Confidence Amid Chaos, reveals a 19% year-over-year (YOY) increase in the global human-initiated digital attack rate compared to the previous year."

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May 28, 2024

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May 24, 2024

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May 23, 2024

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The CFPB Should Recognise Key Differences Between BNPL and Credit Cards


"The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued new interpretive guidance relating to Buy Now, Pay Later regulations in the US. From our initial read, this announcement does not require any major changes to Klarna’s business and we consider today’s announcement to be a significant step forward in getting BNPL regulation in place in the US."

The American “Digital Ghost”: Lack of Financial Footprint Locks Millions Out of the Modern Economy, Socure Research Shows


"Despite growing up online and being recognized as digital natives, more than a third (35%) of American Gen Zers — or 22.9 million people – are Digital Ghosts. This portion of Gen Z lacks a digital financial footprint or credit history, which holds them back from accessing life-improving services from financial institutions and the government such as student loans, bank accounts, financial aid and credit cards."

May 22, 2024

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Centrobill Champions Fully Licensed PIX Payments in Brazil with Competitive Fees

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"Today Centrobill announced its offering of fully licensed PIX payments in Brazil in a strategic move to dominate the Brazilian fintech market. The PIX payments initiative offers a 24/7 transaction window ensuring immediate processing, consolidating Centrobill as the preferred choice for businesses seeking competitive payment solutions and compliance with strict regulations in Brazil."

US Real-Time Payments Are in Their Early Days, but Show Steady Growth

The Banker

"Ever since the UK launched its own system — Faster Payments — in 2008, real-time payment schemes have been on a continuous march across the globe. Whether spurred by a regulatory mandate or driven by market forces, instant payments are now established in Australia, Singapore and Brazil, among other countries."

Google Pay Will Now Display Card Perks, BNPL Options and More


"Google Pay is rolling out a number of updates that capitalize on its integrations with other Google products, like Android and the Chrome browser. Starting Wednesday, people who check out with Google Pay will be able to see their card benefits and perks before selecting a card; use “buy now, pay later” through partners like Affirm and Zip; and fill in their card details through biometrics or a PIN, instead of by entering their security code."

May 21, 2024

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