Dispatch Issue: 4/14/2021

APP Dispatch,

Here is your link to the archived edition of MAC Dispatch for the week of April 14, 2021.


Articles in this week's issue:


  • More details about MAC's new dues model... with benefits!
  • Hurry, Board Call for Elections ends Thursday!



  • 3 trends reshaping fintech in 2021
  • B2B payments makes waves in $167 billion global seafood industry
  • 6 trends to watch in merchant services
  • COVID-19 & payment fraud: What can payment providers do to tackle a rise in crime?
  • Billions of smartphone owners will soon be authorizing payments using facial recognition
  • Embedded fintech versus embedded finance: Jumpstarting new product innovation in banks
  • Fraud's new currency: Gift cards as payment
  • A team of rivals can prep the payment industry to respond to crisis
  • How payment processor Stripe became Silicon Valley's hottest startup
  • PPP remains a favorite target of fraudsters
  • The retail and tech firms that could upend mainstream banking
  • S. company Ramp is the latest fintech to hit unicorn status
  • Report: Real-time transaction analysis helps firms root out fraud, money laundering
  • VTB to set up blockchain center of excellence
  • Clearwater's DocuPhase buys payments technology company
  • Synctera signs on Socure and CheckAlt as latest partners
  • Ixopay forms partnership with Fraudio