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May 14, 2019, 17:52 ET Media Advisory: Two days left to catch Canada's top technologists, business leaders and influencers in payments at The 2019 SUMMIT

TORONTO, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Payments Canada SUMMIT, Canada's largest payments conference, continuing until May 16, opened with a record number of attendees on day one. The following two days...


May 09, 2019, 16:11 ET Younger generations: a driving force in changing payments

Payments Canada study finds Canadians may be moving away from cash, but they still want the option OTTAWA, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ - The way we pay is changing dramatically, with new technology and...


May 06, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory: Payments Canada announces Bruce Schneier, renowned cyber-security technologist, as the latest keynote speaker at Canada's largest

Top tier speaker roster complemented by exclusive networking and exhibitor experiences, including the SiriusXM connected car OTTAWA, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - The roster of high-profile speakers at The...


Apr 01, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory: Inventor of the World Wide Web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, to speak at Canada's largest payments conference

OTTAWA, April 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Sir Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web and one of TIME Magazine's "100 Most Important People of the 20th Century", joins the growing roster of notable...


Feb 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Advisory: Payments Canada announces high-profile roster of industry leaders discussing the future of payments at the 2019 SUMMIT

Victor G. Dodig, Dr. Leila Fourie, Jim Marous, and more to be announced, join the agenda of payments and technology leaders at Canada's largest payments conference OTTAWA, Feb. 19, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Aug 08, 2018, 09:00 ET Businesses stand to lose customers from payment friction at check-out

Cutting edge payment platforms such as AliPay, WeChat Pay and modern features such as token ID could drive fulfillment rates at point-of-sale OTTAWA, Aug. 8, 2018 /CNW/ - Everything in the retail,...


May 07, 2018, 07:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Bank of Canada, Payments Canada, TMX Group and Accenture set to present initial findings of third phase experimental blockchain

TORONTO, May 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Project Jasper has made headlines since the announcement of the Canadian distributed ledger technology (blockchain) pilot by Carolyn Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor of...


May 02, 2018, 10:28 ET President & CEO of LoyaltyOne Co. - parent company of The AIR MILES Reward Program - to headline Payments Canada SUMMIT in Toronto

LoyaltyOne's Bryan Pearson joins other notable headliners including con-man turned cyber security expert Frank Abagnale – the subject of 'Catch Me If You Can' OTTAWA, May 2, 2018 /CNW/ - Bryan...


Mar 23, 2018, 14:18 ET Bruce Croxon to host the 2018 Payments Canada SUMMIT

Canadian 'Disruptor' and former dragon to host Canadian financial sector event TORONTO, March 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadian entrepreneur, former Dragon's Den dragon and current host of The Disruptors on...


Mar 15, 2018, 13:00 ET More than 80% of Canadian small businesses want more payment options

Payments Canada survey reveals that small businesses want the payments industry to continue evolving OTTAWA, March 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Small businesses in Canada are ready for more payment options,...


Mar 05, 2018, 10:33 ET Former President of Estonia - the blockchain nation - to headline Payments Canada SUMMIT in Toronto

Toomas Hendrik Ilves presided over Estonia's transformation to the world's most digital country OTTAWA, March 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Blockchain and cyber-security will take centre stage at the Payments...


Feb 06, 2018, 08:30 ET Payments modernization could save businesses billions

Payments Canada / EY study begins to quantify benefits of payments modernization for business community OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2018 /CNW/ - The way Canadian businesses process payments costs them $2.9 to $6....


Dec 21, 2017, 13:32 ET Payments Canada releases detailed future view of Canadian payments

National payments infrastructure and rule changes set to deliver fast, flexible and secure ways to pay OTTAWA, Dec. 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Payments Canada today issued an in-depth view of the target end...


Dec 14, 2017, 14:10 ET Canadians motivated by convenience and rewards when it comes to payment choices

Payments Canada's 2017 Methods and Trends Report shows credit cards leading the pack, the rise of mobile / online banking and the advent of social media payments OTTAWA, Dec. 14, 2017 /CNW/ -...


Oct 17, 2017, 15:30 ET Payments Canada, Bank of Canada and TMX Group announce integrated securities and payment platform as next phase of Project Jasper

OTTAWA, Oct. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Payments Canada, the Bank of Canada and TMX Group today announced a new collaboration to experiment with an integrated securities and payment settlement platform based...


May 25, 2017, 15:00 ET Public-Private Sector Digital Currency Experiment Releases Results of Phase II

Project Jasper offers promise and challenges for the future of DLT TORONTO, May 25, 2017 /CNW/ - The Bank of Canada, along with Payments Canada, R3 and seven commercial banks, today disclosed the...


May 09, 2017, 07:00 ET Are Canadians ready to drop cheques and cash for digital/mobile alternatives?

Signs of a tipping point on emerging new payment technologies OTTAWA, May 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Dropping the $1,000 note and penny from our currency pales in comparison to the paperless, digital payment...


Apr 05, 2017, 13:01 ET Media Advisory: Don Tapscott, Joi Ito, and Brian Porter set to take center stage at Canada's largest payments conference

OTTAWA, April 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Canada's largest payments conference will feature some of the biggest names and news in business, banking, digital ID and blockchain this May 24 – 26 in Toronto. The...


Mar 21, 2017, 11:30 ET Payments Canada Selects Accenture to Support Industry-Wide Modernization Program

OTTAWA, March 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Payments Canada has selected global consulting firm Accenture (NYSE: ACN) to help it lead Modernization — the multi-year initiative to transform the systems and rules...


Dec 08, 2016, 05:30 ET Changes to Canada's payments systems will create faster, more flexible and secure ways to pay

Payments Canada announces far-reaching plans to improve payments infrastructure and rules OTTAWA, Dec. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Payments Canada today released far-reaching plans to change the payments...


Nov 16, 2016, 08:00 ET Canadian Payment Methods and Trends Report finds cash is king, for now

Need for fast, flexible and secure payments system drives Modernization in Canada OTTAWA, Nov. 16, 2016 /CNW/ - Payments Canada has released new research that reveals the changing payment behaviours...


Jun 15, 2016, 11:51 ET Canadian Payments Association becomes Payments Canada

New name and visual identity signals change for a modernizing organization and industry OTTAWA, June 15, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Payments Association (CPA), the country's financial market...