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We are a Community that brings together leaders from the Gift, Prepaid and Payments industries in order to educate, collaborate and innovate!

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Save The Date for the 2015    PX Payments Awards

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A Look Back to the 2014         PX Awards

Here are the winners of the 2014 PX Prepaid & Payments Awards that we announced at our black-tie gala event.

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PX News

Ex-Barclays boss: Fintech is going to spark an ‘Uber moment’ in banking that could shrink headcount by 50%

Thursday, November 26th, 2015

Oscar Williams-GrutAntony Jenkins, the former CEO of Barclays, has a nightmare vision for the future of big banks.In a speech in London this week he said: “The incumbents risk becoming merely capital providing utilities that operate in a highly regulated, less profitable environment, a situation unlikely to be tolerated by shareholders.”Jenkins says a series of [...] Continue Reading →

Omnichannel a Watchword for Gift Cards This Holiday Season

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

Gift cards have been one of the top gifts during the holiday season for many years, but the results of a new survey indicate that omnichannel capabilities around the card—in the way they are given, received and redeemed—is becoming increasingly important. The Retail Gift Card Association (RGCA) found nearly three quarters of U.S. consumers plan [...] Continue Reading →

Deloitte’s 2015 holiday survey: 30th anniversary edition

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

Embracing retail disruption: Mixed signals, conflicting forces.The consensus from various retail holiday forecasts is that, while retailers will likely see a modest increase in sales for this year’s November–January holiday season, gains will be weaker than last year’s 5.2 percent year-over-year rise.  Specifically, Deloitte’s annual holiday forecast suggests holiday sales will increase 3.5–4 percent, with [...] Continue Reading →

How Apple killed the digital wallet

Friday, November 13th, 2015

By Rick Oglesby, Senior Research Analyst, Double Diamond Payments Research.After years of watching quietly while Bling Nation, Google, Isis/Softcard, PayPal and others tried and failed to popularize the digital wallet, Apple finally launched its product in October. What’s the impact? The concept of the digital wallet is now dead, and it’s been replaced by the [...] Continue Reading →

Registration is Now Open for our December 2nd PX Community Session

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

PX Community Session: Social Justice: – Where the consumer experiences are the judge and the jury.Sessions include:  Content Marketing:  Luis Vieira, President, Think LOLA;  The Second City Works Business Improv Crash Course;  Blakes Legal Update: Prepaid Cards and Evolving Regulatory Issues;  Comviva:  B2B Tools Working Session and more.Followed by PXconnect networking session and Holiday Celebration.For [...] Continue Reading →

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