Finance

Automated payment systems have become widly available in the past years, with more and more companies and financial institutions choosing them over traditional payment solutions. This transition has started to take place especially after European quality standards such as ISO20022 were put into action. Nowadays, authorities encourage companies, especially the European ones, to utilize automated…

As the weather worms up and the school year winds down, many of us will undergo the annual phenomenal we know as "Spring Cleaning." Typically this refers to the annual act of cleaning your home from top to bottom, making sure everything is spick and span and ridding your house of unnecessary clutter. But why…

Industry Super Australia (ISA), representing Australian Superannuation funds, wanted the Government's financial system inquiry to impose taxes on high-frequency trading (HFT). ISA is the umbrella organization for the industry superannuation movement, and it manages collective projects on behalf of its members. High-frequency trading uses powerful and sophisticated computers to rapidly trade large number of securities…

The modern ATM is continuously evolving for user convenience. The technology advances are highly cost-effective and the machines are carefully designed for operational efficiency. What is least known is that most of theventions in the ATM industry are Eco-friendly and promote the 'Go Green' message in the most creative and unexpected ways. Here are the…

Errors and Omissions liability is a policy that can be bought as an add-on to general business insurance cover, alternatively it can be bought on its own if required. It is this type of insurance that is usually bought to create protection for a business or a single person from claims or suits which can…

The cost of education, just like everything else, has gone up significantly in the past few years, and students are finding it increasingly harder to get a quality education without putting them in debt of thousands of dollars. Elite universities are almost unaffordable for most, and scholarship programs are failing to meet the needs of…

It's important that we keep on educating ourselves financially. But why is it important to have financial education anyway? What impact does it have in our life that its important for people to take the time and effort to learn and keep on improving its financial education? There are actually a lot of good reasons…