Public transit rollouts in NYC, Miami show huge potential for contactless

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Recently launched public transit trials in New York, Miami and elsewhere are showing huge potential for digital wallets and contactless cards in driving widespread adoption for mobile payments

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HSBC’s Banking Robot Debuts In Miami

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HSBC Bank USA, a unit of HSBC Group, announced Thursday (May 30) the launch of Pepper, the humanoid robot it developed with SoftBank Robotics America, in Miami. Banking banking HSBC Miami News robot What's Hot

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Mastercard Enables Tap To Pay For Miami Commuters

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Mastercard is partnering with transportation solutions provider Cubic Transportation Systems, along with the Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works (DTPW) to enable tap-and-go payments at Miami’s Metrorail stations, Mastercard said in a press release on Wednesday (Aug.

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‘Catalyst’ for mass adoption: Contactless payments launch on Miami transit

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Miami-Dade County Metrorail commuter transit riders will be able to wave their contactless cards or mobile payment wallets starting today, eliminating the requirement to use proprietary fare cards.

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Uber’s Gig Platform, Uber Works, Debuts In Miami

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And now introducing: Uber Works in Miami. The launch into Miami represents the second city where Uber Works takes root, after Chicago, two months ago. Bloomberg reported that beyond Chicago and Miami, it would expand into new cities next year.

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American Dream Miami Receives Approval From Florida Officials

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million-square-foot American Dream Miami — potentially the most expensive mall ever built — has received approval from officials in a Florida county. American Dream Miami will include 2,000 hotel rooms, along with features such as an ice-climbing wall, an indoor ski slope and a water park that will supposedly come with a “submarine lake.” Retail American Dream Miami brick and mortar Florida malls News real estate shopping What's HotThe 6.2

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Uber’s Gig Platform, Uber Works, Debuts In Miami

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And now introducing: Uber Works in Miami. The launch into Miami represents the second city where Uber Works takes root, after Chicago, two months ago. Bloomberg reported that beyond Chicago and Miami, it would expand into new cities next year.

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Four Flight Attendants Charged With Money Laundering In Miami

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Four flight attendants for American Airlines were arrested and charged with money laundering after police seized $22,671 between them at Miami International Airport on Monday (Oct.

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Flight Attendants Charged With Money Laundering In Miami

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Four flight attendants for American Airlines were arrested and charged with money laundering after police seized $22,671 between them at Miami International Airport on Monday (Oct.

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Banking Automation Summit registration opens with fresh agenda

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The premiere industry event will take place June 1-2 at the Conrad Miami. Automation Carousel Retail Banking Banking Automation Summit Miami Royal Media

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Sainsbury’s Introduces New C-Store Format; SHOWFIELDS To Open In Miami

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SHOWFIELDS will open a new location in Miami in 2020. Brick-and-mortar retailers are opening smaller-scale locations packed with technology designed to meet the needs of shoppers in cities.

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Billionaires, blockchain and art set to collide in Miami Beach

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The son of late billionaire George Lindemann, who made a fortune in cable television and gas pipelines, is hosting a conference next week during Art Basel Miami Beach to explore how the blockchain, his latest obsession, can transform the art world.

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Retail Pulse: Rebag Opens Miami Store; Amazon Brings Second Amazon Go To NYC

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Online brands are expanding their brick-and-mortar footprints: Online handbag marketplace Rebag , for instance, is opening a new store in Miami’s Design District with more stores said to come. We are thrilled to expand Rebag’s retail footprint to the Miami community.

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Big banks outlast city of Miami in long legal battle

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The city's decision to drop a lawsuit alleging predatory ending by Wells Fargo, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and Citigroup highlights the challenges municipalities face in taking on deep-pocketed financial institutions.

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Miami Draws More Startups to Fill the LatAm Payments Void

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By any account, cash still reigns in Latin America. The World Bank estimates that just one in five in the region has a credit card, and most residents still lack access to a financial institution. technology mobile global

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Passport, the technology business for city transit systems, raises $43 million

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Passport, company that’s managing much of the technical aspects of how people pay to use public transportation resources in cities like London, Miami and Los Angeles, has just raised $43 million.

Making Money When It Rains Iguanas

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Hence, a sudden temperature dip in Miami on Wednesday morning sent the temperature crashing to the 40s – a reading our northern readers will likely scoff at, but a frigid result for Miami, where it hasn’t been that cold in nine years.

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Amazon To Open Robotics-Based Warehouse

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In addition to its Miami-Dade locations, this new warehouse project comprises one of the largest warehouses south of the city of Tampa. Sitting on 97 acres, Amazon’s new robotics-based warehouse will be located next to the Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport. Shevaun Brown, Amazon’s communications manager, commented on this potential delivery option to The Miami Herald. Amazon continues to make strides in its innovative eCommerce business.

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Cubic adds rewards for transit payment apps

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Miami-Dade County Mobile payments Payment processing Loyalty and rewardsCubic Corp is trying to boost transit ridership by allowing rewards earned via mobile payment usage to offset the cost of fares.

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Miami still hot spot for M&A

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Deal-hungry find fun in the sun Management M&A. 1Management

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Miami Community Bank Named in Panama Papers

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Biscayne Bank in Miami, a community bank that focuses on serving high-net-worth individuals from the Caribbean and Latin America, has been named as an intermediary in the Panama Papers leak. breaking_news law-regulation aml community-banking

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Impact Roadshow | Miami, FL

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10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Local Host: South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union. Filene Host: Tansley Stearns. Click the arrow below to REGISTER for this event: WHAT IS AN IMPACT ROADSHOW?

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Brickell Bank in Miami Buys Trade Finance Portfolio

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Brickell Bank in Miami has bought a trade finance portfolio from the investment brokerage firm INTL FCStone. breaking_news dealmaking-strategy m-a fl community-banking

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Regulatory Milestone for U.S. Century Bank in Miami

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Century Bank in Miami has been freed from a regulatory consent order that had restricted its activities for nearly five years. breaking_news dealmaking-strategy law-regulation capital fdic fl community-banking

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Sunstate in Miami Released from AML-Related Consent Order

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Sunstate Bank in Miami has been released from an enforcement action that had required it to strengthen its anti-money-laundering controls. breaking_news community-banking fl aml enforcement fdic law-regulation

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Bitcoin Daily: Canada Eases Crypto Rules; Bitcoin ATMs Elude AML Efforts

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The Litecoin Foundation has announced that Litecoin has become the “Official Cryptocurrency of the Miami Dolphins.”. The partnership between the Dolphins, Litecoin and Aliant Payments will give fans the ability to pay with Litecoin and bitcoin when purchasing tickets for the team’s 50/50 raffle, where half of the proceeds benefit the Miami Dolphins Foundation and its charitable causes. “We’re

QuantaVerse to mitigate AML risk for Bci Miami Branch

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(The Paypers) QuantaVerse has signed an agreement with Banco de Credito e Inversiones (Bci) Miami Branch to help the bank mitigate risk, automate investigations and meet AML compliance

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Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Wells vs. City of Miami Mortgage Case

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The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear an appeal by Wells Fargo and Bank of America in a lawsuit brought by the city of Miami to determine whether the city can seek redress for lost tax revenue from predatory mortgages. breaking_news national-regional consumer-finance mortgage law-regulation

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Miami: to boost mobile payments in the transportation system

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(The Paypers) Cubic Transportation Systems has announced it was awarded a USD 33 million contract from the Miami-Dade County`s Department of Transportation and Public Works

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B2B fintech Biller Genie helps banks automate business payments

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While startups like Bento for Business, HighRadius and AvidXchange are working with businesses to solve expense management pain points, Miami-based startup Biller Genie is embedding with banks in its effort […].

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Mastercard And BJ’s Team On MLB All-Star Game Promo

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Mastercard, the credit card company, announced Monday (April 24) that cardholders will have a chance to win a trip for two to the 2017 MLB All-Star Game in Miami when they use a Mastercard at BJ’s Wholesale Club locations (including gas) or online at BJs.com. To enter, cardholders have to use their Mastercard credit, debit or prepaid card at any BJ’s Club , BJ’s Gas location or at BJs.com, and they will be automatically entered for a chance to go to Miami for the game in July.

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Truist’s Meyer to give fireside chat at Banking Automation Summit?

Bank Innovation

Truist’s Kenneth Meyer, chief information officer of digital channels and innovation, will deliver the fireside chat at the Banking Automation Summit on June 1-2 in Miami.?He

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Truist’s Meyer to give fireside chat at Banking Automation Summit?

Bank Innovation

Truist’s Kenneth Meyer, chief information officer of digital channels and innovation, will deliver the fireside chat at the Banking Automation Summit on June 1-2 in Miami.?He

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Cuentas wants to turn convenience stores into financial centers

Bank Innovation

Cuentas, a Miami-based prepaid debit card company targeting Spanish-speaking populations, wants to turn convenience stores into financial hubs through Cuentas-branded debit cards and accounts.

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PNB, Nymbus launch digital bank Facile 

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Miami-based Pacific National Bank is using a stand-alone digital brand called Facile to reach younger customers and position itself for long-term success. “It’s

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