Emerging Technologies

A Moment in Time

Somewhere between rumor and fact is a new merchant initiative to build, from the ground up, a new payment system. Led by Walmart and Target, the effort is attracting large and medium-sized merchants dissatisfied with the cost and security of the incumbent payment system. While there are many ways this effort could fail, there are also reasons that it could succeed.

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