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Service Description

Technology-driven disruption in the payments industry is the new status quo, forcing changes in business models and addressable markets for new entrants and incumbents alike. Mercator’s Emerging Technologies Advisory Service focuses on the business impacts and proposition of these new technologies and their potential for issuers, merchants, card networks, acquirers, and the vendors competing on this tech driven landscape.

In this period of rapid change, Mercator’s Emerging Technologies Advisory Service provides strategic insight and tactical guidance to its members as they consider new technology initiatives, M&A activities, and go-to-market options

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Membership Deliverables

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  • Unlimited analyst inquiries within subscribed service areas
  • 5 to 15 hours of firm-wide analyst inquiries
  • Access to a minimum of 17 new research documents each year
  • Access to full back library
    of research documents
  • 7 user IDs to access research reports – per service area.
  • Scheduled video and/or teleconferences with analysts
  • Presentation/Consulting Days

Service Director

Tim Sloane
Tim SloaneVice President, Payments Innovation

Contributing Analyst

Amy Dunckelmann
Amy DunckelmannVP, Research Operations

Contributing Analyst

Ben Danner
Ben DannerAnalyst, Research Services


Digital Wallets: Moving Beyond Payments With Expanding Options

In-Depth Report / Jordan Hirschfield / June 2022

Data Aggregation: Empowering FI Decision Making

In-Depth Report / Tim Sloane / June 2022

Quantum Changes Everything: Protect Your Data Now

In-Depth Report / Tim Sloane / March 2022

2022 Outlook: Emerging Technologies

Viewpoint / Tim Sloane / November 2021

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