Opinion

Opinion
Investments in Data Analytics Drive Agility for Rewards Network
May 07, 2024

Investments in technology, data science and analytics pay dividends in uncertain times, Rewards Network Chief Product Officer James Roedding writes in the new PYMNTS eBook, “The Implications of Uncertainty.”   The executive team at Rewards Network believes that the best thing we can do to...

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Technology and Data Pave the Way for Improved B2B Payments
May 06, 2024

Data integrity and technology that provides flexibility are key for businesses in a dynamic market, Boost Payment Solutions CFO Mariana Lamson writes in the new PYMNTS eBook, “The Implications of Uncertainty.”   The major uncertainty faced by B2B business is the lack of a clear...

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Can Open Banking Increase Consumer Trust in New Payments Tech?
May 03, 2024

Open banking is empowering consumers and the businesses they work with to adapt amid uncertainties, Trustly founder and CEO Alex Gonthier writes in the new PYMNTS eBook, “The Implications of Uncertainty.”   The economy is still feeling the aftermath of the pandemic, which completely disrupted...

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Data Revolution Adds Stability to Uncertain Financial Transactions
May 02, 2024

In the new PYMNTS eBook, “The Implications of Uncertainty,” Thredd Chief Administrative Officer Oliver Dean explores how data analytics and AI have transformed the card payments industry.   Continued uncertainty in the market and our geopolitical landscape is one of the few things that we...

David S. Evans
If You’re Happy and You Know It, You Must Be Small
May 02, 2024

Finland did it again.  The World Happiness Report (WHR) came out in March. For the seventh straight year, it was No. 1. Keeping the top spot on a “best” list for seven years running is no mean accomplishment. Lionel Messi got his seventh best player award in 2022, but...

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Era of AI Uncertainty Calls for Reliable Anchors of Data
May 01, 2024

Because business leaders rely on data to make critical decisions, they must be sure the data can be trusted, AI-ID CEO Shaunt Sarkissian writes in the new PYMNTS eBook, “The Implications of Uncertainty.”   As technology executives, we are living in one of the most...

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The Power of Data in Business Decision-Making
April 30, 2024

To keep customers and attract new ones, businesses must leverage technology and data to guide strategy, Michael Budde, COO and CFO at Banyan, writes in the new PYMNTS eBook, “The Implications of Uncertainty.”   As we embark on the second quarter of 2024, businesses face...

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Customer-First Focus Unlocks Financial Technology Innovation
April 29, 2024

With the right technology, businesses can unlock critical insights hidden in their own customer data, Galileo CEO Derek White writes in the new PYMNTS eBook, “The Implications of Uncertainty.”   Financial services account for 25% — or $1 for every $4 — spent in technology...

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Customer Data, Technology Unlock Profitability Amid Uncertainty
April 26, 2024

Companies can leverage customer data and use technology to prosper in uncertain times, i2c Global Head of Operations John Bresnahan writes in the new PYMNTS eBook, “The Implications of Uncertainty.”   The direction of the United States and world economies is uncertain and geopolitical risks...