Practically every week brings announcements of new product offerings, alliances between established and startup companies, or new projections for the growth of emerging technologies.
Yet one aspect of the payments ecosystem – the regulatory landscape – has remained relatively static.
Regulation is one of the principal drivers of change in the payments industry. In recognition of its importance, we recently conducted an extensive review of the regulatory treatment of traditional and alternative payments. In our report, The Regulation of Traditional and Alternative Electronic Payments, we provide a thorough and necessary examination of the gaps, differences, and ambiguities in the regulation of electronic payments.