Dispatch Premier Issue: 10/28/2020

MAC Dispatch,

Here is your link to the archived edition of MAC Dispatch for the week of Oct 28, 2020.


Articles in this week's issue:


  • Welcome to MAC Dispatch
  • Perspective: MAC President and the Year in Review


  • Real-time payments industry is set to undergo radical changes
  • Crooks are creating synthetic shoppers
  • The payments industry's role in cybersecurity
  • Artificial Intelligence reshaping risk management in the BFSI sector
  • 6 money laundering reforms that experts say need to happen right now
  • Cybercrime task force monitoring the global digital financial system
  • PayPal to open up network to cryptocurrencies
  • Silent Eight leverages AI to detect and solve financial crime
  • USAA Bank fined $85 million by federal regulators for 'violations of law'
  • UK lawmakers are launching a formal inquiry based on the FinCEN files
  • New Vizom malware discovered targets Brazilian bank customers with remote overlay attacks
  • JPMorgan Chase takes on Square and PayPal with smartphone card reader, faster deposits for merchants
  • Use of cash has decreased while Payment as a Service (PaaS) platforms have increased during pandemic
  • Bain Capital Ventures: 2020 is B2B payments' breakout year
  • CBDCs mean evolution, not revolution
  • OLB Group expands support for Apple Pay and Google Pay
  • Lois Greisman, FTC's Associate Director for Marketing Practices, receives 42nd Annual Roger W. Jones Award for Executive Leadership