• The Politics of Real-Time Payments —

    You wouldn’t think that the act of moving money from point A to point B would be so controversial, but since there is money to be made and winners and losers to be declared, politics is playing a role in the deployment of real-time payments in the U.S. The American Banker ran an article today with details regarding the most recent declarations from The Clearing House that has community banks and credit unions up in arms. A link to that article is here.