News & Resources

Here you’ll find the latest news, views, and resources from the CMSPI team.

Blogs
11.01.2022
Managing Payments is Harder than Ever: CMSPI’s Three-Pronged Performance Optimisation Guide for 2022

In this article, CMSPI looks at the three pillars that should be the focus of every merchant, for every payment method, in the year to come.   

Read More >
Blogs
10.01.2022
Fraud Strategy: 4 Challenges Every Merchant Needs to Overcome

In this blog, CMSPI has identified the four challenges to overcome and boost the performance of their fraud strategy.

Read More >
Blogs
23.11.2021
The European Payments Initiative: Boosting Competition, Or Hindering It?

German merchants were recently hit with the news that ING bank will begin charging consumer fees on cards badged solely with the domestic Girocard scheme.

Read More >
Blogs
15.11.2021
Tackling Card Costs in Australia: A Guide to Merchant Fees

CMSPI breaks down the key components of card fees in Australia: how they’re changing, what challenges they present, and how retailers can optimize.

Read More >
Blogs
15.11.2021
Achieving True Least Cost Routing in Australia: An Interview with CMSPI’s Robbie MacDiarmid

We sat down with CMSPI’s Head of Asia Pacific, Robbie MacDiarmid, to get the answers Australian merchants need.

Read More >
Blogs
02.11.2021
CMSPI Hires Payments Industry Leader as Head of Strategic Partnerships

Liz Garner, newly appointed Head of Strategic Partnerships, will lead a team focused on helping foster collaboration between all areas of retail payments.

Read More >
Blogs
28.10.2021
UK and EEA Merchants Brace Themselves for a Potential Five-fold Increase in Card Fees

In this article, we explore the latest changes to card fees for merchants in the UK and EEA.

Read More >
Resources
27.10.2021
Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) – Impact Assessment – September 2021

Our analysis of September data yields an estimated European failure rate on transactions of 29% compared to 26% in August 2021.

Read More >
Blogs
22.10.2021
RBA Latest Release – 4 Things Retailers Should Know

The Reserve Bank of Australia has released their final decision on changes to payments regulation following a period of consultation on a number of areas.

Read More >
News
19.10.2021
Breaking News: No More Maestro in Europe from 2023

In breaking news for European merchants, Mastercard will cease to issue Maestro cards from July 2023.

Read More >
News
13.10.2021
Former CEO of Deloitte Consulting Joins CMSPI as Chairman of the Board

CMSPI announced the appointment of industry leader John Kerr as chairman of its board of directors.

Read More >
Resources
28.09.2021
PSR Strategy Consultation Response from CMSPI

CMSPI’s consultation response focuses on the actions the PSR should take to ensure robust competition between payment systems.

Read More >
Work with the payment experts