– One in five Brits start Christmas shopping in September – Rise in ‘experience’ gifts prompt earlier shoppers – Black Friday expected to be biggest Christmas shopping day this year LONDON, 16 SEPTEMBER 2019 – It’s 100 days to Christmas and festive shopping has officially begun, with nearly one in five Brits (18 per cent) …
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By Paul Stoddart When it comes to payments, put simply, the Nordics like to be first. The region is already leading the world in the adoption of electronic payments with less than 1 in 10 retail payments now in cash. But now Europe’s most northerly cluster of countries is turning its attention to enhancing its …
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Delivering fast, cross border, multi-currency account to account payments to the Nordics Stockholm, 25 June, 2019– Today P27 Nordic Payments Platform (owned by Danske Bank, Handelsbanken, Nordea, OP Financial Group, SEB and Swedbank) and Mastercard have announced a partnership to provide real-time and batch payments across the Nordic markets; building the most advanced, innovative and …
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