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September 2021

  • Cashless v Cash: the Hidden Costs to Consumers and Society
  • El Salvador and Bitcoin: Legal or Compulsory Tender?
  • Going Contactless
  • News in Brief
  • Financial Inclusion – Harder Than it Looks
  • Payment News
  • BIS on CBDCs and the Need for Change
  • BSP wins IACA Award for Cash Supply Innovation
  • Round-Up of CBDC News
  • A Call for Digital Standards
  • Digital Currency News News about CBDCs
  • Further Reading
  • The Future of Cash – from the Asia Pacific Perspective
  • Central Bank Payments 2021 Conference Moves Online
  • COP26: Where Does the Cash Industry Stand?
  • Where Cash and Digital Technology Meet

August 2021

  • Overview of the Carbon Footprint of Cash in the UK
  • ESTA Reports on Own Vision for Cash
  • The Power of the Assumptive Close
  • News in Brief
  • Changing Cash in Circulation in Italy
  • Country Profile: Rwanda
  • Payment News
  • Digital Payments and the Last Mile to the Unbanked
  • Round-Up of CBDC News
  • CBDC Conferences Gather Momentum
  • Financial Education – Teaching the Value of Money

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CMNQ August 2021

Coin & Mint News Quarterly - August 2021

July 2021

  • DNB Reports on the Future of Cash Infrastructure
  • Cash Survey Results in Switzerland and the US
  • 12 Months an Editor - the Only Certainty is Change 
  • Financial Crime is Not Victimless
  • A Better Way to Measure Cash
  • News in Brief
  • Modelling Future Cash Transaction Volumes 
  • Payment News
  • The Complexities of Financial Inclusion
  • Further Reading
  • Round-Up of CBDC News
  • ‘Cash in Times of Turmoil’
  • Call for Papers for New Technical ‘Super’ Event

June 2021

  • What Drives Consumer Payment Behaviour?
  • Cash and COP26
  • MAS Issues its First Sustainability Report
  • Dutch Remain Positive about Cash
  • Challenges of Electronic Payments
  • News in Brief
  • How to ‘Green’ the Cash Cycle
  • Payments News
  • Further Reading
  • SNB Favours a TokenBased CBDC Design
  • BoE and the BIS Launch the London Innovation Hub
  • Round-Up of CBDC News
  • Currency Research Article
  • Threat to Payments from Chip Shortage
  • Proof-of-Work v ProofofStake

May 2021

  • Access to Cash Pilots Pick Up Speed in the UK
  • Snapshot of Asia in 2021
  • News in Brief
  • A Focus on Coins in the Cash Cycle
  • Germany Faces Higher Card Fees
  • Cash in the USA – an Update
  • The Challenge of Achieving CBDC Objectives
  • Latest Work on CBDCs
  • Less Technology Debate, Less Cost Focus, Better Cash Handling
  • Payment News
  • What is Programmable Money?
  • Future of Cash – Continuing the Conversation
  • CBDC Conference Update
  • Changes to CPN, and New Online Platform
  • The Importance of Trust

April 2021

  • Cash in the Pandemic: European Round Up
  • UK CBDC Taskforce Established
  • Once Hailed as Unhackable, Blockchains are Now Being Hacked
  • News in Brief
  • Cash Usage in Southern Europe: a Time of Change?
  • Impact of the Pandemic on Cash in Italy
  • Cash in the UK 2020 – Survey Results
  • DNB Becomes Net Issuer of Banknotes
  • Branch 'Deserts' a Myth in the US
  • Riksbank Reports on E-krona Pilot Phase 1
  • 2020, Less ATM Crime
  • Central Bank Digital Currency Round-Up
  • Payment News
  • Cash & Payment News Advisory Panel
  • Digital Financial Inclusion

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CMNQ April 2021

Coin & Mint News Quarterly - April 2021

March 2021

  • Cash Increases Risk for Central Banks
  • Payments Leadership Council
  • Retailers as Bankers
  • How did Americans Spend During the Pandemic?
  • News in Brief
  • Diebold Nixdorf Positions Itself for the Future
  • Latest ATM Report Shows High Levels of Innovation
  • Top Payment Trends in Turkey in 2021
  • Improving the Efficiency of the Handling of Cash
  • What Happens When COVID Restrictions Lift? Canada’s Story
  • The Flight to Cash in a Crisis
  • Wales Launches Complementary Currency to Boost COVID-Affected Economy
  • New Project Announcements
  • Payment News

February 2021

  • Cash – the 'Anchor of Stability' Which Needs Safeguarding
  • Cardtronics Accepts NCR’s Offer
  • CashTech News Round-Up
  • CashTech: Taking Cash Forward
  • News in Brief
  • Pandemic Payment Patterns in the Netherlands
  • New Initiative to Ensure Universal Access to Payments
  • A Changing Payment Landscape in Hong Kong?
  • UK Cash Under Pressure
  • 'Ready, Steady, Go'? Results of the 3rd BIS Survey on CBDC
  • Legal Status Needed for CBDCs
  • CBDC Risks Becoming a Gigantic Flop
  • CBDC Security and Convenience: a Major Challenge
  • Measuring and Understanding Foreign Demand for Euro Banknotes
  • Dirty Money and the Demand for Cash
  • Lack of Payment Competition Raises Costs
  • Federal Reserve Survey Reflects Changing Cash Usage
  • Future of Cash – Today’s Challenges, Tomorrow’s Opportunities
  • CBDC Conference Speakers and Plans in Place
  • Change Needed For India’s ATMs

ECJ Supplement

  1. Euro Banknotes and the Power of Legal Tender
    • The Background – Cash and the Future of Euro Banknotes at Hearing at the European Court of Justice
    • What is Legal Tender?
    • Cash As Part Of Monetary Policy
    • The Cost of Cash
    • Future of Cash
  2. The Advocate General’s Opinion – Bundesbank Act Challenged and an Absolute Right to Payment
    • German National Law’s Definition of Banknotes
    • EU Law Does Not Provide for an Absolute Right to Payment in Cash
    • Legal Tender: CBDC And Electronic Payments
    • The Only Direct Link
    • The Future of the Case

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January 2021

  • NatWest Brings Together the UK Cash Industry
  • Euro Vision (But not the Song Contest)
  • Italy Moving Towards Digital Payments
  • News in Brief
  • The Practicalities of Partnership
  • Contactless Payments Have Little Impact on Cash Usage
  • DNB Quick Guide to CBDCs
  • Sweden Considers the Future
  • Call for Higher Contactless Payment Limits
  • Payment News
  • ‘A Digital Euro is Due, if not Overdue’
  • Protecting ATMs
  • CPN is Going Online… and Weekly!
  • Cash Essentials Launches Cash Glossary
  • Further Reading
  • Without Cash, Can There be Safe Payments?

Archive 2020

CPN Volume 2020

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Covid-19 Supplements

CN Covid-19 Supplement Part 1, 2 & 3

Archive 2019

CPN Volume 2019