Tag archive: survey

Cash and debit cards continue to beat out new payment methods across Europe

A recent report published by research company Harris Interactive reveals that cash payments remain as popular as ever in France, Germany, Italy and Poland, with new payment methods being slow to catch on. French consumers on the whole, however, favour debit cards and credit cards over cash to pay for purchases. How do these preferences […]

PwC: ‘Debating the rationale of SEPA is no longer opportune’

One in three organisations runs the risk of being too late with its preparations for SEPA. This is one of the key findings of a current research by PwC. “It worries us that almost half of the surveyed organisations claim not having a ‘plan B’ in place,” said to Bas Rebel, Senior Director at PwC […]

Ireland struggles with SEPA

One third of Chief Financial Officers in Ireland is struggling with SEPA. That’s the outcome of a PwC survey in June 2013 with over 140 Irish CFOs. John Perry, the Irish Minister of Small Business, is also cautious about SEPA. He is quoted in the article “SMEs need to start SEPA preparations now” on the […]