Media Partners

Media Partners

American Banker
American Banker is the leading information resource serving the banking and financial services community. The daily print edition of American Banker was first published in 1835. Its online counterpart has been live since 1996. Together, these resources set the agenda for a fast-changing industry, keeping a close eye on large and small institutions, tracking traditional and insurgent forces, parsing the business models of diversified and specialist players.

ATM & Debit News
Breaking news and in-depth analysis of ATM networks, EFT, and debit cards.

Bank Technology News
Bank Technology News, the industry's source of technology coverage, provides critical information and analysis on the relationship between banking strategy and technology execution at financial institutions. As banks and other financial organizations focus intently on facilitating business objectives, meeting compliance guidelines and achieving a return on investment for technology purchases, Bank Technology News focuses on the players, companies and innovations that enable institutions to play by new rules and establish benchmarks by which their performance and regulatory compliance will be enhanced.

Banking Automation Bulletin
The Bulletin is a subscription newsletter published 12 times per year by RBR and is recognised as a unique source of global news and informed analysis of key issues in self-service banking, cards and payments. The Bulletin is read by key decision makers across multiple sectors within the financial services industry. These organisations include banks, card schemes, CIT companies, network processors, suppliers and central banks, in more than 100 countries worldwide. Every issue contains independent and authoritative insights from industry experts as well as proprietary ATM and cards market data.
Card Flash
CARDFLASH® is a specialized news service for anyone needing to stay informed and on top of the news in the payments industry. News impacting the payments industry is posted as it happens throughout the day with an Email bulletin released at 10am every day. Coverage includes new products and services, quarterly financials on industry players, monthly management benchmarks, mergers and acquisitions, legislative updates, strategic alliances, partnerships, legal issues, management changes and much more. Over 250,000 people rely on CardFlash to keep them informed.
For over 25 years® continues to be a leading publisher of information pertaining to the payments industry, including, but not limited to, credit cards, debit cards, smart cards, prepaid cards, ATM cards, loyalty cards, virtual payments, mobile payments and more. We provide timely news and data to financial institutions, merchants, acquirers, processors, manufacturers, consultants, news reporters and other companies affiliated with the payments industry.
Celent is an international research and advisory firm dedicated to helping financial institutions formulate comprehensive business strategies. Celent publishes reports identifying trends and best practices in financial services technology and conducts consulting engagements for financial institutions looking to use technology to enhance existing business processes or launch new business strategies.

Electronic Funds Transfer Association
The Electronic Funds Transfer Association (EFTA) is the nation’s leading inter-industry professional association promoting the adoption of electronic payment systems and commerce. For 35 years EFTA has provided its diverse membership with timely information and expert analysis regarding issues facing the electronic payments industry. EFTA presents members with numerous opportunities each year to interact directly with legislators and regulators who make and implement public policy. EFTA’s mission is to give members a voice in the legislative and regulatory processes that will define their businesses far into the future.

Digital Transactions
Our central tenet is that at a time of such sweeping and often confusing change business executives more than ever require reliable facts and incisive analysis to set plans for new products and markets, set pricing, anticipate regulatory complications, and formulate competitive strategies. Our central aim is to be the primary provider of such news and analysis. Though we are deeply concerned with technology and its effects, we speak to the business executive and his day-to-day strategic concerns. That is, we are publishers of business publications, not technology magazines.
Euromonitor International
Euromonitor International
Euromonitor International is the world leader in strategy research for consumer markets. Global coverage and leading edge innovation make our products essential for companies worldwide. From socio-economic context to intimate detail on the smallest products or markets, we offer unmatched detail and unbiased content for every region, country, category and channel.

The Green Sheet
The Green Sheet Inc. provides all sectors of the payment processing industry with education, inspiration and actionable advice. More than 83% of readers archive their issues, and 97% recommend GS/GSQ to their colleagues. Our extensive proprietary database compiled since 1983, reaches the majority of the real players in the ISO/MLS distribution channel.
IMS Research
IMS Research, recently acquired by IHS (NYSE: IHS), is a leading supplier of market research and consultancy to over 2500 clients worldwide, including most of the world’s largest technology companies. Established in the UK in 1989, IMS Research now has dedicated analyst teams focused on the factory automation, automotive, communications, computer, consumer, display, financial & ID, LED & lighting, medical, power & energy, solar PV, smart grid and security markets. Currently publishing over 350 different syndicated report titles each year, these in-depth publications are used by major electronics and industrial companies to assess market trends, solve marketing problems, and improve the efficiency of their businesses.
Iso & Agent
Written to help ISOs and agents make the most effective use of their time in the field, each issue is filled with strategies, selling tips & tactics, new market opportunities and other vital information for POS and ATM sales success.

Mercator Advisory Group
Mercator Advisory Group is the leading independent research and advisory services firm exclusively focused on the payments and banking industries globally, charting the course for sustained growth and profitability.

NYPAY is New York’s premier professional organization for payment industry leaders and innovators. Founded in 2006, NYPAY’s mission is to facilitate discussion about changes and innovations in payments and create networking opportunities. NYPAY hosts events led by industry leaders, encouraging dialog and debate about new payment perspectives.
Oliver Wyman
With offices in 50+ cities across 25 countries, Oliver Wyman is a leading global management consulting firm that combines deep industry knowledge with specialized expertise in strategy, operations, risk management, and organization transformation. The firm's 3,000 professionals help clients optimize their businesses, improve their operations and risk profile, and accelerate their organizational performance to seize the most attractive opportunities.
Paybefore™ is the leading provider of information to the prepaid and emerging payments industry. Review our list of fully integrated media properties at As the prepaid industry continues to emerge and grow, Paybefore serves as a trusted partner.
PaymentsJournal is a comprehensive online information portal designed to keep payments and banking industry professionals informed through daily delivery of the latest news, views, and developments that matter most. PaymentsJournal acts as a natural extension for Mercator Advisory Group as we continue to monitor the payments and banking industries. Since 2003, we have actively produced and published industry-leading reports, briefs, viewpoints, webinars/presentations, and slides for our clients.

As the payments industry continues to evolve, PaymentsSource is consistently tuned in. Written for payments professionals who need to stay on top of the news and trends shaping the payments landscape, PaymentsSource features exclusive content, industry profiles and data tools. In addition to an extensive collection of content from all of SourceMedia's payments and banking publications and enewsletters, users get access to reporting and data tools that allow them to customize their information experience online. PaymentsSource is a one-stop shop for all their cards and payments needs.

The Paypers
The Paypers is the leading independent source of news and analysis for professionals in the global payment community. Our products are created by payment professionals and cover all significant developments in cards and payments, with a special focus on the online payment, online banking, mobile payments and e-invoicing industry as well as in the Single Euro Payments Area.

The Prepaid Press
The Prepaid Press is the leading trade publication in the dynamic prepaid services industry, setting a standard for industry news and information that is unequalled. The publication is focused squarely on the convergence of the three most important prepaid services sold at the retail level – calling cards, wireless and gift/debit cards. Our editorial coverage ranges from product news and company information to in-depth investigative reporting and exclusive coverage of fast breaking events.

MRC's Seattle Platinum Meeting
The Prepaid Press is the leading trade publication in the dynamic prepaid services industry, setting a standard for industry news and information that is unequalled. The publication is focused squarely on the convergence of the three most important prepaid services sold at the retail level – calling cards, wireless and gift/debit cards. Our editorial coverage ranges from product news and company information to in-depth investigative reporting and exclusive coverage of fast breaking events.