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Remittances to Mexico Infographic -2013

IMTC Mexico Infographs: For IMTC Mexico 2013 in Ciudad de Mexico we produced this Infographic (in english and spanish) outlining the how the approximately 22 Billion Dollars in remittances from the US to Mexico are distributed for the originating US States to the destination States in Mexico. We see then that Claifornia is by far…

Glenbrook and The International Money Transfer Conference

Glenbrook’s Payments Essentials industry education programs are designed to help payments professionals reach new levels of understanding and insight into the payments industry. We’ll help you make sense out of the complexity of the payments landscape – by explaining the economic framework of the industry, by putting new developments in context, and by highlighting trends,…

Contact and Banorte to sponsor IMTC USA 2013 in Los Angeles come April

IMTC will host its third edition of its International Money Transfer Conference and Trade Fair in the West Coast, IMTC USA 2013. IMTC brings together experts and company representatives of the Money Transfer Industry to discuss the trends and issues that the industry faces. Additionally, the conference provides major networking and business opportunities with other MT institutions. Today, IMTC is thrilled to announce that CONTACT and BANORTE will be the two major sponsors for this conference.

Interview with Elena Gafarova

We are enclosing an interview with Elena Gafarova, the VP of Global Sales and Product Management at CONTACT. CONTACT is a leading International Money Transfers and Payments system founded in Moscow in 1999 by RUSSLAVBANK and has a network of 230 000 service points, including payment terminals in over 100 countries. CONTACT will be a…

My Five Fearless Trends for Money Transfer

We are enclosing trends and predictions for the Payment Industry from Professor Arun Sharma who will be a keynote speaker at the IMTC USA 2013 Conference and Trade Fair in Los Angeles from April 3rd to the 5th, 2013. This brief summary will be complemented in his presentation in the conference on Friday, April 5th, 2013.

Dr. Arun Sharma is Executive Director of the JAE Leadership Institute and Professor in the Marketing Department at the School of Business Administration, University of Miami. Arun has extensive knowledge of the Money Transfer Industry through his experience in consulting and conducting seminars. He is has worked for about two decades in this industry and he has conducted studies for multiple firms in the payment services industry.