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Update Newsletter: Summer 2005

Payment Cards Center – 2005 Conference Schedule

June 10, 2005 – “Federal Consumer Protection Regulation: Disclosures and Beyond”

This one-day symposium on consumer protection brought together legal scholars, federal banking regulators, and industry experts from the largest credit card issuers in the U.S. to discuss standardized credit card disclosures and other means of protecting consumers.

June 20-21, 2005 – “Risky Business: Managing Electronic Payments in the 21st Century”

This conference co-sponsored with the Electronic Funds Transfer Association (EFTA) explored strategic issues related to risk management and fraud prevention in our increasingly electronic payments environment.

July 13-14, 2005 – “Payment Cards and the Unbanked: Prospects and Challenges”

This Center-sponsored conference was structured to examine how prepaid cards and other electronic payment vehicles are adding value to the unbanked and underserved segments of our society.

September 29-30, 2005 – “Recent Developments in Consumer Credit and Payments”

Co-sponsored with the Bank’s Research Department, this bi-annual conference will include a range of current papers written by leading academic and Federal Reserve researchers working in the field of consumer credit and payments.