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December 2012  | Volume 7, Issue 7  | Content

Beating the scam artists bookmark
After analysing an array of solutions, low-cost giants Southwest Airlines and easyJet have selected a risk-screening platform for payments that is proving effective against the threat of booking fraud, writes Keith Mwanalushi
Big business bookmark
Big data analysis has become a common theme. In an exclusive interview with PROS, Keith Mwanlushi discovers how the company is using big data to better align pricing and revenue management for low-cost airlines
Change is in the air bookmark
A surge in online travel bookings among Middle Eastern jet-setters is creating a need for greater capacity to process alternative payment methods. Keith Mwanalushi looks at the gradual shift from cash payments to credit card penetration in the region’s travel market
Is there a future on the cards for co-brands? bookmark
Co-branded credit cards have literally taken off in the aviation industry, but market regulations that differ from one country to another have proved a challenge for airlines and banks. Often overlooked are pre-paid cards, which come with a different set of regulations and might just be the next big thing. Michael Smith reports
The customer always comes first bookmark
October 2012 saw the Airline Travel Payments Summit (ATPS) take place in London. Michael Smith, executive chairman of ATPS and managing partner at Airline Information, highlights some of the key trends and developments that were discussed
December 2012