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Square brings its contactless reader to Oz, but don't call it a 'disruptor'

Square wants to reinvent payments, but don't call it a "disruptor." While Ben Pfisterer, country manager for the payments technology company, admits Square's terminals are "somewhat" in competition with the banks, he believes they're serving a group that was previously left out in the cold. "We get labelled as a 'disruptor' quite a lot and we don't like that term," he told Mashable.
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