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|1. (WO2017065471) MEDIUM HANDLING APPARATUS AND MEDIUM HANDLING METHOD|
|Applicants:||NAUTILUS HYOSUNG INC.
|Inventors:||KIM, Jun Young
PARK, Jong Seong
JANG, Hyun Soo
|Title:||MEDIUM HANDLING APPARATUS AND MEDIUM HANDLING METHOD|
The objective of the present invention is to provide a medium handling apparatus and a medium handling method that can balance accounts using a temporary storage part even when there is no empty cassette in an automated teller machine. To achieve this, the medium handling apparatus of the present invention comprises: a deposit/withdrawal part that has a separating device for individually separating mediums in an internal space and a stacking device for stacking mediums in the internal space; a determination part that determines whether the mediums are abnormal or not and the types of mediums; a medium storage part that includes a plurality of circulation cassettes for storing deposited mediums or mediums to be withdrawn; a temporary storage part that temporarily stores mediums that are determined to be normal by the determination part when being deposited; and a delivery passage that connects the deposit/withdrawal part, the determination part, the temporary storage part, and the medium storage part together in order to deliver the mediums, wherein mediums in the circulation cassettes are temporarily stored in the temporary storage part when the residual mediums in the circulation cassettes are calculated, and the mediums in the temporary storage part are transferred to the circulation cassettes again and are stored therein when the residual mediums are detected.