business payments

The Future of Business Payments: Q&A with Cara O’Nions, Global Marketing Director

Just about everyone in the business payments space can agree that this is an exciting time to be in the industry. This is the first post in a three-part series that presents perspectives from industry...

/ December 9, 2019
business payments

A View Ahead: What Does the Future Hold for Business Payments?

The 4th Payments Barometer can be summarised as the beginning of the end of a payments era. BUSINESS IN REAL-TIME The global demand for real-time, always-on experiences in the consumer world has started to spread...

/ December 2, 2019
compliance, fraud, and sanctions

Compliance, Fraud & Sanctions: The Escalating Impact on Business

KNOWING THE RISKS Compliance, fraud, and sanctions continue to be top of mind for payments professionals. When it comes to mitigating fraud risk, cyber attack is top of the list. Just over three quarters (78%)...

/ November 18, 2019
tech giants

New Payment Services: The Threat of Tech Giants

The first 4 parts of this 5 part series focused on payment innovation, the difference between Open Banking vs. PSD2, new banking and payment services and the latest fraud prevention measures to combat fraudsters. This...

/ November 11, 2019
driving payments efficiency

Payments Insights: Driving Payment Efficiency

LATE PAYMENTS REMAIN A CHALLENGE For the last couple of years, we have been investigating the issue of late payments. In 2017, a slow payer ethic emerged as the biggest obstruction to getting paid on...

/ November 4, 2019
money laundering and sanction screening

Don’t Get Caught Unprepared: Money Laundering Controls and Regular Sanctions Screening Are No Longer Nice to Have, but Necessary

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) was established 16 years ago as a collaborative effort between government and industry to bring into focus the necessity of cybersecurity prevention measures and raise awareness about the options and...

/ October 28, 2019
afp 2019

AFP 2019 Day 3: A Moment of Great Transition

There were so many valuable take aways from AFP 2019, but one of the highlights of the show was the closing keynote delivered by Fareed Zakaria GPS, host of CNN’s Worldwide. His presentation, titled Navigating...

/ October 24, 2019
afp 2019

AFP 2019 Day 2: Fraud, Fraud and More Fraud

Overheard on the shuttle to the AFP 2019 convention center in Boston, “Just last week I was consulting with a customer who was a victim of a business email compromise attack. It was the second...

/ October 23, 2019
afp 2019

AFP 2019 Day 1: To the Future and Beyond

The AFP 2019 Treasury and Finance Conference didn’t waste any time moving into full throttle. With an inspiring Sunday night keynote session headlined by Good Morning America’s Co-anchor Robin Roberts. Delivered to a standing room...

/ October 22, 2019
changing business landscape

The Future of Payments: A Changing Business Landscape

The payments landscape is experiencing unprecedented change. The pressure is on for businesses to anticipate where drivers of change will come from and prepare accordingly. DRIVERS OF CHANGE We asked financial decision makers what they...

/ October 14, 2019