Category: Global Payments

Effectively Bridging Legacy Technology in a Digital World: A Guide for Financial Institutions

The recent Banking Barometer, conducted by the Swiss Bankers Association (SBA),suggests that banks in Switzerland are facing major challenges: rising regulatory costs, negative interest rates, shrinking margins, increasing customer demands and last but not least, digitalisation....

/ March 16, 2018

Making the Case for Faster Payments

Faster payments aren’t suitable for all business cases. Let’s take a look at some of the more common use cases to see what might make sense for your business.

/ February 27, 2018

4 Best Practices for Proactively Managing Global Cash

Your organization can reap the benefits of a solid treasury position by adopting these 4 strategies for managing your global cash...

/ February 20, 2018

How Open Banking Helps Small-Mid-sized Businesses Improve Cash Visibility and Transaction Reporting

Open Banking in the UK got really interesting as of January 13, 2018. If you are an individual or small-mid-sized business (SMB) with an account at one of the largest 9 UK banks, you can...

/ February 13, 2018

The Significance of Open Banking and the EU’s PSD2 in the History of European Payments

What significance will January 13th, 2018 -- the day Open Banking and PSD2 became a reality in the U.K. -- have on the history of payments? Surely it will someday have a place in the...

/ January 15, 2018

Faster Payments, a Primer

Faster payments, a term you hear in virtually every conversation about B2B payments. But what does it mean for your organization? Find out where faster payments fit amongst other payment types, beyond just speed.

/ January 9, 2018

The Future of Payments Technology: What will 2018 Bring?

The pace and number of new technologies that will impact the business payments landscape can be confusing. Here’s a quick download on what these technologies are, how they’re being used to move the needle in...

/ January 3, 2018

Selling the Value of Faster Payments by Slowing Down

Through our advisory board practice we’ve had plenty of opportunities lately to hear corporate customers talk about faster payments. The common theme in those discussions is the requirement for a sales process that’s very different...

/ January 3, 2018

The Top 4 Accounts Payable Priorities for 2018

If you don’t want 2018 to be “more of the same” in Accounts Payable (AP), then some serious prioritization – and action – is in order. Here are four top priorities that should drive your...

/ December 21, 2017

Business-to-business cross-border payments: Do new initiatives fix corporate problems?

Cross-border business-to-business (B2B) payments have always been troublesome for businesses involved in foreign trade. Core issues around timing, certainty, cost and visibility mean there should be a healthy market for alternatives to using your bank’s...

/ November 30, 2017