Category: Global Payments

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
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
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
U.K. business payments

The Biggest Trends in UK Business Payments: From Real-Time Payments to the Impact of Fraud

The 2019 UK Business Payments Barometer is a treasure trove of information that helps make sense of the dynamic and complex business payments landscape in the UK and beyond. The 4th annual report, compiled by...

/ October 9, 2019
Overlay Services

Everything You Need to Know about the New Payments Architecture: Overlay Services Explained

In Part 1 of this 2 part series, Rich Williams, host of the Payments Podcast, sat down with Marcus Hughes, Head of Strategic Business Development at Bottomline Technologies to discuss the New Payments Architecture and...

/ September 30, 2019
sibos day one

Sibos 2019 Day 3: How Banks Should Be Preparing for PSD2

Before arriving at the Excel Exhibition Centre in London for Sibos 2019 Day 3 on 25th September 2019, a press release detailing some good news from Bottomline Technologies dropped into my inbox. The press release...

/ September 26, 2019