Category: Regulatory & Compliance

Cybercrime as a Service

Navigating the Era of Cybercrime as a Service

Just as banks are digitally transforming their operations, criminals have digitally transformed the way they rob banks. No longer does a crook walk into a bank branch with the hope of getting away with thousands....

/ March 30, 2020
APAC

To Glimpse the Future of Payments, Look at APAC Today

Asia Pacific (APAC) is playing a key role in the exciting journey to digitization, especially in the consumer payment space. This dynamic region spans huge distances, with many countries and multiple currencies. Asia Pacific has...

/ March 2, 2020
future of global payments and banking

The Future of Global Payments and Banking: What Are the Experts Saying?

Bottomline Technologies recently released its second annual look into the future of global payments and banking. The eBook, sponsored by Visa and the Fintech Power 50, is a treasure trove of insights and predictions from...

/ February 3, 2020
open banking in the u.s.

Open Banking in the U.S.: Ready for Business? Part 1

Part 1: What is Open Banking? Conversations about open banking abound today, but comparatively few about open banking in the U.S. and the impact it will have. Primarily regulation-driven open banking initiatives in the U.K.,...

/ January 27, 2020
open banking in the u.s.

Open Banking in the U.S.: Ready for Business? Part 2

Part 2: What Challenges Will Be Faced? So what difficulties will open banking in the U.S. pose for financial institutions and beyond? Challenges include a relatively complex regulatory environment, with both state and Federal-level components;...

/ January 27, 2020
securities settlement processes

The Securities Settlement Process – What Does the Future Hold?

Change Is Just Around the Corner With so much movement in the securities settlement process landscape and new regulations on the horizon, it can be hard for Asset and Wealth managers to keep up. Especially...

/ January 21, 2020
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