Addressing the Challenges of the Payment Industry

Our seven minutes of fame! Industry Editor Erin Oswalt chats with Sibos’s Steven Chia and payment expert Ed Adshead-Grant about the complexity of the payment industry, cybersecurity, regulatory changes and more.

/ October 23, 2017

Open Banking: A New Era of Payment Innovation

Open Banking will change the way payments are managed, not just in the UK but around the world. The objective is to improve competition and innovation in the payment industry, which reinforces the UK’s position...

/ October 13, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About SWIFT’s CSP & How to Prepare

You’ve got enough on your plate making sure your environment is adequately protected against further attacks, so here is a brief, common sense explanation of the most important things you need to know about the...

/ October 13, 2017

Ring-fencing: How will it impact UK banks and their corporate customers?

Ring-fencing is a new regulation that requires the largest UK banks to separate their core retail banking services from their investment banking and international banking activities. The changes this shift will require, impacting many customers...

/ October 13, 2017

Treasury’s Role in Security — Identifying Vulnerabilities and Addressing Weak Points

As organizations bear the daily burden of protecting their payments, one question looms large: what can be done? Strategic Treasurer’s Craig Jeffery asked that and more when he spoke with security and business payments experts...

/ October 11, 2017

How to use SWIFT’s Customer Security Programme to Create an Unfair Advantage for Your Business

What if you could give your organization an unfair advantage – an extra level of competitiveness – with Swift's Customer Security Programme (CSP)? If you aren’t sure what security has to do with your company’s...

/ October 9, 2017

5 Steps to a Payment Strategy That Will Make Your Business More Competitive

For a business to achieve truly sustainable success, every single aspect of the organization has to function as effectively as possible. You can offer the best products and services in your industry and have a...

/ October 6, 2017

Are Your Employees Working Together to Work Against You? Part 3

Monitoring user behavior and understanding that behavior in the context of typical network traffic are keys to building a solid security strategy that protects your organization from employee fraud collusion. It’s important to take that a...

/ September 26, 2017

Are Your Employees Working Together to Work Against You? Part 2

Monitoring user behavior is the most important first step you can take to protect your organization against insider fraud losses. Monitoring activity alone however isn’t enough. To more accurately identify fraud attempts it’s important to...

/ September 15, 2017

Why Mad Men Tells Us We Should Abandon Checks

Consider this: the only business tool used by Madison Avenue ad agencies in the 1960s that is still in use today, are the checks sitting on your desk. Nostalgia might make for great television, but...

/ September 14, 2017