Tag: global payments

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

Sibos 2019 Day 2: Real-Time Payments: The Need for Speed

Day two of Sibos 2019, 24th September 2019, very much echoed many of the thoughts expressed during the first day of the conference. The recurring themes talked about artificial intelligence, machine learning, open banking, regulatory...

/ September 25, 2019

Sibos 2019 Day 1: Helping Banks Thrive In The New Real Time Open Environment

Sibos Day One was teeming with people bustling from stand to stand, and was filled with informative presentations from some of the greatest influencers and companies in the payments and banking space, sharing their predictions,...

/ September 24, 2019

Everything You Need to Know about the New Payments Architecture: What Is It and How Will It Impact Direct Debits and Cheque Clearing?

To get a better understanding of the latest changes affecting Bacs payments and Direct Debits in the UK, Rich Williams, host of the Payments Podcast, sat down with Marcus Hughes, Head of Strategic Business Development...

/ September 23, 2019

Digital Transformation: The Future is Open for Commercial Banks: Part 2

Raising the “IQ” of Digital Transformation for Commercial Banks Part one of this two-part series described digital transformation, how it benefits commercial banks, and how banks can get on an accelerated path. This second part...

/ September 17, 2019

What is the Future of Payments Regulations?

Is Facebook’s Libra a cat amongst the pigeons? Unless you’ve been on another planet, you can’t have missed that on June 18th 2019, Facebook launched Libra. Whether Libra is a cryptocurrency or not, uses a...

/ July 9, 2019

One Year In: Who Has Capitalised on Open Banking Opportunities

Open banking opportunities — happening slowly but surely Well, it’s finally here, isn’t it? After a few years of industry debate over the finer points of the 2nd Payment Services Directive (PSD2), an implementation date...

/ April 24, 2019

Understanding B2B Payment Trends in the UK: Where Does Your Organization Stand?

While “keeping up with the Jones’” is often viewed as a petty attempt to remain relevant by mirroring your peers’ habits and buying patterns, there is one area where it actually makes a little bit...

/ April 15, 2019

Understanding the 3 Main Benefits of Direct Debit for Small Businesses

Implementing direct debit for small businesses can be intimidating yet beneficial. Here are the main benefits of direct debit for small business...

/ February 5, 2019

How to set up direct debit for your business (it’s easier than you think)

Despite the numerous benefits of accepting Direct Debit payments, many small businesses are still intimidated about accepting them. This is largely due to the perception that the process to get accepted as a Direct Debit...

/ February 5, 2019