Host by Emerging Payments Association Date July 12, 2018 12:00 am Location EPA Offices 1 London Bridge Walk

Emerging Payments Academy - Payments 101

Led by industry expert, Neira Jones, 

Payments 101 will give you an up-to-the-minute detailed understanding of the payments ecosystem. Perfect for catching up on the latest developments whether in tech, systems, regulations or fraud. Through engaging and thought-provoking presentations, videos, quizzes and group debate, this course will reinforce understanding, build confidence and fill knowledge gaps whether you are new to the industry or a payments veteran.

Course highlights:


  • Key stakeholders and what they do

  • Payment cards and alternative payments

  • Payment processes (chargebacks interchange, etc), payments channels and payments value chain overview (including role of master merchant)

  • Authorisation, clearing and settlement

  • Key economics (e.g. MSC, interchange)

  • ACH payments overview

  • Value distribution

  • New technologies, Open Banking, FinTech, RegTech, etc

  • Regulations and licences overview (incl. SEPA), covering PSD2, AML, GDPR, etc., card scheme rules & PCI DSS and future outlook