Pandemic raises concerns over SCA deadline
Banking

Pandemic raises concerns over SCA deadline

1y | By Emma Olsson, Reporter

Pandemic raises concerns over SCA deadline

The European payments industry may not be prepared to reach the deadline for strong customer authentication (SCA) as it attempts to mitigate the coron...

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European regulators prepare SCA flexibility for struggling industry
Payments

European regulators prepare SCA flexibility for struggling industry

2y | By Alex Hamilton, Reporter

European regulators prepare SCA flexibility for st...

Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) and other national competent authorities (NCAs) across Europe are looking to...

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FreedomPay CTO: GDPR still a concern as SCA deadline looms
Payments

FreedomPay CTO: GDPR still a concern as SCA deadline looms

2y | By Alex Hamilton, Reporter

FreedomPay CTO: GDPR still a concern as SCA deadli...

Despite the encroaching September deadline for strong customer authentication (SCA) under the second Payments Services Directive (PSD2), merchants and...

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Is the ‘settlement gap’ to blame for gig economy platforms losing users?
Payments

Is the ‘settlement gap’ to blame for gig economy platforms losing users?

2y | By Jessy Conflon, Head of Marketing

Is the ‘settlement gap’ to blame for gig economy p...

A recent study found that 4.4% of the UK population were gig economy workers between 2017 and 2018. This explains the emergence of so many gig economy...

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SunTec CEO: Banks should ignore core replacement pressure
Banking

SunTec CEO: Banks should ignore core replacement pressure

2y | By Alex Hamilton, Reporter

SunTec CEO: Banks should ignore core replacement p...

Banks shouldn’t feel pressured into wholesale changes to their core banking systems, when the real battle for innovation and customer retention ...

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Industry not ready for PSD2 deadline
Banking

Industry not ready for PSD2 deadline

2y | By Rebekah Tunstead, Reporter

Industry not ready for PSD2 deadline

Three quarters of businesses are not ready for Europe’s second Payment Services Directive (PSD2), a bobsguide poll conducted during a webinar la...

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For issuers and acquirers, PSD2's impact will be felt differently
Banking

For issuers and acquirers, PSD2's impact will be felt differently

2y | Featurespace

For issuers and acquirers, PSD2's impact will be f...

The exponential increase in non-cash transaction volumes and the ever-rising valuation and buyouts of payments groups reflect the incredible growth in...

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PSD2 and Open Banking rush eroding banks’ mobile security measures
Banking

PSD2 and Open Banking rush eroding banks’ mobile security measures

2y | By Alex Hamilton, Reporter

PSD2 and Open Banking rush eroding banks’ mobile s...

Open Banking and Europe’s second payments directive (PSD2) are undermining the safety and security of the banking industry, according to Tom Kel...

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Merchants unprepared for SCA
Banking

Merchants unprepared for SCA

3y | By Michael McCaw, Editor

Merchants unprepared for SCA

As many as 25% of Europe’s online merchants are unaware of strong customer authentication (SCA) requirements, due to come into force in Septembe...

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Digital payments revolution creates buyer's market
Banking

Digital payments revolution creates buyer's market

3y | bobsguide

Digital payments revolution creates buyer's market

The EU Payment Services Directive II (PSD2) took effect in January, starting a trend towards increased competition by opening up the payments market t...

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How incumbent banks must embrace the challenge of PSD2 and Open Banking
Banking

How incumbent banks must embrace the challenge of PSD2 and Open Banking

3y | NETinfo PLC

How incumbent banks must embrace the challenge of ...

The introduction of the Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2) in Europe at the beginning of 2018 was the latest step on the region’s journey towar...

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Why banks are lagging on Open Banking
Banking

Why banks are lagging on Open Banking

3y | By , Company

Why banks are lagging on Open Banking

The world of consumer banking is becoming more democratic, as the old banking powers begin to lose their grip and their monopolies.   The la...

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More payments traffic, less time to monitor – the PSD2 fraud headache
Banking

More payments traffic, less time to monitor – the PSD2 fraud headache

3y | By Michael Hocking, Writer and Reporter

More payments traffic, less time to monitor – the ...

The biggest shake-up to banking and payments in a decade, PSD2 offers third parties unrivalled opportunity to access user-permissioned financial data....

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The blockchain pioneers paying the public for their data
Insurance

The blockchain pioneers paying the public for their data

4y | By David Beach, Reporter

The blockchain pioneers paying the public for thei...

Dave Beach spoke to Pavol Magic, CEO of Biotron.io about the challenges and opportunities of the data market. Biotron.io is a user-permissioned and re...

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PSD2: Sorting fact from fiction
Banking

PSD2: Sorting fact from fiction

4y | By Rosie Ward, Senior Account Executive

PSD2: Sorting fact from fiction

For those in the industry PSD2 has become a familiar acronym. In simple terms, the EU directive puts ownership of financial data back in the hands of ...

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Why GDPR and PSD2 are huge opportunities and not threats for banks
Insurance

Why GDPR and PSD2 are huge opportunities and not threats for banks

4y | By Paul Bowen, Banking Lead

Why GDPR and PSD2 are huge opportunities and not t...

This year, two new pieces of legislation will come into force that will transform data management within UK banks. The first, the Payment Services Dir...

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Why challenger banks are third in line to benefit from PSD2
Banking

Why challenger banks are third in line to benefit from PSD2

4y | By David Beach, Reporter

Why challenger banks are third in line to benefit ...

bobsguide spoke to Genpact, who lead digital enterprise transformation for a number of Tier One banks in the UK and globally. We spoke to Alex Bray wh...

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PSD2 is finally here: So what happens next?
Payments

PSD2 is finally here: So what happens next?

4y | By Michael Hocking, Writer and Reporter

PSD2 is finally here: So what happens next?

This article was originally published on sister site PaymentEye In the payments industry, 2018 will forever be known as the year of PSD2. But what hap...

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