The ramp-up of EBA CLEARING’s STEP2 Card Clearing Service is ongoing following the successful launch of the service on 14th April 2015. As the panEuropean payment infrastructure provider confirmed today at the EBAday conference in Amsterdam, the German user community pioneering the service is on schedule for the planned completion of its migration by November 2015.
MyBank and PRETA S.A.S. welcome the informal agreement reached by European legislators on the revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2), which is geared at boosting competition and innovation around payments while improving consumer protection across Europe.
One the eve of the annual EBAday payments conference, EBA Clearing has announced that the growing take-up of MyBank by consumers and businesses has started to translate into a significant uptick in the value of transactions initiated.
Hays Littlejohn took office at EBA CLEARING as the Company’s new Chief Executive Officer on 1st May 2015, following his appointment by the EBA CLEARING Board on 1st November 2014.
More than 850 bankers and treasury professionals from across Europe are expected to descend on Amsterdam in May to hear senior executives from ING, ABN Amro, HSBC, RBS and Deutsche Bank speak at EBAday 2015, the continent's pre-eminent annual payments event.
EBA Clearing has launched a task force to lay the groundwork for a Europe-wide instant payment processing service it hopes to have up and running by 2018.
The four biggest banks in Greece are to adopt EBA Clearing's MyBank service to fulfill customer online shopping transactions direct from the banks' websites.
CLS Group (CLS), the global FX financial market infrastructure, announced that its shareholders elected Gilbert Lichter to serve as an Outside Director on the CLS Group Holdings Board of Directors, effective 1 January 2015.
Italian online insurer Genialloyd has activated the MyBank payment option on its website and is now offering this Europe-wide online payment method to its retail and corporate customers.
The Agency for Digital Italy (AgID) has created a payment hub called "Nodo dei Pagamenti-SPC", a new technological platform that connects public institutions with payment service providers and that allows citizens and businesses to pay online in an easy and secure way at a national level.
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