The long read
The future of payments: Meeting instant expectations

The future of payments: Meeting instant expectations

Madhvi Mavadiya
21 Jun 2021

Digital transformation continues to alter traditional business models across several industries such...

Bridging the digital gulf between billers and payers

Bridging the digital gulf between billers and payers

Vitalie Robu
08 Jun 2021

When it comes to monthly financial planning, paying bills takes up a huge portion of the pie for an ...

Our online world is now defined by community and connection

Our online world is now defined by community and connection

Paul Trueman
06 May 2021

The digital revolution has generally arrived gradually, over years and decades. We’ve come a long wa...

The trends driving digitalisation in corporate banking

The trends driving digitalisation in corporate banking

Sebastian Zawada
04 May 2021

The intensifying competition from non-bank platforms and the commoditisation of products, as well as...

Embracing digital solutions to confine late payments to history

Embracing digital solutions to confine late payments to history

Colin O'Flaherty
30 Apr 2021

The coronavirus pandemic has affected businesses of all sizes, across a range of sectors. However, S...

Changing payments: P27, Europe and beyond

Changing payments: P27, Europe and beyond

Sebastian Zawada
19 Apr 2021

Project P27 has been in motion since late 2017, designing the operational model for a first-of-its-k...

PSR Consultations: Could the proposed measures to fight fraud have unintended consequences?

PSR Consultations: Could the proposed measures to fight fraud have unintended consequences?

Teresa Connors
30 Mar 2021

Only 45% of reported Authorised Push Payment (APP) losses are reimbursed or repatriated. APP scams t...

EBAday 2021: Striving for strong instant payments uptake

EBAday 2021: Striving for strong instant payments uptake

Paige McNamee
19 Mar 2021

At the heart of the European Commission’s Retail Payments Strategy lies the ambition to bolster prog...

Are financial infrastructure partnerships the future of banking?

Are financial infrastructure partnerships the future of banking?

Sebastian Zawada
03 Mar 2021

In January 2021, Finextra and Banking Circle hosted a webinar focusing on the hurdles that legacy sy...

How Will Authentication Evolve in the Age of SCA?

How Will Authentication Evolve in the Age of SCA?


29 Jan 2021

Within months, we will have a clearer idea of the impact of Strong Customer Authentication (SCA), th...

A new paradigm for capital markets

A new paradigm for capital markets

Paige McNamee
25 Jan 2021

Yue Malan, senior analyst at Aite Group, recently wrote of the ‘new normal’ for capital markets: “T...

Plaid after Visa: Eyes on the open banking prize

Plaid after Visa: Eyes on the open banking prize

Paige McNamee
18 Jan 2021

Keith Grose, head of Europe at Plaid, sat down to discuss the fallout from the great ‘would-have-bee...