FSS launches instant payments system

FSS, a Payments and Fintech leader, today, announced the launch of its Instant Payments system, a central payment clearing and settlement infrastructure for instant domestic and international money transfers. Instantaneity...
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SwapX launches a travel money card that lets consumers ‘Swap and Spend’ in local currencies

SWAPX, in collaboration with leading payment issuer processor Global Processing Services (GPS), today launches their consumer travel card that allows customers to ‘swap’ and ‘spend’ in local currencies when making...
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Expensify collaborates with Wells Fargo

Expensify, a premier innovative expense reporting app provider, launched the ExpensifyApproved! Banks program today at ExpensiCon with Wells Fargo as its first major partner. This relationship will allow the two...
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Customer personalisation: What do shoppers actually want?

Much like the British weather so far this year, the forecast for British retail in 2018 is mixed. We’ve seen reports of store closures and job losses, but it isn’t...
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Chinese visitors can now use Alipay in The Dubai Mall

Alipay, the world's largest online and mobile payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group, and The Dubai Mall, the world's largest and most-visited retail and entertainment destination, located in...
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TransferWise launches multi-country bank account

TransferWise has launched its 'borderless' multi-country bank account and debit card, enabling customers to easily manage their money between countries. Anyone living in the UK and EU can get the...
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Billtrust buys Credit2B

Billtrust, the leader in B2B payment cycle management, today announced the acquisition of Credit2B, a pioneer in trade credit risk. The transaction expands Billtrust’s Quantum solution suite with the addition...
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Draft US Faster Payments Council governance framework released

A group of industry stakeholders has put together a draft governance framework for a new US Faster Payments Council (FPC). The 27-member Governance Framework Formation Team (GFFT) has spent eight...
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Paper.id presses for e-invoicing in Indonesia

In a fast developing country like Indonesia, there are still many SME’s that ignore prudent financial management. This is the result of the old tradition of using pen and paper...
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How to be practical - 10 years ago

EQUAL TREATMENT21 November 2008  |  2240 views  |  0 Tax authorities took a cautious view towards e-invoicing in the first round. In some countries, even cumbersome extra demands were put on this new practice...
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Half of all journeys on London transport network are now contactless

The popularity of contactless payments in public transit networks has been underscored by new figures from Transport for London which reveal that half of all underground and rail journeys are...
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SWIFT gpi: why wait for 2020?

Just over one year on from the launch of the service, SWIFT has announced that more than 160 global banks have adopted its Global Payments Initiative, SWIFT gpi, allowing them...
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ebay and Paypal finalise new payment deal

eBay and PayPal today confirmed the signing of a previously-announced agreement to offer PayPal as a way to pay on eBay until July 2023. This new agreement builds on the...
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FRTB and the holistic approach to regulatory compliance

23 hours ago | 3383 views | 0 Jacob Rank-Broadley, Director, Regulatory & Market Structure Propositions, Thomson Reuters, talks about how banks need to prepare for the FRTB compliance deadline in Jan 2022, what...
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Certainty and security with instant payments

24 April 2018 | 3363 views | 0 Gerhard Bystricky, Head of Product Management Payments Germany, UniCredit Bank AG, talks about the progress of pan-European instant payments since it launched, what some of the...
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Monaco appoints IT security, strategy and marketing chiefs

Monaco, the pioneering payments and cryptocurrency platform, today announced a series of new appointments to its senior management team, with Jason Lau as Chief Information Security Officer, Eric Anziani as...
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Nets to test finger scanners at the point-of-sale

Nordic payments processor Nets has begun tests of finger-vein payments with students and visitors at the Copenhagen Business Scool. The live tests are being conducted in partnership with UK biometric...
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HSBC goes live with Swift gpi

HSBC, one of the world’s largest banks, has joined SWIFT’s global payments innovation (gpi) service. To date, 160 financial institutions around the world are committed to SWIFT gpi, with nearly...
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Swift Business Forum London - live blog

Welcome to Finextra's live coverage of the Swift Business Forum London 2018. This event will focus on important issues affecting the financial industry, exploring how far and how fast the...
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Bottomline APIs simplify integration with UK payment rails

Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:EPAY), a leading provider of financial technology that makes business payments simple, smart and secure, today announced the release of enhanced application programming interfaces (APIs) for its PT-X...
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