Life after the hype: SEPA payments
Since SEPA was introduced across Europe in 2014, the general turmoil surrounding SEPA in the financial world has subsided considerably - but is far from over. Reason enough for every company and every bank to continue to pay great attention to this issue.
Mastering Instant Payments Challenges
Payment transactions have been undergoing radical change for a number of years - and major changes are now also imminent in foreign payment transactions. They are made possible by new regulations and modern technologies.
Identifying and exploiting new potential
As digitalization progresses, the need for verified digital identities that make the presentation of an ID card superfluous is also growing. We shed light on the potential for banks with our white paper "Banks position themselves as identity providers".
Success Story EBA Request to Pay Survey
The uniform payment standard Request to Pay was introduced in November 2020. The first products will be available as early as 2021, allowing businesses and individuals to use the upstream payment request. A joint investigation by the European Banking Authority (EBA) and PPI AG reflects the views of European financial players on the new payment method. The survey, which runs until 31/12/2020, highlights expected benefits but also open questions. The focus is on sales, online trading, payment transactions and e-billing.