Articles about Payments

Intro to International Payments

Not everyone needs to share our enthusiasm. But we do think that even if you’re not planning to become a master of international banking, it’s a world everybody should know a few things about. That’s why we’re starting this introductory series where we’ll go deep into the complexities of international payments.
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Payments in 2020: Our Predictions

The world of payments is always evolving. New technologies disrupt old ways of doing things, new entrants gobble up market share, and a changing regulatory landscape forces adjustment and innovation. Here we take a look at some of the developments in the global payments industry and how they’re likely to play out in 2020.
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The Future of Consumer Payments in Europe

Consumer payments are evolving fast, but what will happen in the EU? Convergence on contactless? Emergence of facial recognition? Read to discover.

Open Letter to Entrepreneurs: Seize Your Chance with Utilities

Have you sat and thought about how billing, payments, and the administration around utilities works? Because right now, utility payment is an area wide open for innovation. Whoever can step in with a streamlined system will take home a share of payments worth billions every year.
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Banking on the Ukrainian Tech Sector

In recent years, Ukraine has emerged as a major tech hub, providing services for companies around the globe. But limits on the country’s financial services are causing a headache for businesses that want to make the most of this opportunity. Where does the problem come from? And how can you work around it?
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The Fintechs Upsetting the Banks

Let’s take a look at why fintech companies represent a clear, disruptive threat to the traditional retail banking industry.
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A Primer to the PSD2

As fintech and payment services have continued to grow, the EU has made efforts to modernize. What exactly does this mean?
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