PSD2 deadline catalyst for bank action

PSD2 deadline catalyst for bank action

By KIMBERLEY LONG

In the month since the deadline of the second Payment Services Directive (PSD2), there has been little obvious change in how banks are allowing companies and consumers access to their customer accounts.

KYC reform catches up with tech evolution

KYC reform catches up with tech evolution

By KIMBERLEY LONG

As correspondent banking becomes fraught with issues, but remains a central aspect of business, the industry is seeing an overhaul of its guidelines to ensure high standards of due diligence while still allowing business to flow.

Swift customers step up to standards

Swift customers step up to standards

By KIMBERLEY LONG

Most companies using Swift have met the deadline for attesting to the customer security controls framework (CSCF), paving the way for stronger security and control in payments messaging.

Trade finance: Clients prove slow to embrace digital

Trade finance: Clients prove slow to embrace digital

By KIMBERLEY LONG

Although banks like talking about bringing digital services to trade finance, a surprisingly low proportion of the 7,000-plus participants in Euromoney’s annual trade finance survey are actually using the technology.

NPCI: The backbone to India’s payments revolution

NPCI: The backbone to India’s payments revolution

By CHRIS WRIGHT

India receives global attention for its digital innovation as a tool of financial inclusion, but it couldn’t get off the ground without a unique non-profit institution charged with creating the infrastructure.

Final rules on PSD2 shifts focus to security

Final rules on PSD2 shifts focus to security

By KIMBERLEY LONG

The final recommendations for the second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) have outlined a series of strict rules that would improve security, and have the potential to push for greater innovation.

GDPR threatening to catch third parties off guard

GDPR threatening to catch third parties off guard

By KIMBERLEY LONG

It has been two years since the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was announced, but there are still companies unaware of how wide-ranging the changes they need to make are and how little time they have left to make them.

PSD2 information still scarce as deadline nears

PSD2 information still scarce as deadline nears

By KIMBERLEY LONG

The level of understanding around the implementation of Payment Services Directive II (PSD2) is lacking for both corporates and consumer alike, although they are the parties that are meant to benefit.

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The future of the RMB: special focus

The future of the RMB: special focus

Euromoney's latest coverage of how Beijing is seeking to globalize the renminbi, through currency swaps and trade-financing facilities; the rise of the offshore bond market; and how fee-hungry banks are salivating at the prospect of the RMB’s growth.

Fintech and innovation: special focus

Fintech and innovation: special focus

From cloud technology to cashless payments, digital currencies to P2P networks, mobile banking to FX robots… financial institutions worldwide are looking to lead technological advances while also trying to keep up with them.

Sepa: special focus

Sepa: special focus

The Single Euro Payments Area (Sepa) aims to make cash transfers between European countries fast, cheap and simple – but the migration process has proved slow, expensive and complex.