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The top five payments trends we’ve seen in 2015

2015 was a busy year in the payments industry with the introduction of new initiatives and concepts. It was a year of new ideas and innovation. We can see the world of payments is changing and...

Blog - Dec 2015
SEPA UK – why multi-level validation of bank account data…

With SEPA coming to the UK for Euro payments we take a look at why it is necessary to validate information at both the IBAN (International Bank Account Number) and BBAN (Basic Bank Account Number)...

Blog - Oct 2015
5 opportunities and 1 issue that corporate treasurers have with…

EuroFinance kindly asked be to moderate a conference session in Budapest  entitled “Beyond SEPA”. In harmony with the main conference themes of disruption and innovation the organisers had...

Blog - Oct 2014
4 payments issues to watch out for after the SEPA…

EuroFinance has kindly invited me to moderate a session entitled “Open Spaces: Beyond SEPA” at their conference next week. Yesterday, in preparation, I was on a conference call with six treasury...

Blog - Oct 2014
5 reasons why you need to take care when using…

The move to global standardisation using ISO2022 XML has meant the adoption of the International Bank Account Number (IBAN) by many countries and organisations. This means the IBAN effectively...

Blog - Oct 2014
Four reasons why you might be holding invalid bank account…

Sending and receiving payments are business critical processes and when payments fail the impact on a company’s bottom line can be very serious. One area which causes payment failure but which may...

Blog - Sep 2014
SEPA Ready survey results answer to Question 3

In our survey to over 260 corporate treasurers we asked 'What sort of support do those responsible for SEPA migration recieve from key decision makers in relation to the SEPA...

Blog - Mar 2013
SEPA Ready survey results answer to Question 2

In our survey of over 260 corporate treasurers we asked; "Have you appointed someone to be responsible for your organisation's migration to...

Blog - Feb 2013