Once Europe’s new Payment Services Directive (PSD2) comes into effect in January 2018, treasury departments can expect a dramatic shift in the payments landscape.
Africa’s treasury landscape is evolving apace. This article examines the challenges that corporate treasury department setting up in the continent must confront - and which determine whether they benefit from the region’s enormous business potential.
This two-part article examines the development of open banking, aka application programming interface (API) banking, and the resulting benefits both for banks and their corporate customers.
The European Union’s revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2) will be a game changer for the financial services industry when it takes effect in 12 months’ time. How should each party that will feel the impact of PSD2 be responding?
Banks in the region face a growing range of challenges in maintaining their correspondent banking relationships. This article suggests how they are being addressed via new technologies and services.
As the curtain comes down on the Obama era, US financial professionals await to see how American political and regulatory policy develops under Donald Trump while their European peers face an equally uncertain outlook.
Many decentralised firms struggle to achieve world-class working capital performance. Fortunately, there’s a solution.
Various factors are forcing banks to decide whether or not they will continue to operate in the cross-border payments space. This article examines the pressures that are putting a strain on the current model.
Rather like the Web did in the early 21st century, open application programming interface (open API) is set to radically transform the industry and the winners will be those who recognise and utilise its potential.
If they have not already begun their preparations for the introduction of the Payment Services Directive, European banks will need to make it a priority task this year.