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The unique InstaPay Tracker, sponsored by Icon Solutions, shows the status of instant payment adoption around the world. We are currently reporting 43 countries with live bank led real-time payment schemes and a further 13 in a planning phase.

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NACHA Marks the Completion of the Third Phase of Same Day ACH

The Electronic Payments Association marks the ‘go live’ date of the third phase of Same Day ACH. Under this latest phase, banks and credit unions that receive Same Day ACH credit payments make funds available to their depositors by 5pm (in their local time). “Banks and credit unions have met, and in many cases exceeded […]

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase strikes deal with Barclays

Digital currency exchange Coinbase has been granted an e-money license by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and has indirectly joined the Faster Payments Scheme (FPS) through a partnership with Barclays Bank. Barclays is the first UK bank to strike a deal with a cryptocurrency exchange, in an effort to make it easier for British customers […]



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