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Instant Payment Blogs

InstaPay publishes a series of instant payment blogs from worldwide realtime payment experts. These original real time payment articles offer the latest thoughts on instant payment adoption and real time payments issues and immediate payment market trends.

The future of real-time payments – Rachel Nash, NCR

Today’s customers don’t like to wait, whether that’s for their deliveries or for their money. When it comes to lower value, day-to-day transactions such as paying bills or splitting a bar tab with friends, customers expect money to transfer instantly from one account to the other. This is fuelling a huge rise in instant payment […]

Real-time Payments to feature heavily at Sibos 2016

Later this month thousands of banking and payments professionals from all around the world will be congregating in Geneva for the 2016 Sibos conference and exhibition. This 4 day premier event runs from the 26th to the 29th September at the PALEXPO which is close to the Swiss / French border. Each day delegates will […]

Choosing which payment services to support in real-time

When a bank starts planning to enter the world of real time payments it faces many difficult decisions. These include producing a business case that stands out from the many other internal projects competing for investment, choices around the IT architecture to be adopted and then which suppliers to work with. But one of the […]

Real-time payments for merchants will ultimately benefit consumers – ACI

Historically, banks drove evolution in the payments industry. That reality today is being redefined, particularly in the merchant segment where competing non-bank options – such as PayPal, M-Pesa, Hal-Cash – allow merchants to choose and shape services based directly on end user needs and expectations. These include speed, convenience, visibility and the choice of access […]

Creating the InstaPay Community

Its been a hectic couple of weeks since InstaPay went live on the 9th June to coincide with the EBA Day conference that was held so successfully in Milan where real-time payment discussions took center stage. We have been heartened by the many positive reactions to our launch and all the messages of congratulations received. […]

The perfect storm: open, instant & context – FIS

7.4 billion people around the world make over 1.7 trillion non-cash payments every year. Payments at the end of a meaningful transaction that either bought them an everyday item, a taxi ride, or a home. Transactions that service an international business, instant payments that are the backbone for the local shop keeper or plumber or […]

InstaPay launches

InstaPay is set to become the go-to source for market information relating to Instant Payments across the globe. This unique hub will provide full access to the latest news, analysis and market intelligence from the Instant Payments world, creating one respected destination for payment professionals to gain access to industry content. The Instant Payments Tracker […]