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Sibos 2017: Day 3 Report – Serving corporate needs

Cross-border payment and correspondent banking services for retailers and others were key themes of the third day of SWIFT’s Sibos 2017 trade show in Toronto, Canada, says InstaPay’s in-situ reporter, Lauren Jones. 


Spotlight on Central America: Sistemas de Interconexíon de Pagos (SIP)

Lauren Jones, Icon Solutions’ International Payments Ambassador, has created a profile on Central America’s regional payments scheme: Sistemas de Interconexíon de Pagos (SIP).


Faster Payments: State of the Nation

Momentum in the faster payments realm presents both challenges and opportunities.


2017 Global Payments Insight Survey: Retail Banking

The payments market is changing. Across the value chain, organizations are investing in technology as they try to adjust to a shifting market.


Consultation Paper: A blueprint for the future of UK Payments

This blueprint document brings together our design work developed during this year for public consultation.


The US Path to Faster Payments – Final Report Part Two from the FED Task Force

Part Two of the Final Report from the US FED Task Force has now been published. This includes insights from the review of 16 faster payment solutions, the task force vision, foundation issues requiring ongoing collaboration, goals and detailed recommendations.


Global Payments – Spotlight on Guatemala

Lauren Jones, Icon Solutions’ International Payments Ambassador, has created a country profile on the Guatemalan payments market.


CGI publishes Global Payments Research

CGI working in collaboration with the Financial Services Club (FSC) have published the latest issue of their global payments research report. This reports reveals how real-time account to account payments are predicted to have a major impact.


Flavors of Fast – 4th Edition published

FIS have now released the fourth edition of their “Flavors of Fast” report. This is a very comprehensive report on what is happening in instant payments globally.


VocaLink Immediate Payments Whitepaper: One platform, limitless choice

So what is next for immediate payments, and how can we bring the experiences and behaviours of other parts of digital life to the world of payments? We believe a number of themes will shape this conversation: the movement from local to regional and global; a growing recognition of the value opportunity, and; the power of the proxy platform and mobile commerce.