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US FED Taskforce Report

Members of the national Faster Payments Task Force, which was created and led by the Federal Reserve in 2015, today will publish a final report summarizing the accomplishments of the task force. 


EPC to issue RFI for interoperable P2P mobile payments

The European Payments Council is to issue a Request for Information (RFI) to identify parties interested in becoming a provider of a Standardised Proxy Lookup (SPL) service for pan-European interoperability of person-to-person mobile payments.

Governance, Scheme

EPC publishes updated SEPA Credit Transfer Rule book

The EPC yesterday published new versions of the SEPA Credit Transfer (SCT), SEPA Direct Debit (SDD) Core (SDD Core), and SDD Business to Business (SDD B2B) scheme rulebooks, which will take effect on the 19th November 2017. Scheme participants will as usual have one year to adapt their systems.