Fintech

PSD2

PSD2: Focusing on Action with Open APIs

Introduction: Preparing for the Bank of the Future with PSD2 For the last two years, many industry commentators and analysts have been warning that banks are facing a huge disruptive force as new fintech startups emerge to offer a similar group of services to some of the more traditional banking operations. Now, across Europe, the Second Payments Services Directive (PSD2)… Read more →

Fintech Startups

Fintech Startups: Right! I wish I absolutely knew that!

intech is in the air! It’s the buzz word of the day. There are thousands of Fintech startups currently operating globally with huge investments. However, the success rate or the time it takes the Fintech startups to have a viable, competitive product is still determined by how well Fintech startups are prepared for the realities in the different sectors they… Read more →

'Fintegration'

The holy grail for banks is to become the best at ‘fintegration’

  Within Fintech, there has never been a shortage of new terminologies. 2015 saw Fintech (and it’s relationship to banks) explained and re-explained from different angles. However, there are a few broad categories that encompass Fintech: Fintech and regulation in 2015 The excitement surrounding Fintech was slightly hampered when regulation such as the PSD2 in Europe took center stage. Regulation… Read more →