Do we need regulation to speed up the development of an interoperable cross-border Instant Payments network?

eW blog article - Instant Payments (IP) is evolving quickly and on a domestic level, IP is a success. Looking at the development and availability of cross-border IP for European consumers and businesses, there is still plenty of room for improvement. In a conversation between ING, ECB and Natixis, Mark Buitenhek, Global Head of Transaction Services at ING, talked about his vision on the development of an interoperable cross-border IP network.

Use your resources where you can make a difference to your customers

eW blog article - According to Helle Koggersboel of equensWorldline, banks put a lot of their resources into compliancy. But: this is just keeping your head above water without doing anything extra for your customers. Instead, they should look for partners who can solve the compliancy issues and focus on where they can make a difference for their customers.