Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.15 – The Payments Probe
Dec04

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.15 – The Payments Probe

In this episode of The Paytech Show, we have a bumper payments probe as we dive into some of the biggest issues facing the industry currently. From your SCA’s to your RTPs we’ve got it all here. So to kick things off we speak with Jean Christophe Lacour, at Amadeus who are THE authority in travel payments! We also speak with Mastercard’s Mike Cowen who heads of their digital payments. Over in central London, Doug Mackenzie hears from...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.14 – Strong Customer Authentication
Nov05

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.14 – Strong Customer Authentication

In our brand new episode of The Paytech Show, we are studying Strong Customer Authentication or SCA, what it means for consumers, the banks’ and finally the industry as awhole. To get the best idea of what the regulation actually is, we went to the European Banking Authority to get a breakdown of the provision. Also featured are UniCredit, an institution that has been an early adopter of SCA and Giesecke and Devrient, a financial...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.13 – Conversation with VISA
Sep25

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.13 – Conversation with VISA

In this special episode of The Paytech show, we speak with Bill Sheley, Head of Global Push Payments, about VISA Direct, their acquisition of Earthport and the gig economy!

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.12 – Can the Banks Catch Up?
Sep24

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.12 – Can the Banks Catch Up?

In this episode of The Paytech Show we take a look at how some Fintech companies are managing to do the whole payments ecosystem, far quicker and seamlessly than the institutions ever have. Why should a payment take weeks to go across border when instant messaging is now a thing? We speak with payments gurus Mark Bradbury, CEO of Apply Financial, Steve Lemon at Currencycloud and Ronald Lokkers General Director at...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.11 – Swift Payments in LATAM
Sep06

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.11 – Swift Payments in LATAM

In this episode of The Paytech Show, we study the impact Swift’s Gpi has had on BBVA in Argentina and find out more about how ACI Worldwide can help any bank from Mexico to Argentina get onboard.

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.10 – The New Cross Border Reality
Sep04

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.10 – The New Cross Border Reality

In this episode of The Paytech Show, we find out just how global Swift’s Global Payment Initiative truly is. We head to Buenos Aires, Argentina to see how it has transformed payments for BBVA. Over in Amsterdam Doug Mackenzie speaks with Realtime Payments specialists ACI Worldwide to find out just how critical it is for institutions to become part of this...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.09 – Payments in Latin America
Sep02

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.09 – Payments in Latin America

In this episode of The Paytech Show, Fintech Finance travels to Latin America to find out how the area is leapfrogging the rest of the world when it comes to payment technology. ACI Worldwide, who are leaders in real-time payment technology talk to us about the challenges banks face in the area and how they can help the banks solve them. Carlos Marmolejo, Head of Innovation at Banco Santander describes how the country is perfectly...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.08 – EWPN
Jul19

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.08 – EWPN

In this episode of The Paytech Show we send Doug Mackenzie to Amsterdam to find out what was happening at the European Women Payments Network event. With a star-studded Fintech awards ceremony, workshops and conference, there was a lot to...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.07 – The Cloud Global Payments Initiative
Jul12

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.07 – The Cloud Global Payments Initiative

In this episode of The Paytech Show, we look at how cloud-based technology is changing the way payments are being handled, especially cross-border. SWIFT’s gpi is revolutionising the way cross border payments are working and we find out from Citi’s Phil Hong and ACI Worldwide’s Craig Ramsey to find out how critical this initiative will be going forward....

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.06 – Swiftly Does It
Jul04

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.06 – Swiftly Does It

In this episode of The Paytech Show we take another look at the power of Swift GPI, what it can mean for the institutions around the world. To get the best overview, we talk to a truly global bank, ING. Ali Paterson speaks with Evelien Witlox, Global Head of Payments for ING and Doug Mackenzie talks to payments guru Craig Ramsey from...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.05 – It’s On the Cards
Jun03

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.05 – It’s On the Cards

In this episode of The Paytech Show, we’re asking the question, will the payment card still be relevant in 2020 and beyond? To find out we ask Mastercard’s Head of Fintech Partnerships Eduoardo Volta what the card giant is getting up to in the age of innovation. We also speak with the tech specialist G+D about how they are helping institutions around the world implement new card...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.04 – Digitising Payments and Cards?
May29

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.04 – Digitising Payments and Cards?

In this episode of The Paytech Show, we ask the question, how are banks digitising their payment methods, when payment cards are still so prevalent in Europe. We look at Crédit Agricole’s brilliant attempt at innovating and digitising in the payments space. To get a deeper look at how payment cards can maintain their relevance in the future we speak with Mikko Kähkönen from G+D, the premier technology group who details how they...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.03 – GPI in Singapore
May17

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.03 – GPI in Singapore

In our latest episode of our GPI series, we talk with payments specialist Craig Ramsey at ACI Worldwide who lets us know what it’s all about! Over in Singapore, Doug Mackenzie finds out what the uber-innovative bank, DBS have been doing in the payments space....

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.02 – Will Payments Ever Be the Same Again?
May13

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.02 – Will Payments Ever Be the Same Again?

In this episode of the Paytech Show, we take a look at how the banks and financial services companies are changing the way they look at payments as a service for customers. Where banks had traditionally made significant revenue from payments, this model is changing. John Hutton and Emma Huntington from Nationwide talk about how they are changing the way they use payments to help meet their member’s new needs. Hardik Shah over at...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.01 – Solving the Oldest issue in Finance
May02

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 2.01 – Solving the Oldest issue in Finance

In the latest episode The Paytech Show we solve the oldest issue in finance. How can small enterprises and merchants improve their cash flow in a hyper-advanced digital environment, like Singapore?​​We speak with Jasmine Ng, Managing Director of DBS, who gives us an overview of the payment ecosystem in Singapore. Milind Sanghavi of OCBC describes how choice is critical for merchants and customers alike. Mishal Ruparel of Banking...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.09 – The Digital Transformation of Payments
Mar18

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.09 – The Digital Transformation of Payments

In this episode of The Paytech Show we look at various different digital technologies are changing the payments landscape away. From increased security to improved customer experience, we listen to various different industry experts from Erste Bank with their marvellous app ‘George’ to Giesecke+Devrient who have been the back bone of the payments industry for centuries. Jukka Yliuntinen, Vice President at Giesecke+Devrient...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.08 – The Swift improvement of Corporate Banking
Mar13

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.08 – The Swift improvement of Corporate Banking

In this episode of the Paytech Show, we find out about how cross-border payments in the corporate banking sphere are being streamlined. Ebru Pakcan, Head of Treasury Solutions at Citi Bank tells us how they and their customers, in particular, has been benefitting from being connected together in the Swift Network. Craig Ramsey, the Cross border payments guru tells us about how the customer experience and the banks are both benefiting...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.07 – Paying around the World
Mar11

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.07 – Paying around the World

In this episode of the Paytech show, we travel the world with PPRO, who give us the breakdown on Local Payment Methods or LPM’s. We get a broad picture of the payments industry with interviews in Asia, Europe and North America and how this diverse ecosystem can have a massive impact on merchants and cross border payments. We were interested to hear about the about the study PPRO conducted into cross-border payments. Steve...

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Fintech Finance presents: The Paytech Show 1.06: Speed, Cross border & GPI
Nov27

Fintech Finance presents: The Paytech Show 1.06: Speed, Cross border & GPI

In this episode of the Paytech Show, we find out about how cross-border payments are being revolutionised with SWIFT’s GPI network. Harry Newman, Head of Banking at SWIFT gives us the low down on how they are making the biggest development in the payments ecosystem for decades. In a digital economy, speed to market is now crucial to the financial institutions so we talk to ACI Worldwide’s Craig Ramsey – the...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.05 – The Paytech Revolution
Oct16

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.05 – The Paytech Revolution

In this episode of the Paytech Show: Lloyds Banking Group, Apply Financial and Bank of America Merrill Lynch offer up their insight, as we start the fourth quarter of 2018. We met with Mark Bradbury, Managing Director of Apply Financial, to discuss the challenges that are accompanying the payments revolution. Gavin Maclean, Head of Product Payment, Lloyds Banking Group described what is fuelling the payments revolution. With that in...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.04 – Collaboration and Innovation
Jun19

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.04 – Collaboration and Innovation

In this episode of The Paytech Show, we look at how the Financial Institutions are adapting to the change of pace when it comes to innovating. Doug Mackenzie sat down with HSBC’s Josh Bottomley who describes how changing customer demands have led to the financial institutions to actively look at collaboration and innovation. Ali Paterson spoke with Ron Kalifa from Worldpay who gave us the lowdown on how the Payments...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.03 – Frictionless Biometrics
Jun05

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.03 – Frictionless Biometrics

On this episode of The Paytech Show, we look into frictionless payments and biometrics. Usually we attribute an increase in security to more friction when it comes to a payment, yet Zwipe have found an amazing solution to this problem. We met up with Zwipe’s André Løvestam and Kim Humborstad to look in detail at how they do this. We also sat down with Hilda Jenkins from Barclays to hear about their issues and plans surrounding...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.02 – Servicing the SME Market
Jun04

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.02 – Servicing the SME Market

In this episode of The Paytech Show, we’ll be looking at how to service the SME market. We will be investigating how the institutions are protecting able to enable firms to provide point of sale payments for small merchants, and either by lending or processing enabling them to access those funds rapidly. So firstly, Ali Paterson headed to speak with Anders la Cour, CEO of Banking Circle to look at how they can provide the...

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Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.01 – Innovating Mobility
May23

Fintech Finance Presents: The Paytech Show 1.01 – Innovating Mobility

 In this episode of the Paytech Show, we look at how digital innovations are changing the customers’ journey and relationship they have with their bank. We speak with the mobile banking experts, G+D Mobile Security, who break down why banks are struggling to keep up with the changing pace that the ‘tech savvy’ consumers now demand. We also get insight from Rabobank’s Harrie Vollard who details how digital and...

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