Faster Payments Tracker

Faster Payments - May 2020

Inside the May Tracker:
The Faster Payments Tracker
  • An interview with the European Central bank about how it is leveraging the TIPS network to streamline real-time payments in the European Union
  • The latest developments in the global faster payments space, including Sweden’s move to join the ECB and Brazil’s testing and roll out of its instant payments platform

Faster Payments - March 2020

Inside the March Tracker
Faster Payments Tracker
  • An interview with Steve Ledford, senior vice president of product strategy and development for payments company The Clearing House (TCH) on what it takes to drive real-time payments’ widespread adoption
  • The latest news and trends, including the contactless payment solutions streamlining public transit in New York and Australia
  • A look at why FIs and FinTechs are working to meet SMBs’ faster payment needs as well as how global providers are developing and launching instant payment rails 

Faster Payments - December 2019

Inside The December Edition
Faster Payments Tracker
  • The latest faster payments headlines, including initiatives from Mastercard and Wells Fargo
  • Jerry Banks, CEO of school-focused transaction processing platform Bursari, discusses streamlining payment processes for K-12 public schools and community organizations
  • A Deep Dive exploring how real-time payments are easing the burdens and anxieties associated with paying increasing college tuitions

Faster Payments - November 2019

INSIDE THE NOVEMBER TRACKER
Faster Payments Tracker
  • The latest faster payments headlines, including initiatives from Goji, NatWest and the State Bank of Pakistan
  • David Evans, CEO of bank verification systems provider DecisionLogic, explains how quicker analysis of borrowers’ financial data can offer faster loan access
  • A Deep Dive exploring the benefits of adopting real-time payments in the healthcare market

Faster Payments-October 2019

Inside the October Tracker
Faster Payments Tracker

The latest faster payments developments, including Visa’s efforts to accelerate insurance claim payouts and the launch of Western Union’s real-time payments platform

An interview with FinLocker’s Eric Bloomquist and Jamie Rhodes on how educational tools and data management services can address mortgage loan slowdowns and save consumers and lenders money

A Deep Dive on the latest initiatives to speed transactions and remove frictions from B2B and P2P cross-border payments

Faster Payments - September 2019

Inside the September Tracker
Faster Payments Tracker
  • The latest faster payments developments, including J.P. Morgan’s announcement of same-day settlement for credit card payments
  • Kristy Brandon, Comerica Bank’s senior vice president of eBanking, explains the rising demand for quick and secure mobile P2P payments among Gen X and baby boomer consumers
  • A Deep Dive on the benefits and challenges of real-time push and pull payments

Faster Payments - August 2019

Inside the August Tracker
Faster Payments Tracker
  • The latest faster payments developments, including Facebook’s Libra announcement and the Federal Reserve’s decision to launch its own real-time payments system
  • An interview with Instant Financial founder and executive chair Steve Barha on the company’s solution to give food service workers immediate access to their wages and tips
  • A Deep Dive examining ISO 20022’s potential benefits, as well as the challenges and supports that come with adoption
  • A provider directory featuring 54 players in the space, including three additions

Faster Payments — July 2019

Inside the July Tracker
Faster Payments Tracker
  • The latest industry developments, including Mastercard and P27’s partnership on pan-Nordic, real-time payments and Namibia’s decision to end domestic check processing
  • An interview with Apex Capital’s chief strategy officer, Brian Carlgren,and chief information officer, Jerry Wallace, on how mobile, instant factoring helps keep small transportation companies in business
  • A Deep Dive examining the role of APIs in encouraging real-time payment system adoption
  • A provider directory featuring 51 players in the space, including four additions

 

 

 

Faster Payments - June 2019

Inside the June Tracker
Faster Payments Tracker
  • The latest faster payments developments, including RT1’s Finnish expansion and Avidia’s move to join The Clearing House’s Real-Time Payments
  • An interview with Family Plan President Laura MacMahon on how a mobile app for divorced parents can take the tension out of sharing childcare expenses
  • A Deep Dive examining initiatives to improve the speed of freelancer compensation
  • A provider directory featuring 47 players in the space, including three new additions

 

Faster Payments - May 2019

Inside the May Tracker
Faster Payments Tracker
  • The latest faster payments developments, including a partnership between Deutsche Bank and software solutions provider Serrala, and Australia’s proposed ISO 20022 migration
  • An interview with Bellco Credit Union’s Theresa Sanders on the FI’s approach to offering instant wage access to its employees
  • A Deep Dive examining how real-time payments affect liquidity management
  • A provider directory featuring 44 players in the space, including three additions

Faster Payments – April 2019

INSIDE THE APRIL TRACKER
FASTER PAYMENTS
  • The latest faster payments developments, including Centrelink’s adoption of NPP for emergency disbursements and Tinkoff Bank’s participation in Russia’s Faster Payments System
  • An interview with Frank Dombroski, CEO and founder of FlexWage, on why early wage access could help financially strained workers while offering benefits for employers
  • A Deep Dive on real-time payment schemes’ interoperability and the barriers they must overcome to provide smooth, instant cross-border payments
  • A provider directory of 41 top players in the space, including four additions

Faster Payments - March 2019

INSIDE THE MARCH TRACKER
FASTER PAYMENTS TRACKER
  • The biggest developments from across the faster payments landscape, including RT1’s expansion in Germany and the launch of JPMorgan’s digital coin. 
  • An interview with Jason Lee, DailyPay’s CEO and founder, on how app-enabled, instant access to earnings helps full-time employees weather financial strains and helps employers attract millennial and Gen Z workers
  • A Deep Dive on how The Clearing House’s Real-Time Payments system is changing the bill payments game
  • A provider directory featuring 37 top players in the space, with five additions

Faster Payments - February 2019

Inside the February Tracker
Faster Payments Tracker
  • The biggest developments from across the faster payments landscape, including the launch of Bankart’s upcoming instant payments platform and Malaysia’s new real-time payments solution
  • An interview with CEO Alex Alt of Stack Sports on easing pains in the $17 billion youth sports industry through swifter, straight-to-bank-account payments
  • A provider directory featuring 32 top players in the space, with five additions

Faster Payments - January 2019

INSIDE THE JANUARY TRACKER
Faster Payments Tracker
  • The biggest developments from across the faster payments landscape, including feedback on the Federal Reserve’s real-time payment rail proposal and American Express’ cross-border corporate payments pilot test
  • An interview with Matt Richardson, head of product solutions at Citizens Bank, on its upcoming corporate real-time payments service and the state of instant payments in the U.S.
  • A new provider directory of 27 top players in the space