CRUX PayTech Digital Day – 21 July 2020
Introducing CRUX – a series of digital days to help you get to the crux of the tech matter – each focused on a key industry our publication covers, reports on and analyses.
Be in the know of the latest developments, expertise and thought leadership on what’s shaping the payments technology industry of today and what awaits it tomorrow with the CRUX PayTech Digital Day.
CRUX PayTech Digital Day took place on Tuesday, 21 July 2020.
Our digital days are open and free for everyone. Listen to the expert commentary and pose questions to the paytech experts, watch the videos, attend the webinars, read the news, special reports and white papers – all at your own convenience and from any location.
Agenda & topics
CRUX PayTech Digital Day
The journey to the future of payments – trends, innovations and challenges
- Making payments genuinely real-time and future-proofing the payments infrastructure
- Finding the holy grail of customer centricity
- Software and solutions for the payments world of today and tomorrow, including cloud, AI, biometrics and cyber
- Creating partnership models in payments that really work
- The latest in payments regulations and compliance
- What’s next in the light of the COVID-19 developments and market impact
More resources on all things paytech as part of the CRUX PayTech Digital Day:
Report: Five success factors for an ideal ISO 20022 migration
ISO 20022 represents an opportunity for banks to reinvent the way they operate.
People power: tracking demand for biometrics in payments
56% of consumers would prefer to use a biometric sensor on their payment card instead of a PIN.
What the Fintech? Episode 8 | Payments: were systems in Europe ready for COVID-19?
Tune in to find out an eyebrow raising banished buzzword in another rendition of ‘Fintech Jail’!
What the Fintech? Episode 2 | COVID-19: Is cash still king?
Find out Nick Kerigan's take on the impact of COVID-19 and his banned buzzword.
Streamlining remittance, empowering migrant workers & driving inclusion worldwide
The ability to send money home is critical, but not always easy for migrant workers.
How to future-proof your business payments in the age of open banking and API solutions
Let's dive into the 'HOW' of this innovation that has made payments simpler and far more secure.
Open banking: where you at?
There is still more to do, a lot more, and it heavily relies on banks’ cooperation.
Is the future of banking not open but closed?
Europe and USA have to create their own ecosystems to compete with the East.
The stress of being stressed
This is the time to handle the pressure, not indulge in the stress.
The pretence of invincibility
Everything we do in business is in pursuit of relevance.
PayTech Awards winners: where are they now? Melissa McKendry, ACI – Woman in PayTech
ACI’s Melissa McKendry promotes fintech and payments as a career path for girls with the Coding for Girls initiative.
PayTech Awards winners: where are they now? Streeva – PayTech for Good
We talk to some of the winners of last year’s PayTech Awards to see how they have fared since then.
PayTech Awards winners: where are they now? Emailage – Best E-Commerce Initiative
The pending takeover of Emailage by LexisNexis "kind of dominates the news", says EMEA MD.
PayTech Awards winners: where are they now? ANNA – Best Corporate Payments Initiative
ANNA has been busy onboarding customers and adding features to its platform for SMEs.
Web Summit 2020: A fintech summary
Stripe is looking at products around digital identity.
TransferWise nabs Australian banking licence from APRA
The restricted licence gives TransferWise access to the country’s real-time payments system.
Stripe chases $100bn valuation with no sign of IPO
Stripe could see its valuation quadruple in just two years.
Central Bank of Iceland deploys new RTGS with SIA
The new system can support 5 million payments per day.
London payments firm SumUp buys digital PoS fintech Goodtill
SumUp and Goodtill have worked together “for many years as partners”.
South African BaaS provider Ukheshe to acquire local fintech Oltio
Oltio is a smaller South African firm which hosts QR code payments for Mastercard.
Square and Tencent lead €93m Satispay funding round
The Italian paytech firm has recorded “significant growth” in 2020
Indian payments fintech Cashfree lands Apis-led $35m Series B
Cashfree counts more than 50,000 businesses as customers.
TransferGo secures £4m from Silicon Valley Bank
The pre-Series C investment funds will be used to develop and expand its RTP platform.
European Central Bank taps SIA and Colt to connect market infrastructure
SIA and Colt will help the ECB connect through the ESMIG single access interface.