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Making payments is the inevitable consequence of making purchases and an essential and integral part of the financial supply chain. A payment is the transfer of value from one party, a person or…

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Payments - Disbursements

Industry roundup: 25 November

by Graham Buck


Deutsche Bank adds SWIFT Beneficiary Account Validation; Hong Kong-listed China government bond ETFs in demand; Fitch warns Qatari banks vulnerable

FX Management & Crypto

Industry roundup: 18 November

by Graham Buck


Reserve Bank of Australia hedges bets on digital currency; Absa Bank partners with the IFC on trade finance ; SA payments fintech Ozow raises US$48m

Payments - Disbursements

Industry roundup: 4 November

by Graham Buck


Verto/ClearBank collaboration focuses on “underserved“ SMEs; Bank of America plans China securities arm

B2B Spending

Global B2B spending set to surge

by Ben Poole

B2B dollars

An Amex survey finds 70% of businesses are optimistic for the year ahead, with many increasing spend on digital initiatives to drive growth.

Payments - Receipts

US corporates embracing electronic B2B payments

by Ben Poole


While the AFP 2020 survey shows the benefits that digital payments offer corporates, it also notes the cyber security awareness that firms must show.

Real-time Payments

Real-time payments surge ahead

by Ben Poole


While Sweden's Riksbank and the ECB explore cross-currency instant payments, an FIS study finds volumes instant payments are accelerating globally.