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Dr. Reza Baqir, Governor, SBP Launches Pakistan’s National Payment Systems Strategy to Accelerate Digital Transformation
Sharoon Rasheed and Rehman Pervez from the State Bank of Pakistan’s Payment Systems Department provide an update on the exciting new developments transforming Pakistan’s payments landscape
BoF-PSS2: Bank of Finland Payment and Settlement System Simulator
The Bank of Finland has provided a multipurpose payment and securities settlement system simulator for the global central banking and research community since 2004. The Bank's Payment and Settlement System Simulator (BoF-PSS2) is a natural outcome for a central bank of a country that has always bee...
Payments Modernization Gains Momentum in Canada
Payments Modernization is progressing on a global scale, addressing consumer and business needs for greater speed, flexibility and security. Moreover, the entire payments landscape is evolving. The introduction of new technologies and capabilities, the presence of new participants in market and evol...
Looking Back and Ahead: The Riksbank’s E-krona Project
The Swedish Riksbank’s work on analyzing the potential need and consequences of issuing a Central Bank Issued Digital Currency (CBDC), the e-krona, has attracted significant international attention. Many central banks around the world are also investigating CBDCs, but the low and rapidly declining ...
Connecting Thailand: The Journey of a Payment Revolution
Over the past few years, many crucial developments have taken place in the Thai payments landscape to keep pace with new technology and customers’ needs. In particular, the enhancements to the country’s payment systems infrastructure have broadened public access to financial services with more effic...
A New Payments Architecture for the UK
Pay.UK runs the UK’s non-card retail payments operations – owning and operating Bacs, Faster Payments and the Cheque and Credit Clearing Company. As the single operator for these systems we act as the guardian of an infrastructure and services that enable consumers and businesses in the UK to transf...
IN THIS ISSUE: January 2020
- Sharoon Rasheed and Rehman Pervez provide a close look at the State Bank of Pakistan’s digital transformation, including the newly launched National Payment Systems Strategy
- Industry Profile: ProgressSoft on the importance of mobile money interoperability
- Books: We profile the recently published PayTech Book, the world’s first globally crowdsourced book on the future of payments
- The latest industry news and reports, people on the move, payments speeches, international payments events... and more
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