Releasing a National Strategy for Retail Payments in Portugal: Foresight of Medium-Term Evolution

The launch of Banco de Portugal's National Strategy for Retail Payments | Horizon 2022 represents the start of a new phase: implementing a wide range of initiatives to modernise the national market and payment habits within the next two years.

Estonia: Instant Payments as the New Normal and the Work to Set a New Frontier for Digitalisation

Estonia is a small e-country in the euro area with a population of 1.3 million, where each resident has a digital identity and the tools to use it online. Practically all residents find it much easier to verify their identity and sign documents electronically…