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The Payments bias

Value Proposition Canvas (VPC) is a very a suitable method for making strategic choices and avoid the so-called Payments Bias.

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It’s a hit or miss for EPI

7 European countries issued a statement in which they express their support for EPI. How will the penny drop for the European Payments Initiative?

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Open Banking Expo Awards

During the Open Banking Expo Awards 2021, 16 winners were announced, demonstrating that Open Banking and PSD2 are rapidly gaining momentum. Judging by the number of Anglo-Saxon contenders and winners, Anglo-Saxon countries and the UK in particular are leading the way in opening up the payments market with innovative services based on account data.

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Where are the Dutch statistics on PSD2?

Eppo Heemstra of Connective Payments examines the extent to which Dutch banks comply with the EBA guideline on PSD2 performance statistics. There is still considerable room for improvement. The factsheet published by the British OBIE can be a benchmark; the Dutch Central Bank (DNB) or the Dutch Payments Association could play a coordinating role.

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