A guest blog by Bob Ford, Payments Business Analyst and SME.
The Pay.UK service of Confirmation of Payee (CoP) has been established for just over a year but the life under lockdown under Covid has not abated the attempts by fraudsters to endeavour to try and scam our accounts of our money.
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://northeypoint.com/2021/04/26/fraud-confirmation-of-payee/
Have you read the excellent blog piece by James Stanley at Anglian Water highlighting the customer benefits of Request to Pay? Or maybe you’ve heard Sian Williams from Toynbee Hall discuss why Request to Pay is a step change in consumer empowerment?
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://northeypoint.com/2021/02/25/why-request-to-pay-is-as-easy-as-plug-and-play/
This podcast is based on our weekly ATM Tracker - www.northeypoint.com
Key ATM value and volume observations for the week ending 21 February:
Last week ATM transactions increased by 1.3 million (when compared to the previous week).
Last week’s ATM transactions were 18.3 million less than the equivalent week in 2020.
With the impact from Lockdown 3.0 continuing, weekly ATM use has reduced by 43% (compared to the equivalent week in 2020).
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://northeypoint.com/2021/02/23/will-you-visit-an-atm-this-week-4/
The European payments sector is in the midst of a transformation driven by technological innovation and evolving regulation, redefining its very potential and protagonists.
This episode is also available as a blog post: https://northeypoint.com/2021/02/22/account-information-service-as-consolidation-factor-for-an-open-ecosystem-in-italy/