Berlin Group interview about what does the future hold for TPPs and banks in a post-PSD2 era and the art of standardising APIs. Berlin Group is coming to Banking 4.0

Wijnand Machielse and Ortwin Scheja, part of the team that edits and moderates Berlin Group activities, have agreed to share with The Paypers their take on the latest updates of a post-PSD2 European open banking scene. What is the pulse of the market right now, post-PSD2 deadline? How do you feel the European banking and the TPP ecosystems have handled the deadline? Although the majority of TPPs were rather late in starting to test […]

Salt Edge crosses the mark of 600+ integrated PSD2 APIs. The company is coming to Banking 4.0

While it may seem like integrating new APIs is a tug of war between banks and third party providers (TPPs), the end result is important for end users. With every connected API, Salt Edge creates more opportunities for TPPs that want to offer their customers useful services with a great taste of open banking. „For now, there is a big number to celebrate for Salt Edge – 600+ PSD2 connections […]

Four in ten banks see their business models evolving towards becoming a digital ecosystem – Temenos report

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), on behalf of Temenos, surveyed 405 global banking executives on the changes they see taking place in their industry to 2020 and 2025, their organizational response, and the longer-term impact on their strategic development. This focuses on how these retail banks are incorporating and advancing technology delivery for their current and future customers. Key highlights include: # Open banking is seen as a true opportunity; […]

Banks are challenged to evolve from the Open Banking approach towards an Open X mindset – global survey

Banks must collaborate with start-ups to remain relevant as the financial ecosystem evolves from ‘Open Banking[1]’ to ‘Open X[2]’ Retail banks are struggling to deliver a positive last-mile experience[3] as customers demand more comprehensive and personalized banking, according to the World Retail Banking Report (WRBR) published today by Capgemini and Efma. “In an era of rising consumer expectations, banks are challenged to offer their customers a consistent engaging experience across all channels – branch, web and […]