PSD2 Final RTS: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Author: Tom Hay
Date: 10th March 2017

  The EBA’s new final RTS on Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) and Secure Communications is an acceptable offering that seems cover a lot of ground and will satisfy most, but ultimately leaves...

Categories Banking Payments PSD2

Fast track to PDS2

Author: Tom Hay
Date: 9th March 2017

Author: Tom Hay Date: 13th July 2016 Until now financial institutions (FIs) have been in control of their digital presence, offering their own branded services to customers via tablets, mobiles and wearable...

Moving Towards Immediate Payments

Author: Tom Hay
Date: 22nd October 2016

The world is moving towards Immediate Payments (also called Faster Payments and Real-time Payments). In fact a recent survey identified around 30 systems globally that might be classed as immediate payments, with...

PSD2 Draft RTS: Ten Key Points

Author: Tom Hay
Date: 2nd September 2016

Following the recent publication of the European Banking Association (EBA) draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS), covering Secure Customer Authentication (SCA) and secure communication, Icon’s Tom Hay takes a closer look at ten...