The BPC Blog

The BPC Blog shares news, insights, and opinions on the future of Banking, Commerce, Mobility and Payments with all ecosystem players ranging from tier one banks to neobanks, PSP's to large processors, ecommerce giants to start-up merchants, government bodies to local hail ride companies.

We launched our agritech marketplace in the midst of Covid-19. Here is what we’ve learned…

The world is immersed in a war against the spread of the Covid-19 virus. The virus is not sparing any regions or countries, affecting people and businesses alike, impacting even more on the most vulnerable businesses and entrepreneurs to make ends...

Embracing the contactless payment habit doesn't mean you need a card. New payment methods are breaking through

A habit is a settled tendency or behaviour that becomes automatic and is hard to give up. Run at 6,...

We need greater global financial inclusion; but who will take the lead?

It is no secret that traditional banks have struggled to close the financial inclusion gap,...

The silk road of payments we must travel

Mapping and mastering the journey by relying on a clear radar Inspiration comes from near and far...

BPC-owned Radar Payments launches at Merchant Payments Ecosystem (MPE), Berlin

Berlin, Germany & Baar, Switzerland – 18 February 2020   Berlin was home to the Merchants...

Frictionless payments and the importance of data – seven key learnings from this year’s edition of Money20/20

Money20/20, it’s a wrap. This year’s edition of one of the world’s most coveted fintech...

MPE Open Banking 2018

At this years MPE 2018 event our Product Marketing Manager, Marijke Koninckx presents Payments in...

Payments in Times of Open Banking

The retail landscape has undergone a significant shift over the last decade. The traditional sales...

Digital Wallets as a driver towards a cashless society

Even though digital mobile wallets have been around for a while, we still see new wallets being...

Bringing Banking to the People - Agent Banking solutions that enable financial inclusion

According to a study conducted by McKinsey, nearly 2.5 billion adults are financially unserved and...

Despite all the preventative measures, why does fraud still occur?

When it comes to protecting systems from cyberattacks, banks have invested heavily in applications...

Open Banking as an opportunity for retailers

Open banking is set to have a major impact on the financial services industry. In the last few...

How to Protect Your Bank During Payments Technology Replacement

In a rapidly changing market, the financial and skills challenges connected with maintaining...

Can your current payments technology be future-proofed?

For banks and FIs ready to upgrade their payments platforms to maintain pace with customer demand,...

PSD2 Is A Huge Opportunity for Online Merchants

Europe’s Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2) is due to come into force in January 2018, once all...

Is there a way out of the legacy systems trap?

They have been the mainstay of payments systems around the world over the last three decades....