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.

Interview: ‘Flicking the smart switch’ – Santiago Egas, BPC Americas in “The Fintech Magazine”

Santiago Egas, Executive Vice President & Managing Director of BPC Americas, believes policymakers must allow digital pioneers to help rebuild economies, post-pandemic.It’s been almost 10 years since the global Maya Declaration was signed in Mexico...

BPC joins Visa’s Fintech Fast Track Program

BPC today announced that it has joined Visa’s Fintech Fast Track Program, which makes it quicker...

A look into Greece’s Payment System with DIAS

Interbanking Systems S.A. (DIAS) has announced a strong growth in POS transactions. Card payment...

Safal Fasal Agritech Marketplace in numbers - pilot results infographic

BPC, the leading provider of digital payment solutions, shares pilot phase results from its new...

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...

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,...

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...

Touching the boundaries of digital acceptance

Touching the boundaries of digital acceptance Digital acceptance is vital to the success of virtual...

Trending in digital payments: Prepaid cards go virtual

Parents use them to empower their children, corporates use them to pay employees, governments use...

Smart cities and public transport move to open loop payment technology

The more access people have to new technologies, the greater the likelihood they will move to urban...

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

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

BPC facilitates interoperability in Algeria - millions to use country-wide network

On 5 January 2020, Algérie Poste’s ‘Edahabia’ electronic card had become interoperable with the...

From the product you have to the service you need

For payment service providers and retailers alike, processing payments has been one of the key...

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...

Ecosystems: Welcome to the ‘Era of the Many’: how ecosystems are powering the payments industry

The days of tactical solutions that fulfill a single purpose, where payments existed in isolation...

MPE Open Banking 2018

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

New fraud tactics require new prevention measures

Fraudsters are getting more and more organized and have started more sophisticated and targeted...

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,...