Feature: Can the UK build on six years of Open Banking?

The UK is entering its seventh year of Open Banking – but, can it finally fulfil its potential?

Feature: How will Open Banking shape up in UK and Europe in 2024?

Brite Payments, NatWest, Token.io and Finastra consider the outlook for Open Banking in the UK and Europe, with VRP, PSD3 and fraud prevention top of mind.

Feature: How has Nigeria approached Open Banking?

Tracking the progress of Open Banking in Nigeria, after the country went live with its operational guidelines earlier this year.

Feature: Assessing the rise of BNPL in the UK as regulation looms

As the UK’s buy now, pay later sector continues to grow and readies for regulation, are concerns about consumer demand in a cost-of-living crisis justified, or is it experiencing growing pains?

Feature: Open Banking in the UK – an ‘unfinished experiment’

Five years on from PSD2, Open Banking is a “vibrant ecosystem”, but what needs to happen to ensure Open Finance is the end goal?

Feature: What Open Banking trends will emerge in UK and Europe in 2023?

Tink, Finastra, Pleo and FIS make predictions for fintechs, lending decisions, Open Banking-powered payments and embedded finance in 2023.

Europe should look to Britain to advance open payments

The size of the UK’s payments market demonstrates the success of standardisation.

Feature: The journey from PSD2 to PSD3

What does the next iteration of the Payment Services Directive, PSD3, need to address and can it unify what some see as a fragmented Europe?

Feature: Has Open Banking in the UK delivered on its promises?

In the four years since Open Banking was mandated in the UK by the CMA, the sector has come a long way, as Ellie Duncan reports.