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20 Jan 2023

What is friendly fraud and how do you reduce it?

Friendly fraud is not as friendly as it sounds. We bring you the essential guide to friendly fraud, explain what it is, how it happens, and how to prevent it.
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13 Jan 2023

Europe can’t do open banking without the banks

Banks have a key role in open banking. They should use it to compete with Big Tech, keep their customers happy and attract new ones.
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12 Jan 2023

Payments people: Caxton’s Alana Parsons

How Caxton’s Chief Operating Officer built a two-decade career in an ever-evolving payments industry.
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16 Dec 2022

Everything you need to know about interchange fees

What are interchange fees and why are they a necessary part of overall credit and debit card fees?
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8 Dec 2022

3 lessons for VRP in 2023

It’s been a big year for the development of variable recurring payments. Product leaders from Chip, Curve and iwoca tell us why and explain what's to come.
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5 Dec 2022

The 5 biggest payment challenges facing the travel industry in 2023

From better refund experiences to costly failed payments, we look ahead to the biggest payment challenges travel brands need to tackle in the coming year.
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5 Dec 2022

TrueTalk with Ethan Brierley

Meet Ethan – Rust programmer, bug photographer and engineer at TrueLayer.
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23 Nov 2022

What are the best payment methods for subscription businesses?

With the subscription economy booming, what are the best ways to effectively collect recurring payments from your customers and keep churn to a minimum?
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11 Nov 2022

What is tokenisation in payments?

Tokenisation can help make card payments more secure and offer additional functionality to merchants. So how does it work, and what are the alternatives?
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10 Nov 2022

Instant payments are coming to Europe — so what?

Will a new proposal from the EU Commission make instant payments the norm in Europe?
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3 Nov 2022

Charting the rise of open banking payments: are consumers using them?

A deep dive into the important statistics, charts and stories behind the growth of open banking consumer adoption.
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28 Oct 2022

What are payment gateways and how do they work?

A guide to payment gateways and what to bear in mind when choosing one.