Category Archives: Payments

A New Era for Mexico’s Payment System

By | March 27, 2019

In September 2017, the Mexican financial authorities, led by the Ministry of Finance, began drafting the Law to Regulate Financial Technology Institutions (Fintech Law). After several months of discussion, the Mexican congress enacted the Fintech Law in March 2018 by unanimous vote. Along with the Fintech Law, new secondary legislation was enforced, including the General… Read More »

Digitalisation of Payment Services in Europe

By | February 5, 2019

Courtesy of Fernando Zunzunegui Technology has made financial services more accessible, faster, and cheaper. Payment services, in particular, are a testing ground for fintech innovation.  Cryptocurrencies, payment initiation, and information management services associated with bank accounts have recently emerged as significant disruptions in the payments industry. As data has become essential to economic success, the… Read More »