What is PSD2 and why this is so important?

We currently engage with many banks in Europe starting compliance projects on PSD2 – the revised Payment Service Directive. What does this mean and what are the impacts for banks and for their customers? — Some history first In 2007, the Payment Service Directive (PSD) was established as the legal foundation for an EU-wide single […]

Everything you need to know about Digital Platforms

Technology has revolutionized the go to market strategy of modern businesses. According to a recent Accenture report, “While it used to take Fortune 500 companies an average of 20 years to reach a billion-dollar valuation, today’s digital start-ups can get there in four years. Digital platforms are largely responsible for this shift.” Large organizations have […]

Why do all banks start organizing hackathons?

Since 2015, we have been assisting in a new trend among banks consisting in organizing hackathons. Is this just a hype or does it bring real value to banks? The answer is hackathons allow banks to achieve something they don’t know to foster well internally: innovation. Actually, this difficulty is not only met by banks […]