The technical stage of Europe’s ambitious payment restructuring plan begins today with experts warning the industry not to let the looming changes creep up on it.
A political agreement has been reached today on revisions to the Payment Services Directive (PSD2).The agreement follows closely guarded trilogue negotiations between the European Commission, the...
The European Banking Authority has released its final guidelines on the security of internet payments. In this article, Arno Voerman of Dutch law firm Van Doorne provides details on the minimum...
The EBA released its opinion on lending-based crowdfunding in February 2015; the document which is addressed to the European Commission, the European Parliament and the EU Council identified a...
On October 20, 2014, the EBA released a consultation paper on "the implementation of draft EBA Guidelines on the security of internet payments prior to the transposition of the revised Payment...
The EBA released its opinion on virtual currencies in July 2014. What is considered and the opinion can be found here. 
Two major European finance regulators have announced a tie-up to boost security around retail payments, despite experts warning that increasingly detailed red tape is confusing businesses.
A community too fervent to give ground and a banking system overly sheltered by governments are the main threats to widespread crypto-currency acceptance, financial experts have claimed.Commercial...
It has been hailed as the most significant event in the regulation of crypto-currency, but experts believe the European Banking Authority’s (EBA) hardline call for financial institutions to avoid...
Europe's top banking regulator has told financial institutions to avoid "buying, selling, holding or storing" crypto-currencies until regulation is handed down, and has published a list of 70 risks...
Europe’s banking regulator has given further indication it regards Bitcoin as a serious risk to society as it prepares to publish a review of crypto-currencies.

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