Real-time payments

'Enough with the scare tactics': Comments of the week

10/31/19

Readers react to Sen. Warren's plan to weed out Washington corruption, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's testimony before Congress, restricting the Federal Reserve's proposed real-time payments system and more.

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15 community banks join The Clearing House’s real-time payments network

10/29/19

Many small banks remain skeptical of the payments network because it is owned and operated by big banks and they are waiting for the Federal Reserve to launch a rival service.

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Fiserv updates online bill pay for banks, plans real-time payments

10/24/19

Leveraging new technology and APIs, Fiserv has rolled out CheckFree Next, a major update of the core CheckFree bill payment technology Fiserv acquired in 2007.

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Payments system and community banks need FedNow

10/23/19

Congress should get behind the Fed's effort to launch a real-time payments service instead of getting in its way.

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U.S. Bank hires real-time payments expert Peter Gordon

10/18/19

U.S. Bank has hired payments veteran Peter Gordon to fill a new post as head of emerging payments product and strategy, tapping his years of experience developing real-time payments technology.

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How BBVA picks its fintech partners

10/07/19

Susan French, head of product at BBVA Open Platform, discussed the bank's vetting of fintech partners and how it deals with the competitive threat that their products present.

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GOP senators skeptical of Fed's faster payments network

09/25/19

One Republican lawmaker went so far as to suggest that Congress should try to block the central bank's effort, but Democrats said FedNow will promote competition in real-time payments.

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Six standout fintechs at Finovate 2019

09/25/19

Here are companies whose strong visions and timely ideas commanded attention at the technology conference in New York this week.

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Cross River makes jump to real-time payments. Will other small banks follow?

09/20/19

Increased adoption of The Clearing House’s faster payments system could put pressure on community banks and credit unions awaiting the launch of the Fed’s competing service, FedNow.

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Real-time payments: Are we halfway there?

09/19/19

The promise of real-time payments and the reality of the market are often at odds. That’s not a bad thing — it’s a sign there are pockets of demand that weren’t originally foreseen.

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