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Payments News Digest 24 June 2022

Regulation looms as pressures grow on BNPL pioneers From London this week came details of much-anticipated proposals to tackle the pay-later loans business. If the plans are enacted by the British parliament as expected, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) will only permit Buy now, pay later loans from lenders it has approved. Any advertising encouraging and incentivising pay-later loans will be more closely scrutinised, while the lenders themselves will be mandated to undertake affordability checks and avoid the kind of stacked-loan scenarios that have become a source of anxiety in Britain as the cost-of-living crisis there intensifies. Consumer advocates are warning that the typical legislative... Read more >

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Apple BNPL | Klarna Card | Cloud Inspections

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Canadian 2Q22 | FedNow | Crypto

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Mastercard biometrics | Meta Pay | BNPL regs

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Visa Ready BNPL | Chase UK | Citi Sepa

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US Open Banking | EU v Apple | Ireland

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1Q22 | IXB pilot | India/Brazil

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Cards rise | US loans | UPI/UAE

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ZuckBucks | European tech | Request to Pay

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UK cr cards | Renter rewards | Apple breakout

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News: 25 March 2022

EPI stalls | Cross-border CBDCs | Apple's UK move

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News: 18 March 2022

Rates rise | Russia sanctions | Metaverse

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News: 11 March 2022

UnionPay/Russia | Payit | Local Crypto

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News: 4 March 2022

Russia sanctions | US banking | BNPL

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News: 25 February 2022

Worldline | Remittance fees | Barclays

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News: 18 February 2022

Pay-by-bank | EU payments | BNPL

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News: 11 February 2022

US balances | Amex Checking | Adyen

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News: 4 February 2022

US issuance | PayPal/Revolut | E-Rupee

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News: 28 January 2022

4Q21 results | Cards scrutiny | Digital Dollar

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News: 21 January 2022

Visa v Amazon | 4Q21 | Tech Payments

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News: 14 January 2022

BofA fees cut | Citi/Mexico | N26/Revolut

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BNPL | Chuck | Digital Yuan

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Fraud | Chase Europe | RuPay