New EBA publications look into PSD2 and DLT technology driven opportunities for new and enhanced customer propositions

17 October 2017

Both publications are based on in-depth reseach and expertise of the multi-national membership of the EBA working groups on Open Banking and Cryptotechnologies.

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PSD2 Practitioners’ Panel publishes guidance note on the issuing and handling of charge codes by AS-PSPs

04 September 2017

The PSD2 Practitioners’ Panel has published a guidance note on the issuing and handling of charge codes by AS-PSPs as well as of charge requests in the inter-PSP space. The PSD2 Practitioners’ Panel participants endorsing the note have agreed on issuing the guidance based on their shared understanding of the relevant PSD2 provisions and established inter-PSP practices.

PSD2 Panel Guidance Note on Charge Codes

EBA Global Seminar and EBA Winter School 2017 open for registration

06 July 2017

After successfully finishing the EBA Summer School 2017 “Payments: The Open Banking Era”, which was attended by 41 delegates, the EBA now turns its focus to the two upcoming educational events, the EBA Global Seminar on Real-Time Payments and the EBA Winter School on Correspondent Banking. For more information on these events, or to register an interest, please click here .

EBAday 2017 counts more than 1,500 registered participants

28 June 2017

Payments practitioners from Europe and beyond gathered under the headline "The Age of Discovery - towards full payments digitalisation". The flagship event of the Euro Banking Association took place in Dublin from 20th to 21st June 2017. More than 1,500 participants registered for the event, which counted 21 Sponsors and 72 Exhibitors, including 16 Fintech companies who used the opportunity to showcase their work.

New EBA Summer School 2017

04 April 2017

The EBA is organising a Summer School on "Payments: The Open Banking Era" in Sophia Antipolis, France, from 4th to 6th July 2017.

SMART issues updated overview table on local practices and products in post-migration SEPA

22 December 2016

SMART has published an updated version of the overview table on local practices, products and requirements in post-migration SEPA.

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EBA to continue organising educational events in 2017

12 December 2016

Due to the success of the 2016 EBA Summer and Winter Schools, which attracted 52 and 44 delegates, respectively, the EBA plans to organise further educational events in 2017.

Open Forum on Pan-European Instant Payments slides available for download

16 November 2016

The presentation slides shown at the Open Forum on Pan-European Instant Payments on 15th November are now available for download.

Presentation slides

EBA publishes “PSD2 impact areas, practical issues and open questions”

26 September 2016

The key topics for account-servicing PSPs as identified by an EBA membership survey are now available for download.

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The Euro Banking Association launches an open forum on Open Banking

26 September 2016

The Board of the Euro Banking Association (EBA) has decided to initiate an open forum for banks, Fintechs and other stakeholders to exchange their views and experiences on the various issues related to implementing PSD2 and creating an Open Banking environment.

Press Release: The Euro Banking Association launches an open forum on Open Banking

Euro Banking Association confirms focus on open banking and regulatory changeover topics at Annual Ordinary General Meeting

07 June 2016

In a European payments landscape that is undergoing large-scale transformation, the Euro Banking Association (EBA) will continue to pursue its Thought Leadership, Knowledge & Research, Industry Dialogue and Networking & Education activities with the objective to support its members and the wider industry in embracing this transformation.

Press Release: Euro Banking Association confirms focus on open banking and regulatory changeover topics at Annual Ordinary General Meeting

Open Forum slides available for download

13 May 2016

The presentation slides shown at the Open Forum on Pan-European Instant Payments on 3rd May are now available for download.

Presentation slides Open Forum 3rd May 2015

Standard Definitions for Techniques of Supply Chain Finance

09 March 2016

The EBA has published Standard Definitions for Techniques of Supply Chain Finance, which have been agreed in a joint initiative of key organisations operating in this field. The document aims to provide a common understanding of terminology, nomenclature and techniques related to supply chain finance.

full press release

FAQ to Standard Definitions for Techniques of Supply Chain Finance

New EBA Summer School 2016

29 February 2016

The EBA is organising an EBA Summer School on " The ABC of Digital Payments Transformation – Everything you always wanted to know about the changing payments landscape" in Sophia Antipolis, France from 5th to 7th July 2016.

Open Forum slides available for download

20 November 2015

The presentation slides shown at the Open Forum on Pan-European Instant Payments, which took place on 17th November 2015, are now available for download.

Presentation slides Open Forum 17th November 2015

Sibos community session slides available for download

22 October 2015

The presentation slides shown at the EBA community session “EBA’s vision for payments in 2020” at Sibos are now available for download.

EBA’s vision for payments in 2020

New EBA Liquidity Management Seminar 2015

17 August 2015

The EBA is organising a seminar on "Managing Intra-Day Liquidity and Liquidity Risk" in Frankfurt, Germany, on 2nd and 3rd November 2015.

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SMART issues overview tables on niche products and non-euro EEA country migration

14 July 2015

SMART has published overview tables on the implications related to the phasing out of niche products as well as with regard to the SEPA migration end-date for non-euro EEA countries.

AGM presentation slides available for download

15 May 2015

EBA Member Representatives can access the presentation slides shown at the Annual General Meeting by clicking here.

EBAday 2015 consolidates its position as the leading payments conference in Europe

13 May 2015

Almost 900 delegates attended EBAday “Payments 2020 – From Vision to Action” in Amsterdam. Over 70 speakers shared their views on the current state of payments with the audience, alongside a sold-out exhibition floor. For further information, and to download the slides shown during the event, please visit www.ebaday.eu.

Euro Banking Association provides insights into highly topical issues impacting today’s and tomorrow’s electronic payments landscape

12 May 2015

An opinion paper on the Digital Customer Services Interface (DCSI) and an information paper on cryptotechnologies have been issued by the EBA’s Working Group on Electronic Alternative Payments.

Press release: Euro Banking Association provides insights into highly topical issues impacting today’s and tomorrow’s electronic payments landscape

Cryptotechnologies, a major IT innovation and catalyst for change

Opinion Paper on exploring the Digital Customer Services Interface

New EBA Summer School 2015

24 March 2015

The EBA is organising a Summer School on "Payments – What is the real-time imperative?" in Sophia Antipolis, France, from 7th to 9th July 2015.

EBA Summer School brochure

EBA launches Open Forum on pan-European Instant Payments

06 March 2015

The EBA is launching an Open Forum on pan-European Instant Payments where practitioners from member institutions as well as other stakeholders have the opportunity to exchange views and experiences in relation to the development and delivery of instant payment services in euro at a pan-European level.

SMART publishes overview "Local practices, products and requirements in post-migration SEPA"

25 February 2015

The SEPA Migration Action Round Table (SMART) has published an overview of the country-specific particularities that create local flavours in the customers’ payment experience and may represent obstacles affecting the seamless exchange of euro retail credit transfers and direct debits from a single payment account with counterparties across Europe.

SMART: Local practices, products and requirements in post-migration SEPA

EPC publishes new versions of SDD Rulebooks

09 February 2015

The European Payments Council (EPC) published the SEPA Direct Debit (SDD) Core Rulebook version 9.0 and SDD Business to Business Rulebook version 7.0 taking effect in November 2016

Appointment of new EBA Board Members

28 January 2015

The Board of the Euro Banking Association (EBA) appointed Henrik Bergman (SEB), Frank Hubloue (Belfius Bank) and Jürgen Wendt (DZ BANK) as new Board members.

New EBA Winter School in 2015

27 November 2014

The EBA is organising a Winter School "Anticipating the Changing Needs of Corporate Customers" in Wolfsberg, Switzerland, from 17th to 19th February 2015.

EBA Winter School 2015 Brochure

Updated SMART's BIC validation note now also covers SDDs

08 September 2014

The SEPA Migration Action Round Table (SMART) has published an updated version of the BIC validation note which now also covers SDDs. SMART recommends receiving banks not to validate the BIC of the sending bank against any external directory when a SCT or SDD is received through a SEPA CSM.

New EBA Liquidity Management Seminar

08 July 2014

The EBA is organising a Liquidity Seminar "Managing Intra-Day Liquidity and Liquidity Risk" in Wiesbaden, Germany, on 14th and 15th October 2014.

Best-attended EBAday ever

12 June 2014

With almost 800 registrations, EBAday 2014 in Helsinki broke an attendance record.

SEPA Migration Action Round Table to continue work

11 June 2014

The SEPA Migration Action Round Table (SMART) continues its work on clarifying, fine-tuning and, where necessary, defining interbank practices with a view to ensuring a smooth completion of SEPA migration across Europe.

EBA publishes analyses on Supply Chain Finance topics and alternative electronic payments

11 June 2014

The Euro Banking Association (EBA) published today recent results of its research and analysis work on Supply Chain Finance topics and alternative electronic payments. An updated SCF market guide as well as opinion papers on digital identity and user requirements for next generation electronic payments have been issued for EBAday.

To read the press release issued today, please click here

Rise in EBAday registrations

28 May 2014

More than 700 delegates have already registered for the upcoming EBAday conference and exhibition (10-11 June 2014). The EBA expects over 800 delegates to attend the event.

EBA collaborates with International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Banking Commission on SCF terminology

02 May 2014

Five leading business associations, including the Euro Banking Association, have joined forces with the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Banking Commission to undertake a major project to harmonise market terminology for global supply chain finance products and services.

EU publishes final text of Regulation (EU) No 248/2014

21 March 2014

The final text of “Regulation (EU) No 248/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26th February 2014 amending Regulation (EU) No 260/2012 concerning the migration to Union-wide credit transfers and direct debits” has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union.

Latest version of the SMART overview table on SEPA transition period arrangements

27 February 2014

The latest version of the SMART overview table on SEPA transition period arrangements across the Eurozone can be found in the SMART section. A repository of official statements and documents issued by the different communities can be found here, with translations available to EBA members and SMART participants.

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