In financial industry, there’s hardly any topic that is being discussed more controversially than the PSD2, the "Payment Services Directive 2" of the EU. The directive entered into force on September 14, after a year and a half of preparation time. The new directive requires all banks in the EU to revise their security concepts and communication interfaces. This confronts institutions with the issue of an opening up of the industry to third-party providers and, in a broader context, the digitization and restructuring of the financial world.
PSD2 is the driving force of the concept of open banking in Europe and it is also shifting paradigms internationally.Weiterlesen