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The payments industry is undergoing a significant transformation due to changing consumer behavior, cutting-edge technologies and regulatory changes.

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Open Payment, the future of payment in public transport?

Open Payment, the future of payment in public transport?

Open Payment is a technology aimed at modernizing ticket payment in the world's major cities. This technology allows users to pay at the ticket validator, by credit card. At a time when Ile-de-France Mobilités is announcing the availability of the Navigo Pass on the...

E-commerce and e-payment: the new challenge of strong authentication

E-commerce and e-payment: the new challenge of strong authentication

The way we make payments and transactions has changed a lot. From barter to the invention of money, the ways of doing business have multiplied over time. In 2020, the challenge for payment players around the world is to regulate and secure new types of digital...

CBDC, the central banks are going digital

CBDC, the central banks are going digital

In 2008, the first crypto-currency made its appearance and aimed to provide an alternative independent of the classic banking system, shaken by the financial crisis of that same year. Bitcoin is launched and will be a model for future crypto-currencies, which will...

Become EPI-ready with the Sopra Steria Group

Become EPI-ready with the Sopra Steria Group

As new players join the European Payments Initiative (EPI), all eyes will no doubt be on the collective readiness when the first specifications arrive.  From scoping, economic stakes, positioning, planning, modalities and analysis of macro impacts on IT systems,...