Category Archives: PSD2

Dear CEO Letter for Fintech Firms – APIs and EMIs

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On the 4th July 2019: #FCA issues Dear CEO Letter to #EMoney & #PaymentServices firms on ‘Safeguarding arrangements of non-bank payment service providers’ and provide a #compliance report. The FCA report states that; The significant shortcomings we identified in firms’ safeguarding arrangements included: • poor understanding of which funds are relevant and should be segregated; […]

Fresh FCA propositions on functional and also safety and security threat monitoring by Payment Services Providers (PSPs).

Having claimed that, it does subject a brand-new and and also essential responsibility PSPs to report to the FCA on an annual yearly, and as well as give updated upgraded threat evaluation the operational functional as well as safety dangers connecting the payment settlement solutions give. When contracting out features associated to the repayment solutions […]

KYC and AML – Suitable for all firms with AML responsibilities

The UK is among the world’s largest and most open economies, whose strength is based on extensive and productive relationships around the world. Government Ministers have the responsibility for national security and financial services, so they want the UK to continue to be a desirable country for legitimate business and a leading global financial centre. But they also recognise that the UK’s openness and standing as a global financial centre exposes it to the risk of illicit financial flows.

PSD2 Regulatory Technical Standards – A Practical Guide

PSD2 Regulatory Technical Standards – A Practical Guide & Workshop A ½ Day Course The PSD2 Requirements for SCA from September 2019 onwards   What Makes This Course Different? We have been delivering training for over 20 years and this is one of our core competencies. We believe we are experts on this topic and […]

Fresh FCA proposals on operational and security risk management by Payment Services Providers (PSPs)

In March 2018, the FCA released its consultation paper (CP18/6) on its proposed approach to the execution of the European Banking Authority’s (EBAs) final guidelines on security precautions for operational and security risks of payments services under PSD2. The Latest Approach document, Version 2, was released 19th December 2018 https://www.fca.org.uk/publication/finalised-guidance/fca-approach-to-payment-services-electronic-money-2017.pdf.  Altogether, the documents do not […]

Fresh FCA proposals on operational and security risk management by Payment Services Providers (PSPs)

  During March 2018, the FCA issued its consultation paper (CP18/6) on its proposed approach to the application of the European Banking Authority’s (EBAs) final guidelines on security procedures for operational and security risks of payments services under PSD2. The Latest Approach document, Version 2, was released 19th December 2018 https://www.fca.org.uk/publication/finalised-guidance/fca-approach-to-payment-services-electronic-money-2017.pdf.  Generally, the documents do […]

Updated FCA proposals on operational and security risk management by Payment Services Providers (PSPs)

During March 2018, the FCA released its consultation paper (CP18/6) on its proposed approach to the application of the European Banking Authority’s (EBAs) final guidelines on security strategies for operational and security risks of payments services under PSD2.