Benjamin is a payments expert specialising in Open Banking and payments innovation. As a self-professed 'payments geek', Benjamin has a deep understanding of the payments landscape and industry trends. Having previously led cross-border Instant Payment initiatives at Swift, Benjamin now works at Trustly where he applies his expertise towards the vision of a consumer experience that balances unrivalled UX and bank-level security.
New rails are now being mandated for instant payments around the world. In fact, in the autumn of 2022, the European Commission published its draft EU law to regulate instant payment (IP) services. The race for instant payments heats up around the world. How will Financial institutions be ready to embrace the new era of payments, which are seamless, interoperable and instant?