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09 January 23

2022 - a year to remember

In the newly published infographic, the EPC reports on how it fulfilled its main objectives in 2022. It has been a busy and rewarding year with several memorable achievements, including: 2313 payment service providers have already joined the SEPA Instant Credit (SCT Inst) scheme: 61% of Europe

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15 December 22

SRTP related API Security Framework

The European Payments Council (EPC) publishes today the SEPA Request-To-Pay (SRTP) related Application Programming Interface (API) security framework which lists the minimum security-related requirements applicable to the SRTP scheme participants using APIs, and whether they rely on the default EPC

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12 December 22

Call for Candidates for the SPL SPG

The SEPA Proxy Lookup Scheme Participants Group (SPL SPG) - the body responsible for the scheme management of the SPL service - will be renewed in 2023. The EPC invites all interested eligible candidates to apply by 31 January 2023. Who can participate? The call is open to all European Payment

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08 December 22

Yearly update of the “Payment Threats and Fraud Trends Report”

Today the European Payments Council (EPC) publishes the yearly update of the “Payment Threat and Fraud Trends Report”. This report contributes to creating awareness on payment threats and fraud trends, and to help payment stakeholders decide on possible actions to prevent fraud. It provides an ov

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30 November 22

Publication of the first SPAA scheme rulebook

Today the European Payments Council (EPC) publishes the first (v1.0) SEPA Payment Account Access (SPAA) scheme rulebook. It consists of a set of rules, practices and standards that will allow the exchange of payment accounts related data and facilitates the initiation of payment transactions in the

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09 September 22

New SRTP participant

Monei, a Spanish payment service provider just joined the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) Request-to-Pay (SRTP) scheme. This is good news for this European Payments Council (EPC) scheme which registered its first participant in April this year. Other applications for participation are in the pipeli

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01 July 22

The EPC updates its members’ list

The EPC now counts among its members one additional organisation: •    Fintecture (based in France) The EPC now represents 77 payment service providers and their associations. Two further organisations have the status of ‘associate member’.  

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