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Insight

06 December 16

Get ready for the first SCT Inst transactions!

The SCT Inst scheme: a world-premiere in a region as large as SEPA Around the world, ‘instant’, ‘real-time’, and ‘faster’ payments are among the hottest payment topics. Many countries, including some in Europe, have already successfully launched instant payment solutions. However, currently these...

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News

30 November 16

The SEPA Instant Credit Transfer Scheme Rulebook is Published!

Today is a major milestone for European payments: the EPC publishes the first rulebook of the SEPA Instant Credit Transfer (SCT Inst) scheme. It will allow the transfer of initially up to 15,000 euro per single transaction in less than ten seconds, any time and any day, and in an international area that...

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Insight

06 June 16

Shape the future of instant payments in Europe!

The public consultation on the SEPA Instant Credit Transfer (SCT Inst) scheme is currently running and will end on 10 July 2016. This scheme will be a turning point for making pan-European instant credit transfers in euro a reality. Once this scheme enters into effect, in November 2017, Payment...

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Insight

02 December 16

Payment solutions in innovative Estonia

The views expressed in this article are solely those of the author and should not be attributed to the European Payments Council. Estonia has gained recognition as a hub for e-services and start-ups. A small country, with a preference for bank cards and online banking, which is following its own...

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