Introducing Stories

With launch of our new website, we’ve taken the opportunity to move our digital content from CONNECT to a dedicated space here at

Just as before, we’ll continue to feature payments news and insights from across our organisation. But in addition to the headlines, our new Stories platform will feature expertly curated content in a variety of creative mediums.


The frictionless future of payments

In 2019, we embarked on a project to explore the future of payments and financial services. Join us as we explore the key themes that will define the payments landscape in 10 to 15 years' time.

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editor's pick

Our favourite stories
from across our business


Carefully curated content on
the biggest trends in our industry


How can UK organisations leverage the opportunity to drive a frictionless future of payments?

The latest in our biennial research into UK attitudes and behaviours to payments explores the rise of digital-only banks and the advent of Open Banking.


Spread all around the world, and in many different life stages, are the underbanked and financially excluded.

These are the individuals and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that usually cannot count on the traditional financial industry to fulfill their financial needs and are forced to rely on informal networks.



Stories, podcasts and videos