Insights

  • 2 November 2019

    Into the home straight conference wise! Sibos is by far my busiest week of the year, although with all the prep beforehand, and the follow-ups a…

  • 30 October 2019

    The last of the major shows this spring was EBADay, a two day event, held this year in Stockholm. EBADay is one of my favourite events – it has…

  • 25 October 2019

    The best laid plans! The plan to write an update of the events we covered in the spring travels season was quickly undone by the preparations fo…

  • 12 April 2019

    Celent recognizes PNC (USA) as the winner of the Model Bank 2019 Corporate Payments Transformation Award for their initiative Future Proofing Pa…

  • 28 March 2019

    There has been a lot of discussion in the news recently around cash, and most notably,the recent UK independent report “Access to Cash Review”(h…

  • 5 March 2019

    Last week, Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis of the European Commission (EC) made a speech at a relatively small Fintech conference. What he sai…

  • 19 February 2019

    Payments, once perceived by many outside the space as a dull utility where regulators allowed “benevolent monopolies” to exist, has now trul…

  • 23 July 2018

    Gareth Lodge is a Senior Analyst at Celent with a focus on corporate payments. When's he's not providing leading expertise on things like payme…