October 27, 2017
"Banks must actively embrace the move to open APIs in order to secure their role and position in the new ecosystem of financial services and payments. Achieving this will require banks to develop a clear vision of their future, and reinvent themselves as technology businesses to turn that vision into reality.
Open APIs are rapidly emerging as a vital cornerstone of the future of banking and payments services. Banks must move now to build them into their business – or face playing catch-up in the years to come." – Hugh Cumming (CTO, D+H) & Vinay Prabhakar (Group Leader of Payments, Product Marketing, D+H)
Mastercard opened up access to its blockchain technology via its API published on Mastercard Developers