What Google's E-Money License in EU Means for Banks & FinTechs

January 10, 2019

To continue reading, sign up for MEDICI Inner Circle and get free access for 7 days.
100,000+ FinTech professionals trust MEDICI Inner Circle to stay up to date on the latest in financial services.

PSD2 and the emergence of new business models in Europe

With effect from January 13, 2018, the EU member states have implemented PSD2 in their national regulations, bringing clear guidelines and national laws to the EU countries which mandate banks – based on customer’s consent – to comply with the demand of opening their APIs and customer data for licensed third-party providers (TPPs), which include:

  1. Payment initiation services providers (PISPs): A PISP lets individuals pay companies directly from their bank account rather than using their debit or credit card through a third party such as Visa o ...

Read and learn about topics you are interested in.