Request to Pay: Unpacked

Northey Point Limited
Welcome to Request To Pay Unpacked, by Mike Chambers at Answer Pay - helping you get to grips with the UK’s new service that delivers secure bill payments into a banking app
Created 14 Nov 2020
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    22 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Unpacking Request to Pay Back in November 2020 I launched the Request To Pay Unpacked newsletter to explore the adoption of Request to Pay in the UK. This newsletter launch was quickly followed by bec...
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    14 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    Without question, Open Banking has escalated the pace of digital disruption of the banking industry. Banks who have invested vast sums of money over many years into critical infrastructure are now man...
  • Simpler, safer and more empowering
    08 Oct 2021 • 1 min read
    Interested in Request to Pay but want to find out a little bit more? In this newsletter we focus on four articles that help unpack Request to Pay. Pay by Link or Request to Pay? Peter Cornforth, Answe...
  • Request to Pay......
    02 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    How would you describe Request to Pay? Request to Pay in 50 words….. How would you describe the UK’s Request to Pay payment overlay service in just 50 words? Read, subscribe and share Request to Pay: ...
  • Request to Pay: a key addition to modern-era digital payments?
    17 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    In this week’s edition of Request To Pay Unpacked we are pleased to feature a guest blog by Lee McNabb, Head of Strategy and Research, Payments at Nat West. Direct Debits were created in 1964 to make ...
  • How Request to Pay is empowering payer decisions
    11 Sep 2021 • 4 min read
    Your life on mobile Before exiting the house, most of us today reach of our wallet, keys, and mobile phone. Strange to think there was life without mobile phones in the 1980’s. Stranger still, that Br...
  • Happy St. Lubbock's Day
    30 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    Teaching a poodle to read Bank Holidays in the UK were introduced in 1871 by banker and politician John Lubbock, the first Baron of Avebury. As well as his banking and political activities Sir John wa...
  • How Request to Pay safeguards the UK’s 24 million financially vulnerable
    26 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    In an era of individualism and empowerment, how is the payments industry responding to the needs of vulnerable households? This article explores how Request to Pay balances biller priorities with cons...
  • Request to Pay VS Open Banking
    20 Aug 2021 • 4 min read
    In response to a recent LinkedIn post by Mike Chambers at Answer Pay Chris Higham made an interesting observation: Would be really interesting to do a compare and contrast of RTP Vs open banking power...
  • Changing the landscape
    13 Aug 2021 • 4 min read
    Software is eating the world Arguably, the biggest change to our daily lives in our lifetime has been the proliferation of mobile telephony and the always-on socio-digital culture. Mobile phones have ...
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