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How Open Payments APIs Transform Software and Product Development
May 12, 2020
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The payments market is a big and growing business. Read More
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Payment Innovation
Compliance
Mitigating Payment Risks During a Crisis and Into the Future
May 8, 2020
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The operational chaos caused by a crisis is creating ripe conditions for fraudsters. Read More
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Technical
Cost-Savings
4 Reasons CFOs are Embracing Open API's
May 5, 2020
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To CFOs, the notion of leveraging “open” technology may seem contradictory. CFOs have a duty to rigorously protect their company’s assets. Hold things close to the vest. But to ensure that their company keeps pace and remains competitive – constantly innovates, creates new services and channels, and addresses new regulations – CFOs must embrace open application program interfaces (APIs), tools that enable software programs to interact with each other. APIs have been around for decades, but the technology has become more sophisticated and more open. While using open APIs might seem counterintuitive to CFOs charged with growing corporate assets, the results of using open APIs to build financial applications are remarkable – faster time-to-market, a better customer experience, streamlined product development and reduced regulatory and fraud risk. The capabilities enabled by open APIs also may allow a business to grow enter new markets and grow its revenues. And open APIs extend the value of pricey legacy systems with modern tools. Overall, studies show that enterprises with advanced approaches for leveraging APIs achieve significantly better business results than enterprises that use APIs in traditional ways. Read More
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Why a Robust Open API Offering is a “Must” When Choosing a Fintech Partner
April 30, 2020
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CFO’s are understanding more and more the importance of implementing digital payments. Read More
General
How-To Guides
Strategies for Paying Suppliers During the COVID-19 Pandemic
April 29, 2020
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Accounts payable operations have been on the verge of digitalizing payments, but could COVID-19 be the straw that broke the camel’s back? At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, organizations dealing in accounts payable operations were split between digital and physical payments. Those who had virtualized portions of their payment process noticed a mild disruption in flow, while those who were solely dependent on physical checks have endured significant strain finding ways to pay their suppliers. Read More
Healthcare
Payment Innovation
Will Faster Payments Spur Healthcare Innovation?
April 22, 2020
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Healthcare is a layered industry with many different actors – the providers, insurers, patients, pharmaceutical and medical equipment manufacturers, and many others. Read More
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Technical
Payment Innovation
How Partnering with a Fintech for Faster Payments Can Better Business Finance
April 17, 2020
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One of the trends CFO’s are taking advantage of is the way faster payments can drastically change the way businesses make and receive payments — this can be a big win for finance. Read More
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Technical
Compliance
How Open APIs Help Payors, Payees Get Down To Business
April 14, 2020
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Technology is changing the way we make & accept payments, and there’s no one better to attest to that fact and the rise of open APIs than our CTO – David Samples. The financial world has been living in the same enclosed systems for several decades, often focused on regulations and routing payments. The focus has always been on “how” to make a payment, and not on the “why” it’s being done. With open APIs, payors and payees do not have to figure out how to link up the technical “plumbing” that enables transactions in the first place. Read More
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Cost-Savings
Payment Innovation
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Why an Omni-Channel Payments Platform is Best for Payroll Disbursement
April 9, 2020
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Payroll technology is one of the most widely-used tools for companies of all sizes. But there’s still some confusion into what payroll tools businesses need. Payroll software is no longer enough. There are other tools that can improve efficiency. An Omni-Channel Payments Platform that can bolster business continuity, reduce costs, and improve employee safety and satisfaction. Read More
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Technical
Payment Innovation
Security in Real-time Payments
April 7, 2020
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One of the biggest questions we get about real-time payments, but that applies to faster payments in general, is what about disaster and fraud? The finality of faster payments is certainly a benefit, but how do you make sure it’s going to the right person or entity? And what about all the hype we’ve heard about Real-time payments attracting fraudsters? Read More
Insurance
Cost-Savings
Platform Features
6 Ways Payment Automation Helps Insurers through the Pandemic
April 2, 2020
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As the world grapples with the unfolding COVID-19 pandemic, insurers are experiencing an urgent need to identify ways to free up cash and maintain their operations, while continuing to deliver an exceptional experience to policyholders. As a result of COVID-19, operations are constrained, workers have been forced to stay home, supply chains are broken, and policyholders are scared. Read More
Healthcare
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How Omni-Channel Payments Help Healthcare Organizations Through the Pandemic
March 31, 2020
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Healthcare organizations are on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More