The monthly law journal covering legal issues in banking, e-finance, e-money and online payments including, mobile payments (m-payments), micropayments, pre-paid cards and other payment cards, online banking, NFC (near field communication) and other contactless payments, digital currencies such as Bitcoin, mobile wallets and virtual money, e-invoicing, e-billing and e-payments, card fraud and other cybercrime, as well as regulatory regimes such as the E-Money Directive (EMD and 2EMD), the Payment Services Directive (PSD), SEPA, the US Electronic Money Regulations 2011, and the UK Bribery Act 2010. / read more
November's issue of E-Finance & Payments Law & Policy
The latest issue of E-Finance & Payments Law & Policy features a plethora of articles analysing the latest developments surrounding global payments law. We feature news on the UK Payment Systems Regulator's new Consultation Paper - A new regulatory system for payment systems in the UK - in which the new regulator sets out how it proposes to regulate the industry, and the move by the Competition and Markets Authority to launch a full scale investigation into UK current accounts.
Highlights of the issue include a in-depth article on the designation of payment systems in the UK by Al Mangan of Addleshaw Goddard and a closer look at the European Banking Authority's consultation on the security of internet payments.
Further afield Erin Fonte, Editorial Board Member and Head of the Payments and Digital Commerce practice at Cox Smith, discusses the US federal government's move to mandate the adoption of PIN-based EMV technology and Gabriela Kennedy of Mayer Brown provides a breakdown of Hong Kong's proposed new regulatory regime for payments following a consultation held in 2013.
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