Facebook crypto plans turn up heat on EU banks over real-time payments

By on
Facebook crypto plans turn up heat on EU banks over real-time payments

Euro zone could have instant payments system shared by all banks by the end of 2020.

The euro zone could have an instant payments system shared by all banks in the bloc by the end of 2020, finance industry officials said, as lenders face more competition from the likes of Facebook and other tech firms. Real-time payments have been possible in the 19-country currency bloc since ...

Hi! You've reached one of our premium articles. This is available exclusively to subscribers.

It's free to register, and only takes a few minutes.

Once you sign up you'll have unlimited access to the full catalogue of Australia's best business IT content, as well as a daily news bulletin delivered straight to your inbox.

Register now
Got a news tip for our journalists? Share it with us anonymously here.
Tags:

Most Read Articles

Log In

Email:
Password:
  |  Forgot your password?