Press release
18 Apr 2018

Faster Payments has today (Wednesday 18 April 2018) welcomed TransferWise as the first ever non-bank payment service provider (PSP) to directly connect and settle with its 24/7 real-time payment infrastructure.

Press release
11 Apr 2018

Breaking down the language barriers between payment messages to develop fully interoperable payments systems is no small undertaking and requires ISO20022, says Mike Banyard, Head of Development. 

Press release
20 Mar 2018

Ebury becomes Faster Payments’ first Directly Connected Non-Settling Participant

Faster Payments has today (20 March 2018) welcomed the first ever non-bank to directly connect to its 24/7 real-time payment infrastructure under the Scheme’s new and simplified Directly Connected Non-Settling Participant (DCNSP) sponsorship model.

Press release
25 Oct 2017

With the SEPA Inst scheme for instant euro credit transfers due to go live from 21 November, the European Payments Council interviewed Craig Tillotson, Chief Executive of Faster Payments, to see wh

Press release
06 Oct 2017
  • Expression of Interest phase: the first of a three phase competition to renew and manage the Faster Payments infrastructure for up to 10 years.
Press release
22 Sep 2017

This pamphlet has been developed collaboratively by the UK Interbank Payment System Operators – Bacs Payment Schemes Limited (Bacs), CHAPS, the Cheque and Credit Clearing Company, Faster Payments and LINK.

Press release
14 Sep 2017

The Faster Payments Standards Library has today announces significant enhancements to its service.

01 Aug 2017

The Faster Payments Scheme has taken an important step forward to making multi-million pound payments possible in the future.