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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.

Community
01 Aug 2017

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

Press release
19 Jul 2017

“Demand for access to the UK’s main payment systems (Bacs, CHAPS, the Cheque and Credit Clearing Company, Faster Payments and LINK) has never been greater. Much progress has already been made in terms of improving communication and simplifying the ease of access for new participants.

Press release
12 Jul 2017

Faster Payments Scheme Limited (FPSL) is pleased to confirm that, with regard to the proposal to merge FPSL, Bacs and the Image Clearing System to form a single, new, retail payment system operator as recommended by the Payments Strategy Forum (PSF), the Competition and Markets Authority has decided not to refer the merger to a Phase 2 investigation.

Press release
21 Jun 2017

Faster Payments, the UK’s 24/7 real-time payment service, has launched a new Trust Service that will potentially cut the cost for challenger banks and others of obtaining the services that are essential to securely access the UK’s payments systems.