Maximising the value of investments in instant payments

Instant payments is no longer the new kid on the block, with over 40 schemes around the world. The question now is how do banks make a return on the investment they’ve…

Creating a platform for high volume payment processing

Discover how Icon Solutions enabled a Tier 1 bank to migrate to new technologies which were capable of executing enormous volumes of payments.

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Why aren’t banks extracting value from payments data?

As traditional financial institutions compete with big tech and fintech players, gaining access to and extracting value from payments data has become paramount. In fact, the Economist recently described data as now the most…

Detecting Fraud in An Imbalanced Payments World

There’s been a lot in the press recently about the benefits Machine Learning offers when it comes to fraud detection. However, there are limitations. In reality, most of the payments transactions made…

Should banks outsource payments?

At a recent webinar hosted by InstaPay on payments transformation, a question was posed to the speakers (from HSBC, Nordea and Icon Solutions); “Given the challenges involved in payments transformation and the…

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UK Faster Payments Build and Support

Learn how Icon refreshed this Tier 1 Bank’s technology, providing robust documentation and a flexible foundation for ongoing change.