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We are a blue-chip specialist consultancy in international banking, focusing on matters related to the core domain of Payments and Cash Management. That leads to market change aspects such as the Euro, how to implement a change of currency, Single Euro Payments Area, and new services such as Bank Payment Obligation, and SWIFT for Corporates.

It also leads into the regulatory domain and measures such as Payment Services Directive, Anti-Money Laundering Directives, and regulations around cards, mobile, eMoney and mandatory information in funds transfers.

At Lyddon Consulting you will find find both methodologies and training packages to meet your needs and support your change programmes.

Our response to the PSR consultation on their Contingent Reimbursement Model draft code, aimed at Authorised Push Payments Fraud

November 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Our response to the PSR consultation on their Contingent Reimbursement Model draft code, aimed at Authorised Push Payments Fraud

We have sent a response to the Payment Systems Regulator on their consultation regarding the Contingent Reimbursement Model draft code.

This is about reimbursing victims of Authorised Push Payments Fraud – or not.

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Presentation to Vendorcom Special Interest Group on Faster Payments about Authorised Push Payments Fraud

November 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Presentation to Vendorcom Special Interest Group on Faster Payments about Authorised Push Payments Fraud

We made a presentation on 8th November to Vendorcom’s Special Interest Group on Faster Payments about the vulnerability that fraudsters exploit in the Faster Payments system which enables Authorised Push Payments Fraud, and how none […]

Presentation to London Association of Foreign Banks Operations conference on Payment Services Directive 2

November 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Presentation to London Association of Foreign Banks Operations conference on Payment Services Directive 2

We made a presentation on 8th November 2018 to the Operations conference of the London Association of Foreign Banks on PSD2, focusing on:

Conduct-of-Business rules
eBanking security, the EBA Regulatory Technical Standards, the interconnection with […]

What we learned about Pay.uk’s Confirmation of Payee service

October 30th, 2018|Comments Off on What we learned about Pay.uk’s Confirmation of Payee service

On 18th October 2018 Pay.uk – the re-branded New Payment System Operator – held a launch event and distributed brochures about their new service called Confirmation of Payee, or CoP. We have previously labelled Pay.uk’s […]

Loss of Hain Marbles an affront to freedom-loving peoples

October 26th, 2018|Comments Off on Loss of Hain Marbles an affront to freedom-loving peoples

The nauseating spectacle in the right-wing British media of the loss of the Hain Marbles in the House of Lords will have sickened freedom-loving peoples everywhere.

Since being expropriated from its native South Africa in the […]

What we learned about the UK’s New Payments Architecture

October 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on What we learned about the UK’s New Payments Architecture

On 18th October 2018 Pay.uk – the re-branded New Payment System Operator – held a launch event and distributed brochures about their procurement process for a strategic partner with whom to develop the New Payments […]

Bank of England – roadblock to opening up UK payments

October 21st, 2018|Comments Off on Bank of England – roadblock to opening up UK payments

We learned on Thursday 18th October 2018, at the launch event of Pay.uk, that any renewal of the UK’s retail payments infrastructure will have […]

Pay.uk – our new “zaibatsu”

October 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Pay.uk – our new “zaibatsu”

New Payment System Operator Ltd (“NPSO”) has just changed its name to Pay.uk Ltd, a shatteringly unoriginal name and unfortunate in that NPSO was meant to signal a clean […]

Lyddon Consulting submissions to the Treasury Select Commitee on “Confirmation of Payee” and APP Fraud

October 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Lyddon Consulting submissions to the Treasury Select Commitee on “Confirmation of Payee” and APP Fraud

Based on research we carried out for Project Carlton and communications via our constituency MP, we made a submission on NPSO’s proposed “Confirmation of Payee” service and on Authorised Push Payment Fraud, and into the […]