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Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions

EU Payments Integration

The Tale of SEPA, PSD and Other Milestones Along the Road

Authors: Wandhöfer, Ruth

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About this book

An inside view of the forces which shaped SEPA and the PSD written from the unique perspective of someone closely involved throughout the process. It uncovers the strategic, legal and practical implications of the full harmonization agenda and provides an assessment of where these initiatives stand today, including key lessons learned.

About the authors

RUTH WANDHÖFER is well known in the payments industry for her in-depth knowledge of the regulatory, market and competitive landscape in Europe and in particular as one of the foremost authorities on SEPA and the PSD. She is responsible for Market Policy and Strategy within the EMEA Global Transaction Services business of Citi and holds a number of senior external positions in the industry.

Reviews

'I very much welcome this timely and informative contribution to the debate on the integration of the Euro payments market.' Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell, Member of the European Central Bank's Executive Board

'We are at a critical point in the evolution of the European payments landscape. This book comes at the right time to address the key strategic issues for the payments industry in Europe and in a broader global context.' Gerard Hartsink, Chair of the European Payments Council

'Hugely informative. I would recommend it as an essential read for those outside Europe pursuing their own payment integration initiatives as well as for those of us who are experiencing the EU integration challenge first hand.' Sean Fitzgerald, CEO Sentenial


Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • The Opening Act: The Beginning of the End … or Just the End of the Beginning?

    Wandhöfer, Ruth

    Pages 1-4

  • EU Financial Regulation Explained: ‘The Powers and the Pitfalls’

    Wandhöfer, Ruth

    Pages 5-32

  • SEPA: ‘A New Hope’

    Wandhöfer, Ruth

    Pages 33-76

  • PSD — A Parallel Universe to SEPA: The Odyssey from the First Ideas to the Final Text

    Wandhöfer, Ruth

    Pages 77-117

  • From Publication to Transposition: The Directive Dilemma

    Wandhöfer, Ruth

    Pages 118-141

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Hardcover $130.00
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Softcover $125.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-31839-1
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  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
EU Payments Integration
Book Subtitle
The Tale of SEPA, PSD and Other Milestones Along the Road
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-31399-6
DOI
10.1057/9780230313996
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-24347-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-31839-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 288
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