Recent Publications

08/2020 The Impact of Brexit on European Open Banking

09/2020 September Newsletter

04/2020 Press Release: OBE publishes draft Open Banking API Signature Standard (JWS Profile)

Press Releases

30/04/2020 - Press Release: OBE publishes draft Open Banking API Signature Standard (JWS Profile)

06/02/2020 - Press release: Open Banking Europe launched a TPP Authorisation Number Lookup tool

06/11/2019 - Press Release: OBE to launch PSD2 Transparency Directory

20/09/2019 - Press release: PRETA’s Open Banking Europe launches QTSP Engagement Group

10/09/2019 - Press release : SOCIETE GENERALE chooses Open Banking Europe Directory to verify TPPs’ identity and regulatory access rights

PRETA announced today that SOCIETE GENERALE has joined the growing community of over 300 financial institutions relying on PRETA Open Banking Europe (OBE) Directory to support on the PSD2 access-to-account compliance processes

30/07/2019 - Press release: More than 300 banks across Europe use PRETA’s Open Banking Europe Directory to facilitate PSD2-compliant access to account and payment processing

As the PSD2 deadline draws closer, the single, standardised Directory developed by PRETA represents a reference point for ASPSPs and TPPs access to account.

2/04/2019 - Press release: PRETA opens onboarding for Open Banking Europe directory

PRETA goes live with the pan-European Open Banking Europe directory to support PSD2 compliance

2/10/2018 - Press release : Over 40 leading financial industry players support PRETA’s pan-European PSD2 access directory

PRETA announced today that over 40 major European financial institutions and service providers have signed up to fund and complete PRETA’s pan-European PSD2 access directory.

8/06/2018 - Press release : PRETA launches the next phase to complete the Open Banking Europe PSD2 Directory

Following the work started in 2017 to prototype and start developing a directory for open banking services, PRETA announced today the launch of phase 2 of its Open Banking Europe (OBE) directory project.

19/03/2018 - Press release : 30 participants signed up to Open Banking Europe

PRETA announced today that 30 financial institutions and industry service providers have joined Open Banking Europe, an initiative launched by PRETA in June 2017 to respond to market needs for a centralised PSD2 directory.

16/06/2017 - Press release : PRETA launches project to build PSD2 directory

Following a stakeholder consultation started in 2016 to determine industry requirements, PRETA commits to providing a compliance-driven directory solution to support market actors in meeting PSD2 access-to-account provisions.

LinkedIn Articles

202008 The Impact of Brexit on European Open Banking

201912 PSD2 APIs and Payload Signing - Towards a European Security Profile

201908 EBA publication of NCA abbreviations for inclusion in eIDAS certificates for PSD2

201907 How many TPPs in Europe?

201907 PSD2: To delay or not to delay? That is the question.

201811 PSD2 Access to Account. Are we nearly there yet?!

201804 PSD2 XS2A: Granting Access, Certificates and Registers

201801 PSD2 and Open Banking Europe: Navigating Into 2018

201710 Update on PSD2 - Introducing Open Banking Europe

201704 PSD2 XS2A State of Play

201605 What are Open, Interoperable API’s for PSD2?


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