Getting to grips with the UK’s retail payments landscape can seem a complex and daunting task.

The Payments:Unpacked newsletter from Mike Chambers at Northey Point explores a wide range of the UK’s payment news including: Open Banking, Request to Pay, Direct Debit, Confirmation of Payee, Bacs, CHAPS, Faster Payments, LINK, cash, cards, New Payments Architecture, CBDCs and cheques.

The newsletter also unpacks the eco-system that supports the operation of these systemically important payment systems.

The newsletter is an independent and informed insight into the UK’s payments landscape with exclusive payment insights, hot topic briefings and fundamentals unpacked. 

The free weekly newsletter provides a curated update on the UK’s payments landscape.

The premium newsletter option provides: 

  • Quarterly performance analysis of the Current Account Switching Service, 

  • Monthly round up of the UK’s retail payment habits,

  • Fortnightly briefing of payment related developments at Pay.UK, the Payments System Regulator, the Bank of England, the Open Banking Implementation Entity (OBIE), the Financial Conduct Authority and HM Treasury, 

  • Weekly analysis of the UK’s ATM cash withdrawals,

  • Plus: Exclusive payment insights, hot topic briefings and fundamentals unpacked.

The premium newsletter option is currently just £5 a month or £50 per annum and comes with a 100% refund guarantee if you are not happy with the subscription version of the newsletter.

To find out more about Mike Chambers and Northey Point visit our website.