The 4 Biggest Payment Trends in 2019

1 : Big Tech’s emergence As the payments universe expands, customer experience is becoming the prime competitive differentiator. For years, the established banks have had a monopoly on payments and the payment data of consumers. With the current developments regarding PSD2/Open Banking, payment data is now available (only when given permission) to a range of

4 Key Aspects For Building And Maintaining Relationships in 2019

Build it and they will come. Possibly the most important skill for any business person is the ability to establish and manage relationships. At PaymentGenes we are encouraged to see ourselves as individual entrepreneurs within the organization, constantly building and growing our professional networks with strong relationships. This is essential to providing the level of

Open Banking & The Consumer. What you need to know.

Open Banking & The Consumer. What you need to know. Since the introduction of PSD2 and Open Banking, a lot has been said about the repercussions for banks or other financial institutions. The increased competition, the accountability and the overall transformation that would need to occur in the industry were often the themes most commented

2019 | How to deal with setbacks

How to deal with setbacks As a business that provides human resource solutions, we speak with many people on a personal level. In doing so, we hear all of your stories, experiences and thoughts on a variety of topics. One of the topics that we often encounter is setbacks and how to deal with them

2019 | Most Important Trends In The FinTech Industry

The current condition of the industry When it comes to exciting industries, FinTech is about as good as it gets. The constant shift of consumer needs is the main driver of innovation within this rapidly evolving industry. 2018 was a remarkable year for FinTech companies, with a record-breaking $39.57 billion in venture capital being raised.

6 crucial tips to thrive in your next job interview.

Blog: 5 (+1) crucial steps to thrive in a job interview! Do you want to excel the next time you have a job interview? Focusing on to the next few tips will increase the probability of getting hired for your dream job! 1:  Research the Company where you will be having your interview. To be

5 Essential Tips For Your LinkedIn Profile

5 Things that every recruiter looks at on your LinkedIn profile! First of all as a recruiter, before I even come across your profile on LinkedIn, you will first have to appear in my search according to the LinkedIn parameters. In a way, it is comparable to Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), but for your personal

Knowledge Base – Payments Terminology

Blog: Payments Terminology As the payment industry becomes more widely acknowledged, the number of questions that arise about payments-related terms also naturally increase. In this blog, we will explain some of the most common jargon that is associated with payments. The topics that we will focus on include: “What is an E-wallet?”, “Omnichannel”, “Chargeback”, “Anti-Money

Are sales and marketing mutually exclusive?

In a great deal of businesses nowadays, sales and marketing are seen as two different departments, consisting of vastly different sets of people. This occurs to such an extent that there is an abundance of stereotypes that come to mind when one thinks about a salesperson or a marketing professional. The classical salesman is perceived as

Changing Core Values: Unimaginable or Necessary?

by Jorrit Wijtsma In the ever-changing world of Payments and FinTech where mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, and partnerships have become an everyday business, how do you stay true to your beliefs, company traditions, and not lose track your core values? Is it even necessary to blindly adhere to your heritage to grow your business? Many