I’m convinced there’s going to be a re-localisation of payments. Regional, national, local, community, hyper-local? Who knows, but the universal, the international and the general solutions will need to deliver genuine added-value to compete with newcomers that focus.
Our London Unconference, now an annual event held the day before Finovate Europe, was as unpredictable as always, which is why I like it so much. I really didn’t expect technology to feature so heavily, but it did.