Trending Topics in Payments

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Tuesday, October 22, 2013 – 11 AM ET

Payments is trending! Finding lower cost and more efficient options to make payments remains a priority for every treasury and finance team, making it one of the most popular topics online and at every treasury conference. While there are a variety of payment solutions in the market, determining what is best to meet your organization's needs often requires significant research. In this webinar, payments experts discussed important trends and considerations to help with your payments programs, including:

  • Payment centralization: best practices in collaborating with internal teams
  • The payment factories trend
  • Security & authentication: use of digital signatures
  • The rise of non-banking payment options
  • The best connectivity options for sending payments to banks

Attendees of the full live online session have been approved for 1.2 CTP/CCM recertification credits by the Association of Financial Professionals.



Featured Speakers: 

Bob Stark, VP Strategy - Kyriba Corporation
Bob Stark is responsible for global product strategy and market development at Kyriba. Bob is a 15 year veteran in the treasury technology industry having served in multiple roles at Wall Street Systems, Thomson Reuters, and Selkirk Financial Technologies including product management and strategy. Bob is a regular guest speaker at treasury conferences and an active member of the Association for Financial Professionals.

Simone Bernardelli, Manager, Global Bank Connectivity – Kyriba Corporation
As Kyriba's head of bank connectivity, Simone manages the global team responsible for managing and implementing global bank reporting and payment projects, including direct host to host connections and a variety of SWIFT deployment choices. He previously held a number of technical roles at Kyriba, product management, technical implementations, and product support.  Prior to joining Kyriba in 2005, Simone spent eight years at XRT, splitting time between the company’s European and U.S. offices, where he was an electronic banking, IT, programming and ERP integration consultant.  Simone has a degree in statistics from the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan. He is based in Kyriba’s Rio de Janeiro office.