Apigee to Host Open Banking & PSD2 Summit in London

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Apigee® (NASDAQ:APIC), developer of an intelligent API platform, has announced the Open Banking & PSD2 Summit 2016 – a one-day event in London dedicated to providing financial institutions with information and guidance on how to embrace the open banking model and comply with the revised Directive on Payment Services (PSD2). The event will take place on Thursday, May 19 at Canary Wharf’s Level39 Technology Accelerator.

Those interested in attending can register for the Apigee Open Banking & PSD2 Summit here.

The Summit will feature sessions from API and financial services experts discussing how banks and other financial institutions can put systems in place to meet PSD2 regulations. Financial institutions including Nationwide, RBS, and MoneySupermarket will discuss methods to prepare for PSD2 compliance to maximise innovation and stay competitive in the sector.

Additional sessions will include a talk from Simon Hamilton, CTO at Nationwide, on how businesses can use open banking regulation as a chance to bring flexibility and transparency to the industry. Jeremy Light, managing director at Accenture Payment Services, will be joined by Javier Santamaria, chairman at the European Payments Council, and Paul Rohan, author of the just-released book, PSD2 in Plain English, to review the current state of open banking and identify how APIs can be used. Additionally, the founder of The Open Bank Project, Simon Redfern, will present on the day.

“PSD2 and open banking compliance is now a pressing issue among financial institutions, and many in the industry are searching for best practices. At the Summit, leading financial services brands will pull back the curtain and share their approaches to gearing up for this initiative,” said Denis Dorval, Apigee vice president of EMEA. “Attendees can expect to come away with a fresh outlook on their payment systems and a better understanding for how they can move forward to address PSD2 today.”

For the latest updates on the event, go to https://pages.apigee.com/Open-Banking-PSD2-Summit-2016-London.html

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The all-day event will be held at Level39 technology accelerator, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5AB (View on Google Maps).

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Apigee® (NASDAQ:APIC) provides an intelligent API platform for digital business. Many of the world's largest organizations select Apigee to enable their digital business, including 30 percent of the Fortune 100, five of the top six Global 2000 retail companies, and five of the top 10 global telecommunications companies. Apigee customers include global enterprises such as Walgreens, Burberry, BBC Worldwide, and Morrisons. Apigee is headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information, go to http://apigee.com.

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