PIF is the not-for-profit industry body representing organisations who are regulated under e-money and payment services legislation and who operate in the high-growth prepaid and fintech sectors.
Prepaid technology underpins a vast range of financial services, from everyday payment accounts and challenger bank accounts to corporate incentive and expense management solutions. Driven by a belief that prepaid delivers a wealth of social and financial benefits to the public and private sectors, PIF was formed with a mission to protect and advance prepaid as a driving force for innovation in financial services.
Open Banking Europe
Open Banking Europe (OBE) is a PRETA initiative launched in June 2017 with the aim of fostering innovation, competition and efficiency to increase consumer choice and enhance security for online payments in the EU.
Open Banking Europe brings market players together to turn regulatory requirements into operational reality. To this end, OBE is working on providing the industry with PSD2 directory services.