Smart thinking for smart payments professionals

Payments On Fire is the industry’s leading resource center for payments professionals. Here, you’ll find the resources and thought leadership that only Glenbrook’s experienced team can provide. Curated news stories, insightful opinion papers, provocative podcasts, and more – it’s all the thinking you need to stay competitive in a dynamic payments world.

September 25, 2023

Sibos TV: Swift & Visa's Collaboration to Streamline International B2B Payments [Video]


“Swift and Visa have announced a partnership to streamline international business-to-business payments, providing financial institutions and their customers with more choice when sending money across borders, while improving the end-to-end speed and transparency of their transactions. Chris Newkirk, Global Head of New Flows, Commercial and Money Movement Solutions at Visa and Thierry Chilosi, Chief Strategy […]

BigCommerce Revolutionizes the B2B Purchasing Experience with Launch of B2B Edition Invoice Portal


“BigCommerce announced the launch of its new B2B Edition Invoice Portal for large B2B suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and wholesalers to modernize the invoice payment process…The B2B Edition Invoice Portal provides an out-of-the-box invoice payment experience that allows B2B merchants to incorporate invoice payments into a centralized online purchasing workflow.”

September 21, 2023

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August 3, 2023

Payments Views: Fast Payments, Rich Data

Glenbrook Partners, LLC

“FedNow – the Federal Reserve’s new instant payment service – went live earlier this summer, and it could signal big changes ahead for B2B payments. Why? It comes down to data. B2B payments are rife with data challenges.”

July 24, 2023

Mastercard Introduces a Fast, Safe and Cost-Effective Solution for Businesses to Accept Virtual Card Payment


“Today, Mastercard announces the launch of Mastercard Receivables Manager, a new, automated solution that streamlines the way businesses accept and process virtual card payments. The innovation complements Mastercard’s virtual card platform as the company provides choice in payments to players across the ecosystem and accelerates the digitization of B2B transactions across buyers and suppliers.”

July 18, 2023

Nuvei and Plaid Extend Partnership to New Regions and eCommerce Verticals

GlobeNewswire News Room

Nuvei Corporation, the Canadian fintech company, and Plaid, a data network that enables consumers to connect their bank accounts to more than 8,000 apps and services, announce today an extension of their existing global partnership to support a wider range of businesses with accepting bank-based payments for multiple use cases, including recurring payments and payouts, […]

July 17, 2023

B2B: Why the Pain?

Glenbrook Partners, LLC

“What makes B2B transactions so difficult, even as digitization transforms other business processes and areas of the payments world? And what technologies are helping finance teams improve their B2B payments experiences? We’ll try to answer both questions at a high level in this piece.”

July 13, 2023

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June 22, 2023

Melio Launches Mobile App For B2B Payments

PR Newswire

“Melio, a leading B2B payments platform for small businesses, today announced the launch of a new mobile app designed to streamline the payment experience. The mobile app is now available for download on the Apple App Store and will be launching on the Google Play Store in the coming months.”

June 20, 2023

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