November 13-14 took place the Russian National Payments Forum. The Russian National Payments Forum is an electronic payments industry platform to annually discuss the key developments in the global regulatory, technological and business trends shaping the system of payments in Russia. ALRUD Law Firm became the Legal Partner of the Forum and our experts have visited this event.
Speakers, experts and subject matter professionals from Europe, Russia, Asia and Americas were invited to the forum. They discussed the latest trends in the payments industry to Russia. The important guests were from the regulators around the world: Central Banks, governments, Parliaments and other State agencies.
Key topics, discussed during the Forum were: Risk management in payments. Security, safety and soundness; Financial literacy and financial inclusion; National payment card systems – International experience; Payment agents and loyalty products; Payments innovations, merchants and payments; Start-ups in the financial industry.