Industry News

We’re Proud to Announce the Launch of SalonPay
Here at London & Zurich we are pleased to announce the launch of SalonPay, a secure and convenient new way for salons to fulfil what is surely one of the most important parts of their business – collecting and receiving payments from their customers. Safe, reliable and secure payment processing is a must for businesses […]
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Bacs Direct Debit consultation
How Can Direct Debit Be Improved?
Direct Debit remains one of the UK’s most popular payment methods, used by over 90% of personal current account holders, and by around 40,000 organisations. In the decades since it was first introduced, Direct Debit has proved to be a simple, transparent and straightforward payment method for businesses and customers alike. But in the face […]
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SEPA Instant Credit Transfer
SEPA Instant Credit Transfer Scheme – What You Need To Know
Starting in November 2017, the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) Instant Credit Transfer scheme – SCT Inst – will allow businesses and consumers to make instant transactions of up to 15,000 euros in real time to any bank account within the EU. Transactions are guaranteed to be completed within ten seconds. The scheme came about […]
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What is the cost of late payments to your business?
There are a number of metrics that small and medium-sized companies use to measure the success and financial wellbeing of the business: sales revenue, net profit margin, sales growth, and so on. But there is one financial aspect of doing business that can literally make or break a company, and it’s one that smaller businesses […]
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Pay your road tax by direct debit
Has Road Tax Moving to Direct Debit Given Consumer Confidence a Boost?
Could the move towards Direct Debit as a primary payment method for road tax provide a major boost to consumer confidence? While Direct Debit is nothing new – indeed, the earliest form of an automatic debit transfer system dates back to the 1960s – the popularity of it as a payment method continues to grow […]
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