BNP Paribas Teams Up with Capgemini for World Payments Report

July 1, 2016         By: Mike Dautner

Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, tech, and outsourcing services, announced its collaboration with BNP Paribas to bring the next edition of leading World Payments Report to the forefront of the payments and cash management industry.

BNP Paribas, a global banking player and a recognized leader in Transaction Banking and Cash Management, with Capgemini’s Financial Services Strategic Business Unit announced their collaboration to co-develop and jumpstart the industry recognized World Payments Report, celebrating its 12th year.

The brand new collaboration is conducted by a deep and integral understanding, on both sides, of the rapidly changing global transaction banking and cash management industry.

With highly intuitive analysis and first hand experience of regional happenings and perspectives, Capgemini and BNP are poised to create an industry report that not only incorporates the payments supply side and regulator perspective, but additionally integrates the views of the largest payments users ¾ corporates and merchants.

“The World Payments Report is a reference document for industry executives who look to it for insights into the payments landscape and our unparalleled payment expertise puts us in pole position to provide such practical experience,” said Pierre Fersztand, Global Head of Cash Management at BNP Paribas. “We are delighted to co-produce the report with Capgemini and take our joint research capabilities and thought leadership further into all segments of the industry.”

The report is generated on an annual basis and provides the status quo regarding the global payments marketplace. It is essentially a global examination of key industry initiatives as well as unique perspectives and analysis on trending issues in the payments industry.

“As one of the largest banks in the world, BNP Paribas will be an invaluable research partner, providing a deep industry perspective on what is probably the fastest changing sector in financial services, namely payments,” said Thierry Delaporte, Chief Executive Officer, Capgemini’s Financial Services Business Unit. “Combining our expertise will undoubtedly expand readership for the report and foster more discussion on the future of payments in the marketplace.”