Payment services and electronic money

The EBA contributes to making retail payments in the EU secure, convenient, innovative and competitive. To that end, the EBA develops requirements aimed at reducing payment fraud and brings about a level playing field in the EU for the authorization and supervision of payment services providers. The EBA also promotes competition and facilitates innovation in the retail payments market.  

Technical Standards, Guidelines & Recommendations

Technical standards

Regulatory Technical Standards on passporting under PSD2

These Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on the framework for cooperation and exchange of information between competent authorities for passporting will ensure that information about those payment institutions that carry out business in one or more EU Member States is exchanged consistently between the national authorities of the home and host Member States. They distinguish the notifications related to branch establishments, agent’s engagement and free provision of services.

Opinions, Reports and other Publications