Welch Hosts Payments CEO Roundtable featuring Payments Canada

Welch Hosts Payments CEO Roundtable featuring Payments CanadaOn Monday, June 4th Welch hosted a Payments CEO Roundtable, at the Rideau Club.

The event included a three-course lunch, and a discussion with industry leaders in the payments industry in Canada. Some of the topics discussed included:

  • What are the thresholds for a PayTech company to become "main stream"?
  • Market for funding
  • Data and Payments
  • Impacts/opportunities of being in Ottawa and PayTech community
  • How does the Canadian banking structure support or hinder PayTech companies?
  • Impact of international trends on PayTech in Canada (Asian markets, open banking, PSD2)
  • Digital Identity
  • Implications of blockchain/cryptocurrencies