Paytech Resources

The Federal Government’s Retail Payments Oversight Framework

In 2017, the Department of Finance released an oversight framework for retail payments. The initiative was built off of the April 2015 consultation paper entitled Balancing Oversight and Innovation in the Ways We Pay.

Read Payments Canada’s response.


The Competition Bureau’s Fintech Report

In 2017, the Competition Bureau published a draft report on its market study concerning technology‑led innovation in the Canadian financial services sector including paytech.

Read the full report.


The Payments Canada SUMMIT

The SUMMIT is Canada’s largest payments industry event. It provides a forum to connect the payments ecosystem, and offers a broad spectrum of topics that influence payments in Canada and around the world.

Visit The SUMMIT website.


The ISO 20022 Messaging Standard

ISO 20022 is a universal financial industry message scheme. It is the international standard for payment messages.

Visit Payments Canada’s ISO 20022 Resource Centre.