Jonathan Williams is the Principle Consultant and Director of Mk2 Consulting

COVID-19 and UK Payments Statistics: June 2020

What do UK payments statistics tell us about Covid-19 measures? Analysis of Payment Statistics for the UK to January-June 2020 Introduction There has been a lot of discussion of the economic impact of the lockdown measures on consumers and businesses. Suggestions of significant impact to GDP have been shown in other data sets but one…

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New website launched

New website launched Welcome to the new Mk2 Consulting website. We’ve expanded the areas for blog posts, articles and news items and updated information on our partners. We’ll be adding to the site in the coming months, so if there is anything you’d like to know, please let us know. Currently under consideration are an…

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COVID-19 Announcement

COVID-19 Announcement At Mk2 Consulting, the health and safety of our employees, partners and clients are our top priority. With that in mind, we are temporarily stopping any in-person interactions, effective immediately. The projects which are currently in progress will be re-organised to complete using remote communications. Our business will continue to serve our clients…

Online TPPs – assumption or design?

Online TPPs – assumption or design? How PSD2 might be blocking Third-Party Providers and disadvantaging customers I confess I enjoy looking for unintended consequences in legislation. Particularly so in the case of in the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and second Payment Services Directive (PSD2). I was therefore surprised by an assumption which I,…