Payments System Board Annual Report – 2020 Trends in Payments, Clearing and Settlement Systems

This section lists developments since mid 2019. The Payments System Board's Annual Report 2006 contained a list of the Board's announcements and related Reserve Bank reports up to that time. Subsequent annual reports have contained an annual update.

2019

Media Release 2019-19, ‘Changes to the Exchange Settlement Account Policy’, 26 July 2019

Media Release 2019-22, ‘Payments System Board Update: August 2019 Meeting’, 16 August 2019

Media Release 2019-24, ‘Consultation on ISO 20022 Migration for the Australian Payments System – Responses and Options Paper’, 12 September 2019

Media Release 2019-26, ‘Assessment of ASX Clearing and Settlement Facilities – September 2019’, 24 September 2019

Media Release 2019-30, ‘Payments System Board Update: November 2019 Meeting’, 21 November 2019

Media Release 2019-32, ‘Review of Retail Payments Regulation – Issues Paper’, 29 November 2019

A Payments System for the Digital Economy’, Philip Lowe, 2019 Australian Payments Network Summit, Sydney, 10 December 2019

What's on the Cards?’, Tony Richards, 2019 Australian Payments Network Summit, Sydney, 10 December 2019

Opening Statement to the Senate Economics Legislation Committee on Currency (Restrictions on the Use of Cash) Bill 2019’, Tony Richards, Canberra, 12 December 2019

Submission to the Senate Select Committee on Financial Technology and Regulatory Technology’, Submission to the Senate Select Committee on Financial Technology and Regulatory Technology, December 2019

Assessment of LCH Limited's SwapClear Service’, December 2019

2020

Media Release 2020-03, ‘Payments System Board Update: February 2020 Meeting’, 21 February 2020

Media Release 2020-05, ‘ISO 20022 Migration for the Australian Payments System – Conclusions Paper’, 26 February 2020

Two Years of Fast Payments in Australia’, RBA Bulletin, March 2020

Consumer Payment Behaviour in Australia’, RBA Bulletin, March 2020

The Cost of Card Payments for Merchants’, RBA Bulletin, March 2020

Media Release 2020-10, ‘Review of Retail Payments Regulation – Postponement’, 26 March 2020

‘Inquiry into Future Directions for the Consumer Data Right’, Submission to the Inquiry into Future Directions for the Consumer Data Right, 23 April 2020

Media Release 2020-14, ‘Payments System Board Update: May 2020 Meeting’, 22 May 2020

Panic, Pandemic and Payment Preferences’, Michele Bullock, Keynote Address at the Morgan Stanley Disruption Evolved Webcast, Online, 3 June 2020

Media Release 2020-16, ‘Assessment of the Reserve Bank Information and Transfer System’, 12 June 2020

Cash Use in Australia: Results from the 2019 Consumer Payments Survey’, RBA Bulletin, June 2020