PelicanPay has announced a partnership with Starling Banking Services to deliver complete pan-European invoice to payables automation for small businesses together with online e-commerce merchant payment services.

PelicanPay, regulated for both PIS and AIS, will use Starling Bank’s payments processing platform to provide payment services to a broad range of SMEs, corporates, and merchants looking to benefit from the growth and cost efficiency opportunities provided by Open Banking.

With full FCA Accreditation, PelicanPay delivers a suite of payment services, ensuring full PSD2 compliance and strong customer authentication for all required transactions. The PelicanPay Open Banking hub integrates with accounting packages to automate business and salary payments and account reconciliations, on a pan-European basis.

Starling Banking Services has also announced a partnership with Tribe Payments, to provide its customers with real-time access to UK and European Payment Schemes. Tribe Payments provides all aspects of payments technology to businesses – primarily issuers and acquirers – that serve merchants and consumers using its modular platform ISAAC.

Starling’s Banking Services will allow Tribe’s customers to benefit from:

  • Real-time access to Faster Payments and direct access to Bacs (Direct Debits and Credits).
  • Simple integration with Starling’s secure and PSD2-compliant APIs.
  • Full Bank Grade Accounts with a unique Virtual Account offering.