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February 8, 2024

The evolution of payments in SEPA markets: what’s next?

The past few years have witnessed a profound evolution in the SEPA payments sector, marked by technological innovations and regulatory interventions. The rise of contactless transactions, the advent of real-time payments, and the implementation of open banking have collectively shaped a dynamic and efficient payments ecosystem. As we look to…
January 19, 2024

Electric Mobility: Reflections for a Sustainable Future

by Gianfranco Scalabrini   What is your point of view on electric mobility? Views on electric mobility are diverse, ranging from ardent supporters who see e-mobility as the salvation of ecology, to major opponents who consider it the 'hoax of the century'. Electric mobility often sits at the center of…
May 30, 2023

The Integrated Water System: an important challenge for the future of Italy

Italy has a rich and diverse water heritage, thanks to the presence of many rivers, lakes, basins and acquifers. Italy is first in the ranking for availability of water resources with an annual average of 159.9 billion cubic meters. However, it is important to highlight that this is an absolute…