We are Lipis Advisors
Experts in payment systems.
Together, our team has over 50 years of experience in the payments industry. We value long-term client relationships and have worked together with many of them for more than a decade.
Our experts are up to date on the latest trends and developments – and our counsel reflects our understanding of the market and our clients’ needs.
Services with proven success
With a focus on strategy, advice, research, and education, we lead the world’s top payments companies to success.
Market and competitive analysis
Using qualitative and quantitative research, we evaluate the potential of new and existing payment services, technologies, and companies.
Technology and vendor selection
We identify and assess strategic partners or potential acquisition targets to support payment processing diversification.
Payment system design and modernization
We design and develop services in domestic and international payment systems to enable their future growth.
Product and market entry strategy
Our team collaborates with clients to develop innovative payment products and prepares them strategically for market entry.
Years of project experience
We listen to our clients and deliver solutions tailored to their needs. By analyzing trends in payments and thes ystems behind them, we support players across the payments industry, from financial institutions to payment system operators, regulators and fintechs
System analysis for major North American Payments System
We supported a central payments operator to modernize a range of payment systems with in-depth reporting on payments data usage around the world.
Digitization support for the Afghan Credit Guarantee Foundation
We conducted research in Afghanistan to build a full profile of the local SME lending market and identified fintech solutions to encourage modern and inclusive lending practices.
EBA Summer/Winter Schools
We chair the faculty and lead the delivery of the Euro Banking Associations’ Summer and Winter Schools. The biannual programs are attended by payments professionals seeking new insights into key business, technology, and regulatory developments impacting the European payments industry.
“Lipis Advisors brought a level of expertise & knowledge that enabled us to elevate our ideas and transform them into an actionable strategy.”
AFGHAN CREDIT GUARANTEE FOUNDATION
“The team at Lipis Advisors supported us during our UK expansion. Their work helps companies like N26 scale faster globally and build products their customers love to use.”
MARKET EXPANSION LEAD, N26
Our latest insights
What we’re up to: A selection of our recent activities and exclusive insights from our experts.
To Respond to Increasing Financial Fraud, Real-Time Payment Systems Focus on Prevention and Detection
Rising cases of financial fraud are a major concern for consumers, financial institutions, and regulators.
Check mate: How the industry is dealing with declining check usage
Some markets have fostered check reduction and even elimination, whereas others are leaving the market to naturally reduce their