Call it the curse of innovation, perhaps. It’s that tendency (seen often in payments and commerce) to always think years, or a decade or two, ahead. The future is always coming — the present is just a bridge. Such a mindset certainly pays handsome dividends, but there are significant blind spots.
That’s what one might think about when listening to a new PYMNTS interview, as Trulioo CEO Stephen Ufforddescribed to Karen Webster his company’s new “strategic partnership” with Refinitiv, a global giant when it comes to financial market data and infrastructure — an effort announced today (June 4).