Glossary of Terms

August 2023

A Subscriber suggested a glossary of terms. I thought this was a great idea! Howevery, rather than creating my own glossary I’ve provided links to existing industry standard glossaries by subject area.

SettlementBank of international settlements

Card – Merchant/Processor TermsAdyen document.

Visa/Mastercard Card Terms

Card Authorization and 3DS Glossary GPayments

EMV Glossary of TermsFISV/First Data

Identity and Trust NetworksW3C – Verifiable Credentials

Open Banking GlossaryOpen Banking Org – UK

US Retail Banking GlossaryAmerican Banker

CBDC/Digital Euro Glossary of TermsEuropean Central Bank

Europe/SEPAECB Glossary of Terms related to Payment, Clearing and Settlement Systems

Blockchain Blocknative Glossary

Network Theory Glossary of TermsFolgerpedia

Transaction Cost EconomicsAuburn University

Computer SecurityMassive List from NIST

Privacy and Data Security Privatar