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How UPI and banking APIs are changing the brokerage industry.
Submitted by Satyajit Sarangi (@h1ccup) on Monday, 7 November 2016
Section: Crisp talk Technical level: Beginner
This talk will be regarding all the hasles and issues that the brokerage industry faces due to ancient banking APIs provided by most Indian banks, and how the current wave of UPI and other APIs are changing it.
They key takeaways would be issues that still remain unresolved, and how far we lack behind our western counterparts in these APIs and where we can improve to make lives better.
The intended audiences are the people who are intending to build these APIs, or want to build smarter technology on top of UPI.
Problems with NEFT and dealing with large payments.
Hacks written by us to deal with IMPS.
The change brought about by UPI and banking APIs.
Why we need more, and how.
Satyajit Sarangi is part of the engineering team at Zerodha, and been part of their backoffice and trading apps, which extensively deals with payment APIs or lack of thereof.