"Elisabetta is a Business Analyst based in London. Prior to EDC, she worked as a research fellow at SDA Bocconi University, in Milan, focusing on the analysis of entrepreneurial decision-making processes. Elisabetta holds a MSc in Economic and Social Sciences from Bocconi University in Milan and a BSc in Economics from Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. In her free time, Elisabetta loves cooking (and eating) and practicing different sports, including climbing, hiking, and swimming."
In Italy, the usage of payment cards has historically been lower than in other European countries, with cash continuing to be the preferred payment method among consumers, influenced by several cultural factors. However, payment card usage has increased- from 13% of the total consumer transaction volumes in 2019 to 26% in 2022. Elisabetta Nadal (Business Analyst, London) reviews the dynamic changes in payment acceptance trends in Italy within the broader context of the evolving payment landscape in Europe.
Elisabetta Nadal (Business Analyst, London) has invested in whether Variable Recurring Payments (VRPs) will be a turning point for Open Banking solutions in the UK. What are VRPs, what is available today, what are the benefits for consumers, and what can we expect in the near future?
Elisabetta Nadal is a Business Analyst within EDC’s London office. She joined EDC in 2022 after a year of experience working as a research fellow, focused on the analysis of entrepreneurial decision-making processes. Elisabetta holds an MSc in Economic and Social Sciences from Bocconi University in Milan and a BSc in Economics from the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice.