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SWIFT launches new service to block suspicious payments
Banking

SWIFT launches new service to block suspicious payments

3y | By Rachel Lindsay, Conference Manager

SWIFT launches new service to block suspicious pay...

Brussels, 22 October 2018 SWIFT today announces the introduction of Payment Controls, an intelligent new in-network solution to combat fraudulent paym...

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SWIFT creates financial sector API blueprint
Banking

SWIFT creates financial sector API blueprint

3y | SWIFT

SWIFT creates financial sector API blueprint

SWIFT has today published a blueprint for common API standards following collaboration with European banking standards bodies, STET and Berlin Group N...

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SWIFT certified to provide access to Eurosystem’s TIPS
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

SWIFT certified to provide access to Eurosystem’s TIPS

3y | SWIFT

SWIFT certified to provide access to Eurosystem’s ...

SWIFT announced today that it has been certified by the Eurosystem to provide connectivity to TIPS – TARGET Instant Payment Settlement – a...

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SWIFT extends gpi to all cross border payments
Banking

SWIFT extends gpi to all cross border payments

3y | SWIFT

SWIFT extends gpi to all cross border payments

The SWIFT Community is to universally adopt the gpi service, in a move which will see all 10,000 banks on SWIFT’s global network use the global ...

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SWIFT: A quarter of all cross-border payments now over gpi
Banking

SWIFT: A quarter of all cross-border payments now over gpi

3y | SWIFT

SWIFT: A quarter of all cross-border payments now ...

SWIFT announces today that just 15 months after the service launched, 25% of all SWIFT cross border payment traffic is being sent over the global...

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EFiS selects SWIFT for instant payments connectivity within the Eurozone
Payments

EFiS selects SWIFT for instant payments connectivity within the Eurozone

3y | SWIFT

EFiS selects SWIFT for instant payments connectivi...

SWIFT announced today that EFiS, the longest serving SWIFT Service Bureau in the EU, has selected SWIFT to provide connectivity to the Eurosystem&rsqu...

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SWIFT revolutionises Australian banking with real-time payments
Payments

SWIFT revolutionises Australian banking with real-time payments

4y | SWIFT

SWIFT revolutionises Australian banking with real-...

 SWIFT welcomes the public launch of the New Payments Platform (NPP) in Australia, which is set to revolutionise the way payments are made domest...

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SWIFT report reveals RMB’s struggle to strengthen position in 2017
Banking

SWIFT report reveals RMB’s struggle to strengthen position in 2017

4y | SWIFT

SWIFT report reveals RMB’s struggle to strengthen ...

RMB accounted for 1.61% of all payments in December 2017 CNY/USD remains the most important currency pair in value Digital usage on services such as S...

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SWIFT and CSD community advance blockchain for post-trade
Risk management

SWIFT and CSD community advance blockchain for post-trade

4y | SWIFT

SWIFT and CSD community advance blockchain for pos...

SWIFT and seven central securities depositories (CSDs) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work together to demonstrate how distributed...

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SWIFT enhances connectivity to VPS, the Norwegian Central Securities Depository
Asset management

SWIFT enhances connectivity to VPS, the Norwegian Central Securities Depository

4y | SWIFT

SWIFT enhances connectivity to VPS, the Norwegian ...

SWIFT will reinforce its connectivity to Verdipapirsentralen ASA (VPS), Norway’s central securities depository (CSD), which could make a shift i...

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SWIFT to streamline standard migration process with new message translation offering
Behavior detection & predictive analytics

SWIFT to streamline standard migration process with new message translation offering

4y | SWIFT

SWIFT to streamline standard migration process wit...

New offering allows institutions and market infrastructures to translate messages from any format to ISO 20022 or MT  SWIFT is launching a messag...

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Surpassing two million messages, SWIFT gpi is the new standard in cross-border payments
Banking

Surpassing two million messages, SWIFT gpi is the new standard in cross-border payments

4y | SWIFT

Surpassing two million messages, SWIFT gpi is the ...

With SWIFT gpi, corporate treasurers around the world are getting a better payments experience from over 120 leading transaction banks   SWI...

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SWIFT launches new cloud-based solution to enhance correspondent banking activities
Banking

SWIFT launches new cloud-based solution to enhance correspondent banking activities

4y | SWIFT

SWIFT launches new cloud-based solution to enhance...

Correspondent Banking Suite combines SWIFT products and services to make correspondent banking more efficient, secure and cost-effective  SWIFT h...

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SWIFT harmonises bank connectivity to VP SECURITIES using ISO 20022 standards
Behavior detection & predictive analytics

SWIFT harmonises bank connectivity to VP SECURITIES using ISO 20022 standards

4y | SWIFT

SWIFT harmonises bank connectivity to VP SECURITIE...

Enhancement enables banks to harness same industry standards used to connect with other securities market infrastructures across the globe  SWIFT...

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Canadian companies remain loyal to the Canadian dollar
Asset management

Canadian companies remain loyal to the Canadian dollar

4y | SWIFT

Canadian companies remain loyal to the Canadian do...

SWIFT’s latest RMB Tracker shows that Canadian corporations have been slow to start using RMB for cross-border payments  Recent data from S...

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Building better defences by establishing a deeper understanding of cyber security threats
Payments

Building better defences by establishing a deeper understanding of cyber security threats

4y | SWIFT

Building better defences by establishing a deeper ...

The SWIFT Institute has published three new working papers, each aiming to contribute towards the establishment of better cyber defences for the finan...

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SWIFT enhances reference data quality for treasurers
Treasury

SWIFT enhances reference data quality for treasurers

4y | SWIFT

SWIFT enhances reference data quality for treasure...

SWIFT announces the availability of Customer Data Validation, a new reference data service from SWIFTRef that helps corporate treasurers val...

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Landmark final wave sees four more CSDs go live on T2S using SWIFT
Banking

Landmark final wave sees four more CSDs go live on T2S using SWIFT

4y | SWIFT

Landmark final wave sees four more CSDs go live on...

SWIFT announces the successful migration of Iberclear (Spain) and the Baltic CSDs of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania and their respective communiti...

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SWIFT to facilitate instant payments in the U.S.
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

SWIFT to facilitate instant payments in the U.S.

4y | SWIFT

SWIFT to facilitate instant payments in the U.S.

U.S. banks will have option to connect to new TCH real-time payments system via SWIFT gateway  SWIFT announces that it will provide U.S. institut...

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Belize’s Central Bank adopts SWIFT Sanctions Screening
Banking

Belize’s Central Bank adopts SWIFT Sanctions Screening

4y | SWIFT

Belize’s Central Bank adopts SWIFT Sanctions Scree...

A move that further strengthens compliance programs across the Latin American region  SWIFT announces today that the Central Bank of Belize has a...

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RMB internationalisation: Can the Belt and Road revitalise the RMB?
Banking

RMB internationalisation: Can the Belt and Road revitalise the RMB?

4y | SWIFT

RMB internationalisation: Can the Belt and Road re...

SWIFT’s RMB Tracker provides new data and analysis into five key enablers of RMB internationalisation  Latest data and insights from SWIFT ...

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Innotribe news - Oz Forensics, SCORISTA and talkbank win Innotribe’s 2017 Startup Challenge for Russia
Banking

Innotribe news - Oz Forensics, SCORISTA and talkbank win Innotribe’s 2017 Startup Challenge for Russia

4y | SWIFT

Innotribe news - Oz Forensics, SCORISTA and talkba...

Winning startups receive a cash prize and the opportunity to share their insights about FinTech innovation in Russia with the global financial communi...

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Visionary Canadian banker to open Sibos 2017 Toronto
Banking

Visionary Canadian banker to open Sibos 2017 Toronto

4y | SWIFT

Visionary Canadian banker to open Sibos 2017 Toron...

Dave McKay, President and CEO of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), has been confirmed for the opening plenary session on Monday 16 October 2017  Dave M...

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SWIFT unveils industry’s first ever cross-border payments tracker
Consultants

SWIFT unveils industry’s first ever cross-border payments tracker

4y | SWIFT

SWIFT unveils industry’s first ever cross-border p...

Corporate treasurers can now find out where a payment is at any given time  SWIFT announces today the availability of its new cross-border paymen...

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Compliance Executives to Increase Investment in RegTech as Geopolitical Risks Heighten
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

Compliance Executives to Increase Investment in RegTech as Geopolitical Risks Heighten

4y | SWIFT

Compliance Executives to Increase Investment in Re...

Global AML Survey shows RegTech improves organisations’ abilities to tackle financial crime  A large majority (75%) of anti-money launderin...

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SWIFT announces new payment controls service to bolster customers’ fraud and cyber-crime controls
Banking

SWIFT announces new payment controls service to bolster customers’ fraud and cyber-crime controls

5y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces new payment controls service to bo...

New solution is a major milestone in SWIFT’s Customer Security Programme, a suite of initiatives designed to increase security and trust within ...

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Dual challenges of innovation and risk management top the agenda at SWIFT Business Forum London 2017
Behavior detection & predictive analytics

Dual challenges of innovation and risk management top the agenda at SWIFT Business Forum London 2017

5y | SWIFT

Dual challenges of innovation and risk management ...

Industry leaders gather to address security, resilience and innovation in the face of rapidly-evolving cyber threats and ongoing market change  T...

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Destinations revealed as Sibos looks ahead to a new decade
Banking

Destinations revealed as Sibos looks ahead to a new decade

5y | SWIFT

Destinations revealed as Sibos looks ahead to a ne...

Sibos 2020 will take place in Boston, with the following year’s event to be held in Singapore  Sibos has announced the host cities for both...

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SWIFT explores blockchain as part of its global payments innovation initiative
Banking

SWIFT explores blockchain as part of its global payments innovation initiative

5y | SWIFT

SWIFT explores blockchain as part of its global pa...

Proof of Concept launched to determine if distributed ledger technology could help banks reconcile their nostro databases in real time   SWIFT an...

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Euro Surpasses RMB in Traditional Trade Finance
Banking

Euro Surpasses RMB in Traditional Trade Finance

5y | SWIFT

Euro Surpasses RMB in Traditional Trade Finance

SWIFT RMB Tracker shows the euro is now the second-most-active currency for trade finance, whilst the RMB slips to position number three  Since t...

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United Arab Emirates shows stellar growth in RMB adoption
Banking

United Arab Emirates shows stellar growth in RMB adoption

5y | SWIFT

United Arab Emirates shows stellar growth in RMB a...

Data from SWIFT’s latest RMB Tracker shows exceptional growth in RMB adoption in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) witnessing a 210.8% growth in pa...

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SWIFT successfully completes first phase of global payments innovation initiative pilot
Banking

SWIFT successfully completes first phase of global payments innovation initiative pilot

5y | SWIFT

SWIFT successfully completes first phase of global...

Global banks prepare for gpi go-live in early 2017 SWIFT announces today it has successfully completed the first phase of the global payments innovati...

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SWIFT introduces mandatory customer security requirements and an associated assurance framework
Infrastructure/architecture

SWIFT introduces mandatory customer security requirements and an associated assurance framework

5y | SWIFT

SWIFT introduces mandatory customer security requi...

SWIFT announces the introduction of a set of core security standards and an associated assurance framework for its customers. The standards will be ma...

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SWIFT’s ISO 20022 Harmonisation Project Moves Forward
Banking

SWIFT’s ISO 20022 Harmonisation Project Moves Forward

5y | SWIFT

SWIFT’s ISO 20022 Harmonisation Project Moves Forw...

SWIFT announces that the ISO 20022 Harmonisation Charter project, an industry driven framework to support the global rollout of ISO 20022, is mak...

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SWIFT to launch new hosted Name Screening service
Banking

SWIFT to launch new hosted Name Screening service

5y | SWIFT

SWIFT to launch new hosted Name Screening service

The new service will enhance compliance efforts for financial institutions and corporates through fast and accurate name screening against a variety o...

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IBM Chairman & CEO Ginni Rometty headlines Big Issue Debate at Sibos exploring a new era of Cognitive Business for financial services
Infrastructure/architecture

IBM Chairman & CEO Ginni Rometty headlines Big Issue Debate at Sibos exploring a new era of Cognitive Business for financial services

5y | SWIFT

IBM Chairman & CEO Ginni Rometty headlines Big Iss...

Keynote to uncover the latest trends in cognitive computing and digital intelligence; Sergio P. Ermotti, Group CEO at UBS, will join the session ...

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ICICI and AXIS banks join SWIFT’s global payments innovation initiative
Banking

ICICI and AXIS banks join SWIFT’s global payments innovation initiative

5y | SWIFT

ICICI and AXIS banks join SWIFT’s global payments ...

ICICI and AXIS are the first Indian banks to join the initiative SWIFT announces today that ICICI Bank and AXIS Bank are the first Indian banks to sig...

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SWIFT’s global payments innovation initiative will transform cross-border payments
Banking

SWIFT’s global payments innovation initiative will transform cross-border payments

5y | SWIFT

SWIFT’s global payments innovation initiative will...

SWIFT announces today that 73 banks worldwide have now joined its global payments innovation initiative, designed to improve the cross-border payments...

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SWIFT India appoints Kiran Shetty as CEO
Banking

SWIFT India appoints Kiran Shetty as CEO

5y | SWIFT

SWIFT India appoints Kiran Shetty as CEO

Appointment further strengthens leadership following the go live of the SWIFT India domestic financial messaging platform  SWIFT India Domestic S...

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SWIFT shares industry insights from annual Business Forum London event
Infrastructure/architecture

SWIFT shares industry insights from annual Business Forum London event

5y | SWIFT

SWIFT shares industry insights from annual Busines...

SWIFT’s polling results identify securities settlement as an area to be most impacted by distributed ledger technology in the next five years On...

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Industry collaboration is necessary for the successful application of blockchain in securities markets
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

Industry collaboration is necessary for the successful application of blockchain in securities markets

5y | SWIFT

Industry collaboration is necessary for the succes...

New research published by the SWIFT Institute investigates the practical application of blockchain (or mutual distributed ledger) technologies in secu...

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University of Warwick wins the SWIFT Institute Challenge
Banking

University of Warwick wins the SWIFT Institute Challenge

6y | SWIFT

University of Warwick wins the SWIFT Institute Cha...

The ‘HADU’ Student team from the Warwick Business School named winners of the inaugural SWIFT Institute Challenge on ‘Remittances vi...

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SWIFT and Accenture outline path to Distributed Ledger Technology adoption within financial services
Trading & brokering

SWIFT and Accenture outline path to Distributed Ledger Technology adoption within financial services

6y | SWIFT

SWIFT and Accenture outline path to Distributed Le...

SWIFT and Accenture outline path to Distributed Ledger Technology adoption within financial services New paper analyses the opportunities and challeng...

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SWIFT names finalists for the 2016 SWIFT Institute Challenge
Banking

SWIFT names finalists for the 2016 SWIFT Institute Challenge

6y | SWIFT

SWIFT names finalists for the 2016 SWIFT Institute...

SWIFT Institute announces today that it has selected seven university student teams to compete in the inaugural SWIFT Institute Challenge at the SWIFT...

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The Rt Hon John Redwood MP and Sir Vince Cable to lead City Brexit debate at SWIFT’s Business Forum London
Banking

The Rt Hon John Redwood MP and Sir Vince Cable to lead City Brexit debate at SWIFT’s Business Forum London

6y | SWIFT

The Rt Hon John Redwood MP and Sir Vince Cable to ...

Senior politicians will join SWIFT’s event to debate their views on the impact of the referendum on the UK’s financial services industry S...

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SWIFT kicks off pilot for global payments innovation initiative
Banking

SWIFT kicks off pilot for global payments innovation initiative

6y | SWIFT

SWIFT kicks off pilot for global payments innovati...

SWIFT announces today that 21 banks have started the pilot for its global payments innovation initiative, intended to improve the customer experience ...

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HSBC chooses SWIFT to connect to Target2-Securities
Banking

HSBC chooses SWIFT to connect to Target2-Securities

6y | SWIFT

HSBC chooses SWIFT to connect to Target2-Securitie...

SWIFT’s reliability, long-term commitment and competitive pricing rank high amongst HSBC’s selection criteria SWIFT announces today that H...

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Sberbank Joins SWIFT's KYC Registry
Banking

Sberbank Joins SWIFT's KYC Registry

6y | SWIFT

Sberbank Joins SWIFT's KYC Registry

SWIFT’s KYC Registry continues to gain momentum with some of the largest banks in Eastern Europe and as far east as Mongolia Sberbank has announ...

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SWIFT announces global payments innovation initiative
Banking

SWIFT announces global payments innovation initiative

6y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces global payments innovation initiat...

Delivering a new standard in cross-border payments SWIFT announces a global payments innovation initiative to dramatically improve the customer experi...

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BNP Paribas joins SWIFT’s KYC Registry
Banking

BNP Paribas joins SWIFT’s KYC Registry

6y | SWIFT

BNP Paribas joins SWIFT’s KYC Registry

The community of correspondent banks using SWIFT’s KYC Registry continues to grow  SWIFT announces today that BNP Paribas has joined the Kn...

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SWIFT Expands Innotribe Programme to Address Market Challenges
Banking

SWIFT Expands Innotribe Programme to Address Market Challenges

6y | SWIFT

SWIFT Expands Innotribe Programme to Address Marke...

SWIFT announces that Innotribe, its innovation arm since 2009, will expand its programme to support innovation in emerging FinTech ecosystems, such as...

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Kantox brings free and automatic SWIFT messages to its clients
Banking

Kantox brings free and automatic SWIFT messages to its clients

6y | SWIFT

Kantox brings free and automatic SWIFT messages to...

This feature allows improved tracking, transparency and security in operations   SWIFT messages also act as a receipt of payment that traditional...

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Sibos charity drive raises €40,000 in support of Beyond Social Services in Singapore

Sibos charity drive raises €40,000 in support of Beyond Social Services in Singapore

6y | SWIFT

Sibos charity drive raises €40,000 in support of B...

‘Gasing’ game held at the SWIFT stand during Sibos 2015 generates significant support for local charity Sibos donates €40,000 to Beyo...

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Societe Generale strengthens its partnership with SWIFT, announcing use of SWIFTNet to access STET and signing up to the KYC registry
Banking

Societe Generale strengthens its partnership with SWIFT, announcing use of SWIFTNet to access STET and signing up to the KYC registry

6y | SWIFT

Societe Generale strengthens its partnership with ...

Societe Generale today announced that its Global Transaction Banking arm (GTB) has selected SWIFT and its SWIFTNet network to send its domestic paymen...

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Banco Santander joins SWIFT’s KYC Registry
Banking

Banco Santander joins SWIFT’s KYC Registry

6y | SWIFT

Banco Santander joins SWIFT’s KYC Registry

SWIFT’s KYC Registry continues to gain momentum among correspondent banks SWIFT announces today that Banco Santander has joined the SWIFT Know Y...

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BTMU chooses Compliance Analytics to further enhance its financial crime compliance programme
Banking

BTMU chooses Compliance Analytics to further enhance its financial crime compliance programme

6y | SWIFT

BTMU chooses Compliance Analytics to further enhan...

Powerful data analytics tool from SWIFT helps banks pinpoint risk and improve the focus of their compliance activities  SWIFT announces today tha...

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SWIFT introduces Entity Plus Directory in response to regulatory reporting on counterparty transactions
Risk management

SWIFT introduces Entity Plus Directory in response to regulatory reporting on counterparty transactions

6y | SWIFT

SWIFT introduces Entity Plus Directory in response...

New SWIFTRef directory identifies entities and cross-references key identifiers to assist with regulatory reporting SWIFT announces the availability o...

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SWIFT eases data industry challenges with new analytics tool
Banking

SWIFT eases data industry challenges with new analytics tool

6y | SWIFT

SWIFT eases data industry challenges with new anal...

New service provides customers with a deeper analysis of their payments and trade finance traffic over SWIFT  SWIFT announces the launch of Watch...

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SWIFT news from today's plenary - SWIFT to deliver a 57% price reduction by the end of 2015
Banking

SWIFT news from today's plenary - SWIFT to deliver a 57% price reduction by the end of 2015

6y | SWIFT

SWIFT news from today's plenary - SWIFT to deliver...

SWIFT to deliver a 57% price reduction by the end of 2015  New five year plan aims to cut messaging prices by an additional 30-45 % by end of 202...

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Caribbean Association of Banks Endorses Swift’s Kyc Registry
Banking

Caribbean Association of Banks Endorses Swift’s Kyc Registry

6y | SWIFT

Caribbean Association of Banks Endorses Swift’s Ky...

SWIFT’s KYC Registry gains momentum amongst Caribbean banks SWIFT today announces that the Caribbean Association of Banks (CAB), with regional m...

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Globaltrade Corporation Integrates Swift’s Alliance Lite2 with Its Multi-bank Trade Finance Platform
Banking

Globaltrade Corporation Integrates Swift’s Alliance Lite2 with Its Multi-bank Trade Finance Platform

6y | SWIFT

Globaltrade Corporation Integrates Swift’s Allianc...

GlobalTrade Corporation becomes the first trade finance technology provider to use SWIFT’s Alliance Lite2 for Business Applications, offering co...

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Surecomp Trade Finance Solution Earns 2015 SWIFT Certification
Banking

Surecomp Trade Finance Solution Earns 2015 SWIFT Certification

6y | SWIFT

Surecomp Trade Finance Solution Earns 2015 SWIFT C...

Surecomp®, the leading global provider of trade finance solutions for banks and corporations, announced today that IMEX®, its high-volume back...

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Surecomp DOKA 5 Trade Finance Solution Awarded 2015 SWIFT Accreditation
Banking

Surecomp DOKA 5 Trade Finance Solution Awarded 2015 SWIFT Accreditation

6y | SWIFT

Surecomp DOKA 5 Trade Finance Solution Awarded 201...

Surecomp®, the leading global provider of trade finance solutions for banks and corporations, announced today that DOKA 5®, its configurable b...

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Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development Joins Swift’s KYC Registry
Banking

Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development Joins Swift’s KYC Registry

6y | SWIFT

Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development...

SWIFT announces today that Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development has joined the Know Your Customer (KYC) Registry, a centralised reposito...

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Inaugural SWIFT Business Forum East Africa highlights regionalisation as key driver for growth
Asset management

Inaugural SWIFT Business Forum East Africa highlights regionalisation as key driver for growth

6y | SWIFT

Inaugural SWIFT Business Forum East Africa highlig...

Financial inclusion, intra-African investment through capital markets and East Africa trade corridors unpacked at SWIFT’s first Business Forum E...

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London wins bid to host Sibos 2019
Treasury

London wins bid to host Sibos 2019

6y | SWIFT

London wins bid to host Sibos 2019

London’s affinity for innovation and financial technology proves a solid fit for the Sibos agenda Sibos announces that it has selected London as...

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Swift Business Forum London Delegates Say Regulation Remains a Top Strategic Priority
Banking

Swift Business Forum London Delegates Say Regulation Remains a Top Strategic Priority

6y | SWIFT

Swift Business Forum London Delegates Say Regulati...

Live polling at the Business Forum London also sheds light on the likely impact of technology innovation in the financial services ecosystem  SWI...

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SWIFT’s KYC Registry boasts a number of users spanning more than 100 countries
Banking

SWIFT’s KYC Registry boasts a number of users spanning more than 100 countries

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT’s KYC Registry boasts a number of users span...

Update on the industry-owned KYC utility takes centre stage at SWIFT’s Business Forum London SWIFT announces that its KYC Registry now has users...

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SWIFT paper explores the changing landscape of real-time payments
Banking

SWIFT paper explores the changing landscape of real-time payments

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT paper explores the changing landscape of rea...

New research highlights key trends and critical drivers for global adoption of real-time systems for retail payments A new research paper by SWIFT ass...

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Swift Enhances Sanctions Testing Service with New Performance Measurement Capabilities
Banking

Swift Enhances Sanctions Testing Service with New Performance Measurement Capabilities

7y | SWIFT

Swift Enhances Sanctions Testing Service with New ...

New Peer Assessment service helps financial institutions compare the performance of their sanctions filters against those of similar institutions SWIF...

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SWIFT selected by Payments Council to host national data platform for SEPA IBAN Only
Banking

SWIFT selected by Payments Council to host national data platform for SEPA IBAN Only

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT selected by Payments Council to host nationa...

Payments Council to use SWIFTRef for national SEPA data collection and maintenance  SWIFT announces that it has been selected by the UK’s P...

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SWIFT enters into real-time retail domestic payments
Banking

SWIFT enters into real-time retail domestic payments

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT enters into real-time retail domestic paymen...

New project win to build an innovative solution for domestic payments in Australia is the first major milestone for the cooperative  SWIFT announ...

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50 countries are now using the RMB for more than 10% of their payments value with China and Hong Kong
Banking

50 countries are now using the RMB for more than 10% of their payments value with China and Hong Kong

7y | SWIFT

50 countries are now using the RMB for more than 1...

According to SWIFT data, RMB is now used for 11.2% of total payments value with China and Hong Kong, up from 6.2% 18 months ago  The latest RMB T...

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SWIFT expands Corporate Services Centre in Kuala Lumpur
Banking

SWIFT expands Corporate Services Centre in Kuala Lumpur

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT expands Corporate Services Centre in Kuala L...

New office space enhances support for SWIFT and the global financial community   SWIFT today announces that it has doubled its office space ...

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Central Bank of Nigeria advocates SWIFT’s Sanctions Screening to Nigerian banking community
Banking

Central Bank of Nigeria advocates SWIFT’s Sanctions Screening to Nigerian banking community

7y | SWIFT

Central Bank of Nigeria advocates SWIFT’s Sanction...

Nigeria’s Central Bank is implementing SWIFT’s Sanctions Screening service and is actively promoting the hosted service for implementation...

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SWIFT extends Alliance Lite2 to business applications
Banking

SWIFT extends Alliance Lite2 to business applications

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT extends Alliance Lite2 to business applicati...

New solution combines the value of software applications with SWIFT connectivity  SWIFT announces today at Sibos it has extended its cloud-based ...

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SWIFT to launch new business intelligence solution for securities markets
Banking

SWIFT to launch new business intelligence solution for securities markets

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT to launch new business intelligence solution...

Watch for Securities will provide market participants with greater business insights to inform decision making  SWIFT announces today at Sibos th...

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SWIFT delivers multi-year price reduction plan one year ahead of schedule
Banking

SWIFT delivers multi-year price reduction plan one year ahead of schedule

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT delivers multi-year price reduction plan one...

Bold pricing strategy set in 2010 cuts SWIFT messaging prices in half SWIFT announces today at Sibos that it has delivered early on its commitment to ...

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SWIFT offers free access to The KYC Registry for participating banks
Banking

SWIFT offers free access to The KYC Registry for participating banks

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT offers free access to The KYC Registry for p...

Major banks contribute data as SWIFT prepares for Registry launch SWIFT announces today at Sibos that it will provide access free of charge to its new...

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SWIFT delivers multi-year price reduction plan one year ahead of schedule
Banking

SWIFT delivers multi-year price reduction plan one year ahead of schedule

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT delivers multi-year price reduction plan one...

Bold pricing strategy set in 2010 cuts SWIFT messaging prices in half SWIFT announces today at Sibos that it has delivered early on its commitment to ...

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SWIFT Innotribe announces finalists for the Startup Challenge Grand Finale at Sibos Boston
Banking

SWIFT Innotribe announces finalists for the Startup Challenge Grand Finale at Sibos Boston

7y | SWIFT

SWIFT Innotribe announces finalists for the Startu...

World banking experts will meet the most promising fintech companies selected during the 2014 Regional Showcases  As part of Sibos in Boston, SWI...

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European hubs are fuelling RMB Internationalisation
Banking

European hubs are fuelling RMB Internationalisation

7y | SWIFT

European hubs are fuelling RMB Internationalisatio...

According to SWIFT’s RMB Tracker, Europe now represents 10% of total RMB payments in value worldwide and is leading adoption beyond Asian countr...

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Innotribe announces inspiring programme and speaker line-up for Sibos 2014
Infrastructure/architecture

Innotribe announces inspiring programme and speaker line-up for Sibos 2014

7y | SWIFT

Innotribe announces inspiring programme and speake...

For the sixth consecutive year, Innotribe will welcome top global experts to cover topics crucial to the future of the financial industry   ...

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Sydney successfully bids for Sibos, world’s largest financial conference
Banking

Sydney successfully bids for Sibos, world’s largest financial conference

7y | SWIFT

Sydney successfully bids for Sibos, world’s larges...

Sydney’s position as a leading global professional services hub was confirmed today with Deputy Premier and Minister for Trade and Investment An...

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RMB Adoption is on the Rise in Australia
Banking

RMB Adoption is on the Rise in Australia

8y | SWIFT

RMB Adoption is on the Rise in Australia

SWIFT’s RMB Tracker shows that Australia’s RMB payments value increased by 248% over the past 12 months  SWIFT’s RMB Tracker sh...

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SWIFT Launches a New Business Continuity Service to Support High Value Payment Systems
Banking

SWIFT Launches a New Business Continuity Service to Support High Value Payment Systems

8y | SWIFT

SWIFT Launches a New Business Continuity Service t...

Bank of England adopts SWIFT’s Market Infrastructure Resiliency Service  SWIFT launches a new business continuity solution to support globa...

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SWIFT Donates €35,300 for the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children
Infrastructure/architecture

SWIFT Donates €35,300 for the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children

8y | SWIFT

SWIFT Donates €35,300 for the Dubai Foundation for...

SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 10,000 financial institutions and corporations in 212 countries, today announced that raised &eu...

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Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ selects SWIFT’s 3SKey solution
Banking

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ selects SWIFT’s 3SKey solution

8y | SWIFT

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ selects SWIFT’s 3SKey...

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) has become the first Asian institution in the region to adopt the multi-bank digital identity solution 3SKey. ...

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African payment flows analysed in SWIFT paper ahead of Sibos 2013
Banking

African payment flows analysed in SWIFT paper ahead of Sibos 2013

8y | SWIFT

African payment flows analysed in SWIFT paper ahea...

Ahead of the Sibos 2013 trade show, the organisers SWIFT have released a white paper examining the payment flows between African and non-African count...

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MAN Group live on SWIFT’s global ETC messaging solution
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

MAN Group live on SWIFT’s global ETC messaging solution

9y | SWIFT

MAN Group live on SWIFT’s global ETC messaging sol...

Successfully confirm trades with Morgan Stanley via Salerio Man Group plc (“Man”)™, the world-leading alternative investment manag...

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Meeting the operational challenge of sanctions compliance
Banking

Meeting the operational challenge of sanctions compliance

9y | SWIFT

Meeting the operational challenge of sanctions com...

SWIFT’s white paper reveals that rapid growth in the number of transactions and watchlists means the operational cost of sanctions compliance is...

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SWIFT passes 1000 corporates milestone
Banking

SWIFT passes 1000 corporates milestone

9y | SWIFT

SWIFT passes 1000 corporates milestone

More corporations are connecting to SWIFT for secure communication with their banking partners around the globe SWIFT, the financial messaging provid...

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SWIFT shares new perspectives on the future of RMB clearing
Banking

SWIFT shares new perspectives on the future of RMB clearing

9y | SWIFT

SWIFT shares new perspectives on the future of RMB...

Potential developments in market infrastructures to address the needs of future RMB payment transactions SWIFT, in collaboration with its members, t...

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CGI reduces costs for corporates and banks
Banking

CGI reduces costs for corporates and banks

9y | SWIFT

CGI reduces costs for corporates and banks

Industry working group publishes best practice guidelines and launches new website The Common Global Implementation initiative (CGI) announced today ...

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J.P. Morgan signs for SWIFT’s MyStandards Solution
Banking

J.P. Morgan signs for SWIFT’s MyStandards Solution

9y | SWIFT

J.P. Morgan signs for SWIFT’s MyStandards Solution

J.P. Morgan is the first SWIFT global account and the first in the Americas regions to adopt the solution SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for...

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SWIFT expands Business Intelligence portfolio with Watch Insights
Behavior detection & predictive analytics

SWIFT expands Business Intelligence portfolio with Watch Insights

9y | SWIFT

SWIFT expands Business Intelligence portfolio with...

Visual data for faster decision making SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 10,000 banking organisations, securities institutions an...

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SWIFT achieves key T2S milestones
Behavior detection & predictive analytics

SWIFT achieves key T2S milestones

9y | SWIFT

SWIFT achieves key T2S milestones

Successful proof of concept for value-added network solution and launch of full suite of services for T2S implementation round out ‘end to end&r...

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SWIFT launches new cloud-based connectivity
Banking

SWIFT launches new cloud-based connectivity

9y | SWIFT

SWIFT launches new cloud-based connectivity

Alliance Lite2 will make it simpler and easier to use the world’s leading financial messaging network SWIFT, the financial messaging provider ...

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SWIFT partners with Omnicision to deliver Sanctions Testing service
Banking

SWIFT partners with Omnicision to deliver Sanctions Testing service

9y | SWIFT

SWIFT partners with Omnicision to deliver Sanction...

First application to fully automate and integrate the testing and tuning of sanctions filters in real time SWIFT, the financial messaging provider f...

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3SKey makes its mark in Latin America
Banking

3SKey makes its mark in Latin America

9y | SWIFT

3SKey makes its mark in Latin America

Multiple banks in the region adopt 3SKey, SWIFT’s digital identity solution SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 10,000 financ...

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Seven new members join SWIFT Board
Banking

Seven new members join SWIFT Board

9y | SWIFT

Seven new members join SWIFT Board

Board composition reflects global nature of SWIFT community SWIFT announced today that it has made seven new appointments to its Board, helping ensu...

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Brown Brothers Harriman Goes Live with DTCC Corporate Actions Messaging Solution over the SWIFT Network
Behavior detection & predictive analytics

Brown Brothers Harriman Goes Live with DTCC Corporate Actions Messaging Solution over the SWIFT Network

9y | SWIFT

Brown Brothers Harriman Goes Live with DTCC Corpor...

Automation of corporate actions allows investors to make well-informed decisions on their portfolio holdings in a timely manner The Depository Trust...

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New record day volume for SWIFT
Banking

New record day volume for SWIFT

9y | SWIFT

New record day volume for SWIFT

20 million peak day supports trend-line growth in international traffic volumes for SWIFT SWIFT, the secure financial messaging provider for more tha...

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SWIFT Index evolution indicates an ongoing moderate recovery in the OECD economies

SWIFT Index evolution indicates an ongoing moderate recovery in the OECD economies

9y | SWIFT

SWIFT Index evolution indicates an ongoing moderat...

Global co-operative’s messaging traffic data provides a leading indicator of the short-term path of GDP SWIFT, the financial messaging provider...

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KBC signs up for Arkelis’ Advanced Messaging Hub
Banking

KBC signs up for Arkelis’ Advanced Messaging Hub

9y | SWIFT

KBC signs up for Arkelis’ Advanced Messaging Hub

Arkelis, a fully-owned subsidiary of financial messaging provider SWIFT, today announced that it signed up with KBC to build a new financial messaging...

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SWIFT launches MyStandards
Trading & brokering

SWIFT launches MyStandards

9y | SWIFT

SWIFT launches MyStandards

Web-based application to facilitate Standards management SWIFT announces the launch of MyStandards, an innovative web-based application designed to ...

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Improved data management could release £17bn of regulatory capital across the banking sector
Banking

Improved data management could release £17bn of regulatory capital across the banking sector

10y | SWIFT

Improved data management could release £17bn of re...

New white paper from SWIFT and Deloitte calls for a more strategic approach to reference data management Improved data management could enable banks ...

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SWIFT Index evolution continues to indicate a potential recovery in the OECD economies

SWIFT Index evolution continues to indicate a potential recovery in the OECD economies

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT Index evolution continues to indicate a pote...

Global co-operative’s messaging traffic data provides a leading indicator of the short-term path of GDP SWIFT, the financial messaging provider...

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SWIFT Index evolution indicates potential recovery in the OECD economies

SWIFT Index evolution indicates potential recovery in the OECD economies

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT Index evolution indicates potential recovery...

Global co-operative’s messaging traffic data provides a leading indicator of the short-term path of GDP SWIFT, the financial messaging provide...

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SEPA end date regulation demands immediate action
Banking

SEPA end date regulation demands immediate action

10y | SWIFT

SEPA end date regulation demands immediate action

Second SWIFT white paper on SEPA sets out concrete steps to define end-state and build a migration plan. SWIFT, the financial messaging provider fo...

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P2P Cash Technology and Gust Win New York Innotribe Startup Challenge Showcase
Banking

P2P Cash Technology and Gust Win New York Innotribe Startup Challenge Showcase

10y | SWIFT

P2P Cash Technology and Gust Win New York Innotrib...

SWIFT innovation competition bridges the gap between the startup ecosystem and financial services community SWIFT, the financial messaging provider f...

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Legal & General Investment Management streamlines post-trade processing over SWIFT
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

Legal & General Investment Management streamlines post-trade processing over SWIFT

10y | SWIFT

Legal & General Investment Management streamlines ...

Two of LGIM’s top global brokers now live on SWIFT’s GETC messaging solution SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 10,000 financial i...

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SWIFT wins T2S connectivity licence
Infrastructure/architecture

SWIFT wins T2S connectivity licence

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT wins T2S connectivity licence

As a future Network Service Provider for TARGET2-Securities, SWIFT will offer widest geographic coverage and highest availability at lowest cost SWIF...

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Correspondent banking 3.0
Banking

Correspondent banking 3.0

10y | SWIFT

Correspondent banking 3.0

Collaborative actions towards “experience banking” needed right now In a new white paper, SWIFT unveils its vision for a customer-centric, “experience...

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Arkelis to provide financial infrastructure to major Israeli financial institutions
Banking

Arkelis to provide financial infrastructure to major Israeli financial institutions

10y | SWIFT

Arkelis to provide financial infrastructure to maj...

Arkelis, a fully-owned subsidiary of financial messaging provider SWIFT, recently signed up all Israeli users of SunGard’s MINT financial messaging pl...

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SWIFT starts search for the world’s most promising innovation in financial services
Treasury

SWIFT starts search for the world’s most promising innovation in financial services

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT starts search for the world’s most promising...

First global Innotribe Startup Challenge gives companies poised to transform the industry access to top-tier investors and customers SWIFT, the finan...

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Despite 20 years of investment in STP technologies, operational risk remains a widespread industry challenge
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

Despite 20 years of investment in STP technologies, operational risk remains a widespread industry challenge

10y | SWIFT

Despite 20 years of investment in STP technologies...

As the global financial crisis evolves, the requirement for improved risk management and ongoing cost reduction has been elevated from an operational ...

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Forthcoming regulation steps up SEPA pressure
Banking

Forthcoming regulation steps up SEPA pressure

10y | SWIFT

Forthcoming regulation steps up SEPA pressure

With new regulation around SEPA imminent and concern about the implications of fixed end dates for SEPA payment instruments at an all-time high, new w...

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Polish CCP will be ready to adopt ISO 20022 clearing messages
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

Polish CCP will be ready to adopt ISO 20022 clearing messages

10y | SWIFT

Polish CCP will be ready to adopt ISO 20022 cleari...

KDPW_CCP will enable its clearing members to reuse their existing SWIFT connectivity to receive ISO messages covering clearing flows for cash equities...

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SWIFTRemit provides industry’s first global remittance platform
Banking

SWIFTRemit provides industry’s first global remittance platform

10y | SWIFT

SWIFTRemit provides industry’s first global remitt...

SWIFT’s cross-border person-to-person payments solution provides a cost-efficient framework and supports consistent service quality. SWIFT, the financ...

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Arkelis to provide the global SWIFT messaging infrastructure for Commerzbank

Arkelis to provide the global SWIFT messaging infrastructure for Commerzbank

10y | SWIFT

Arkelis to provide the global SWIFT messaging infr...

Arkelis, a fully owned subsidiary of financial messaging provider SWIFT, announced today that it has been selected to provide the SWIFT messaging tech...

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SWIFT, banks and corporates pilot EBAM Central Utility
Banking

SWIFT, banks and corporates pilot EBAM Central Utility

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT, banks and corporates pilot EBAM Central Uti...

Hub solution facilitates the implementation of EBAM across banks, vendors and markets SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 9,700 fina...

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SWIFT announces 16% rebate on 2011 messaging
Banking

SWIFT announces 16% rebate on 2011 messaging

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces 16% rebate on 2011 messaging

Continued focus on cost management provides scope for year-end rebate. SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 9,700 financial institut...

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Arkelis develops Outsourced Messaging Service
Banking

Arkelis develops Outsourced Messaging Service

10y | SWIFT

Arkelis develops Outsourced Messaging Service

Arkelis, a fully owned subsidiary of financial messaging provider SWIFT, is to unveil its Outsourced Messaging service at SIBOS 2011 in Toronto on Sep...

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SWIFT and banks share insights and take action on Chinese currency business
Banking

SWIFT and banks share insights and take action on Chinese currency business

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT and banks share insights and take action on ...

SWIFT releases new intelligence about RMB internationalisation and facilitates best practice guidelines for offshore RMB settlement. SWIFT has collab...

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SWIFT launches new global economic barometer
Banking

SWIFT launches new global economic barometer

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT launches new global economic barometer

Global co-operative’s messaging traffic data offers proxy for GDP. SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 9,700 financial institutions...

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One year on, 3SKey digital identity solution thriving
Banking

One year on, 3SKey digital identity solution thriving

10y | SWIFT

One year on, 3SKey digital identity solution thriv...

Building on a successful roll-out in Europe, the digital identity solution is destined for global adoption. SWIFT, the financial messaging provider f...

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SWIFT and ICC Banking Commission collaborate on enhanced rules and tools for Trade Finance
Banking

SWIFT and ICC Banking Commission collaborate on enhanced rules and tools for Trade Finance

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT and ICC Banking Commission collaborate on en...

Declaration paves way for market acceptance of the Bank Payment Obligation instrument SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 9,700 fina...

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EBAM, digital identity, e-invoicing, SEPA… Sibos Forum for Corporates tackles hottest issues in corporate-to-bank space
Banking

EBAM, digital identity, e-invoicing, SEPA… Sibos Forum for Corporates tackles hottest issues in corporate-to-bank space

10y | SWIFT

EBAM, digital identity, e-invoicing, SEPA… Sibos F...

This year’s Forum in Toronto from 20-21 September – “Collaborating for success; harnessing end to end efficiency in cash and trade processing”- ...

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SWIFT looks to fill “payment gap” worth billions of Euros, caused by poor reference data
Banking

SWIFT looks to fill “payment gap” worth billions of Euros, caused by poor reference data

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT looks to fill “payment gap” worth billions o...

New SWIFTRef products aim to eliminate international payment errors Brussels, 6 September 2011 – SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more tha...

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Survey: Data management issues delay liquidity risk progress
Banking

Survey: Data management issues delay liquidity risk progress

10y | SWIFT

Survey: Data management issues delay liquidity ris...

New SWIFT white paper argues collaborative solutions are needed to resolve underlying data problems and enable compliance with forthcoming regulation ...

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SWIFT to develop business continuity service for Real Time Gross Settlement systems
Banking

SWIFT to develop business continuity service for Real Time Gross Settlement systems

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT to develop business continuity service for R...

The Market Infrastructure Resiliency Service, to be piloted by the Bank of England starting Q2 2013, will address market infrastructures’ need for a c...

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Collaborative solutions key for regulatory success, new white paper argues
Banking

Collaborative solutions key for regulatory success, new white paper argues

10y | SWIFT

Collaborative solutions key for regulatory success...

In an environment of uncertainty driven by unprecedented regulatory change, firms must collaborate on the adoption of standards-based approaches to mi...

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SWIFT BICPlusIBAN Directory helps corporates get SEPA-ready
Banking

SWIFT BICPlusIBAN Directory helps corporates get SEPA-ready

10y | SWIFT

SWIFT BICPlusIBAN Directory helps corporates get S...

Directory packaged for corporates enables validation and set-up of IBAN accounts in time for SEPA deadline At the end of 2012, it will become mandato...

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SWIFT selects Sword FircoSoft to support new centralised Sanctions Screening service
Banking

SWIFT selects Sword FircoSoft to support new centralised Sanctions Screening service

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT selects Sword FircoSoft to support new centr...

Centralised service based on market-leading filtering solution and list service will help small- and medium-sized banks more easily comply with sancti...

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SWIFT joins the Payments Council
Banking

SWIFT joins the Payments Council

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT joins the Payments Council

Membership allows SWIFT to help shape market practice in UK payments industry. SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 9,500 financial ...

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SWIFT Launches SSI Initiatives to Reduce Settlement Errors and Increase Automation
Banking

SWIFT Launches SSI Initiatives to Reduce Settlement Errors and Increase Automation

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT Launches SSI Initiatives to Reduce Settlemen...

New suite of services will ensure accurate settlement data and eradicate an estimated $700 million in costly payment failures SWIFT, the financial mes...

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SWIFT marks 20 year Accord milestone with commitment to ongoing matching innovation
Banking

SWIFT marks 20 year Accord milestone with commitment to ongoing matching innovation

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT marks 20 year Accord milestone with commitme...

Accord has notched up some 500 customers in its 20 years of treasury and securities matching: planned enhancements will maintain reliability and boost...

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SWIFT Strengthens Global Securities Business with New Senior Appointments
Behavior detection & predictive analytics

SWIFT Strengthens Global Securities Business with New Senior Appointments

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT Strengthens Global Securities Business with ...

Fabian Vandenreydt named Head of Securities and Treasury Markets SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 9,500 financial institutions a...

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SWIFT Sharia Compliant for Murabaha
Banking

SWIFT Sharia Compliant for Murabaha

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT Sharia Compliant for Murabaha

AAOIFI certification enables the automated processing of Murabaha treasury transactions SWIFT today announced that ISO 15022 message standards for the...

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SWIFT announces 15% rebate on 2010 messaging
Banking

SWIFT announces 15% rebate on 2010 messaging

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces 15% rebate on 2010 messaging

Rebate follows September’s announcement of 20% FIN message price reduction SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 9,500 financia...

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SWIFT announces update to financial industry’s operating system
Infrastructure/architecture

SWIFT announces update to financial industry’s operating system

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces update to financial industry’s ope...

The financial industry co-operative introduces new functionality and replaces aging technology SWIFT, the provider of global financial messaging servi...

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SWIFT launches ‘ISO 20022 For Dummies’
Infrastructure/architecture

SWIFT launches ‘ISO 20022 For Dummies’

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT launches ‘ISO 20022 For Dummies’

– New book reinforces SWIFT’s commitment to ISO 20022 Today, SWIFT announced the launch of the ‘ISO 20022 For Dummies’ book, created in cooperation wi...

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SWIFT launches 3SKey digital identity solution
Banking

SWIFT launches 3SKey digital identity solution

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT launches 3SKey digital identity solution

SWIFT Secure Signature Key offers simplified signing mechanism for corporates and financial institutions. SWIFT has launched a revolutionary digital i...

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Microsoft Announces SWIFT Recertification of BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT for Banks and Corporate Treasuries
Banking

Microsoft Announces SWIFT Recertification of BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT for Banks and Corporate Treasuries

11y | SWIFT

Microsoft Announces SWIFT Recertification of BizTa...

Microsoft continues to take the lead in driving corporate treasury technology innovation. Microsoft Corp. today announced at Sibos 2010, the industry’...

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Brown Brothers Harriman is first financial institution to join new ISO 20022 corporate actions messaging pilot over SWIFT.
Banking

Brown Brothers Harriman is first financial institution to join new ISO 20022 corporate actions messaging pilot over SWIFT.

11y | SWIFT

Brown Brothers Harriman is first financial institu...

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) and SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 9,500 financial institutions and cor...

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Isabel to deliver superior Corporate-to-Bank payment solution over SWIFT
Banking

Isabel to deliver superior Corporate-to-Bank payment solution over SWIFT

11y | SWIFT

Isabel to deliver superior Corporate-to-Bank payme...

Synergy between SWIFT and Isabel will deliver increased value to banks and corporates SWIFT, the provider of global secure financial messaging service...

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SWIFT Links Securities Matching Solution to Multiple CCPs
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

SWIFT Links Securities Matching Solution to Multiple CCPs

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT Links Securities Matching Solution to Multip...

–SWIFT to offer top prime and executing brokers the ability to direct their matched off-exchange trades to a choice of CCPs SWIFT, the financial messa...

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SWIFT to reduce message prices by an average 20 percent
Banking

SWIFT to reduce message prices by an average 20 percent

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT to reduce message prices by an average 20 pe...

Customers will save EUR 70 million in 2011. Largest price decrease since 1995. SWIFT, the provider of global financial messaging services, announced t...

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SWIFT to acquire Ambit Messaging Hub Assets from SunGard in a move that strengthens the relationship between both entities

SWIFT to acquire Ambit Messaging Hub Assets from SunGard in a move that strengthens the relationship between both entities

11y | SWIFT

SWIFT to acquire Ambit Messaging Hub Assets from S...

SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication) and SunGard announced the planned acquisition by SWIFT of the assets of SunGard’s ...

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Joint EFAMA – SWIFT Update on Progress in Fund Processing Standardization
Payments

Joint EFAMA – SWIFT Update on Progress in Fund Processing Standardization

12y | SWIFT

Joint EFAMA – SWIFT Update on Progress in Fund Pro...

The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) today published, together with SWIFT, a mid-year status report to present the evolution of ...

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BGI goes live with HSBC for Automated Managed Funds Processing using SWIFT Funds
Banking

BGI goes live with HSBC for Automated Managed Funds Processing using SWIFT Funds

12y | SWIFT

BGI goes live with HSBC for Automated Managed Fund...

One of Australia’s leading investment managers, Barclays Global Investors (BGI), has gone ‘live’ with automated funds transaction processing usi...

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Last day of the Standards Forum Daily Wrap Up
Infrastructure/architecture

Last day of the Standards Forum Daily Wrap Up

12y | SWIFT

Last day of the Standards Forum Daily Wrap Up

The last day of the Standards Forum saw more customer sessions, product demonstrations, and a positive wrap up of the week with a dynamic Auditorium s...

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Standards Forum announces the Daily wrap up
Consultants

Standards Forum announces the Daily wrap up

12y | SWIFT

Standards Forum announces the Daily wrap up

The second Sibos day again brought loads of attendees to the Standards Forum in addition to the main conference session and the first Auditorium sessi...

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Trade Services Utility reaches new milestone
Banking

Trade Services Utility reaches new milestone

12y | SWIFT

Trade Services Utility reaches new milestone

SWIFT announced today at Sibos 2009 in Hong Kong that following a flurry of new signings by banks from all over the world during recent weeks, the com...

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Banks achieve cost and efficiency savings using SWIFT’s service for workers’ remittances
Banking

Banks achieve cost and efficiency savings using SWIFT’s service for workers’ remittances

12y | SWIFT

Banks achieve cost and efficiency savings using SW...

Earlier this year, a group of banks successfully tested SWIFT’s service for workers’ remittances designed to enable fast, efficient and cost-effective...

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SWIFT and Hanse Orga AG are Alliance Lite Wholesale Partners
Banking

SWIFT and Hanse Orga AG are Alliance Lite Wholesale Partners

12y | SWIFT

SWIFT and Hanse Orga AG are Alliance Lite Wholesal...

Hanse Orga AG, Alliance Lite Wholesale Partner, develops software solutions for treasury and financial accounting that provide a global bank connectio...

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SWIFT Appoints Patrick Curtin to Head of Securities Initiatives – Americas
Banking

SWIFT Appoints Patrick Curtin to Head of Securities Initiatives – Americas

13y | SWIFT

SWIFT Appoints Patrick Curtin to Head of Securitie...

SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 8,500 institutions, has announced the appointment of Patrick Curtin as Head of Securities Initia...

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BT to Provide Telepresence Services to SWIFT
Asset management

BT to Provide Telepresence Services to SWIFT

13y | SWIFT

BT to Provide Telepresence Services to SWIFT

BT announced today the signature of a three-year managed services contract with SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 8,600 institutio...

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Syntesys Group Launches Pilot Programme
Banking

Syntesys Group Launches Pilot Programme

13y | SWIFT

Syntesys Group Launches Pilot Programme

Syntesys Group, SWIFT Regional partner for Austria, France, Germany, Liechtenstein & Switzerland announces its new Pilot Programme for their Corp...

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J.P. Morgan Announces Successful Pilot of Swift Alliance Lite
Banking

J.P. Morgan Announces Successful Pilot of Swift Alliance Lite

13y | SWIFT

J.P. Morgan Announces Successful Pilot of Swift Al...

J.P. Morgan’s Treasury Services business has successfully completed a pilot of SWIFT Alliance Lite, SWIFT’s new internet-based interface to enable SWI...

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SWIFT Appoints Eileen Dignen to Head of Banking Initiatives - Americas
Banking

SWIFT Appoints Eileen Dignen to Head of Banking Initiatives - Americas

13y | SWIFT

SWIFT Appoints Eileen Dignen to Head of Banking In...

SWIFT, the financial messaging provider for more than 8,300 institutions, has announced the appointment of Eileen Dignen as Head of Banking Initiative...

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Major prime brokers select SWIFT to provide new trade-date matching solution
Risk management

Major prime brokers select SWIFT to provide new trade-date matching solution

13y | SWIFT

Major prime brokers select SWIFT to provide new tr...

SWIFT is working with six of the world’s major prime brokers to develop and operate a centralised pre-settlement matching solution to reduce the cost ...

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SWIFT opens office in San Francisco to support growth in North America
Treasury

SWIFT opens office in San Francisco to support growth in North America

13y | SWIFT

SWIFT opens office in San Francisco to support gro...

SWIFT announced today it has expanded its North American presence with the addition of an office in San Francisco, California, to meet the needs of mo...

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SWIFT’s leadership team in Americas region strengthened by new appointment
Consultants

SWIFT’s leadership team in Americas region strengthened by new appointment

13y | SWIFT

SWIFT’s leadership team in Americas region strengt...

SWIFT announced today that Chris Church will join SWIFT in August as Chief Executive Americas and Global Head of Securities. He will report to SWIFT C...

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SEPA is alive and kicking!
Banking

SEPA is alive and kicking!

14y | SWIFT

SEPA is alive and kicking!

On 28 January 2008, major European banks successfully sent their first live SEPA Credit Transfers over SWIFTNet. This marks a great achievement for th...

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SWIFT’s BICPlusIBAN and SEPA Routing directories ensure a smooth start with SEPA
Banking

SWIFT’s BICPlusIBAN and SEPA Routing directories ensure a smooth start with SEPA

14y | SWIFT

SWIFT’s BICPlusIBAN and SEPA Routing directories e...

The Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) is only weeks away from its official start date, and it is more important than ever for the financial industry to...

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SWIFT announces new fixed fee pricing option for high volume customers
Asset management

SWIFT announces new fixed fee pricing option for high volume customers

14y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces new fixed fee pricing option for h...

SWIFT is changing its approach to pricing to reflect the diversity of its customer base. Effective 1 January 2008, high-volume customers can opt for a...

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Avox chosen by SWIFT to maintain financial industry BIC database
Asset management

Avox chosen by SWIFT to maintain financial industry BIC database

14y | SWIFT

Avox chosen by SWIFT to maintain financial industr...

Avox, the leading counterparty data verification network, announced today that it was chosen by SWIFT, the global financial cooperative, for the clean...

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Euroclear selects SWIFT to provide secure messaging for new
Banking

Euroclear selects SWIFT to provide secure messaging for new

14y | SWIFT

Euroclear selects SWIFT to provide secure messagin...

Euroclear and SWIFT announced today that SWIFT has been selected as one of Euroclear’s key providers of secure messaging services for its CommonCommun...

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SWIFT launches SEPA Testing Programme
Banking

SWIFT launches SEPA Testing Programme

14y | SWIFT

SWIFT launches SEPA Testing Programme

Testing environment ready one month ahead of scheduleSWIFT announced today that the SEPA Testing Programme has started nearly one month ahead of sched...

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SWIFT AGM approves new ‘Financial Market Regulators’ category
Banking

SWIFT AGM approves new ‘Financial Market Regulators’ category

14y | SWIFT

SWIFT AGM approves new ‘Financial Market Regulator...

Making it easier for the community to meet global reporting obligationsSWIFT announced today shareholders unanimously approved the addition of Financi...

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SWIFT 2007 price reductions reach 10.4% to date
Banking

SWIFT 2007 price reductions reach 10.4% to date

14y | SWIFT

SWIFT 2007 price reductions reach 10.4% to date

Record traffic growth enables SWIFT to offer additional savings to itscustomersSWIFT announced today that the Board has approved new price reductions ...

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Six major ACHs join SWIFT SEPA Testing
Banking

Six major ACHs join SWIFT SEPA Testing

14y | SWIFT

Six major ACHs join SWIFT SEPA Testing

ACHs recommend European banks participate in SWIFT programmeSWIFT announced today that six Automated Clearing Houses (ACHs) processing the majority of...

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SWIFT reports record traffic and strong financial results for 2006
Banking

SWIFT reports record traffic and strong financial results for 2006

14y | SWIFT

SWIFT reports record traffic and strong financial ...

SWIFT announced today it experienced strong growth in all major markets in 2006. A traffic increase of 13.7% and sustained financial performance have ...

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Secure email product for SWIFT users available today
Infrastructure/architecture

Secure email product for SWIFT users available today

14y | SWIFT

Secure email product for SWIFT users available tod...

SWIFT announced today it has launched SWIFTNet Mail: a new product that combines the speed and ease-of-use of desktop email with the security, resilie...

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SWIFT announces new CEO
Consultants

SWIFT announces new CEO

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces new CEO

SWIFT Executive Lázaro Campos to succeed Leonard H. SchrankThe SWIFT Chairman and Board of Directors following its meeting on 16 February announced to...

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SWIFT launches enhanced ‘SWIFT for Corporates’ offering
Banking

SWIFT launches enhanced ‘SWIFT for Corporates’ offering

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT launches enhanced ‘SWIFT for Corporates’ off...

Corporates and financial institutions embrace new corporate access model to SWIFTSWIFT announced today its enhanced corporate to bank access model is ...

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SWIFT announces new 2007 price reductions
Banking

SWIFT announces new 2007 price reductions

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces new 2007 price reductions

FIN prices to drop by 6.4%; Board also raises 2006 rebate from 5% to 7%SWIFT announced today the Board has approved a new set of messaging price reduc...

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SWIFT strongly objects to advisory opinion from WP 29
Behavior detection & predictive analytics

SWIFT strongly objects to advisory opinion from WP 29

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT strongly objects to advisory opinion from WP...

Global solution needed to balance data privacy concerns with security and public safetySWIFT strongly objects to the opinion of the EU’s Article 29 Wo...

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SWIFTNet Exceptions & Investigations now live
Banking

SWIFTNet Exceptions & Investigations now live

15y | SWIFT

SWIFTNet Exceptions & Investigations now live

Major financial institutions and corporates choose new SWIFTSolution to automate payments-related enquiriesSWIFT announced today that 17 financial ins...

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17 banks to start SEPA testing with SWIFT
Banking

17 banks to start SEPA testing with SWIFT

15y | SWIFT

17 banks to start SEPA testing with SWIFT

Major banks to test compliance of payments with SEPA standards across Eurozone from Q3 2007SWIFT announced today that 17 major banks will test complia...

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SWIFTNet Trade Services Utility – advance sales confirm strong interest
Banking

SWIFTNet Trade Services Utility – advance sales confirm strong interest

15y | SWIFT

SWIFTNet Trade Services Utility – advance sales co...

Countdown to commercial launchSWIFT announced today that 18 banks have contracted for the SWIFTNet Trade Services Utility commercial product in advanc...

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SWIFT introduces enhanced ‘SWIFT for Corporates’ offering
Banking

SWIFT introduces enhanced ‘SWIFT for Corporates’ offering

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT introduces enhanced ‘SWIFT for Corporates’ o...

Major banks and corporates lead pilot programme for a new corporate access modelSWIFT announced today it has launched the pilot programme of its new c...

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SWIFT announces 2006 rebate on all messaging
Banking

SWIFT announces 2006 rebate on all messaging

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces 2006 rebate on all messaging

Strong financial results provide scope for at least a 5% rebate on top of July price reductions and free hardware security modules for Phase 2 SWIFT a...

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Hong Kong banking community chooses SWIFTNet as primary messaging platform
Banking

Hong Kong banking community chooses SWIFTNet as primary messaging platform

15y | SWIFT

Hong Kong banking community chooses SWIFTNet as pr...

SWIFT extends reach in Asia-PacificSWIFT announced today the Board of Directors of Hong Kong Interbank Clearing Limited (HKICL) and the Hong Kong Mone...

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SWIFT supports calls for EU-US talks on security and data privacy
Behavior detection & predictive analytics

SWIFT supports calls for EU-US talks on security and data privacy

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT supports calls for EU-US talks on security a...

Urges solution at EU-US governmental levelsBelgian Prime Minister Verhofstadt today announced the conclusions of the Belgian Data Privacy Commission a...

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SWIFT works together with banks and corporates to implement ISO 20022 cash management standards
Banking

SWIFT works together with banks and corporates to implement ISO 20022 cash management standards

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT works together with banks and corporates to ...

Inception of XML standards in the corporate-to-bank spaceSWIFT is working with banks and corporates to implement the ISO 20022 cash management and pay...

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SWIFT to provide FpML messaging services over SWIFTNet
Risk management

SWIFT to provide FpML messaging services over SWIFTNet

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT to provide FpML messaging services over SWIF...

Standardised and secure messaging for derivatives to foster automation and reduce riskBRUSSELS, Friday, 30 June 2006—SWIFT today announced that it has...

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SWIFT Board elects new Chairman and Deputy Chairman
Banking

SWIFT Board elects new Chairman and Deputy Chairman

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT Board elects new Chairman and Deputy Chairma...

Five new Directors join the BoardBRUSSELS, 15 June 2006—SWIFT announced today the election of Mr. Yawar Shah as Chairman of the Board. Mr. Shah replac...

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SWIFT AGM overwhelmingly approves new corporate category
Banking

SWIFT AGM overwhelmingly approves new corporate category

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT AGM overwhelmingly approves new corporate ca...

Facilitates corporate access to multiple banksBRUSSELS, 15 June 2006—SWIFT announced today shareholders overwhelmingly approved by 98.6% the addition ...

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SWIFT announces major price reductions and commercial actions
Behavior detection & predictive analytics

SWIFT announces major price reductions and commercial actions

15y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces major price reductions and commerc...

SWIFT achieves pricing challenge of 50% reduction over 2002-2006Brussels, 14 June 2006 – SWIFT, the industry-owned global financial messaging cooperat...

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Joe Eng, SWIFT Executive and CIO, to leave SWIFT
Asset management

Joe Eng, SWIFT Executive and CIO, to leave SWIFT

15y | SWIFT

Joe Eng, SWIFT Executive and CIO, to leave SWIFT

Michael Fish, SWIFT Deputy CIO, promoted to Executive level as new SWIFT CIO Brussels, 22nd May 2006 – Leonard H. Schrank, SWIFT CEO, announced today ...

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SWIFT announces strong 2005 financial results
Banking

SWIFT announces strong 2005 financial results

16y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces strong 2005 financial results

Traffic up, prices down and a rebate for the fourth year runningBelgium advancesBRUSSELS, 10 May 2006 – SWIFT, the industry-owned global financial mes...

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SWIFT Extends its Partnership with NYFIX
Treasury

SWIFT Extends its Partnership with NYFIX

16y | SWIFT

SWIFT Extends its Partnership with NYFIX

HONG KONG, April 18, 2006 – SWIFT is pleased to announce an agreement with NYFIX to offer a reduced rate on the Appia ® FIX engine to all participants...

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Fidelity and Citco go live on SWIFTNet Funds
Payments

Fidelity and Citco go live on SWIFTNet Funds

16y | SWIFT

Fidelity and Citco go live on SWIFTNet Funds

Major industry players implement a new level of automation for fundsBRUSSELS, 11 April 2006 — SWIFT announced today that Fidelity and Citco are now se...

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Key milestone reached in the elimination of Giovannini Barrier 1
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

Key milestone reached in the elimination of Giovannini Barrier 1

16y | SWIFT

Key milestone reached in the elimination of Giovan...

SWIFT releases communication protocol for European securities clearing and settlement Brussels, 3 April 2006 — SWIFT released today on behalf of the I...

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ISO message standards will be ready for MiFID, SWIFT forms industry working group; completes initial MiFID analysis
Consultants

ISO message standards will be ready for MiFID, SWIFT forms industry working group; completes initial MiFID analysis

16y | SWIFT

ISO message standards will be ready for MiFID, SW...

Brussels, 15 December 2005—SWIFT announced today the completion of its initial analysis of the impact of MiFID (Markets in Financial Instruments Direc...

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SWIFT raises 2005 rebate to 7% , New UK Board Members Elected
Asset management

SWIFT raises 2005 rebate to 7% , New UK Board Members Elected

16y | SWIFT

SWIFT raises 2005 rebate to 7% , New UK Board Memb...

BRUSSELS, 12 December 2005—SWIFT announced today the Board of Directors has raised its rebate for 2005 from 5%, previously announced on 7 November 200...

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SWIFT wins 2005 ICT Trends award for SWIFTWatch product
Consultants

SWIFT wins 2005 ICT Trends award for SWIFTWatch product

16y | SWIFT

SWIFT wins 2005 ICT Trends award for SWIFTWatch pr...

New business intelligence products recognised for innovative use of information communications technologyBRUSSELS, 24 November 2005—SWIFT announced to...

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SWIFT announces 5% rebate for 2005
Asset management

SWIFT announces 5% rebate for 2005

16y | SWIFT

SWIFT announces 5% rebate for 2005

Strong financial performance provides scope for year-end rebate on top of previously announced mid-year price reductionsBRUSSELS, 7 November 2005—SWIF...

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SWIFT brings in new talent to gear up for 2010
Banking

SWIFT brings in new talent to gear up for 2010

16y | SWIFT

SWIFT brings in new talent to gear up for 2010

SWIFT is recruiting new senior staff from a wide range of backgrounds to position the company for the years ahead. The move is part of SWIFT’s strateg...

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SWIFT and Loeb Partners Corporation Ink Letter of Intent
Middleware/SOA infrastucture

SWIFT and Loeb Partners Corporation Ink Letter of Intent

17y | SWIFT

SWIFT and Loeb Partners Corporation Ink Letter of ...

Atlanta, GA – 11 October 2004Loeb Partners Corporation announced today that it has reached agreement on a Letter of Intent (LOI) with SWIFT for Loeb t...

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SWIFT Awards Gold Certification to Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT
Banking

SWIFT Awards Gold Certification to Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT

17y | SWIFT

SWIFT Awards Gold Certification to Microsoft BizTa...

Banesto and Sekerbank Are Among Financial Institutions Implementing Accredited Solution for Cost-Effective SWIFT Connectivity, Which Speeds Securities...

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