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Business Forum Switzerland 2018

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SWIFT & BAE Joint Report: defences

Episode 4 looks at the different techniques for defending against cyber attacks

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SWIFTNet Instant to provide access to EBA CLEARING’s RT1 system

Latest partnership helps maximize instant payments access for the European financial community


Payments standards changes for 2020 and why you should act now

SWIFT FIN Standards Release 2020 prepares the community for a more systematic approach to compliance


Customer Security Programme (CSP)

Reinforcing the security of the global banking system


SWIFT and SAP join forces to enhance the corporate to bank experience for treasurers

Partnership will enable seamless treasury management connectivity with financial institutions


Three major banks in Indonesia join SWIFT gpi

Indonesia joins the world’s largest cross-border payments initiative


SWIFT completes landmark DLT PoC

• PoC successfully delivers business functionalities
• DLT instance meets governance, security and data privacy requirements
• ISO 20022 data model and UETR pivotal to improving Nostro processes
• DLT a strategic priority for SWIFT


Reliance Industries pioneers the corporate-to-bank trade flows with Citi using SWIFT platform in India

Citi becomes the first global bank and an early adopter of the corporate-to-bank trade flows


SWIFT gpi reduces cross-border payment times to minutes, even seconds

SWIFT announces today that more than 100 billion USD in SWIFT gpi messages are being sent every day, enabling payments to be credited to end beneficiaries within minutes - many within seconds.


SWIFT revolutionises Australian banking with real-time payments

Next steps of global instant payments strategy underway in Europe, Asia and the Americas


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

Digital usage on services such as SWIFT gpi sets the stage for improved RMB growth

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Growth in payments drives SWIFT annual traffic to exceed 7 billion message mark

Operational performance evidence SWIFT’s capacity to meet market needs


SWIFT and CSD community advance blockchain for post-trade

SWIFT and central securities depositories join forces to demonstrate the value of standards in distributed ledger technology for securities markets, such as proxy voting and digital assets

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SWIFT Institute challenges university students to help secure personal banking data

The 2018 SWIFT Institute Challenge calls on Australian-based students to devise new ways and means of protecting personal information in an open banking environment.

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