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Extremity as if breakfast agreement

Instant payment gateway will deliver single, low cost access to multiple market operators

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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

building

Customer Security Programme (CSP)

Reinforcing the security of the global banking system

DLT

SWIFT and Accenture outline path to Distributed Ledger Technology

New paper analyses the opportunities and challenges of distributed ledger technology in financial services; identifies key factors for success

Payments

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

Business Forum

Bank of Tanzania to open SWIFT Business Forum East Africa

Dr. Bernard Yohana Kibesse, Deputy Governor, Bank of Tanzania, will speak at the second SWIFT Business Forum East Africa

Compliance

Belize’s Central Bank adopts SWIFT Sanctions Screening

A move that further strengthens compliance programs across the Latin American region

Renminbi

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

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

GPI

Global corporates urge banks to use SWIFT gpi

Six global Swiss companies say SWIFT gpi addresses their pain points around speed, transparency, and tracking of cross-border payments

SWIFT Institute

Open Home: Transformation in financial services

New SWIFT Institute Working Paper on Open APIs published

Compliance

SWIFT extends KYC Registry membership to all supervised financial institutions

Community-driven move increases transparency and supports know your customer compliance across the industry

Innotribe

Oz Forensics, SCORISTA and TalkBank win Innotribe’s 2017 Startup Challenge for Russia

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

Innotribe

Innotribe selects 10 startups to compete in the first edition of the Startup Challenge for Russia

The successful companies will pitch their products in St. Petersburg on 14 July 2017, during Bank of Russia’s International Financial Congress

GPI

22 additional global banks join the SWIFT gpi blockchain proof of concept

With its global reach, SWIFT gpi is regarded by banks as the natural place to collaborate and innovate cross-border payments

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