873 results about this entity

Period: 22 Jul 2008 - 04 Jul 2024


Big banks back Swift's new platform and ISO 20022 roadmap

Messaging network Swift has secured support from six leading global banks for the forthcoming roll out of its new transaction management platform, which is set to go live in November 2022.


IntellectEU payment tracking product gets Swift gpi for corporates label

IntellectEU is pleased to announce that payLOCATOR, an innovative payment tracking solution enabling direct access to payment information for bank's clients and their counterparties, has recently received a SWIFT gpi for Corporates label.


Icici Bank ties up with Swift for account-to-account remittances

ICICI Bank today announced that it has tied up with SWIFT to offer a facility that helps overseas partner banks to send instant remittances on behalf of their customers to the beneficiary in India.


Swift makes its case for place in CBDC world

Swift has a unique role to play in a payments ecosystem that includes central bank digital currencies, according to a joint paper from Accenture and...Swift.


UAE central bank taps Swift to speed up cross-border payments

The Central Bank of the UAE (CBUAE) announced that it has been working with SWIFT on an initiative to further enhance the speed and transparency of cross-border payments.


Citi offers clients service insights with Swift gpi Case Resolution integration

Citi Treasury and Trade Solutions (TTS) launches Citi Service Insights (CSI) with SWIFT gpi Case Resolution integration.


Federal Reserve announces ISO 20022 specifications for initial launch of FedNow

The Federal Reserve has released message specifications for the initial launch of its FedNow Service for instant payments based on the standard set by the International Organization for Standardization, or ISO.


Swift cans in-person Sibos for second year in succession

The Covid-19 pandemic has put paid to Swift's physical international banking conference Sibos for the second year in a row, consigning the event to a digital-only format.


BIS Innovation Hub and Swift announce winners of ISO 20022 and API hackathon

The BIS Innovation Hub and SWIFT today announced the winners of the ISO 20022 hackathon, which invited teams to build and showcase solutions that enhance cross-border payments, using the ISO 20022 standard for payments messages and application programming interfaces (APIs).


Swift and ICC bid to create industry standard for ESG due diligence

Swift's KYC Registry has become the first market utility to embed the International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) Sustainable Trade Finance Guidelines, making it easier for financial institutions to identify environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks in their supply chains.


Western Union integrates with Swift gpi

Western Union Business Solutions, the payments arm of the Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, announced the expansion of its global capabilities, bringing faster and more transparent payment services to business customers. Western Union Business Solutions has integrated SWIFT Global Payment Initiative and increased its international currency options within its WU Mass Payments API to 130.


SETL hires former Swift and Ripple exec Marjan Delatinne

Blockchain settlement and payment infrastructure provider SETL has hired former Ripple executive Marjan Delatinne to lead its payments business.


BIS and Swift to host ISO 20022 hackathon

The Bank for International Settlements and Swift are to run an ISO 20022 and API hackathon in a global search for new ways to make cross-border payments faster, cheaper and more transparent.


Pelican supports Swift low-value payments project

Pelican today announced its support for SWIFT as it develops a new service for low value cross-border payments.


Swift and China's central bank form JV

Swift has set up a joint venture with the Chinese central bank's digital currency research institute and clearing centre.


Swift Community Update: Payments transformation in the UK

Financial institutions in the UK have faced a variety of challenges this year, including the complexities of the geopolitical environment and new and challenging macro factors caused by Covid-19 that will extend into the coming years.


BofA launches cross-border payment tracker; expands Swift gpi support

Bank of America, a charter member of SWIFT Global Payments Innovation (gpi), announced today the launch of a CashPro® self-service tool that allows clients to have real-time visibility into their international payments.


Lloyds Bank is first in the world to connect to Swift gpi Instant

Lloyds Bank in the UK has become the first bank to switch on Swift gpi Instant, a new service from the Brussels-based interbank co-operative that enables consumers and businesses to send tracked payments in seconds across borders.


The benefits of SWIFTs bold new transaction management model

Harry Newman, Head of Payments Strategy, SWIFT, speaking during EBAday 2020 about the recent announcement made by SWIFT about a bold new strategy that involves moving from messaging towards a transaction management model, what the strategy will entail, the challenges it addresses, and how it will benefit financial institutions and their end customers.


EBAday 2020: Lack of technical understanding a challenge for ISO 20022 adoption

Despite being waist-deep in its transition toward ISO 20022, the migration strategies held by financial institutions and schemes are still riddled with complexities.