Swift is to push the gospel of global interoperability for the ISO 20022 messaging standard to the very top of the payments food chain with the formation of a High Value Payment taskforce comprised of global banks and major market infrastructure providers.
WIFT announces today that Brazil based Banco Original is now using The Know Your Customer (KYC) Registry, SWIFT’s centralised repository which maintains a standardised set of information about financial institutions required for KYC compliance.
SWIFT announces the launch of a campaign to increase awareness for existing security features in its interface products.
Swift today announces that Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) has implemented its entire SWIFT Watch portfolio of solutions to analyse the bank’s traffic across its network.
Speaking at a major cyber security industry event, SWIFT’s Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) this week underlined the importance of SWIFT’s Customer Security Programme (CSP) in driving greater cyber threat information sharing.
Innotribe, the innovation arm of Swift, is expanding its capacity at the messaging co-operative's annual Sibos jamboree by 50%, but don't expect any chat about distributed ledger technologies, which has now been swallowed up by the mainstream event.
The central bank of the Philippines has levied a record $21.3 million dollar fine on Rizal Commercial Banking Corp (RCBC) for its part in the massive $81 billion Bangladesh cyber heist.
Visa, MasterCard, WorldPay and others in the payments sector can relax: Bitcoin will remain a niche player and blockchain technology poses little risk, according to a new report from Credit Suisse, which has less comforting news for Swift.
Swift Scope has been named by Deutsche Bank Global Transaction Banking (GTB), a global services provider to other financial institutions, as the preferred solution for intraday liquidity reporting requirements.
SWIFT announces today that ICICI Bank and AXIS Bank are the first Indian banks to sign up for its global payments innovation initiative.
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