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SWIFT News archive - 2014

16 Dec 2014SWIFT Institute research highlights five enablers for implementation of successful regional payments projectsPress release
16 Dec 2014PSF community focuses on building for the futureEvents
11 Dec 2014SWIFT’s KYC Registry goes live for correspondent banks worldwidePress release
10 Dec 2014SWIFT Institute publishes new paper on financial stabilityPress release
10 Dec 2014SWIFT appoints new Chief AuditorPress release
09 Dec 2014SWIFT Innotribe opens applications for the 2015 Innotribe Startup ChallengePress release
08 Dec 2014SWIFT survey finds only 39% of banks confirm payments in real-timePress release
02 Dec 2014SWIFT enters into real-time retail domestic paymentsPress release
01 Dec 2014SWIFT Business Forum Romania explores compliance and innovationBusiness Forum
28 Nov 2014BCG and SWIFT publish annual Global Payments reportPayments
27 Nov 2014Joint SWIFT/EFAMA report shows encouraging increase of fund processing standardisationPress release
26 Nov 201450 countries are now using the RMB for more than 10% of their payments value with China and Hong KongPress release
25 Nov 2014Italian community highlights relevance of SWIFT in complianceEvents
25 Nov 2014SWIFT expands Corporate Services Centre in Kuala LumpurPress release
25 Nov 2014SWIFT highlights the four key factors that are set to shape the development of Africa’s securities marketsPress release
20 Nov 2014SWIFT Business Forum Singapore discusses Lion City’s role in the era of global re-regulationBusiness Forum
19 Nov 2014SWIFT partners with National Bank of Abu Dhabi for treasury forumsPress release
19 Nov 2014Standards and market practice key for corporate actions automation successEvents
18 Nov 2014Bank of the Philippine Islands adopts SWIFT’s Sanctions Screening servicePress release
14 Nov 2014Strong client engagement at the third MyStandards User Group Standards
12 Nov 2014SWIFT addresses the Know Your Customer’s Customer compliance challengePress release
12 Nov 2014Japan Business Forum returns to Asia Pacific region this yearEvents
30 Oct 2014RMB reaches record levels of payments activity between offshore centresPress release
20 Oct 2014SWIFT India strengthens collaboration with local financial community Press release
17 Oct 2014SWIFT advisory on fighting illegal financial activitiesGeneral
15 Oct 2014Market participants embrace the direct route to T2S as 2015 deadline approachesSecurities
06 Oct 2014SWIFT Sanctions StatementPress release
02 Oct 2014Make plans now for Sibos 2015 in SingaporeSibos
02 Oct 2014SWIFT Innotribe announces the winners of the 2014 Startup ChallengePress release
02 Oct 2014Central Bank of Nigeria advocates SWIFT’s Sanctions Screening to Nigerian banking communityPress release
01 Oct 2014SWIFT extends Alliance Lite2 to business applicationsPress release
01 Oct 2014Intelligent innovationSibos
01 Oct 2014Taking a Step Forward: SWIFT and Deutsche Bank Integrate MyStandards into Deutsche Bank’s Autobahn App MarketPress release
30 Sep 2014Market participants embrace the direct route to T2S as 2015 deadline approachesPress release
30 Sep 2014New Capital Markets Industry Structure EmergingPress release
29 Sep 2014SWIFT to launch new business intelligence solution for securities markets Press release
29 Sep 2014SWIFT offers free access to The KYC Registry for participating banksPress release
29 Sep 2014Welcome to Boston!Sibos
29 Sep 2014EMEA: Still evolving, still growingSibos
29 Sep 2014SWIFT delivers multi-year price reduction plan one year ahead of schedulePress release
26 Sep 2014Protect your personal data – email phishing scamsData Privacy
25 Sep 2014Global adoption of RMB grows by 35 percentPress release
19 Sep 2014The Standards Forum takes to AsiaEvents
18 Sep 2014European Parliament ResolutionPress release
17 Sep 2014Hong Kong RTGS to adopt SWIFT’s market infrastructure resiliency servicePress release
09 Sep 2014SWIFT’s Sanctions Screening service surpasses 200 customers worldwidePress release
04 Sep 2014SWIFT to launch Islamic Finance rulebookPress release
04 Sep 2014SWIFT Innotribe announces finalists for the Startup Challenge Grand Finale at Sibos BostonPress release
26 Aug 2014European hubs are fuelling RMB InternationalisationPress release
19 Aug 2014SWIFT appoints new country head for JapanPress release
04 Aug 2014Fabian Vandenreydt named as one of the 40 leaders of fintech in EuropeInnotribe
01 Aug 2014Banks ‘better together’ on KYCCompliance
29 Jul 2014South Korea cracks the top ten in RMB paymentsPress release
25 Jul 2014Check out the preview edition of SWIFT@SibosSibos
24 Jul 2014New BCBS intraday liquidity reporting tools present data challenges for the banking communityPress release
22 Jul 2014Six additional major banks join SWIFT’s KYC Registry initiativePress release
10 Jul 2014Leading technology innovation in the Trade industryTrade
08 Jul 2014African Regional Conference highlights drive for intra-Africa developmentEvents
08 Jul 2014The Filipino community comes together to celebrate 30 years of collaboration with SWIFTBusiness Forum
07 Jul 2014Talking Standards in UtrechtStandards
04 Jul 2014Business Forum Turkey highlights the country’s potential as a financial centreEvents
01 Jul 2014SWIFT publishes new white paper on resiliencyPayments
26 Jun 2014The Renminbi is the second most used currency for cross border payments with China and Hong KongPress release
26 Jun 2014T2S conference highlights need for investments today to secure survival tomorrowEvents
25 Jun 2014LARC 2014 - Unlocking the power of collaborationEvents
18 Jun 2014SWIFT Expands Compliance Services Team with New AppointmentsPress release
18 Jun 2014SWIFT helps industry drive harmonisation benefits of T2SEvents
17 Jun 2014Matching of Derivative confirmations – now extended to Commodities OptionsTreasury
13 Jun 2014SWIFT announces management changePress release
12 Jun 2014Trade industry progressing towards digitisationEvents
09 Jun 2014SWIFT Innotribe announces the five finalists of its Startup Challenge in New YorkPress release
06 Jun 2014Reaping the benefits of market reform in the Russian financial marketBusiness Forum
03 Jun 2014The United States jumps ahead of Taiwan as an offshore RMB clearing centrePress release
30 May 2014German SWIFT community gathers at first Business Forum in FrankfurtBusiness Forum
27 May 2014SWIFT opens office in Mexico City as part of its growth strategy for Latin AmericaPress release
22 May 2014Banks and corporates use SWIFT for OTC derivatives reportingPayments
21 May 2014Compliance and cyber drive agenda at SWIFT Business Forum LondonEvents
21 May 2014SWIFT Innotribe announces American semi-finalists for its 2014 Startup ChallengePress release
19 May 2014SWIFT Innotribe announces the five finalists of its Startup Challenge in SingaporePress release
08 May 2014Data Protection Authorities confirm positive conclusion to investigationPress release
06 May 2014SWIFT Innotribe announces Asian semi-finalists for its 2014 Startup ChallengePress release
06 May 2014Banco Nacional de Angola Implements SWIFT Sanctions ScreeningPress release
05 May 2014Business Forum Canada 2014 is focused on the futureBusiness Forum
02 May 2014SWIFT Innotribe announces the five finalists of its Startup Challenge LondonPress release
30 Apr 2014Steady rise in standardisation of cross-border funds processing in 2013Funds
29 Apr 2014No ‘Big Bang’ move to a post-T2S worldPress release
29 Apr 2014SWIFT launches Compliance Analytics Service to help banks manage financial crime riskPress release
28 Apr 2014Singapore overtakes London as top RMB offshore clearing centre after Hong KongPress release
24 Apr 2014SWIFT launches new reference data directory for financial institutions and corporatesPress release
18 Apr 2014Bank readiness certification - an essential tool for multi-banked CorporatesCorporates
17 Apr 2014SWIFT and LSE debate the future of financial standards at Level 39Standards
14 Apr 2014SWIFT Statement on OpenSSLPress release
14 Apr 2014Indian financial community celebrates launch of SWIFT IndiaEvents
10 Apr 2014SWIFT Innotribe announces European semi-finalists for its 2014 Startup ChallengePress release
09 Apr 2014Sibos announces Boston opening and closing plenary speakersPress release
08 Apr 2014Business Forum Bahrain outlines sustainable future for Kingdom’s finance sectorEvents
08 Apr 2014SWIFT appoints Fineksus as Business Partner for the Middle East and TurkeyPress release
31 Mar 2014Business Forum New York 2014 focuses on complianceBusiness Forum
27 Mar 2014SWIFT expands Compliance Services portfolio with Omnicision acquisitionPress release
26 Mar 2014RMB Adoption is on the Rise in AustraliaPress release
18 Mar 2014Through the Startup Challenge, Innotribe provides the SWIFT community with valuable insights into fintech innovationInnotribe
18 Mar 2014SWIFT India announces its launch in IndiaPress release
12 Mar 2014MyStandards Readiness Portal helps ease onboarding processEvents
12 Mar 2014SWIFT selected as connectivity channel for Malaysia’s new payment systemPress release
10 Mar 2014SWIFT launches a new Business Continuity service to support High Value Payment SystemsPress release
05 Mar 2014JASDEC going live on SWIFTPress release
04 Mar 2014Major Banks Join Forces with SWIFT to Manage KYC Compliance Challenges Press release
28 Feb 2014SWIFT CEO Gottfried Leibbrandt speaks at European Commission High Level Conference on Cyber-SecurityPress release
27 Feb 2014Chinese Renminbi Overtakes the Swiss Franc as a World Payments CurrencyPress release
26 Feb 2014SWIFT launches MyStandards Readiness PortalPress release
21 Feb 2014Faster not always betterDialogue
17 Feb 2014Nigeria’s RTGS goes live on SWIFTPress release
14 Feb 2014Volcker in full swingDialogue
05 Feb 2014Banks’ leading role turns to supporting castDialogue
04 Feb 2014Huawei becomes first AP corporate customer for Premium Custom ServiceProducts and Services
04 Feb 2014Latest news about MT Category 7 enhancementsStandards
30 Jan 2014SWIFT Institute announces research agenda for 2014Press release
29 Jan 2014Moving with cautionDialogue
27 Jan 2014Down to the very last detailProducts and Services
24 Jan 2014SWIFT shows readiness to help Russia’s banks meet sanctions challengeEvents
23 Jan 2014RMB breaks into the top ten most-used currencies for paymentsPress release
23 Jan 2014Basel’s big balancing actDialogue
17 Jan 2014The Bitcoin conundrumDialogue
16 Jan 2014The Volvo Group joins SWIFT to increase competitivenessTrade
14 Jan 2014SWIFT eases trade reporting for EMIR compliancePress release
13 Jan 2014Boring is the new exciting, Nordics conference findsEvents
08 Jan 2014March 2014: new version of myProfile on swift.com Support
07 Jan 2014SWIFT announces KYC Registry and dedicated Financial Crime Compliance unitPress release
07 Jan 2014KGI becomes first Taiwanese securities firm joining SWIFTPress release
07 Jan 2014Take five: finance sector themes for 2014Dialogue
02 Jan 2014SWIFT announces 2013 rebate of EUR 33 millionPress release
03 Mar 2013Widening corridors across the PacificDialogue