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Blockchain – Progression in securities markets?

Blockchain solutions for payments seem about a dime a dozen. BNY Mellon’s Tom Casteleyn explains the latest DLT trends impacting securities.

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Total messages 2018 Growth YTD Network availability 2018
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Alfa-Bank goes live with SWIFT’s global payments innovation service

Alfa-Bank leverages SWIFT gpi to provide its clients with increased speed, transparency and predictability of payments
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SWIFT CRO, Dina Quraishi, speaks to Risk Magazine

Dina Quraishi, CRO at SWIFT, talks to Risk.net about SWIFT’s approach risk and how technology can be both a threat and an...
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Standard MT Release 2018 - Mandatory changes in category 1 and category 2

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Emerging financial crime threats for 2018

In a recent interview with ACAMS Today, three industry experts discuss the financial crime threats affecting the industry and possible solutions.
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Blockchain – Progression in securities markets?

Blockchain solutions for payments seem about a dime a dozen. BNY Mellon’s Tom Casteleyn explains the latest DLT trends impacting securities.
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Standard Chartered goes live for US Dollar gpi services

Standard Chartered leverages SWIFT gpi to provide its customers with increased speed, transparency and predictability of payments
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Riding the trending wave of SMI cross-border links

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Leo Punt speaks at the Forum Europe’s 5th Annual European Cybersecurity Conference

Annual conference draws together policy makers and experts on cyber security
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The evolving cyber threat to the global banking community

Expert report showcases insights learnt from forensic studies of cyber-attacks on customers around the world, illustrating the sophistication of attackers’ tactics and...
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Business Forum Madrid 2017

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Payments Data Quality service: BNP Paribas sets the pace

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Leveraging international standards to unify emerging financial technologies

New paper discusses the value of ISO 20022 standards in the evolving FinTech landscape
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Ericsson Selects SWIFT for Standardisation and Automation

Ericsson announced it will use SWIFT MT 798 messages for standardising and automating the communication with its financial institutions
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