Monthly FIN traffic evolution
In November 2017, SWIFT recorded an average of 29.06 million FIN messages per day. Traffic grew by +7.8% versus November 2016, which brings the year-to-date growth to +8.9%. Reporting messages contributed to 57% of the year-to-date growth and represented 47% of the total traffic.
Daily FIN traffic
SWIFT recorded its latest peak day on 30 November 2017 with 32,839,705 messages. It was the third peak day of the year, 5.9% above the previous peak on 31 October. A new FIN traffic peak was recorded for Securities traffic, with +6.1 % growth and - for the first time - reaching more than 15 million messages in one day. The traffic peak was recorded in all three regions.
Expressed in million messages (total daily traffic volume - all markets)
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