First published in 2004, ISO 20022 is widely recognised as the standard of the future. As well as being flexible enough to work with the latest technology, ISO 20022 can also adapt to new technology as it emerges.
We continually work to keep our existing standards up to date, in order to bring standards in line with business changes.
With a strong focus on harmonisation and straight-through processing, SWIFT plays an active role in market...
Unambiguous data allows institutions to exchange messages in a more automated way, reducing costs and minimising risks. By acting as Registration Authority for certain reference data standards, we’re supporting consistency across the industry.
ISO 20022 Programme
The adoption of ISO 20022 for cross-border payments and cash reporting messages is set to start in November 2021. It is key that all users start to prepare now.
SWIFT User Handbook
Please visit the User Handbook for all standards-related information.
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