Global Payments Innovation Initiatives

The three reasons why you should upgrade your SWIFT interface now

Cyber, Standards and Effortless Payments

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10,000 banks to adopt gpi

SWIFT Community endorses global gpi adoption

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SEB goes live on SWIFT’s global payments innovation service

SWIFT gpi enables SEB to offer a fast, transparent and trackable international payments service to its clients.


SWIFT Middle East Regional Conference 2018

24 to 25 September, Dubaï, United Arab Emirates


Customer Security Programme (CSP)

Reinforcing the security of the global banking system

White papers

Explore our white papers on a variety of industry topics.

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Africa Payments: Insights into African transaction flows

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20 June 2018

SWIFT white paper explores trends in transaction banking in Africa and what is driving these changes and looks at possible evolution scenarios that will impact banking in Africa in the years to come.

  • Future of payments and banking

Corporate Banking in India: a Call for Action

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11 May 2018

BCG and SWIFT report on the challenges faced by correspondent banks in India.

  • Future of payments and banking

Raising the cyber security bar in the journey to a digital India

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7 May 2018

Research by Booz Allen Hamilton and SWIFT on how to tackle cyber security and support the march to a digital India

  • Future of payments and banking

Rewiring the securities landscape in China

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17 April 2018

Information Paper

  • Securities

Cross-border securities market infrastructure links

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28 November 2017

Lessons and perspectives for Asia Pacific

  • Securities

ISO 20022 for Unifying FinTech

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3 November 2017

Discussion paper
The aim of this paper is to socialise views regarding the value of ISO 20022 standards in the evolving FinTech landscape.

  • Standards

Risk and compliance index

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Last update: 
31 October 2017

vulnerabilities and priorities for Corporates in Asia Pacific

  • Compliance Info Papers

Blockchain: gpi Nostro Proof of Concept - interim report

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13 October 2017

Can Distributed Ledger Technology finally pave the way for real-time Nostro reconciliation and liquidity optimisation?

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International payments: accelerating banks’ transformation

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2 October 2017

By Romary Barbey, Stefan Dab, Harry Newman, Wim Raymaekers, and Yann Senant

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