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Efficiently manage financial message standards

MyStandards is a user-friendly, cost-saving, collaborative tool to manage and implement standards faster and simpler. 

Stay up-to-date with standards changes and manage your organisation’s standards definitions and usage guidelines more efficiently.

Value-add Premium features, such as multi-format documentation, impact analysis and comparison tools, help automate tasks and promote consistent, high quality documentation.


MyStandards was built with the needs of its users at its core. It provides:

  • A freely available online repository of all current and future MT, MX and ISO 20022 standards.
  • A collaborative web platform to publish, share, access and manage standards documentation and market practice guidelines internally and with counterparties.
  • Combined with the MyStandards Readiness Portal for online testing, MyStandards facilitates onboarding to new counterparties or markets and reduces implementation errors.
MyStandards Platform

Browse and search content in a common, structured way

  • Base Standards (MT, MX, ISO 20022)
  • Shared Market Practices (SMPG, PMPG, CGI, EPC)
  • Shared Usage Guidelines (UG)
  • Standards Release change requests

Analyse, compare and assess immediately and efficiently

  • MT version comparison
  • ISO 20022 versions
  • Impact of different versions

Capture and maintain usage guidelines in a formal, consistent way

  • Publish Usage Guidelines (UG) documentation
  • Generate PDF of Base
  • Generate Excel and XML schemas of Base Standards and Usage Guidelines (
  • Collaborate, share, comment and control using a single platform


  • Generate Deployment Packages based on your own Usage Guidelines (UG)
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Strategic advantage

Thoroughly implemented, MyStandards can deliver significant strategic benefits and cost savings to your organisation. 

To help you unlock the full potential of this powerful platform, you can enjoy a host of expert services to kick-start your MyStandards implementation.

  • Coaching: A mix of ad hoc support, formal project reviews, benchmarking and best practice coaching, tailored to your needs.
  • Guidelines creation: Get help with the nuts and bolts of creating your guidelines. We can coach your teams on formalising and standardising tasks – or save time by delegating a large part of this work to our
  • Strategic planning and governance: We’ll help you roll out MyStandards effectively across your organisation by analysing your requirements, helping to define ownership and collaboration approaches, and proposing an effective governance model.
  • Training: We also offer a comprehensive range of standards training courses for your operational, product management, business analysts and IT personnel. [Link underlined to SWIFT Training]