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A largescale transformation is happening in the cross-border payments world

This transformation is being driven by fundamental shifts in client expectations and available technology, coupled with a proliferation of new payment providers and infrastructures.

SWIFT gpi is at the forefront of this transformation and addresses today’s challenges head on.

Through gpi, SWIFT and the global banking community have collaborated to put in place a new standard for handling cross-border payments. 

SWIFT gpi ensures that international payments meet the industry’s needs for speed, traceability and transparency. It allows banks to provide their customers with a transformed payments experience, enabled through easy to use and simple to set up digital tools.

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The future of cross-border payments

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Fast payments

Credit international beneficiaries in seconds and, at most, minutes.

End-to-end tracking

Track payments end-to-end in real-time.

Fee and FX transparency

See bank fees charged and FX rates applied.

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Join a community of 3,700+ banks transforming cross-border payments.

Document centre

Last update: 9 December 2020

Case Study - First National Bank of Omaha (FNBO)

First National Bank of Omaha leverages SWIFT gpi payments data to support international business growth across the...

Last update: 23 October 2020

Case Study - China Minsheng Bank and gpi Stop and Recall

Find out how China Minsheng Bank is delivering value-added services for its corporate customers using the gpi Stop and...

Last update: 8 October 2020

Making low-value cross-border payments simple

Imagine a world where cross-border payments could be made by consumers and small businesses in an easy, predictable...


Unveiling the value of SWIFT gpi for corporates with Citi - Rene Schuurman
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Unveiling the value of SWIFT gpi for corporates with Citi - Rene Schuurman

Case Studies

NAB - Case Study

Read how National Australia Bank has been able to deliver payments information to customers more quickly...

testimonial Enhancing the cross-border payments experience
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Enhancing the cross-border payments experience

How to start your gpi journey

Build your business case

Our new free ebook ‘How to build a business case for SWIFT gpi’ will give you key messages, tips and other useful information to help you make the case for gpi in your organisation.

Get your questions answered

If you have any question related to gpi, get in touch with one of gpi experts.

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Adapted to your market segment


For banks

Transform your cross-border payments offering by delivering fast, trackable and transparent payments services.

SWIFT for Corporates

For corporates

Gain visibility into your international payments, enhance operational efficiency and discover payment insights.

Market Infrastructures

For Market Infrastructures

Deliver value for your community, enable interoperability and guarantee efficient payment clearing with SWIFT gpi.


For Capital Markets

Unlock new benefits for all your payment flows, including those related to settlement, corporate actions, OTC and FX.


For payment application providers

Work with SWIFT during SWIFT gpi adoption - including implementation of universal confirmations for all banks.

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Instant international payments


Financial institution transfer


Case resolution




Pay and trace


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Inbound tracking


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