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Doing more for capital markets

The pressure to increase the efficiency of your operations and reduce costs is relentless. We’re continuously working to address the regulatory demands and competition you’re facing, and investigating the new technology landscape for your operations.

Our solutions for Capital Markets

Regulatory challenges

Regulations in the capital markets

CSDR regulation: Everything you need to know

The Central Securities Depository Regulation (CSDR) has been implemented both to strengthen and protect central securities...

Regulations in the capital markets

SRD II - The Shareholder Rights Directive II

Adopted by the European Council in June 2017, the new Shareholder Rights Directive (SRD II) was...

Regulations in the Capital Markets

SFTR - The Securities Financing Transactions Regulation

The Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (SFTR) was published January 2016. Its objective is to increase transparency...

Industry topics

Swift Strategy

Smarter securities

Making post-trade processes more efficient, transparent and less complex.

Customer segments


Strong foundations for investment management

Investment managers face increasing competition, cost pressures and regulatory demands. To succeed, you need strong operational...



With us, you can extend your reach across more than 200 countries and streamline your front-...


Automation for funds distributors, platforms and transfer agents

Investors and regulators expect increased levels of transparency, compliance and customer service


Swift for custodians

Automate your business flows and leverage our community of market participants to reach new clients and...

Foreign Exchange


Swift and CLS

CLS is a unique financial market infra-structure of critical importance to the FX industry. Swift provides...


Confirmation Copy

Our new Confirmation Copy service will automatically copy your trade confirmation messages to a selected third...



The multi-asset confirmation matching solution 

Download the UTI paper

How can a unique transaction identifier for the securities industry help you prevent settlement fails, reduce costs and risk, and improve your customers’ experience? Download our paper to find out.