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29 Sept - 2 Oct 2014

Sibos News
Hong Kong to implement Swift’s infrastructure resiliency service
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Hong Kong has become the second jurisdiction to sign up to use Swift’s Market Infrastructure Resiliency Service to improve operation of its real-time gross settlement system.

FIS to pay €375m for Clear2Pay payments capabilities – gets testing boost as a bonus
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FIS has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Brussels-based payments specialist Clear2Pay for some €375 million, saying that the deal will bolster its global payments capabilities.

Features
Swift’s Chris Church: making plans for Sibos
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As delegates finalise their plans to attend Sibos in Boston this month, Chris Church, chief executive Americas and global head of securities at Swift, discusses what they can expect.

Special Report: Payments modernisation – the future is happening now
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With a revolution in consumer payments happening at the point-of-sale, online and increasingly through the mobile channel, there is a need and an appetite for change across every aspect of the payments industry.

The man from CHAPS

The UK’s Clearing House Automated Payments System turned 30 earlier this year. It wasn’t an anniversary marked [...]

Swift: capitalising on customer collaboration

Swift’s head of banking talks about how the industry co-operative plans to build services based the data flowing through its interbank messaging systems.

Trade: adjusting to a new direction of travel

As trade flows shift across regions and economic headwinds blow, the trade finance business is facing challenges. Anne Queree examines how correspondent banking networks are adapting

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