SIX and Credit Suisse play same game with ATM software launch


SIX and Credit Suisse have unveiled ATMfutura – a cash dispenser which displays the same user interface and guidance on all ATMs in Switzerland. SIX and its partners were commissioned by Swiss banks to develop the centralised multivendor software and it is planned to function on all bank ATMs in the alpine nation from 2018. […]

WIR Bank launches new payment card for SMEs in Switzerland

Switzerland to relax fintech rules

Switzerland-based WIR Bank has launched a new payment card for domestic SMEs, with tech provided by SIX Payment Services. It combines the existing functions of the proprietary WIRcard and internationally accepted Visa’s V PAY debit card.

First mobile credit card, PayLife 0100, launched in Austria

First mobile credit card comes to Austria

SIX Payment Services brings to market PayLife 0100, Austria’s first mobile credit card.

Switzerland’s SIX Group and Swisscom target retail payments via mobile app Paymit

Switzerland's SIX Financial Information is now providing FATCA tax information to the IRS

Swiss exchange group SIX and Swiss telecoms company Swisscom are planning to create a Switzerland-wide, universal mobile payment solution in collaboration with banks. The plan encompasses shopping as well as peer-to-peer payments.

SIX to establish Swiss trade repository as Parliament discusses reform


Swiss post-trade specialist SIX Securities Services is planning to establish a central trade repository for derivatives transactions in Switzerland, using the London Stock Exchange’s UnaVista platform. The platform is being built to allow Swiss customers to report under the Swiss Financial Market Infrastructure Act, which is currently in parliamentary consultation.

SIX Securities Services and Euroclear Bank alliance targets Swiss private banks


Swiss post-trade company SIX Securities Services has allied with Belgium’s Euroclear Bank in a deal aimed at Swiss private banks and their high net worth customers.

BNP Paribas and SIX target Belgian payments “monopoly”

BNP Paribas and SIX Payments Services are targeting Belgian markets

BNP Paribas and SIX Payment Services are planning to target merchants in Belgium with a new payments partnership, which they say will offer competition on payment terminals and acquiring services for the first time.

SIX Swiss Group prepares for T+2 settlement

Switzerland's SIX Group is to adopt T+2 settlement

Switzerland’s SIX Group will move to T+2 settlement starting on 6 October 2014, bringing Switzerland into line with the UK, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Russia.

SIX Financial Information gets ready for FATCA

Switzerland's SIX Financial Information is now providing FATCA tax information to the IRS

Switzerland’s SIX Financial Information has begun delivering FATCA tax information to the US Inland Revenue Service, ahead of the controversial extraterritorial tax’s reporting deadline in July.

SIX “greatly regrets” debit card mishap in Switzerland, Liechtenstein

The technical error affected SIX customers in Switzerland and Liechtenstein (pictured)

SIX Payment Services has apologised after a technical glitch caused a number of debit card transactions in Switzerland and Liechtenstein to be accidentally booked twice on 22-23 January. Following the disaster, SIX managed to reverse 99.93% of the double bookings, with the remainder due to be reversed individually in the coming days. On average SIX […]