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Swift to focus on transaction management to fuel faster payments

09/18/20

After two years of helping banks connect globally to domestic faster payments rails, Swift is planning to expand on that concept.

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How faster payments can connect 'islands of processing' between banks

11/26/19

Interoperability has become a top priority in the minds of those advancing faster payments.

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Can JPMorgan Chase's JPM Coin knock off Ripple and Swift?

02/14/19

JPMorgan is prototyping its own digital currency to be used for cross-border payments and, later, other purposes. Will banks find this a palatable alternative to today's most well-known options?

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BB&T-SunTrust, GSE reform's QM problem, Swift's Ripple response: Top stories of the week

02/08/19

Wide coverage of the mega-deal between BB&T and SunTrust; GSE reform, CFPB underwriting rule are on collision course; Swift showing more swagger in its rivalry with Ripple; and more from this week's most-read stories.

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Is this Swift's answer to Ripple?

02/06/19

Swift is showing more swagger in its rivalry with Ripple thanks to progress it has made with a multifaceted payments-tracking technology called GPI.

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Ripple is aiming to overtake Swift banking network, CEO says

11/13/18

Ripple Labs Inc., the blockchain startup whose digital money is often used as a proxy for other cryptocurrency payments, is gaining new customers because financial firms are seeking faster, more up-to-date technology than the Swift banking network, Chief Executive Officer Brad Garlinghouse said.

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Sales problems go beyond Wells; Technology vs. establishment

06/06/18

The OCC finds widespread problems in bank retail sales practices; Ripple and Swift competition for payments pits technology against convention.

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Bank of America launches APIs for corporate clients

01/24/18

Enterprise customers will be able to send payment data to the bank through an application programming interface, rather than as XML or Swift files.

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Ripple adds former NYDFS head to board of directors

11/21/17

The digital-currency startup, which markets software to banks, appears keen to signal that it wants to play by the rules.

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R3 to take on Ripple with cross-border payments blockchain

10/31/17

The bank consortium is going directly after the business of its former partner Ripple in the middle of their legal battle over an option for digital currency worth $1 billion.

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