Connection to S.W.I.F.T.

S.W.I.F.T. — Society for World-Wide Interbank Financial Telecommunications) is the leading international organization in the sphere of finance telecommunications. The main destinations of S.W.I.F.T. activity are provision of effective, reliable, confidential and secured from unauthorized access to telecommunication servicing for banks and implementation of works on forms and methods standardization of financial information exchange.

Brief information

S.W.I.F.T. is an international banking consortium with headquarters in Brussels — organization which carries financial responsibility for message transfer between users through its network. Messages content is determined and controlled by their senders and receivers— network users. It is important to note that SWIFT does not manage the assets or accounts of its clients and does not implement clearing and calculations on operations on behalf of client.
Any organization could be a SWIFT member according to SWIFT Board of Directors which carries on the same activity as other Member-companies and realizes transfer of international financial messages. With the assistance of National Group SWIFT Board of Directors defines requirements relevant to SWIFT Chart and local legislation of the country.

The procedure of new user connection to SWIFT system is made every month and divided into two parts :

1. Organizational (entering to SWIFT society in the definite category of user) :
— Filling and sending of entrance application to SWIFT (SWIFT Undertaking);
— Filling of entrance documents in electronic form (contract on software, order form for security equipment and etc.);
— Sending of bank readiness confirmation to SWIFT (Readiness Confirmation).

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2. Technical (organization of physical access of new user to SWIFT network) :
— Determination of user's category;
— Preparation of documents package for sending to SWIFT;
— Development of hardware and software SWIFT system in financial organization and its direct connection to SWIFT system.


Telecommunication access to S.W.I.F.T.

Согласование технических настроек, установка, отладка и тестирование в соответствии с регламентом работ по выбранному способу подключения рассчитываются по индивидуальной смете.
По вопросам подключения к системе SWIFT, пожалуйста, свяжитесь с Абонентским отделом компании «Azeurotel».

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