Harmonization of payment transactions

The journey into the new world of payment transactions

The harmonization of payment transactions in Switzerland is a scheme being undertaken by the entire Swiss financial center. PostFinance is making an active contribution to shaping the future of payment transactions. The aim is to systematically plan the transition to the new world of payment transactions and ensure that the changeover runs smoothly for you. PostFinance will accompany you on the way to this goal: From 2016 until the end of 2017 we will offer a parallel phase during which you can gradually switch to the new formats.

Current information

Our main aim was to produce a customer-friendly solution

The software provider Proffix implemented the new ISO 20022 message formats as part of a pilot project with PostFinance. In an interview, CEO Peter Herger discusses the most important objectives and findings for Proffix, and offers some advice.

For companies

The harmonization of payment transactions affects all companies. The software that is used for payment transactions is of key significance in this process.

For software partners

Offer your customers added value. PostFinance would like to coordinate the development and testing of the software with you.

For financial institutions

PostFinance is a reliable partner supporting financial institutions with technical questions on adapting systems and testing the new pacs formats.