Patrik Giger, Head Payment Connectivity Services, UBS Switzerland AG
For the fifth time in a row, UBS was named “Best Domestic Cash Manager Switzerland” in the Cash Management Survey 2015 conducted by Euromoney. This success is a result of many years of focussing on customers’ needs and optimal product and service quality.
One component of this range of services is the infrastructure for connecting customer systems directly, for which an interface based on proprietary data exchange has proven itself over the years. This direct connection is used by customers in Switzerland. Internationally, customers mostly use a connection via SWIFT for Corporates or multi-bank services to exchange payment data and reports with their financial institution.
It is already possible now for UBS customers to execute their global financial transactions securely – in particular for international branches. A major goal of the new infrastructure is to make the connection to financial institutions more secure, convenient and standardised. Continue reading